Running schedule

Area Running Schedule

BASF/Historic Aberdeen 5K: What: Run/walk; Where: Aberdeen; When: 8 a.m., April 13, registration 7 a.m.; Info: awards to top 3 runners in each division; Contact: 369-6460, 369-7837.

Hershey’s Track and Field Program: What: youth track and field event; Where: Tupelo High School track; When: 9:30 a.m. June 1. Registration at 9 a.m.; Info: boys and girls ages 9-14. Winners qualify for state meet; Contact: 841-6440.

Dogwood 5K: Cross country race; Where: North Prentiss County near Jacinto; When: 2 p.m., April 20; Contact: 462-3754.

Gum Tree 10K Run: What: Run/walk; Where: Downtown Tupelo; When: 8:30 a.m., May 11; Info: Prize money goes six deep in men and women open divisions, three deep in men’s and women’s masters and one deep in men and women grand masters. … awards to top three runners in each division; Contact: David Branner, 842-0123 or

2002 Nettleton 5K: What: 5K walk/run; Where: Race starts at BancorpSouth Center. When: 8 a.m., May 18. Info: entry fee is $12 pre-race and $15 day of race, 12 age divisions and wheelchair division; Contact: Jerry Earnest 841- 2600 (day) 963-3374 night.

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