Inaugural Events to Do in 2012

Inaugural Events to Do in 2012

Make history by participating in an inaugural event in 2012. These races offer unforgettable experiences across the country. Start building your race calendar and sign up for your next race.

Smuttynose Palooza - Cabin Fever 5K

Milford, New Hampshire - January 14, 2012

Come out and party for the Smuttynose Palooza's first annual Cabin Fever 5K. As an addition to the palooza's main half marathon event, this race kicks the day off for an out-and-back 3.1-mile loop. Read More

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2012 Orangeman Running Series

San Juan Capistrano and Dana Point, California - Various dates from February to April

From a San Juan Hills trail run to a half marathon in Dana Point, this running series offers some of the prettiest terrain in southern California. Sign up for all three events and get a package discount. Read More

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Phoenix Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K & Kids 1K

Phoenix, Arizona - March 3, 2012

This race features a beautiful course that begins near the iconic "Phoenix" sign at the top of Usery Pass and continues downhill into Mesa. Proceeds will benefit Arizona Brainfood, which helps underprivileged children who do not receive adequate nutrition while away from school. Read More

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NC Half Marathon at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Concord, North Carolina - March 25, 2012

Race organizers invite participants to make road racing history at the Charlotte Motor Speedway by running all three tracks for an unforgettable half marathon experience. The finisher's medal is looking to be monumental with moving parts and LED lights. Read More

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Hollywood Half Marathon and 5K

Hollywood, California - April 7, 2012

Run the famed Hollywood Boulevard at this glitzy, one-of-a-kind event. The race starts and ends at Universal Studios. Proceeds will benefit the American Heart Association and the Los Angeles Youth Network. Read More

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Divas Half Marathon in San Francisco Bay

Burlingame, California - May 6, 2012

Challenge yourself to run like a DIVA at this girl power event. Enjoy the sparkle and bling of your post-race finisher medal as you get a rose from a firefighter at the finish line. Read More

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Divas Half Marathon in North Myrtle Beach

North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina - May 20, 2012

Enjoy all the perks of running like a DIVA while cruising through this breathtaking, North Myrtle Beach course. It includes ocean and golf course views that showcase this cute beach community Read More

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The Women's Half Marathon Bloomington, Minn. Home of Mall of America

Bloomington, Minnesota - August 26, 2012

Organizers encourage you to grab your girlfriends for an unforgettable weekend of sales tax free shopping, award-winning dinning and great entertainment topped off with a world class half marathon or 5K. Read More

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