5K, 10K, Half & Full Marathons

  • 5k races
    NameCityDateWebsite
    Grand Teton Half Marathon Jackson, WY 3 June 2022 Grand Teton Half Marathon
    Superday 5K Cheyenne, WY 25 June 2022 Superday 5K
    Jackson Hole Half Marathon Jackson Hole, WY 2 July 2022 Jackson Hole Half Marathon
    Challenge for Charities Lander, WY 4 July 2022 Challenge for Charities
    Watch For Traffic 5K Cheyenne, WY 27 August 2022 Watch For Traffic 5K
    Wolf Creek Wrangle Wolf, WY 17 September 2022 Wolf Creek Wrangle

    About 5k races

    A 5k is the shortest of the common running event distances researched on Runnerclick, 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 Wyoming? 

    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 Cheyenne?

    There are many to choose from here as Cheyenne is host to many 5k races throughout it's many cities and 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 Five Fifty Fifty Run/Walk for Mental Health and the Cheyenne Firecracker 5K. These are just a couple of the many runs offered in Cheyenne.

     

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  • 10k races
    NameCityDateWebsite
    Wolf Creek Wrangle Wolf, WY 17 September 2022 Wolf Creek Wrangle

    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 Wyoming? 

    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 Sheridan?

    There are many to choose from here as Sheridan is host to many 10k 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.  One of the notable 10k running events include Run 'til You're Green.

    10Ks in Jackson Hole:

    There are many 10Ks in Jackson Hole, but one you will definitely want to run includes Old Bill's Fun Run for Charities.

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  • Half marathons
    NameCityDateWebsite
    Grand Teton Half Marathon Jackson, WY 4 June 2022 Grand Teton Half Marathon
    Jackson Hole Half Marathon Jackson Hole, WY 2 July 2022 Jackson Hole Half Marathon
    Challenge for Charities Lander, WY 4 July 2022 Challenge for Charities
    Bear Lake Trifecta - Wyoming Cokeville, WY 10 July 2022 Bear Lake Trifecta - Wyoming
    Wolf Creek Wrangle Wolf, WY 17 September 2022 Wolf Creek Wrangle

    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 Wyoming? 

    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 in Casper?

    There are many to choose from in Casper, as it is host to many Half Marathon races throughout it's many cities and 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 Casper Marathon and the T-bird Trek.

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  • Marathons
    NameCityDateWebsite
    Bear Lake Trifecta - Wyoming Cokeville, WY 10 July 2022 Bear Lake Trifecta - Wyoming

    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 most long distance runners subscribe to this distance.  In 2017 there are currently more than 800 running events being held, and that number is consistently growing.

    How did we choose the best Marathon events in Wyoming? 

    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. Many runners also expressed interest in the "goodies" and sponsorship gifts at the finishline. This can vary from running shoes to resistance bands, headphones and much more.

    What are the best Marathons in Wyoming?

    There are many to choose from here as the state of Wyoming is host to many Marathon races throughout it's many cities and 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 Marathon running events include the Wyoming Marathon Races in Laramie, the Run with the Horses Marathon in Green River, and the Casper Marathon in Casper.

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