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Find Local Races

by Katie Skrzek

Sep 9, 2014

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Tips / Travel

Are you interested in running a 5K? Looking to sign up for your first marathon? Active.com is your one-stop website for finding races by location.


You can enter a time frame, a distance from your location or sort by most popular. A list will populate, depending on your search options, with the date, location and type of race. The list also includes important alerts about when the registration price will go up and when registration ends. View maps/directions, search participants and sign up for email alerts. You can register directly on the website.


If you’re interested in browsing all race options, here are the running categories: 1K, 5K, 8K, 10K, 15K,  one mile, five mile, 25 mile, half marathon (13.1 miles) and marathon (26.2 miles). You can also search by age group. In addition to running, you can browse upcoming triathlons and bike racing.



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