Whether your resolution is to slim down, be more active or try something new, here are eight races to help you start off on the right foot in 2014.
New Year's Resolution Ultra Run and RelayDecember 28, 2013 - Kaneohe, Hawaii 1 of 9
Race through paradise as an individual or build a team of 4 to 6 people for the New Year's Resolution Ultra Run and Relay. The event begins at 7 p.m. and participants will run through the Kualoa Ranch trails in the Kaa'away Valley on Oahu.
Middlebury Resolution RunJanuary 1, 2014 - Middlebury, Indiana 2 of 9
The Middlebury Resolution Run is the perfect opportunity to celebrate the new year and give back to those in need. Race proceeds benefit the Middlebury Community Food Pantry, which serves up to 200 families each week.
San Diego Resolution Run 5K and 15KJanuary 4, 2014 - San Diego, California 3 of 9
Keep your resolution to get fit and take advantage of the warm California weather at this race around Mission Bay in San Diego. Sign up for the 5K, or take on a bigger challenge and run the 15K.
Nashville New Year's Resolution Run 5K Run/WalkJanuary 4, 2014 - Nashville, Tenessee 4 of 9
Run this resolution race that starts at the Country Music Hall of Fame in downtown Nashville to benefit the United Cerebral Palsy of Middle Tennessee. All registrants will receive a shirt, collector's cup and Michelob Ultra (runners over 21) and are invited to stay for the prizes and post-race festivities.
29th Annual Resolution RunJanuary 5, 2014 - Phoenix, Arizona 5 of 9
Run or walk the 29th annual event to celebrate the start of a happy, healthy new year. There will be separate divisions and prizes for the top walkers and runners in various age group divisions. Participants will receive a long-sleeve shirt and bagels from Lox, Stock & Bagels, plus a chance to win door prizes at the race.
myTEAM TRIUMPH Resolution RunJanuary 1, 2014 - Girardeau, Missouri 6 of 9
This event supports myTEAM TRIUMPH, an athletic ride along program that matches endurance athletes with disabled adults and children to create opportunities for event participation. Celebrate a great cause and a new year with other fitness enthusiasts at the finish-line pancake breakfast.
Resolution Run 10K/5K/1MDecember 31, 2013 - Las Vegas, Nevada 7 of 9
Before you head out to a holiday party, send off 2013 the active way. Run the 5K or 10K around Kellogg-Zaher Park on the Bonanza Trail in Nevada. Participants will receive a long-sleeve technical shirt and will be entered into a raffle. After you cross the finish line, toast your accomplishment and the new year with sparkling cider and grape juice.
Rio Grill's Resolution RunJanuary 1, 2014 - Carmel, California 8 of 9
Run the 10K or 5K on New Year's Day on trails and roads in Carmel-By-The-Sea. Participants receive a full brunch with registration and are encouraged to stick around for an awards ceremony and prize drawing. Walkers, strollers and leashed dogs are welcome at this family-friendly event.