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

  • D & N Event Center 501 East Walker Road North Platte, NE, 69101 United States (map)


5K & 10K: $25

Online registration is not available after 6 p.m. on the day before a race. Race day registration will be available beginning at 7 a.m. 

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Race Information

Join us for this inaugural race honoring North Platte fitness pioneer and mayor Jim Whitaker! Enjoy a flat, fast and varied course that includes Iron Horse Park, as well as the NPPD Canal Road Trail for the 10k.

Packet pickup and raceday registration begin at 7 a.m., race start at 8 a.m. Event begins and ends at the D&N Event Center, 501 East Walker Road. 

PRFS Participation Points:
Mile (14 & U) — 1 point
5K — 5 points
10K — 10 points
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For inquiries about results, contact Series Director, Trudy Merritt at

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