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St. Jude Memphis 5K



Race day is Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021



The St. Jude Virtual 5K is a 3.1-mile run through a course of your choosing.
As you train, join us for a monthly countdown to race week, with virtual activities, entertainment and ways to connect with your fellow runners. 

Race gear includes:

When will I receive my race gear?:

  • Register by September 15 to receive your gear by October 8.
  • For those that register after September 15, your gear will arrive within 4-6 weeks of your registration.

Here's how it works:

  1. Register and consider fundraising for the kids of St. Jude.
  2.  Prepare to track your race. Download the app to track your distance, pace and time automatically via GPS. Learn more. 
  3. Use the Virtual Experience toolkit to prepare for your race day. More details coming soon.
  4. Run your 5K (3.1) virtually between October 16 and December 3 or consider joining us on race day, December 4 for the live virtual start line experience.



Anywhere you like to run or walk (your neighborhood, trails, etc.)




Sat., Dec. 4, 2021






Three ways to help St. Jude

The St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend is the biggest one-day fundraiser for St. Jude. Due to COVID-19, this year we need your help more than ever.

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1. Fundraise

Those who choose to fundraise play a vital role in helping us meet our goal for the kids of St. Jude. Log in to your account to begin.

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2. Donate on behalf of a participant

You can donate on behalf of any St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend participant. Simply search for their name to get started. 

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3. Give to the event goal

Give directly to our event goal for this year. Every donation makes a difference in the lives of St. Jude kids and their families.


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