South Carolina Running Calendar



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*RACE DIRECTORS IN SOUTH CAROLINA -- Click here to list your race in this calendar.

July 21, Isle of Palms - Isle of Palms Beach Run, 5K/10K Run or 5K Walk; 8am; $30 by 6/15, after 6/15 $35. Info: Aaron Sweet, IOP Rec. Dept. Recreation Supervisor, #24 28th Ave., Isle of Palms, SC 29451; Aaron Sweet (843)886-8294,,

July 21, Gaffney - SC Peach Festival Road Race, 5K Run, 5K Walk, 10K Run & Kids Run; 7:30am. Info: Shannon Wylie (864)487-1586,

July 21, Greenville - Tiger Trail 5K, 8am. Info:

July 26, Daniel Island - Daniel Island Happy Hour 5K Series, 6:30pm. Info: (864)279-3232,

July 28, Columbia - Guardians of the Night K-9 5K, 10:30pm. Info: Kevin Hoover (803)309-9413,

July 28, Pickens - AnMed Health Cannon Doddle Trail 15K Challenge, 7:15am; 5K Trail Run, 8am. Info: Peter Schriver (864)979-6636.

Aug. 4, Columbia - Hot Summer's Night 5K, 7pm. Info: Strictly Running (803)799-4786,

Aug. 4, Greenville - Run2Overcome 10K, 7am; 5K, 7:30am; Kids Run, 9am. Info: Robin Longino (864)331-0560 (x228),

Aug. 4, Lexington - Sweet Baby O 5K, 8am. Info: Allison Caldwell (803)528-0740,

Aug. 4, Little Mountain - The 10K Monadnock Challenge Run/Walk, 7am; 5K Thrill of the Hill Run/Walk, 7:15am. Info:

Aug. 11, Columbia - 811 Run 5K, 8:11am. Info: Misty Wise (803)939-1117,

Aug. 11, Greenville - Superhero 5K, 8am; Kids 1 Mile Fun Run, 9am. Info:

Aug. 11, Prosperity - Prosperity Hoppin Run, 5K Run & 2K Walk, 8am. Info: Karen Livingston (803)364-2622,

Aug. 11, Spartanburg - Ready for Fall 5K, 9am. Info: Cody Ellison (864)431-8193.

Aug. 18, Bluffton - Bobcat Scorcher 5K Run/Walk, 8am. Info:

Aug. 18, Lexington - Jailbreak Escape: Urban Challenge Run 5K w/obstacles, 8am. Info: Jesse Laintz (803)223-4423,

Aug. 23, Daniel Island - Daniel Island Happy Hour 5K Series, 6:30pm. Info: (864)279-3232,

Aug. 24, Anderson - The Peoples Bank Midnight Flight, 1 Mile 8:15pm; 5K 9pm; 10K 10pm; Anderson Area YMCA; Running Journal Grand Prix Event; $20/1 Mile, $25/5K or 10K, $40/1 Mile & 5K, 1 Mile & 10K or 5K & 10K; $45/1 Mile, 5K & 10K. Info: (864)716-6809;,

Aug. 25, Columbia - The Goliath Obstacle Course, 1 Mile; 8am. Info: John Johnston (803)331-3873,

Aug. 25, Florence - Chick-fil-A Back to School 5K, 8am. Info:

Aug. 25, Greenville - Run The South Greenville Half Marathon, 7am; 10K & 5K, 7:15am. Info: (704)893-3800,

Aug. 25, Greenville - Edouard Michelin Memorial 5K, 7:30am. Info:

Aug. 25, Lexington - Stomp the Swamp 5K, 5K Ruck 7:45am; 5K Run 8am. Info:

Aug. 25, Murrells Inlet - Children's Recovery Center 5K Run/Walk, 8am; 1 Mile Tot Trot, 7:30am. Info: Louise Carson (843)448-3400,

Aug. 25, Summerville - Race for the Ark 5K, 7:45am. Info: (843)832-2357,

Sept. 1, Bluffton - What's In Your Genes? Labor Day Weekend 5K, 8am. Info: (864)415-1529,

Sept. 1, Chapin - Justin Pepper 5K Walk/Run/Ruck, 8am. Info: Kari Pepper Mckeone (803)932-2222,

Sept. 1, Hilton Head Island - Hilton Head XC Open 5K, 8am. Info:

Sept. 3, Columbia - Labor Day 5 Mile & Team Relay, 7am. Info: Selwyn Blake (803)799-4786,

Sept. 3, Daniel Island - Daniel Island Happy Hour 5K Series, 6:30pm. Info: (864)279-3232,

Sept. 8, Conway - Coastal Carolina University 5K Cross Country Race (Open), 7:30am. Info:

