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Photo courtesy of Lifeline Children’s Services

If you’re looking to get outside and get active this fall, make sure to check out these runs. more

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Photo courtesy of Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Alabama Chapter.

The annual Great Strides Walk will return to Veterans Park this month, on May 12. more

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Photo courtesy of Becky Wynne.

See the annual races coming to the area here. This weekend is PurpleStride Birmingham and Diabetes Walk for Camp Seale Harris. more

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PurpleStride Birmingham 2017 Presented by UAB Medicine was a 5K run and walk event aimed at raising money to make strides against pancreatic cancer. more

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Photo courtesy of Southeastern Diabetes Education Services.

As the days get warmer with the arrival of spring, more organizations are inviting people to get out and run or walk. more

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For the past four years, a company called Sack Lunch Productions has put on the Color Me Rad 5K at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium, but declining attendance over the years means the race won’t be coming back this year. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Emily Knerr has blown the air horn to start the Head Over Teal race, benefiting ovarian cancer awareness, for the past seven years. more

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Photo by Erica Techo.

National Veterans Day in Birmingham is hosting its fourth 5K fun run/walk and 10K ruck challenge in October. more

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Photo courtesy of Forget Me Not Photography.

The Shelby Humane Society in Columbiana takes in more than 5,000 unwanted pets each year — many of them lost, neglected or abused — but it takes a lot of money to care for these animals. more

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Photo courtesy of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

There are numerous opportunities to give back to others and participate in a healthy run or walk in Hoover in September. Here are four: more

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Photo courtesy of Trivium Racing.

After a year off, the Glow in the Park 5K race will return to Hoover Aug. 26 at the Hoover Met Stadium. more

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Photo courtesy of Lifeline Children’s Services of Hoover.

Lifeline Children’s Services of Hoover will raise money to support “(un)adopted,” its international orphan-care ministry, when it hosts the fifth annual “R(un) For One 5K” and the one-mile “Kids Fun R(un)” at Veterans Park Aug. 20. more

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Photo courtesy of GBAC.

The third annual Aubie 5K and 1-mile fun run is set for June 25. Hosted by the Greater Birmingham Auburn Club, this will be the second year the event is held in memory of former Hoover High School track coach Meredith Maddox. more

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Out of the Darkness

Photo courtesy of Out of the Darkness.

Get the details on two charity walks happening this month in Hoover. more

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When Dina and Alan Long knew in their hearts they wanted to expand their family of four through adoption, they turned to Lifeline Children’s Services and its branch, (un)adopted, for advice. more

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5K Round Up

Photo courtesy of Mary Anne King.

Check out which walks and runs are providing opportunity for fitness and fundraising this weekend. more

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0714 Run for one

Photos courtesy of Elizabeth Gilmer.

The R(un) for One 5K is returning for its third year on Saturday. more

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Runners will glow in the dark the evening of June 14 at the Hoover Met. For the Glow in the Dark 5K, participants are each given a bag of glow accessories and paint before the race and then run under UV glow water spray and neon powder. more

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Runners will glow in the dark the evening of June 14 at the Hoover Met. For the Glow in the Park 5K, participants are each given a bag of glow accessories and paint before the race and then run under UV glow water spray and neon powder. more

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Owens house 5K

Photo courtesy of Samantha Smith.

Owens House, a Child Advocacy Center for the Shelby County area, will hold its first Superheroes 5K and Fun Run to benefit its nonprofit organization. more

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