5K, 10K, Half & Full Marathons

  • 5k races
    NameCityDateWebsite
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 29 June 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 29 June 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 2 July 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    Amesbury Days 5K Amesbury, MA 2 July 2022 Amesbury Days 5K
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 2 July 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 6 July 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 6 July 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    Race for Open Space Nantucket, MA 9 July 2022 Race for Open Space
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 9 July 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 9 July 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    IPA 5K Newburyport, MA 10 July 2022 IPA 5K
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 13 July 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 13 July 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Summer Classic 5K Cambridge, MA 14 July 2022 Summer Classic 5K
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 16 July 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 16 July 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    ASGCC Provincetown 5K Provincetown, MA 17 July 2022 ASGCC Provincetown 5K
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 20 July 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 20 July 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    Berna's Great Legs 5K Lowell, MA 21 July 2022 Berna's Great Legs 5K
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 23 July 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 23 July 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 27 July 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 27 July 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 30 July 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 30 July 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 3 August 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 3 August 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 6 August 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Feast Of the Blessed Sacrament 5K New Bedford, MA 6 August 2022 Feast Of the Blessed Sacrament 5K
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 6 August 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    Funky Monkey Seekonk, MA 7 August 2022 Funky Monkey
    Cape Ann TripleThreat Half Marathon Rockport, MA 7 August 2022 Cape Ann TripleThreat Half Marathon
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 10 August 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 10 August 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 13 August 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 13 August 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Sweltering Summer Ultra Pittsfield, MA 13 August 2022 Sweltering Summer Ultra
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 17 August 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 17 August 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 20 August 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 20 August 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 24 August 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 24 August 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 27 August 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 27 August 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 31 August 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 31 August 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 3 September 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 3 September 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Johnny Kelley Races Hyannis, MA 4 September 2022 Johnny Kelley Races
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 7 September 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 7 September 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Dracut Old Home Day 5K Dracut, MA 10 September 2022 Dracut Old Home Day 5K
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 10 September 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 10 September 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    IPA 5K Newburyport, MA 11 September 2022 IPA 5K
    Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K Wakefield, MA 14 September 2022 Mystic Runners Lake Q 5K
    Danvers 5K Fun Run Danvers, MA 14 September 2022 Danvers 5K Fun Run
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 17 September 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    girlygirl P.A.R.T.S. 5K for Ovarian Cancer Hyannis, MA 17 September 2022 girlygirl P.A.R.T.S. 5K for Ovarian Cancer
    CMS 52 Week 5K Series Worcester, MA 17 September 2022 CMS 52 Week 5K Series
    Littleton Road Race Littleton, MA 18 September 2022 Littleton Road Race
    Fall Classic 5K Cambridge, MA 18 September 2022 Fall Classic 5K
    K9Memorial Park Beach Warrior Obstacle Course Westport, MA 18 September 2022 K9Memorial Park Beach Warrior Obstacle Course
    Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race - New England Southwick, MA 24 September 2022 Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race - New England
    Wine Run at Westport Rivers Vineyard & Winery Westport, MA 24 September 2022 Wine Run at Westport Rivers Vineyard & Winery
    Jamaica Pond parkrun Boston, MA 24 September 2022 Jamaica Pond parkrun
    Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race - New England Southwick, MA 25 September 2022 Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race - New England
    More to the Story, Suicide Prevention 5K/10K Cotuit, MA 2 October 2022 More to the Story, Suicide Prevention 5K/10K
    Wildcat 5K Trail Run-Walk-Wag Boxford, MA 8 October 2022 Wildcat 5K Trail Run-Walk-Wag
    Miles for Kyle 5K Swampscott, MA 16 October 2022 Miles for Kyle 5K
    Run by the Bay Duxbury, MA 22 October 2022 Run by the Bay
    Screech at the Beach Mashpee, MA 22 October 2022 Screech at the Beach
    MUEF Spooky 5K Upton, MA 23 October 2022 MUEF Spooky 5K
    Close the Loop 5K Boston, MA 30 October 2022 Close the Loop 5K
    Jerry's Run for All Ages 5K Wakefield, MA 5 November 2022 Jerry's Run for All Ages 5K
    Run for Veterans 5K Lakeville, MA 5 November 2022 Run for Veterans 5K
    Run to Overcome 5K Haverhill, MA 6 November 2022 Run to Overcome 5K
    Ocean View Half Marathon Ipswich, MA 6 November 2022 Ocean View Half Marathon
    Harborside Half Marathon Newburyport, MA 13 November 2022 Harborside Half Marathon
    Boston River Run Boston, MA 13 November 2022 Boston River Run
    Westborough Turkey Trot Westborough, MA 19 November 2022 Westborough Turkey Trot
    Camp Harbor View Citython 5K Boston, MA 19 November 2022 Camp Harbor View Citython 5K
    BIGGSteps Boston 5K Needham, MA 20 November 2022 BIGGSteps Boston 5K
    Feaster Five Andover, MA 24 November 2022 Feaster Five
    Running of the Pilgrims Plymouth, MA 24 November 2022 Running of the Pilgrims
    Winter Lights 5K Plymouth, MA 2 December 2022 Winter Lights 5K
    Winter Classic 5K Cambridge, MA 4 December 2022 Winter Classic 5K
    Happy Holidays Half Merrython Gloucester, MA 4 December 2022 Happy Holidays Half Merrython