Sept. 8, Daniel Island - 9/11 Heroes Run 5K, 9am. Info: (843)597-9240,

Sept. 8, Little River - Safe Haven 5K & Meow Mile, 8am. Info: Dr. Jim Troxell (843)272-1717,

Sept. 8, Mt. Pleasant - Hope for Haiti 5K, 9am. Info:

Sept. 11, West Columbia - 9:11 Run For Our Troops 5K, 6:30pm. Info: (803)814-5858,

Sept. 14, Columbia - Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers 5K - South Carolina, 7pm. Info: Eggplant Events Production (803)600-1800,

Sept. 15, Camden - Springdale 5K, 8am. Info: Nicholas Julian (803)432-0951,

Sept. 15, Lake Wylie - C2 Obstacle Trail Run, 3 Mile & 1 Mile Obstacle courses; 3 Mile individual 8am; 3 Mile teams 8:15am; Youth 1 Mile 9:15am. Info:

Sept. 15, Marietta - Jones Gap Trail Run, Marathon 7:30am; 9 Miler, 9am. Info:

Sept. 15, Myrtle Beach - Salt Games "Beach Bum" 5K, 8:30am. Info: Dr. Jim Troxell (843)272-1717,

Sept. 15, Port Royal - Elephant Trot 5K & 1/4 Mile FR, 8:30am. Info:

Sept. 15, Sumter - Forrest Ray Classic 5K, 8am. Info: Robert Harden (803)775-4926,

Sept. 21, Greenville - Half-Moon Outfitters Moonshiner 5K Night Trail Race, 8pm. Info:

Sept. 22, Camden - Revolutionary Run Half Marathon & 5K Run/Walk, 7:30am. Info:

Sept. 22, Columbia - Teal Day 5K, 7:30am. Info: Susan Hancock (803)528-9011,

Sept. 22, Greenville - Dash for Dads 5K, 8am. Info:

Sept. 22, Johns Island - The Hammer It Out Hustle 5K, 9am; Fun Run, 8:30am. Info:

Sept. 22, Irmo - Lake Murray Dam Run 10K, 7:30am. Info: (803)799-4786,

Sept. 22, Little River - Run Baby Run 5K, 8am; 1 Mile FR/Walk, 8:45am. Info: Dawn White (843)839-1174,

Sept. 29, Columbia - Rooster Run 5K, 7am. Info: Evan Costner (704)712-1802,

Sept. 29, Columbia - Superhero 5K Run/Walk, 8am; 100m Kids Dash, 10am. Info: Alexis Scurry (803)439-5761,

Sept. 29, Columbia - WIL to Run, 5K Fun Run/Walk; 8:30am. Info:

Sept. 29, Greenville - Cottonmouth Beerlay and Individual Race, 8 Mile & 8 Mile Relay (2-4 people), 4pm; 2 Mile, 5pm. Info:

Sept. 29, Inman - Harvest Day 5K Run/Walk, 8am. Info:

Sept. 29, Isle of Palms - South Carolina Aquarium Turtle Trek, 5K Beach Run 5:30pm; Kids' FR 5pm. Info:

Sept. 29, Isle of Palms - Citadel Brigadier Foundation 5K Run/Walk, 7:30am; Kid's Run, 8:30am. Info:

Sept. 29, N. Charleston - Lowcountry Teal Diva 5K for Ovarian & Other Gyn (K)ancers, 9:30am. Info:

Sept. 29, Spartanburg - True to the Brew Trail Run/Hike 13.1 Half Marathon, 7:30am (Croft Passage/Spartanburg); $40 (price increase after 7/20). Info: Erin Roof/GRIT Endurance -,

Oct. 6, Batesburg-Leesville - Anytime Fitness Highway to Health 5K, 8am. Info: Brittany Dean (503)481-4478,

Oct. 6, Beaufort - Beaufort Shrimp Festival Run Forrest Run 5K, 8am. Info:

Oct. 6, Columbia - USC Parents Weekend 5K. Info: Chrissy Strow (803)576-5564,

Oct. 6, Greenwood - Race The Helix Greenwood 5K, 9am. Info:

Oct. 6, North Myrtle Beach - BFF Pink Ribbon Run 5K/10K, 8am. Info: Dawn White (843)839-1174,

Oct. 7, N. Charleston - Race for Freedom 5K Run/Walk, 9am. Info:

Oct. 10, Seneca - Appalachian Series - Marathon, Half Marathon, 50K, 10K & 5K, 7:30am. Info:

Oct. 13, Camden - SC State Guard Hurricane Hike 10K, Info: Don Jenkins (803)240-7391,

Oct. 13, Columbia - Walk for Life and Famously Hot Pink Half Marathon, Half Marathon 7:15am; 10K 7:30am; 5K 7:40am; Walk for Life 7:45am. Info: Kristin Hudson (803)434-2818,

