Agriculture Matters 5K & 10K
Feb
10
9:00 AM09:00

Agriculture Matters 5K & 10K

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Race Information

Presented by the Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation

Racers, their families, and the general public are invited to participate in this fun Agriculture Matters 5K and 10K!  Proceeds from this race will enable the Foundation to reach thousands of Nebraska youth during the school year through Agriculture in the Classroom, the Ag Pen Pal Program, and scholarships.

Raceday registration and packet pickup begin at 8 a.m. Both race distances start at 9 a.m. Races start and end at the Rec Center.

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 and under) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
10K — 10 points
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Registration
$25 5K
$25 10K

To register, select the race option you wish to choose from the drop-down and fill in the entrant form to add it to your cart. To check out, click the cart button in the upper right-hand corner of your screen.

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Past Results

2017 5K
2017 10K

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Light Up the Night 5K & Mile
Mar
24
8:30 PM20:30

Light Up the Night 5K & Mile

Presented by the North Platte High School Student Council

Your participation in this race will help NPHS Stu-Co to "Light Up" the lives of Make-A-Wish families of Nebraska! This twilight race is directed by the students of the North Platte High School Student Council.  All proceeds benefit Make-A-Wish of Nebraska. Participants encouraged to wear glow-in-the-dark apparel, glow sticks, flashlights or head lamps. More information available as event date approaches.

RFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 & U) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
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Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.

PAST RESULTS

2017
2016
2015

For inquires about results, contact Series Director Trudy Merritt at MerrittTD@ci.north-platte.ne.us

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CASA Superhero 5K & Mile
Apr
7
6:00 PM18:00

CASA Superhero 5K & Mile

Presented by the Court Appointed Special Advocates Program

Benefiting Lincoln County CASA

Race Information

Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 & U) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
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PAST RESULTS

2017
2015

Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.

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Sillassen Half-Marathon & 5K
Apr
14
9:00 AM09:00

Sillassen Half-Marathon & 5K

Presented by Village of Arthur

Race Information

The Sillassen Half-Marathon will take you to the renowned Nebraska Sandhills for a challenging, scenic half-marathon. Running on the historic Sillassen Ranch, the race will take you through stunning, hilly vistas. A challenge to those who want one, and a great first half-marathon for those looking for an unassuming place to give the distance a try. There will also be a 5K for everyone else which will start at Arthur City Park. The Sandhills will make you stronger! 

PRFS Participation Points:
5K — 5 points
Half-Marathon — 20 points
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Race website: www.sillassenhalf.com
 

Registration

REGISTRATION
$25 5K
$50 Half-Marathon

To register, select the race option you wish to choose from the drop-down and fill in the entrant form to add it to your cart. To check out, click the cart button in the upper right-hand corner of your screen.

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James O'Rourke Memorial Triathlons
Apr
27
to Apr 29

James O'Rourke Memorial Triathlons

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Presented by NebraskaLand National Bank

Registration

To register, select your race option of choice from the drop-down, click "add to cart" and fill in the entrant form to add it to your cart. To check out, click the cart button in the upper righthand corner of your browser window (or the bottom of your screen on mobile).

Kid Triathlon — $30
Adult Triathlon — $45

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Kids Relay Tri — $90
Adults Relay Tri — $99

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Race Information

Event website: www.orourketriathlon.org

Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

For more information, contact race director Brock Wurl at orourketriathlon@gmail.com.

PRFS Participation Points:
20 points (Individual Triathlon)
10 points (Children's Triathlon)
0 points (Relay Triathlon)
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Lake to Lake Relay
May
19
7:45 AM07:45

Lake to Lake Relay

Presented by Great Western Bank

Benefiting the North Platte Area Wellness & Recreation Alliance Fund

Race Information

Everything’s more fun when you do it with friends! Travel in teams of two, three or four across more than 23 miles of scenic west-central Nebraska, along the canal from Sutherland Reservoir to Lake Maloney. Costumes are encouraged, and awards will be given for the best team costumes! 

PRFS Participation Points:
18 points (2 person)
12 points (3 person)
8 points (4 person)
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Registration
$30 per team member

To register, select the race option you wish to choose from the drop-down and fill in the entrant form to add it to your cart. To check out, click the cart button in the upper right-hand corner of your browser window (or the bottom of your screen on mobile).

