Running With The King 5K

2014 Race Info

Saturday, June 7th 7:30 am

Veterans Park

2014 run results are below:

Click Here for Age Division Results

Click Here for Overall Results



Presented by Tupelo Running Club, Sponsored by State Farm, and Benefiting United Blood Services



United Blood Services
Blood donated with United Blood Services in Tupelo helps save the lives of patients in 22 hospitals in North Mississippi and Northwest Alabama.  It requires 125 donations ever day to meet the needs of area patients and to be ready for emergencies.

Running with the King 5K promotes awareness of the need for blood by encouraging participants to donate blood.  In addition, a portion of the proceeds from the run will be donated to United Blood Services.

They are located at: 4326 S. Eason Blvd; Tupelo, MS


Blood Services Hours:

Sunday                            12 noon – 4 pm

Monday & Tuesday          11 am – 5 pm

Wednesday                      8 am – 3 pm

Thursday                          11 am – 6 pm

Friday                                8 am – 3 pm

Saturday                            8 am – 2 pm


Entry Fee

  • $20 - if postmarked by June 2nd
  • $25 - After June 2nd and on race day
  • Race day registration is 6:30 a.m. - 7:15 a.m.
  • If You or a designee donates blood between May 1st and May 31st, your race registration fee will be waived.
All entrants will receive a Festival/5K t-shirt while they last and a goodie bag.  Please note that we cannot be responsible for shortages in some t-shirt sizes on race day.  You must pre-register to be guaranteed a t-shirt. 
Post Race Fun
Plan to stay after the run for all the fun.  Enjoy listening to music while refueling with plenty of soft drinks, water, fruit, cookies and Elvis' favorite - peanut butter and 'nanner sandwiches. 
Race Route