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Race Calendar 2018

This calendar is subject to change throughout the year based on the additions and subtractions by area race directors. Please check back often and use the contact information for races whenever possible.

If you have a race you would like to see posted here, please contact Tony Recker, email.  If your race is listed here but italizied please contact Tony with any updates for the new year. The Nashville Striders will list any running event in Tennessee or within 100 miles of Nashville.

There may be other local races that were not brought to the attention of the Nashville Striders or you may be looking for a race in other parts of the country. Try www.runningintheusa.com and use the search tools to find what you are looking for! Some of the running clubs listed on our "Club/Related Links" page have event calendars as well.

Races tagged with an * are a part of the Nashville Strider's Grand Prix Series. Races in italics are tentative - they were held the last several years but dates and times need to be confirmed.

JANUARY



FEBRUARY

Feb 24
Cummins Falls Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K and 5K

8 AM Marathon and Half Marathon, 9 AM 10K and 5K, Cummins Falls State Park, 390 Cummins Falls Lane, Cookeville, TN
Information: Ray email ray.cutcher@tn.gov, www.facebook.com  
 


MARCH

March 3
Tom King Classic Half Marathon and 5K
8 am Half Marathon, 8:15 5K, Nissan Stadium, 1 Titans Way, Nashville, TN
Information: Peter 615-293-8862, email: pasta4run@aol.com, www.tomkingclassic.com 

March 10
Stride at the Streets 5K
8:00 AM Streets of Indian Lake, Hendersonville, TN
Information: Chrissy 615-826-0042, email classiter@cchville.org 
Registration: www.strideatthestreets.itsyourrace.com 

March 17
Saint Patrick's Day Music City Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K

Half Marathon 8:00 AM, 10K 8:15 AM, 5K 8:30 AM, East Bank Landing, 2 Victory Ave., Nashville, TN
Information/Registration: www.team-magic.com 

APRIL

April 14
Purity Moosic City DairyPure Dash 5k, Regions 10K,
The Smitty 15K, and the Lee Company Glenn Wunder Mighty Mile

7:00 AM 1 Mile, 7:30 AM 5K, 8:00 AM 10K/15K, Metro Center, Athens Way and Rosa Parks Blvd., Nashville, TN
Information: Smitty, 615-851-2630, email thesmitty15k@gmail.com


MAY



JUNE



JULY



ALL EVENTS FROM THIS POINT TO THE END OF THE YEAR WERE COPIED FROM 2017 AND NOT MODIFIED AS OF 10/8/17


July 22
Goodlettsville Four Mile Classic benefiting Joe Vickers Fantastic Kids & 1 Mile Family Walk/Run
7:00 AM 4 mile race, 7:15 1 mile walk, Moss-Wright Park, 745 Caldwell Drive, Goodlettsville, TN
Information: Leslie: joevickersfantastickids@gmail.comjvfantastickids.com 

July 29
Nashville Striders' Annual 5K and Picnic

5:30 PM Shelter #11 Edwin Warner Park, Nashville, TN 
Information: Peter Pressman email pasta4run@aol.com  
ChampionChip Timing, Race Management by Nashville Striders 
Registration: Membership in Nashville Striders and shared picnic dish 


August

August 5
Smyrna Parks 5K Challenge and the Monty Mile
7:30 AM Sharp Springs Park, Smyrna, TN
Information/Registration: Email marty.smith@townofsmyrna.orgwww.register.chronotrack.com 

August 5
Bicentennial 5K Blowout
7:30 AM Historic Downtown Square, Lawerenceburg, TN
Information/Registration: email casey.willis@lpnt.netolivia.white@lpnt.net, 931-201-0634

August 5
Red Apple Days 5K
7:00 AM Auburntown Community Center, Auburntown, TN
Information: 615-464-8865, email: neonroadrunner7@gmail.com 
Registration: www.redappledays.com 

August 12
Tomato 5K 2017 and Kids Fun Run
7:00 AM Fun Run, 7:30 AM 5K, 10th and Woodland Street, East Nashville, TN
Information/Registration: Ronald 615-228-5525, rgooch@ymcamidtn.orgwww.ymcamidtn.org 

August 12
Tough Mudder 5K
Various times, Nissan Stadium, Nashville, TN
Information/Registration: www.toughmudder.com 

August 19
Wild Thang 9 Mile Trail Run
8:30 AM Long Hunter State Park, 2910 Hobson Pike, Hermitage, TN
Information: Diana 615-347-5822, email diana.bibeau@gmail.comForm 