    About 5k races

    A 5k is the shortest of the common running event distances, consisting of 3.1 miles (5 kilometers). These events can either be competitive or social, depending on the particular one you are looking into. They are the most popular of road running events because of their relatively short distance which allows not only the seasoned runners to run, but novice runners, joggers and new-comers as well.

    How did we choose the best 5k events in Massachusetts? 

    We checked what events runners looked for the most and we compared statistics on how many runners held interest in any given event. Feedback left by runners who participated in the course was also considered. Other factors included how long the course has been around, the bling and medals, what runners thought of them and how scenic the course is.

    What are the best 5Ks in the Boston Area?

    There are many to choose from here as the Boston Area is host to many 5k races throughout it's many communities. Some of these are charity events for fundraising, some fun runs and others racing events but it all comes down to the runners.  Some of the notable 5k running events include the Thursday Night Fever 5K, B.A.A. 5k, Starry Night 5k and Meow Mile 5k. These are just a few of the many 5K events in the Boston area.

    What are the best 5Ks in Worcester?

    There are many 5K events to choose from in Worcester, as it has many neighborhoods that host races.   Some of these are charity events for fundraising, some fun runs and others racing events but it all comes down to the runners.  Some of the notable 5k running events include the Canal Digger 5k and the Newton Hill 5K. These are just a few of the many 5K events in the Worcester area.

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  • 10k races
    NameCityDateWebsite
    Funky Monkey Seekonk, MA 7 August 2022 Funky Monkey
    Johnny Kelley Races Hyannis, MA 4 September 2022 Johnny Kelley Races
    Salem Road Race Salem, MA 11 September 2022 Salem Road Race
    More to the Story, Suicide Prevention 5K/10K Cotuit, MA 2 October 2022 More to the Story, Suicide Prevention 5K/10K
    Chatham In The Fall Chatham, MA 20 November 2022 Chatham In The Fall

    About 10k races

    A 10k is one of the most common running event distances, consisting of 6.2 miles (10 kilometers). These events can either be competitive or more for fun, depending on the particular one you are looking into. They are twice the distance of the 5k and still  relatively short in distance. Less runners tend to participate then the 5k, but these events still get a lot of not only seasoned runners, but novice runners and joggers in attendance.

    How did we choose the best 10k events in Massachusetts? 

    We checked what events runners looked for the most and we compared statistics on how many runners held interest in any given event. Feedback left by runners who participated in the course was also considered. Other factors included how long the course has been around, the bling and medals, what runners thought of them and how scenic the course is.

    What are the best 10Ks in the Cape Cod area?

    There are many 10K  races to choose from in the Cape Cod area as the many communities and neighborhoods of the city host race events. Some of these are charity events for fundraising, some fun runs and others racing events but it all comes down to the runners.  Some of the notable 10k running events include the Zooma Cape Cod 10k and the Cape Cod Canal 10k. These are just a few of the many available events.

