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The Lake Ouachita Vista Trail (LOViT) is a popular hiking and mountain biking trail near Mount Ida that winds along the southern shore of Lake Ouachita. It is also the scene of the annual LOViT 100K endurance trail run. The event started in 2014 and this year is expanding to include another outlet for runners, …
The Run the Line Half Marathon in Texarkana is a chance to participate in a race in two states! The half marathon, whose route goes through Arkansas and Texas and offers an opportunity to run down State Line Avenue, takes place on February 21 at 8 a.m. The 13.1 mile-route is a single loop course …
The Spa 10K in Hot Springs was recently listed by Runner’s World as one of the top 10 races in a national park. The race, which takes place November 21 this year, has been part of the Hot Springs running scene for the past 33 years. New this year is the addition of a half …
This Sunday, March 1, Arkansas’s capital city will be the scene of the Little Rock Marathon. The marathon is a big draw for tourism in the state and is well known in the running world for giving the world’s largest marathon finisher’s medal. There are 3,000 marathoners (which is the field size limit) signed on …
Enjoy summer from a kayak, a bike, or on your own two feet this July with some exciting events that give you a new perspective of the natural beauty of the Arkansas Delta. If you’re looking for a new way to exercise or to enjoy nature, kayaking might be just the ticket! Crowley’s Ridge State …
Hot Springs is home to a new half marathon—the Jack-n-Back. The race, which was rescheduled to March 22 due to bad weather that hit on the initial race day, has been dubbed Arkansas’ version of Pike’s Peak, the famous hard-core annual race/ascent that takes place in Colorado. The event is a 13.1 mile road race …
Now is the time to commit to participating in the 4th annual Bentonville Running Festival set for April 5. Whatever your level of running, you still have time to train for an event, whether that means stepping up to a half marathon, doing the team relay, experiencing your first 5K or just enjoying the Fun …
For you runners out there, the Spa 10K takes place in Hot Springs this Saturday (Nov. 23). The race is a popular event in town and is also part of the Arkansas Grand Prix Series. The course takes runners through downtown ( and past landmarks such as Bathhouse Row of Hot Springs National Park), up …