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Woodstock 5K

The Anniston Runners Club (ARC) and our members invite you to our premier annual event- The Historic Woodstock 5K and Kidstock 1 Mile!  Woodstock is a fun, healthy, community event where more than 1000 runners and walkers come to shake their tail feathers! Go ahead and mark your calendar for August 7, 2021 for the oldest footrace in the southeast!

Woodstock is an exciting 5K with world class start/finish lines, our famous finish on Woodstock Avenue, and a totally groovy post-race celebration with food and fun!

Don’t forget to check out our ever-so-popular Team Challenge! Team runners have a chance to win a cash prize for the team with the most participants and trophies for the fastest male, female, and coed team, as well as the team with the most spirit!

Please enjoy the hospitality Annistonians and Alabamians are famous for. We promise you won’t leave Woodstock disappointed- our runners, volunteers, and community guarantee it!

Virtual Opportunity:

If you are unable to join us in-person, we are offering a virtual “run anywhere” option. You can be a part of the 40th Woodstock 5k or 1 Mile by participating virtually. You may complete your virtual 5K or 1 Mile  anywhere run between Saturday, July 31st and Saturday, August 7th. We will mail you your shirt, assign you a printable digital bib, you will be able post your time in the virtual results event, upload photos of you and friends on your run, and print a finisher’s certificate. Please note, due to the nature of virtual results being reliant on dependable cell service and honesty, virtual participant’s results are for recognition only and will not be eligible for prize money, age group awards, or trophies.  See more detailed information about participating virtually in our “Virtual FAQ’s” section below.



Aug 07 2021


7:30 am - 11:00 am