August 26
Hermitage Fitness Back in the Day K (5K & 10K)
6:50 AM 10K, 7:00 AM 5K, Stones River Greenway, Kohl's Trailhead, 2330 Jackson Downs Blvd., Nashville, TN
Information/Registration: Glynis email Glynis@backinthedayk.comwww.backinthedayk.com 
 
August 26
5th Annual Nashville Urban Runoff 5k

7:30 AM Dripping Bird, Shelby Bottoms Park, Nashville, TN
Information: Email: jennifer@tnstormwater.orgelizabeth.wilson@nashville.gov 

 

September


September 2
Race 13.1 Nashville (Half Marathon, 10K, Best Buddies 5K)
7:30 AM Bicentennial Mall State Park, Nashville, TN
Information/Registration: www.race131.com 

September 9
Heroes in Recovery 6K Run*
8:00 AM Liepers Fork, TN
Information/Registration: www.heroesinrecovery.com  
ChampionChip Timing - Race Management by Nashville Striders

September 9
Steps of Success 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run
8:00 AM Shelby Bottoms Park, Nashville, TN
Information: 615-997-6841, email info@stepsofsuccess5k.org  

September 9
4th Annual Stop, Drop, and Run 5K and Fun Run
7:30 AM Fun Run, 8:00 AM 5K, Gateway Christian Center, 120 East Ave., Goodlettsville, TN
Information: Rhonda 615-844-2644, email: rhonda.briley@simmonsbank.com 

September 9
Komen Upper Cumberland Race for the Cure 5K
8:00 AM Cityscape's Fall Fun Fest, N Dixie Ave., Cookeville, TN
Information/Registration: www.komencentraltennessee.org 

September 9
6th Annual Ruby Run 5K/10K
8:00 AM Antioch UMC, 40 Antioch Rd., Leoma, TN 38468
Information/Registration: Brian 931-629-0629, email dbrianbeck@gmail.com 

September 16
Hustle for the House 5K and Kathy Dungan 1 Mile Fun Run
7:30 AM 1 mile, 8:00 AM 5K, Nashville Ronald McDonald House, 2144 Fairfax Ave., Nashville, TN
Information/Registration: www.rmhcnashville.com 

September 16
Stacy B Windrow 5K

8:00 AM Olive Branch Church, 1115 Minerva Drive, Murfreesboro, TN
Information: www.feedamericafirst.com, email jonell.hinsey@gmail.com 
Registration: www.stacy5k.com/race/ 

September 16
Hendersonville Half Marathon
7:00 AM The Streets of Indian Lake, Hendersonville, TN
Information/Registration: www.hendersonvillehalf.com 

September 16
Rooster Run 5K and 1 Mile Fryer Walk
9:00 AM 5K, 9:15 AM Walk, Downtown Springfield, 409 Locust Street, Springfield, TN
Information: www.casaofrobertsoncounty.org 

September 17
9/11 Heroes Run
3:00 PM (Eastern) Memorial Auditorium, 329 McCallie Ave, Chattanooga, TN
Information/Registration: www.travismanion.org 

September 17
The Lost Loon Triathlon
9:30 AM Long Hunter State Park, 2910 Hobson Pike, Hermitage, TN
Information/Registration: www.lostloons.com 

September 23
Nashville GiGi's Pajama Run 5K and One Mile Walk
8:00 AM Shelters 9 & 11, Edwin Warner Park, 75 Vaughn Road, Nashville, TN
Information/Registration: Mark 615-695-2038, Emailwww.support.gigisplayhouse.org 

September 23
Dairy Hill Stampede 5K, 10K
8:00 AM MTSU Dairy, 3211 Guy James Rd., Lascassas, TN
Information: 615-970-8065, www.tnfacct.com 

September 23
Run With Rotary 5K/10K and Fun Run
8:00 AM Brentwood High School, 5304 Murray Lane, Brentwood, TN
Information: www.runwithrotarytn.com 

September 23
26th Annual Nashville AIDS Walk & 5K Run
9:00 AM Public Square Park, 3rd and Union, Nashville, TN
Information/Registration: www.nashvilleaideswalk.com 

October

October 1
Greenway Marathon and Half Marathon

7:30 AM Percy Priest Dam Trailhead, Nashville, TN
Information: www.frostbiterc.org/greenway-marathon.html 
Registration: www.reg2run.com 

October 7
Nashville Oktoberfest 5K Bier Run*

8:00 AM Germantown, Nashville,TN
Information: www.thenashvilleoktoberfest.com, Mail in Form 
ChampionChip Timing - Race Management by Nashville Striders 

October 7
11th Annual Two Lakes Trail Run
11:00 AM Montgomery Bell State Park, Jackson Hill Road, Burns, TN
Information: www.tennesseerunningtour.com 

