Alyx Chandler

Despite the rainy weather on the morning of Saturday, Jan. 27, plenty of cross-country runners, Birmingham athletes and Young Life supporters came out for the Frostbite 5K at Veterans Park. more

Jan 30, 2018 10:18 PM People/Places


Photo courtesy of Suman Silwal.

The annual Meadow Brook Runs 5K and Fun Run, which raises money for the nonprofit Jesus Video Project of Alabama, will take place in the Meadow Brook Corporate Park on Saturday, Dec. 16. more

Nov 22, 2017 6:03 PM People/Places


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The 9- or 18-mile race — the fifth race in the Southeastern Trail Runs series — takes runners around the park in the July heat, while adding in extra challenges through the course. more

Jun 27, 2017 4:59 PM People/Places

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Runners will once again have the chance to sprint through Oak Mountain State Park prior to enjoying some fireworks this July 4. more

Jun 26, 2017 9:41 PM People/Places

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Alyx Chandler

PurpleStride Birmingham 2017 Presented by UAB Medicine was a 5K run and walk event aimed at raising money to make strides against pancreatic cancer. more

Apr 3, 2017 7:35 PM People/Places


Photo courtesy of Bob Cosby.

The 22nd Annual Meadow Brook Runs 5K and Fun Run benefiting The Jesus Video Project of Alabama, Inc. is ready for Dec. 17. more

Nov 21, 2016 10:06 PM People/Places


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Mt Laurel Elementary School is once again hosting its Turkey Trot one-mile fun run and 5K. more

Oct 25, 2016 6:17 PM Chelsea Schools


Photo by Bill LaRiviere, courtesy of Central AL WALK.

The Hope Run 5K and Central Alabama Hydrocephalus Association Walk are set to take place this weekend. more

Oct 25, 2016 5:29 PM People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Owen Bradley.

The AEU 32 miler will start at 6:30 a.m., and the 16 miler will start at 8:30 a.m. more

Sep 8, 2016 2:00 PM People/Places

Ridge 2 Ridge

Photo by Madison Miller.

There are two races at Oak Mountain this month as part of the Southeastern Trail Series. The first is the Ridge 2 Ridge Trail Race on Sept. 5. more

Aug 28, 2015 7:01 PM , People/Places

Autumn Equinox Ultra

Photo courtesy of Jessie Burton.

September will bring two opportunities to lace up your running shoes. Sign up for the Autumn Equinox Ultra or the Head Over Teal 5K/10K. more

Aug 28, 2015 3:57 PM People/Places

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Photo by Madison Miller

Runners embraced the heat at this year's Hotter N Hell trail race at Oak Mountain State Park on Saturday, July 25. more

Jul 28, 2015 8:24 PM People/Places

The 2015 Hearts for Hasberry 5K and 10K will benefit the Alabama Kidney Foundation. more

Dec 17, 2014 7:07 PM People/Places

Decked Out Dash

Photo by Jessa Pease.

The Decked Out Dash benefitting the Arc of Jefferson County will start at 8 a.m. on Saturday. more

Nov 24, 2014 8:29 PM People/Places

The 20th annual Meadow Brook Run starts at 9 a.m. on Saturday. more

Nov 24, 2014 8:09 PM People/Places

The Race to the Heights 5K starts at 7 a.m. on Saturday. more

Oct 27, 2014 5:31 PM People/Places

Why run for gold when you can run for turkey? Mt Laurel Elementary School's Turkey Trot will start at 9 a.m. on Saturday. more

Oct 27, 2014 5:31 PM People/Places

Blue White Color Dash 2014

Photos courtesy of Dawn Reeves.

The Blue White Color Dash is returning for its second year at Chelsea Middle School. more

Aug 25, 2014 4:41 PM People/Places

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Photo courtesy Elizabeth Gilmer.

(Un)Adopted’s biggest fundraiser of the year, the R(un) for One 5K and Fun R(un), will be held for the third year at Veterans Park this Saturday. more

Jul 29, 2014 8:18 PM People/Places

0614 Shake and Bake run

Photo courtesy of Dee Celia.

The Mt Laurel race will benefit NorthStar Soccer Club this Saturday. more

Jun 27, 2014 2:08 PM People/Places