Forrest Spence 5k

7th Annual Forrest Spence 5k

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Click here to download a brochure that you can mail in.

The 7th Annual Forrest Spence 5k will be held on August 23rd 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.

Pre-registration ($5 more) and packet pick-up will take place on Friday, August 22nd at Fleet Feet in East Memphis (4530 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38117) from 3:00-7:00. We will also do day of registration ($10 more) and packet pick-up on Saturday, August 23rd 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.

Volunteer for the 5k

We are in need of volunteers for the Forrest Spence 5k on Saturday, August 23rd.  Please click here if you are interested in volunteering.  

Upcoming races:

August 29, 2015
August 27, 2016
August 26, 2017 

Interested in being a Sponsor

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