Make one of these races part of your weekend plans:
Saturday, Sept. 24
Women’s Half-Marathon and 5K, Nashville, Tenn. http://womenshalfmarathon.com
Murray Walk to Defeat ALS 5K Run and 1-Mile Walk, 9 a.m. for the 5K and 9:15 a.m. for the walk, CFSB Center, Murray State University, Murray, Ky. Online registration: http://www.alsaky.org
17th Annual United Way 5K and Youth 1-Mile Run, 9 a.m., Paducah Bank Main Office, 555 Jefferson St., Paducah, Ky. Entry form on this site. Online registration: http://www.active.com
Houston County Fair 5K, 8 a.m., behind Mason’s Lodge on McMillan Street, Erin, Tenn. Entry form on this site.
Run for the Fight 5-Miler, 5K and 1-Mile, 8 a.m. for the 5-mile and 5K runs and 8:30 a.m. for the 1-mile run, Bowling Green, Ky. Registration: http://www.runforthefight.eventbrite.com
20th Annual Nashville AIDS Walk and 5K Run, 10:30 a.m. for the run and 11 a.m. for the walk, Riverfront Park, Nashville, Tenn. Online registration: http://www.nashvilleaidswalk.com/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=483198
Sunday, Sept. 25
Clarksville Pub Run 5K, 3 p.m., Franklin Street, downtown Clarksville, Tenn. Registration is from 2-2:50 p.m. on the top floor of Blackhorse Pub and Brewery. This is a social fun run only, not a competitive race. Cost is $5 only if you want a beer after the run; otherwise, the event is free, and complimentary soda, water and tea will be available after the run.