October 7
Run the Rolling Hills Cross Country 5K and Kids Fun Run
9:00 AM Campbellsville United Methodist Church, Campbellsville, TN
Information: email: campbellsvilletn5k@hotmail.comwww.runtherollinghills.wordpress.com 

October 8
RunWild Shelby Bottoms 6 Miler
8:00 AM Shelby Bottoms Park, 1099 Shadow Lane, Nashville, TN
Information: www.nashvillerunning.com

October 14
2nd Annual 5K Run/Walk for Literacy and 1 Mile Fun R
un for Kids
7:30 AM Two Rivers Park Shelters 1 through 4 and Greenway (Wave Country), Nashville, TN 

October 14
Every Girl Counts Fall Classic 5K
8 AM The Park at Harlinsdale Farm, 239 Franklin Rd., Franklin, TN
Information: Rene email rene@everygirlcounts.comwww.everygirlcounts.com 
Registration: www.eventbrite.com  

October 14
Rock Island 5 Miler
11:00 AM Rock Island State Park, Rock Island, TN
Information: Blaine Wilcher 931-743-2461, email: stereotypeb17@yahoo.com, www.tennesseerunningtour.com 

October 15
Seven Bridges Marathon, Four Bridges Half Marathon, and 5K
7:00 AM Marathon, 7:30 AM Half Marathon, 7:45 5K, Cherokee Blvd. at Renaissance Park, Chattanooga, TN
Information: www.sevenbridgesmarathon.com 
Registration: www.7bridgesmarathon.itsyourrace.com 

October 21
Hope and Possibility 5 Miler and 1 Miler*

8:00 AM 5 Miler, 8:05 AM 1 Mile, Dominican Campus, 4210 Harding Pike, Nashville, TN
Information: Sarah Hart, 615-483-5823, achillesnashville@gmail.com,  www.achilles5miler.racesonline.com 
ChampionChip Timing - Race Management by Nashville Striders

October 21
2017 Upper Cumberland Haunted Half Marathon
7:00 AM Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN
Information/Registration: www.runhauntedhalf.com 

October 21
2017 Rock and Road Races
30 mile Relay, 30 mile Crazy Owl, 5K
8:00 AM 30 mile events, 8:30 5K, Steeplechase Grandstand, Percy Warner Park, Old Hicory Blvd/Vaughn Rd
Information: www.rockandroad.racesonline.com 

October 21
Pilot Knob 10K
11:00 am Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park, Eva, TN
Information: Mike Bell 731-441-1468, email mbell@henryk12.netwww.tennesseerunningtour.com 

October 21
5 Glow Walk/Run and Fun Run
6:30 PM Fun Run, 7:30 PM 5K, Winfree Bryant Middle School, 1213 Leeville Pike, Lebanon, TN
Information/Registration: www.shineforshelby.com  

October 22
Defeated Creek Half Marathon
8:00 AM 140 Marina Lane, Defeated, TN
Information: www.nashvillerunning.com

October 28
Rollin' Nolen 10 Miler

7:00 AM Nolensville High School, 1600 Summerlyn Drive, Nolensville, TN
Information: Scott Alexander email: rollinnolen@outlook.comwww.rollinnolen.com 

October 28
PurpleStride Nashville 2017 5K Run/Walk
8:00 AM Edwin Warner Park, 50 Vaughn Way, Nashville, TN
Information/Registration: www.support.pancan.org 

October 28
Fury Friends 5K
7:00 AM The Streets of Indian Lake, Hendersonville, TN
Information: Dalton Bowman, email daltonbowman18@gmail.com,  

October 28
Montgomery Bell Monster Dash 5K/10K
8:00 AM Montgomery Bell State Park, Highway 70 E., White Bluff, TN
Information: Chris email mbmonsterdash@gmail.comwww.facebook.com 

October 28
Zombie 5K Trail Run 1 Mile Fun Run and Halloween Fest
5:00 PM Fun Run, 5:30 5K, McCoy Farm and Gardens, 1715 Anderson Pike, Signal Mtn., TN
Information/Registration: www.itsyourrace.com 

October 28
Halloween Hunt 5 Miler
11:00 AM Long Hunter State Park, Highway 151, Hermitage, TN
Information: Tomas 615-390-6977, email tomasdepaulis@att.netwww.frostbiterc.com 

October 28
Komen Greater Nashville Race for the Cure 5K, 10K and 1 Mile walk
9:00 AM Maryland Farms, 5101 Maryland Way, Brentwood, TN
Information/Registration: www.komencentraltennessee.org