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Lane Purser Memorial Road Race Series

Sun July 14 - Sun November 17, 2024 Memphis, TN 38187 US Directions

Full Series for MRTC Members

Includes the following events: 1st 5k, 2nd 5k, 1st 5 Miler, 2nd 5 Miler, 1st 10k, 2nd 10k, 1st 10 Miler, 2nd 10 Miler, and 2nd Half Marathon
Open to ages 13+.
Event Dates:
Sunday July 14, 2024 - Sunday November 17, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
End Time:
12:00pm CST
Price:
$100.00 Race Fee + $7.00 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends November 17, 2024 at 11:59pm CST

Full Series for Non-MRTC Members

Includes the following events: 1st 5k, 2nd 5k, 1st 5 Miler, 2nd 5 Miler, 1st 10k, 2nd 10k, 1st 10 Miler, 2nd 10 Miler, and 2nd Half Marathon
Open to ages 13+.
Event Dates:
Sunday July 14, 2024 - Sunday November 17, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
End Time:
12:00pm CST
Price:
$125.00 Race Fee + $8.50 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends November 17, 2024 at 11:59pm CST

Mini-Series (1st 6 races of the Road Race Series for kids aged 12 and under)

Includes the following events: 1st 5k, 2nd 5k, 1st 5 Miler, 2nd 5 Miler, 1st 10k, and 2nd 10k
1st 6 races of the Road Race Series-Kids
Open to ages 12 and under.
Event Dates:
Sunday July 14, 2024 - Sunday September 22, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
End Time:
12:00pm CDT
Price:
$65.00 Race Fee + $4.90 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends September 22, 2024 at 11:59pm CDT

1st 5k

The 5Ks are located at Audubon Park near the Cancer Memorial on Perkins. There is plenty of parking on the grass north of the Botanic Gardens off Cherry Rd. You may also park in the field located at the northeast corner of Audubon Park (intersection of Southern and Perkins extended). Please look to the volunteers in the Hi Viz vests to assist you. Please do not park on the grass at Theatre Memphis.
Event Date:
Sunday July 14, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
Registration:
Online Registration is Closed

Online Registration has Ended.

2nd 5k

The 5Ks are located at Audubon Park near the Cancer Memorial on Perkins. There is plenty of parking on the grass north of the Botanic Gardens off Cherry Rd. You may also park in the field located at the northeast corner of Audubon Park (intersection of Southern and Perkins extended). Please look to the volunteers in the Hi Viz vests to assist you. Please do not park on the grass at Theatre Memphis.
Event Date:
Sunday July 28, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
Price:
$25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends July 28, 2024 at 8:00am CDT

1st 5 Miler

The 5 Milers are located at WJ Freeman Park in Bartlett (closest major intersection is Bartlett Blvd. & Stage Rd.) with the Start Line on Bartlett Blvd. The course winds through the nearby Bartlett neighborhoods and finishes within the Park. There is parking within the Park if you arrive early enough; however, runners also park along the side streets.
Event Date:
Sunday August 11, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
Price:
$25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends August 11, 2024 at 8:00am CDT

2nd 5 Miler

The 5 Milers are located at WJ Freeman Park in Bartlett (closest major intersection is Bartlett Blvd. & Stage Rd.) with the Start Line on Bartlett Blvd. The course winds through the nearby Bartlett neighborhoods and finishes within the Park. There is parking within the Park if you arrive early enough; however, runners also park along the side streets.
Event Date:
Sunday August 25, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
Price:
$25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends August 25, 2024 at 8:00am CDT

1st 10k

The 10Ks are located at beautiful Shelby Farms Park, which is centrally located at the intersection of Farm Rd. & Walnut Grove Rd. The Start and Finish Lines are located near the horse stables at gate 10 off of Mullins Station Road. Parking is ample, but please do not park in the horse stables parking lot. Parking will be in the grassy area inside gate 10 which provides plenty of parking close to the start and finish lines.
Event Date:
Sunday September 8, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
Price:
$25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends September 8, 2024 at 8:00am CDT

2nd 10k

The 10Ks are located at beautiful Shelby Farms Park, which is centrally located at the intersection of Farm Rd. & Walnut Grove Rd. The Start and Finish Lines are located near the horse stables at gate 10 off of Mullins Station Road. Parking is ample, but please do not park in the horse stables parking lot. Parking will be in the grassy area inside gate 10 which provides plenty of parking close to the start and finish lines.
Event Date:
Sunday September 22, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
Price:
$25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends September 22, 2024 at 8:00am CDT

1st 10 Miler

Arguably everyone's favorite races are located at Shelby Forest State Park in northern Shelby County. Allow yourself at least one hour and 15 minutes drive time as it takes that extra 15 minutes once you get near the park, to drive to shelter six, find parking, and make it to the start line on time. Carpooling is strongly recommended for runners and volunteers.
Event Date:
Sunday October 6, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
Price:
$25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends October 6, 2024 at 8:00am CDT

2nd 10 Miler

Arguably everyone's favorite races are located at Shelby Forest State Park in northern Shelby County. Allow yourself at least one hour and 15 minutes drive time as it takes that extra 15 minutes once you get near the park, to drive to shelter six, find parking, and make it to the start line on time. Carpooling is strongly recommended for runners and volunteers.
Event Date:
Sunday October 20, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CDT
Price:
$25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends October 20, 2024 at 8:00am CDT

2nd Half Marathon

Great NEW Downtown Memphis course that will take you across the Mississippi River's longest public pedestrian bridge. The start will be on Channel 3 Drive near Martyr's Park. Please allow at least 10 minutes for parking.
Event Date:
Sunday November 17, 2024
Start Time:
7:00am CST
Price:
$25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee
Registration:
Registration ends November 17, 2024 at 8:00am CST

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