The USMC Mud Run grew to more than 1,8000 teams on Sept. 19. The winning 4-man team was The Competition, led by Maj. James Wilson, with a time of 35:11.
The first female team was Muddivas, led by Denise Branham, in 49 minutes.
Irmo Dam 10K. Columbia's Orinthal Striggles won the Irmo Dam 10K in 32:34 ahead of Greenville's Dan Smoak, who finished in 32:35. Shawanna White from Georgia was first female and 10th overall in 37:49.
Race for Cure. Clemson's Andre Ivankovic, 14, won the Komen Upstate Race for the Cure in Greenville in a time of 17:35.
Ivankovic's mother, Diana, was first cancer survivor finisher in 25:02. Diana's husband, Miren, won the race in 2001 and was second in his age group this year.
Karen Becker of Travelers Rest was first female and eighth overall in 19:48. The event raised over $700,000 for the Komen Foundation.
USC race held. Daniel Smoak on the USC Parent Weekend 5K on Oct. 3 with a time of 15:40. Katarina Cap was first female and 16th overall in 20:37.
Locals dominate race. Columbia runners took the top four spots at the Columbia Dry Run 5K on Sept. 12. Finishing in order were Jeremy Bancraft in 16:39: Kathryn Ashton in19:38; Sara Powell in 19:59; and Shannon Iriel in 20:26.
Race held in Aiken. Jacob Morris of Aiken won the Aiken Whiskey Road 10K in 34:59. Columbia's Shannon Iriel was first female in 36:14.
WEST COLUMBIA 8:00 a.m. Providence Presbyterian Habitat for Humanity
10K Run/Walk. Kid strollers and Leashed dogs allowed. (803) 794-6766.
NEWBERRY 8:30 a.m. Newberry College Alumni 5K Run&Walk 5K, GPT (803) 799-4786.
SPARTANBURG 7:30 a.m. iRecycle Half Marathon, GPT (864) 764-0119.
BLUFFTON 8:30 a.m. Buzzard Island Adventure Run, 4 Mi/Adult; 1Mi/Kid. (843) 757-8520.
COLUMBIA 7:45 a.m. Ray Tanner Home Run 12K, 5K & Kids Fun Run GPT, TDC (803) 309-9947.
BISHOPVILLE 7:45 a.m. Coca-Cola Classic 5K, GPT (803) 484-5145.
WALHALLA 7:45 a.m. Oktoberfest 5K, GPT (864) 885-9023.
IRMO 8:30 a.m. YMCA Great Pumpkin 5K (803) 407-8007.
ROCK HILL, 9:00 a.m. Great Pumpkin 5K, GPT (803) 329-6913,
PAWLEYS ISLAND 7:30 a.m. Pawleys Island Turtle Strut 5K & 10K, GPT (843) 237-1698.
MYRTLE BEACH 8:00 a.m. Lindsey's Little Miracles 5K Family FR, 10:00 a.m. (843) 902-2437.
NORTH AUGUSTA 9:00 a.m. River Run 10K, GPT (803) 952-7521.
COLUMBIA 8:15 a.m. Spring Valley Presbyterian Fall Festival 5K (803) 788-3589 and SUNDAY bike rides for Habitat for Humanity: 56 Mi. metric century and 25 Mi. family fun route. Ride Details: email@example.com.
GREENVILLE 8:00 a.m. Spinx Runfest Half Marathon 8:00 a.m. & 5K Run/Walk 9:00 a.m., GPT (864) 271-0092.
N. CHARLESTON 7:30 a.m. N. Charleston Half Marathon & 5K, GPT (843) 712-2618.
COLUMBIA 8:00 a.m. Governor's Cup Half Marathon and 8K and Kid's Run, TDC, GPT (803) 731-2100.
CONWAY 7:30 a.m. CCU Presidents 5K Homecoming Race (843) 349-2815.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND 8:00 a.m. Hilton Head Bridge Run 10K & 5K (843) 757-8520.
FLORENCE 9:00 a.m. Pecan Festival Run Like a Nut 10K & 5K (843) 661-3815.
GREENVILLE 8:00 a.m. Paris Mtn. St. Park 11K Trail Run (864) 322-5545.
COLUMBIA 9:00 a.m. Local Time 11th Annual World Run Day. Run your favorite route and donate any amount to your favorite charity, REGIS: www.runday.com.
CAMDEN 8:30 a.m. Colonial Cup 10K & 5K (803) 432- 4291.
CONWAY 7:30 a.m. Rivertown Half Marathon & 8K (843) 712-2618.
CHARLESTON 8:00 a.m. Folly Beach 10 Mi. & 5K (843) 853-9987.
GREENVILLE 9:30 a.m. SC Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Turkey Trot 5K & Kids FR, (864) 370-2402.
PAWLEYS ISLAND 9:00 a.m. Run 'Til the Cows Come Home 5K, firstname.lastname@example.org.
PINOPOLIS 9:00 a.m. Run for Thanks, GPT (843) 899-2275.
CODE: GPTGrand Prix Tour; TDCTour de Columbia