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Past Results

2017
2016
2015

For inquires about results, contact Series Director Trudy Merritt at MerrittTD@ci.north-platte.ne.us 

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Camp Maranatha Triathlon
Jun
2
8:00 AM08:00

Camp Maranatha Triathlon

Presented by Whitetail Screen Print

Race Information

Enjoy your swim, ride and stride in the great outdoors at Camp Maranatha! Featuring an open-water 550-yard swim (walking lane available), 14 mile bike ride and a 5K run, on gravel and dirt surfaces. Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

PRFS Participation Points:
20 points (Individual Triathlon)
0 points (Relay Triathlon)
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Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


Past Results

2017

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Twilight 5K, Family Mile and Dog Walk
Jun
8
5:30 PM17:30

Twilight 5K, Family Mile and Dog Walk

Presented by Adams Bank & Trust

Get ready for the annual Twilight 5K and Family Mile/Doggy Walk! Adams Bank & Trust is excited to move the event to North Platte and be the first to utilize the new Lake Maloney Trails for the full route. All proceeds will benefit the North Platte Pet Food Pantry and Adopt a Backpack NP. Packet pickup and race-day registration will begin at 6:30 p.m.; Family Mile/Doggy Walk will begin at 7:45 p.m. with the 5K to follow. Each entry will receive one 2018 Twilight 5K t-shirt. Extra shirts can be purchased separately.

Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

Race Information

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 and under) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
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Registration
$25 5K
$15 Family Mile & Dog Walk

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance..


PAST RESULTS

2017
2015

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Nebraskaland Days 5K, 10K & Mile
Jun
16
7:30 AM07:30

Nebraskaland Days 5K, 10K & Mile

Race Information

North Platte's oldest road race!  The 42st annual Nebraskaland Days 5K, 10K & Junior Mile Run is your dose of fitness fun during our state's annual celebration. Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 and under) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
10K — 10 points
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Registration


Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


PAST RESULTS

2017 5K
2017 10K

2016 5K
2016 10K

2015 5K
2015 10K

Please direct inquires regarding results to Series Director Trudy Merritt at MerrittTD@ci.north-platte.ne.us

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Michelle's Tri Sprint Triathlon
Jun
23
8:00 AM08:00

Michelle's Tri Sprint Triathlon

Race Information

Michelle’s Memorial Triathlon is a race in celebration of the life of Michelle Walters. Michelle's philosophy of "if not now, when" is the centerpiece of this triathlon. 

This race is also part of the Republican River Fitness Series

Race Website: www.republicanriverfitnessseries.com/michelle-s-triathlon

PRFS Participation Points:
20 points (Individual Triathlon)
0 points (Relay Triathlon)
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Past Results

2017

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Sutherland Firecracker 5K, 10K & Mile
Jul
4
7:00 AM07:00

Sutherland Firecracker 5K, 10K & Mile

Presented by the Sutherland Lions Club

Benefiting TeamMates of Sutherland

Race Information

July 4th is more fun when you start out with your fitness family! Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 & U) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
10K — 10 points
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Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


PAST RESULTS

2017 — 10K
2017 — 5K

2016 — 5K
2016 — 10K

2015 — 5K
2015 — 10K

For inquires about results, contact Series Director Trudy Merritt at MerrittTD@ci.north-platte.ne.us

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Lincoln County Fair 5K
Jul
26
9:00 PM21:00

Lincoln County Fair 5K

Race Information

Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

Race day registration and packet pickup at 8 p.m., located at the north side of the Fairgrounds by the Pit Area. Race begins at 9 p.m. The course will start and end at the fairgrounds. Registration includes t-shirt and glow sticks.  Please wear bright or glow in the dark clothing. Course will be marked for evening conditions.

PRFS Participation Points:
5K — 5 points
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Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


PAST RESULTS

2017
2015 

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Jim Whitaker's Platte River Run 5K & 10K
Aug
4
8:00 AM08:00

Jim Whitaker's Platte River Run 5K & 10K

Race Information

Join us for this inaugural race honoring North Platte fitness pioneer and mayor Jim Whitaker. Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 & U) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
10K — 10 points
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Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


For inquiries about results, contact Series Director, Trudy Merritt at MerrittTD@ci.north-platte.ne.us

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Hershey Fall Festival Adventure 5K
Aug
25
8:00 AM08:00

Hershey Fall Festival Adventure 5K

Race Information

Join in the adventure and come play in the mud at the Hershey Fall Festival Adventure 5K! Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

PRFS Participation Points:
5K — 5 points
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Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


PAST RESULTS

2017
2016
2015  

For inquiries about results, contact Series Director, Trudy Merritt at MerrittTD@ci.north-platte.ne.us

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Doggy Dash 5K & Mile
Sep
8
8:00 AM08:00

Doggy Dash 5K & Mile

Presented by Community Connections of Lincoln County

Race Information

This furry, fun 5K is for the dogs! ....and their human partners!  Bring your favorite canine running partner on a 6 foot or shorter lease and show off your four-legged best friend (or run by yourself — all runners welcome!).  Event includes a 1 mile "Puppy Run" for kids. Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.
 

