Doggy Dash 5K & Mile
Sep
7
8:00 AM08:00

Doggy Dash 5K & Mile

Presented by Community Connections of Lincoln County

Registration

To register for this event, select your distance of choice and click “add to cart.” You will be prompted to fill out our athlete information form. To check out, click on the cart icon in the header on the upper right (or at the bottom of your screen on mobile).

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This furry, fun 5K and mile are for the dogs! ....and their human partners!  Bring your favorite canine running partner or run by yourself — all runners welcome!

This year's event includes prizes for the largest "pack" of runners, the best pack theme, the most talented dog, and the best-dressed dog! Get your paws-itively perfect photo taken in the “Say WOOF” Photo Booth.

Packet pickup and race-day registration begin at 7:45 a.m. at the Cody Park Pool parking lot. Registration includes one long-sleeve t-shirt.

All participating dogs must be on a 6 foot or shorter leash. No puppies, please.

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


PAST RESULTS

2018
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 9K & Mile
Sep
14
5:00 PM17:00

Campfire Trail 9K & Mile

Presented by Whitetail Screen Print and Whitetail Cycle Sport

Registration

To register for this event, select your distance of choice and click “add to cart.” You will be prompted to fill out our athlete information form. To check out, click on the cart icon in the header on the upper right (or at the bottom of your screen on mobile).

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Join us for a sunset trail run and more at Potter's Pasture! 

Packet pickup and raceday registration begin at 2:30 p.m.; kids run starts at 5 p.m., with 9K immediately following kids mile.

Primitive camping available before and after the event. No strollers, bicycles, or dogs on the course during the events. Overall top male and female finishers will have their name engraved on a trophy displayed at Whitetail Screen Print. 

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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PAST RESULTS

2018
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
6
7:30 AM07:30

Chris Jarvis Autumn River Run Marathon

Presented by North Platte's Physical Therapists

Registration

To register for this event, select the event type of your choice and click “add to cart.” You will be prompted to fill out our athlete information form. To check out, click on the cart icon in the header on the upper right (or at the bottom of your screen on mobile).

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Learn more and view results from past races on the event 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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If you are a member of the 50 States Marathon Club or 50 States Half-Marathon Club, click below for registration. Note: You must have a password to access this page.

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Flash Your Feathers 5K
Nov
2
9:00 AM09:00

Flash Your Feathers 5K

Presented by Pratt Dental and Pals Brewery

Registration

This event is not yet open. Check back closer to the event for registration and more details. Most races are open 4 or more weeks in advance.

 

Race Information

Time to spread your wings for this late fall race!

Athletes are encouraged to wear costumes or festive outfits representing their favorite sports team, school, college or university. 

PRFS Participation Points:
5K — 5 points
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PAST RESULTS

2018
2017
2015

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Turkey Trot 5K & Family Mile
Nov
28
8:30 AM08:30

Turkey Trot 5K & Family Mile

  • North Platte Recreation Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Presented by North Platte Catholic Schools


REGISTRATION

This event is not yet open. Check back closer to the event for registration and more details. Most races are open 4 or more weeks in advance.

 

Race Information

Enjoy a trot with your family on Turkey Day, to celebrate and benefit the North Platte Catholic Schools! Race begins at 8:30 a.m., with packet pickup and race-day registration at 7:30 a.m.

This great 5K on a flat, fast course includes one T-shirt, drinks and other refreshments. The Family Mile is a race for the whole family — each family is given one race number, and runs the race as a team, finishing at the same time. Registration includes one shirt, drinks and refreshments.

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

2018
2017
2016
2015  

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

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Jingle Bell 5K & Mile
Dec
7
9:30 AM09:30

Jingle Bell 5K & Mile

REGISTRATION

This event is not yet open. Check back closer to the event for registration and more details. Most races are open 4 or more weeks in advance.

 

Race Information

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. 

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

2018
2017
2016
2015

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

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Hershey Fall Festival Adventure 5K
Aug
24
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! Race takes off at 8 a.m., with race-day registration and packet pickup beginning at 7 a.m. Race begins at 510 East 3rd Street, the bus barn east of the football field.

PRFS Participation Points:
5K — 5 points
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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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Jim Whitaker's Platte River Run 5K & 10K
Aug
10
7:00 AM07:00

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

Benefiting the North Platte Trails Network

 

Race Information

Join us for the second annual race honoring North Platte fitness pioneer and mayor Jim Whitaker! Race starts at 8 a.m.; race-day registration and packet pickup at 7 a.m. at the D&N Event Center.

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

2018 10K
2018 5K

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

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Lincoln County Fair 5K
Jul
25
9:00 PM21:00

Lincoln County Fair 5K

 

Race Information

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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PAST RESULTS

2018
2017

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Share a Spare Color 5K Run & Walk
Jul
20
7:00 AM07:00

Share a Spare Color 5K Run & Walk

Presented by Nebraska Kidney Association

Registration
$30 Adults
$15 Children (under 18)

Click the button below to go to the event’s website, www.shareasparecolorrun.com, for registration.

 

Please note: Due to weather, this event has been rescheduled for July 20. All current registrations will be held until the new race date.

Click here for 5K Results!

Packet pickup and race day registration begins at 7:00 a.m. at Cody Park. Race “blasts off” at 8 a.m.

