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7 Must-Do 5K Races in the United States

There are thousands of 5K races across the United States every year, but these stand out from the rest.

According to Running USA’s latest data, there are more than 15,000 5K races in the United States, and more than 8.3 million 5K finishers. That’s a lot of events and a lot of runners. Still, a few 5K road races stand out from the pack. Whether it’s scenery, tradition, the attention of elite runners or the sheer size, these 5Ks offer something a little more, ensuring an unforgettable race-day experience.

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