Forrest Spence 5k

8th Annual Forrest Spence 5k

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The 8th Annual Forrest Spence 5k will be held on August 29th at Overton Park.  The 5k begins at 8:00 am with the 100 yard dash for kids 8 & under at 9:00 and 1 Mile Fun Run for kids 12 & under at 9:05 am. There will be games, bounce houses, slides, food, awards, door prizes, and more.  Bring the entire family for a fun filled morning at Overton Park.

Packet pick-up will take place on Friday, August 28th from 3:00-7:00 at Fleet Feet (4530 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38117).  Registration that day will have a $5 increase from the pre-registration price.  We will also do day of registration ($5 more) and packet pick-up on Saturday, August 29th from 6:30-7:45 at Overton Park.

Click here to see a map of Overton Park.  Packet pick-up and all activities will take place at number 19 on the map (East Parkway Pavilion).  

Click here to see a map of the race course.  Click here to read a description of the race course. 


Click here to read Frequently Asked Questions about the Forrest Spence 5k.

Door prizes and help from businesses

We are in need of door prizes and help from area businesses for the Forrest Spence 5k.  If your business is interested in donating a door prize or food and/or drink for the 5k than please click here to fill out a form and we will be in touch.

Interested in being a Sponsor

Interested in being a sponsor?  Click here to download a packet and learn more.  

Volunteer for the 5k

We are in need of volunteers for the Forrest Spence 5k on Saturday, August 29th.  Please click here if you are interested in volunteering.  

Upcoming races:

August 27, 2016
August 26, 2017