PRFS Participation Points:
5K — 5 points
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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! Packet pickup and race day registration begin at 6 a.m., with race beginning at 7 a.m. At the Sutherland football field. Awards to the top male and female in each division, with ribbons for the first three places and all age groups of the kids mile.

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

2018 5K
2018 10K

2017 — 10K
2017 — 5K

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

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Twilight 5K & Family Mile
Jun
28
7:00 PM19:00

Twilight 5K & Family Mile

Presented by Adams Bank & Trust

Benefiting Keep North Platte Lincoln County Beautiful

 

Race Information

Enjoy a sunset run around the lake with your fitness family at the annual Twilight 5K and Family Mile! All proceeds will benefit Keep North Platte Lincoln County Beautiful.

This event will begin and end at CB's Hideaway, 206 N Lake Rd, at Lake Maloney. Enjoy our gorgeous route around the lake’s trail system.

Race-day registration begins at 7 p.m., with family mile beginning at 7:45 p.m. and the 5K starting immediately after.

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

2018
2017

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Michelle's Tri Sprint Triathlon
Jun
22
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

Click Here for Overall and Age Group Results!

PRFS Participation Points:
20 points (Individual Triathlon)
0 points (Relay Triathlon)
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Nebraskaland Days 5K, 10K & Mile
Jun
15
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. 

Both the 5K and the 10K races begin at 7:30 a.m. sharp at the Wild West Arena, with packet pickup and race-day registration beginning at 6:30 a.m.

The Junior Mile Run for kids 14 and under begins at the Memorial Park entrance on 4th Street and Taft, with packet pickup and race-day registration at noon. Race begins at 12:30 p.m.

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


PAST RESULTS

2018 10K
2018 5K

2017 5K
2017 10K

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

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Camp Maranatha DUATHLON
Jun
8
8:00 AM08:00

Camp Maranatha DUATHLON

Presented by Whitetail Screen Print & Whitetail Cycle Sport

 

UPDATED Race Information

Please note that, due to weather, the format of this race has been changed from a triathlon to a duathlon. The race will begin with an adventure-style dryland run as a replacement for the in-water portion.

It’s time to rediscover the adventure! Enjoy your ride and stride in the great outdoors at Camp Maranatha. This unique “adventure” triathlon features an adventure-style run, 14 mile bike ride and “traditional” 5K run, both on gravel and dirt surfaces. Mountain bike or similar bike suggested. Bike helmet is MANDATORY!

Packet pickup and race day registration begin 8:00 a.m., with mandatory pre-race meeting at 8:30 a.m. Race Start at 9:00 a.m.

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

2018
2017

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Lake to Lake Relay
May
18
7:45 AM07:45

Lake to Lake Relay

Presented by Great Western Bank & Walmart Distribution Center of North Platte

Benefiting the North Platte Area Wellness & Recreation Alliance Fund

Registration

Online registration is not available after 6 p.m. on the day before a race. Race day registration will be available beginning at 4 p.m. 

 

Race Information

For detailed information, including descriptions and maps of each leg, please download and read our race packet by clicking the following button:

Click Here for Race Results

PRFS Participation Points:
18 points (2 person)
12 points (3 person)
8 points (4 person)
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Past Results

2018
2017

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

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James O'Rourke Memorial Triathlons
Apr
26
to Apr 28

James O'Rourke Memorial Triathlons

  • North Platte Recreation Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Presented by NebraskaLand National Bank

Registration

Results: http://orourketriathlon.org/


Race Information

Event website: 
www.orourketriathlon.org

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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PAST RESULTS

Find past results here

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CASA Superhero 5K & Mile
Apr
6
5:00 PM17:00

CASA Superhero 5K & Mile

Presented by the Court Appointed Special Advocates Program

Benefiting Lincoln County CASA

Click Here for 5K Results

Registration

Online registration is not available after 6 p.m. on the day before a race. Race day registration will be available beginning at 4 p.m. 

 

New for this year: First National Bank is sponsoring SUPERHERO CAPES for the first 30 children to sign up for the Villain Chase!

Enjoy an afternoon of family fitness and fun, benefiting Court Appointed Special Advocates of Lincoln County. First a fun 5K race, then the Villain Chase — a fun, non-competitive event for kids and families, featuring a costume contest and more! Various prizes donated by local businesses for best male, female, boy, girl and group costumes. 

Packet pickup and race-day registration begin at 4 p.m. at Iron Horse Park. The races begin at 5 p.m. The whole event culminates with free hotdogs and kids carnival after the race.

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

2018
2017

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Light Up the Night 5K & Mile
Mar
23
7:30 PM19:30

Light Up the Night 5K & Mile

Presented by the North Platte High School Student Council

Registration

Online registration is not available after 6 p.m. on the day before a race. Race day registration will be available beginning at 6:45 p.m. 

Click Here for 5K Results!

 

Race Information

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.

Packet pickup and race day registration begins at 6:45 p.m. at the Cody Park Pavilion. Kids Mile begins at 7:45 p.m. with the 5K to follow.

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

2018
2017

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

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

Sillassen Half-Marathon & 5K

PLEASE NOTE: Due to a logistical issue, the Sillassen Half-Marathon & 5k will NOT BE HELD in 2019. We look forward to returning next year!

Event 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! 

 

REGISTRATION

Registration is not yet open. Check back as event date approaches; most events are open for registration at least four weeks before the event.


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

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