Three fast weekends start with Oxford race

By NEMS Daily Journal

Saturday opens a triple crown of 10k weekend running events in northeast Mississippi:
• The Double Decker Spring run begins at 7:30 a.m. in Oxford, with a 5K starting at 7:45 a.m. Event day registration ($35) begins at 6:15 a.m.
• The Corinth Coca-Cola Classic is May 4 at 8:30 a.m. It’s $20 to enter ($25 after this Saturday) but there is no race-day registration.
• The Gum Tree 10k and associated 2k fun run in Tupelo is set for May 11. Registration is $18 through April 30 and $25 on race day (starts at 7 a.m.). Get details on all three races and web links at

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