Oct. 13, Johns Island (Charleston) - Lowcountry Trail Half Marathon & 5K, 8:30am. Info:Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission, (843)795-4386,

Oct. 19, Columbia - Running For Your Life 5K, 7:30pm. Info: Ritche Tidwell (803)772-8985,

Oct. 20, Anderson - Hyco Memorial 5K, 8:45am. Info: Lisa Marie Carter (864)356-9857,

Oct. 20, Bluffton - Old Town Bluffton Oyster 10K Road Race & 5K Fun Run, 8am. Info:

Oct. 20, Columbia - Ray Tanner Home Run, 12K Run 7:45am; 5K Run/Walk 8:15am; 1 Mile Run 8:20am; Kids FR 9am. Info: Strictly Running (803)799-4786,

Oct. 20, Greenville - Paris Mountain Ultra 50K, 7:30am; 25K, 9am. Info:

Oct. 20, Greenville - Run for Thought 5K, 8:30am; 1 Mile Walk/Roll, 8:45am. Info:

Oct. 20, York - DECA 5K Run/Wak, 8am. Info:

Oct. 20-21, Myrtle Beach - Myrtle Beach Mini Marathon, Half Marathon 7am on 10/21; Coastal 5K 7:30am & Doggie Dash, 8:45am on 10/20; $70/Half, $30/5K, $20/Doggie Dash by 5/15; $90/Half, $35/5K 5/16-8/15; $25/Doggie Dash 5/16-10/18; Save 10% with Code RJ2018 (valid through 10/18 for Half Marathon & 5K). Info: Continental Event & Sports Management Group, LLC -,

Oct. 27, Bluffton - Tiger Bass 10K & 5K, 9am; 1 Mile FR, 9:20am. Info:

Oct. 27, Charleston - James Island Connector Run, 10K Run/10K Fun Bike, 5K Run/Walk and Duathlon, 8:30am; Cash Awards: Top 5 M/F finishers 10K & 5K Run, First M/F Masters & Grandmasters; Course record $100 bonus for each race M/F). Info:,

Oct. 27, Columbia - Halloween Run, Adult Mile 7:15am; 10K 7:30am; Kids FR 7:45am; 5K 8am. Info: Strictly Running (803)799-4786,

Oct. 27, Georgetown - 8th Annual Historic Georgetown Bridge2Bridge Half Marathon & 12K, 7:30am; 5K Run/Walk; 7:45am; Adult: $75/13.1, $65/12K, $30/5K until 10/25; Youth (Under 18): $60/13.1, $50/12K, $25/5K until 10/25. Info:,

Oct. 27, Greenville - Spinx Run Fest, Marathon & Half Marathon 7:30am; 10K 8am; 5K 8:15am; Kids Run 8:20am. Info:

Oct. 27, Irmo - Pumpkin Run 5K, 8:30am. Info: Ilia Owens (803)748-9622 (x130),

Oct. 27, North Charleston - Race for Freedom 5K Run/Walk, 9am. Info:

Nov. 3, Charleston - Lung Force 5K Run/Walk, 9am. Info: Rebecca Balitsaris (843)556-8451,

Nov. 3, Columbia - Heart Check Run/Walk 5K. Info: Denetra Shine (803)553-7955,

Nov. 3, Florence - Run Like A Nut Half Marathon, 8am; 10K & 5K, 9am. Info:

Nov. 3, Fort Mill - 5 Schools 5K, 9am; Fun Run, 9:45am. Info: (704)893-3800 (x103),

Nov. 3, Myrtle Beach - Carolina Forest Rotary Krispy Kreme Dash 5K, 8am. Info:

Nov. 3, Myrtle Beach - Ten Oaks "Fox Trot" 5K Walk/Run, 9am. Info: Dr. Jim Troxell (843)272-1717,

Nov. 10, Camden - Colonial Cup Road Race, 10K & 5K. Info: Zenobia Corley (803)432-4841,

Nov. 10, Pawleys Island - Guy Osborne Memorial Parkway Pawleys Island Turtle Strut 5K/8K, 8am. Info: Dr. Jim Troxell (843)272-1717,

Nov. 10, Summerville - Summerville Sweet Tea Half Marathon, 7am. Info:

Nov. 17, Barnwell - The City of Barnwell 5K Turkey Trot, 8:30am; 1 Mile Kids FR, 8am. Info:

Nov. 17, Johns Island - Bohicket Half Marathon & 5K at Seabrook Island, 8am. Info:

Dec. 1, Blacksburg - King of the Mountain 50K & 25K, 7:15am. Info:

Dec. 8, Kiawah Island - Kiawah Island Golf Resort Marathon & Half Marathon, 8am. Info: (843)768-6001,

May 5, North Myrtle Beach - Divas Half Marathon & 5K in North Myrtle Beach, 5K 7am, half marathon 7:10am. Info: Divas Running Series,

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