Forrest Spence 5k

10th Annual Forrest Spence 5k Presented by Oak Hall & vineyard vines

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*No refunds on race registrations*

The 10th Annual Forrest Spence 5k presented by Oak Hall & vineyard vines will be held on August 26th.  There will be a 5k for all ages including stroller division plus a 100 yard dash for kids 8 & under and 1 Mile Fun Run for kids 12 & under. There will be games, bounce houses, slides, food, awards, door prizes, and more.  Bring the entire family for a fun filled morning on August 26th.

Packet Pick-up and Race Registration

Packet pick-up will take place on Thursday, August 24th from 10:30-1:00 at Oakhall (6150 Poplar Ave #146 Memphis, TN 38119) and on Friday, August 25th from 2:00-7:00 at Fleet Feet (4530 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38117). We will also do day of registration ($5 more) and packet pick-up on Saturday, August 26th from 6:30-7:45 at Botanic Garden.

All information you need to know about the 5k can be found on our 5k race webpage.  Click here.

10th Annual Sponsors

Thank you to our wonderful Sponsors!  

5k 2017 Sponsors:

Oak Hall/ vineyard vines

Campbell Clinic
The Chris Galjour Family
Key Biologics
Vining Legacy Management

The Center for Orthotics & Prosthetics
Harris Madden & Powell
Jim Keras Automotive
Joyce Signs
The Marston Group, PC
Pediatric Emergency Specialists
SouthernSun Asset Management
Walnut Grove Animal Clinic

The Colton Cockrum Family
Fleet Feet
ECS - Evangelical Christian School
Lucas Orthodontic Group
Memphis Dermatology Clinic
Memphis Radiological P.C. (MRPC)
Pediatric Dental Group
Reynold's Bone & Griesbeck, PLC


The Kyle and Courtney Allen Family
Brown Dog Lodge
Christ Methodist Day School
East Memphis Pet Hospital
Engbretson Center for Women
Grinder, Taber & Grinder, Inc.
Jim's Place Grille
Lamine Ndiaye Photography
Dr. and Mrs. Chris Meduri and Family
Memphis Children's Clinic
Microport Orthopedics
Parker Rhett State Farm
The Witt Smith Family
Sports Turf Solutions
Stanley & Rainey, P.C.
The Fred Stukenborg Family
Wagerman/Katzman Law Firm
The John Wittber Family

The Grady Coleman Family
Crown Trophy
Mr. and Mrs. John Dudas
Jim Duke and Associates
First Tennessee Bank - Medical Private Banking
Gentleman Orthopedic Solutions
Lexie Johnston - Coldwell Banker Collins-Maury
Lewis Thomason
Lockton Companies
Drs. Erin and Grant Rohman
Siskind Susser, PC Immigration Attorneys
The Smith Kids
The Speelman Family
Stauf USA
Leah and Judson Williford
Woodland Presbyterian School
Wunderlich Wealth Management

Interested in being a Sponsor

Interested in being a sponsor? Click here to download a packet and learn more. If you would like to sponsor than please fill out this form and email it back to martha [at] forrestspencefund [dot] org


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 27th.  Please click here if you are interested in volunteering.