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 & U) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
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Registration


Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


PAST RESULTS

2017
2016
2015  

For inquires about results, contact Series Director Trudy Merritt at MerrittTD@ci.north-platte.ne.us

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Campfire Trail 8K & Mile
Sep
29
5:00 PM17:00

Campfire Trail 8K & Mile

Presented by Whitetail Screen Print and Whitetail Cycle Sport

Race Information

Join us for a sunset trail run, s’mores and more at Potter's Pasture! Overall top male and female finishers will have their name engraved on a trophy displayed at Whitetail Screen Print. 
Check back for more race information as the event date approaches. 

Directions to Potter's Pasture: Take I-80 to Brady (exit 199), and clear your trip odometer. Go south on 56D at 2.7 miles turn right on Brady-Moorfeild Rd. At 9.2 miles the pavement ends. At 9.7 miles on the left is the entrance to Old Camp. At 11.0 miles turn left on Jeffrey Rd. At 12.7 miles turn right into the campground, the sign will say Potters Pasture New Camp.

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 & U) — 1 point
8K — 8 points
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Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


PAST RESULTS

2017
2016
2015  

Inquiries about results can be sent to Series Director Trudy Merritt at MerrittTD@ci.north-platte.ne.us

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Chris Jarvis Autumn River Run Marathon
Oct
7
7:30 AM07:30

Chris Jarvis Autumn River Run Marathon

Presented by North Platte's Physical Therapists

Race Information

Learn more on the race website, www.autumnriverrun.com.

The Autumn River Run: An event for every level of fitness. Challenge yourself with a 5K, half-marathon or North Platte's original 26.2-mile race — the Chris Jarvis Memorial Marathon.

PRFS Participation Points:
5K — 5 points
Half-Marathon — 20 points
Marathon — 40 points
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Registration

To register, select the race option you wish to choose from the drop-down and fill in the entrant form to add it to your cart. To check out, click the cart button in the upper righthand corner of your browser window (or the bottom of your screen on mobile).

Distance:
Quantity:
Add To Cart

PAST RESULTS

2017

2016 — 5K
2016 — Half-Marathon and Marathon

2015 — 5K
2015 — Half-Marathon

For inquiries about results, contact Series Director Trudy Merritt at MerrittTD@ci.north-platte.ne.us.

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Habitat for Humanity 5K
Oct
20
8:00 AM08:00

Habitat for Humanity 5K

Presented by Habitat for Humanity

Race Information

The Milestone 5K and Kids Mile celebrates the work of Habitat for Humanity, striving to change lives in North Platte since the affiliate’s inception in 1998. Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

 

Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


Past Results

2017

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Jingle Bell 5K & Mile
Dec
9
9:30 AM09:30

Jingle Bell 5K & Mile

Race Information

2018 RACE WILL BE HELD ON DEC. 8, 2018. Check back for more race information as the event date approaches

The final PRFS event of the season! Celebrate good health and the holidays!  Costume contest with cash prizes. Cash prize for overall 5K winner, men and women.  Non-competitive kids mile. Both 5K and children's mile receive special Jingle Bell sweatshirts. 

Click here for 2017 5K results!

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 & U) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
(Click here for more information)

 

Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


Past Results

2016
2015

For inquires about results, contact Series Director Trudy Merritt at merritttd@ci.north-platte.ne.us.

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Turkey Trot 5K & Family Mile
Nov
23
8:30 AM08:30

Turkey Trot 5K & Family Mile

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Presented by North Platte Catholic Schools

2018 RACE WILL BE HELD ON NOV. 22, 2018. Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

Enjoy a trot with your family on Turkey Day, to celebrate and benefit the North Platte Catholic Schools!

Click here for 2017 5K results.  

Race Information

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 & U) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
(Click here for more information)
 

PAST RESULTS

2016
2015  

For inquiries about results, contact Series Director Trudy Merritt at MerrittTD@ci.north-platte.ne.us  

 

Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.

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Flash Your Feathers 5K & Mile
Nov
4
9:00 AM09:00

Flash Your Feathers 5K & Mile

Presented by Pratt Dental

Race Information

2018 RACE WILL BE HELD ON NOV. 3, 2018. Check back for more race information as the event date approaches.

Athletes are encouraged to wear costumes or festive outfits representing their favorite  sports team, school, college or university. Children's Mile available for kids 14 and under.  

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 & U) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
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Registration

Online registration is not yet open. Check back as the event date approaches. Most races open at least four weeks in advance.


 

PAST RESULTS

2017
2015

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