    What are the best 10Ks in the Boston area?

    There are many 10K  races to choose from in the Boston area as the many communities and neighborhoods of the city host race events. Some of these are charity events for fundraising, some fun runs and others racing events but it all comes down to the runners.  Some of the notable 10k running events include the Tufts Health Plan 10k for Women, Run 10 Feed 10 Boston Fun Run and the Canton Road Race 10k. These are just a few of the many available events.

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  • Half marathons
    NameCityDateWebsite
    Cape Ann TripleThreat Half Marathon Rockport, MA 7 August 2022 Cape Ann TripleThreat Half Marathon
    Funky Monkey Seekonk, MA 7 August 2022 Funky Monkey
    Half Marathon-by-the-Sea Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA 25 September 2022 Half Marathon-by-the-Sea
    Baystate Marathon Lowell, MA 16 October 2022 Baystate Marathon
    Around Cape Ann Half Marathon Gloucester, MA 16 October 2022 Around Cape Ann Half Marathon
    Ocean View Half Marathon Ipswich, MA 6 November 2022 Ocean View Half Marathon
    Harborside Half Marathon Newburyport, MA 13 November 2022 Harborside Half Marathon
    Feaster Five Andover, MA 24 November 2022 Feaster Five
    Happy Holidays Half Merrython Gloucester, MA 4 December 2022 Happy Holidays Half Merrython

    About Half marathons

    A Half Marathon event consists of running 13 miles (21 kilometers) and as the label suggests, is half of a standard Marathon which is a total of 26 miles. The popularity, participants of the half marathon distance and its events have significantly grown since the early 2000's and they continue to do so, with massive events popping up all over the states. The growth rate of participants for the half distance is currently higher than that of the full.

    How did we choose the best Half Marathon events in Massachusetts? 

    We checked what events runners looked for the most and we compared statistics on how many runners held interest in any given event. Feedback left by runners who participated in the course was also considered. Other factors included how long the course has been around, the bling and medals, what runners thought of them and how scenic the course is.

    What are the best Half Marathons on the coast of Massachusetts?

    There are many to choose from that feature the beautiful ocean views! Some of these are charity events for fundraising, some fun runs and others racing events but it all comes down to the runners.  Some of the notable Half Marathon running events include the Nantucket Half Marathon, the Half Marathon By-the-Sea and the Harwich Cranberry Harvest Half Marathon.  There are many other Halfs, so these are just a sampling of the races available.

    What are the best Half Marathons in the Boston area?

    There are many to choose from here as the Boston area has many communities. Some of these are charity events for fundraising, some fun runs and others racing events but it all comes down to the runners.  Some of the notable Half Marathon running events include the Boston Half Marathon, the Baystate Half Marathom and the Wilmington Half Marathon.  There are many other Boston Area Halfs, so these are just a sampling of the races available.

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  • Marathons
    NameCityDateWebsite
    Baystate Marathon Lowell, MA 16 October 2022 Baystate Marathon

    About Marathons

    Marathon events consist of 26 miles (42 kilometers) and the courses are typically laid out through roads. Starting in the Olympics in the early 1900's, marathons have quickly picked up in popularity and in 2107 there are currently more than 800 events being held, and that number is consistently growing.

    How did we choose the best Marathon events in Massachusetts? 

    We checked what events runners looked for the most and we compared statistics on how many runners held interest in any given event. Feedback left by runners who participated in the course was also considered. Other factors included how long the course has been around, the bling and medals, what runners thought of them and how scenic the course is.

    What are the best Marathons in the Boston area?

    Some of these are charity events for fundraising, some fun runs and others racing events but it all comes down to the runners.  Some of the notable Marathon running events include the famous Boston Marathon and Charles River Marathon, to name a few.

    What are the best Marathons in the Cape Cod area?

    There are many marathons to choose from in Cape Cod! Some of these are charity events for fundraising, some fun runs and others racing events but it all comes down to the runners.  Some of the notable Marathon running events include the Cape Cod Trail Marathon, Cape Cod Marathon and Martha's Vineyard Marathon, to give you a few ideas. There are plenty to choose from!

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