2017 Challenge Series and Grand Prix Calendar

The list below includes races on the White River Roadrunners Challenge and Arkansas RRCA Grand Prix series 2017 calendars. Our Challenge Series includes up to 12 races with awards earned for number of races completed. The Grand Prix awards points to the top 10 series runners in each age category at each race. "Championship races" are scored on a scale from 30 points to 3 in 3-point steps, with the other races scored from 20 to 2 in 2-point steps. Click for ARRCA Grand Prix info and WRRR Challenge Series info. The 4-Mile Classic is featured in both collections. We'll update race links for registration and results as we are able. (UPDATED: 3/2/17)


Challenge Race | GP Points Race | GP Championship Race | GP Championship & Challenge Race | Special Interest Race


Jan. 14 Lady Pioneer 7K — Results, Batesville

Jan. 24 One Hour Track Run — Results, Danville High

Feb. 4 River Trail 15K — Results, North Little Rock

Feb. 11 Valentine's Day 5K — Results, Russellville

Feb. 19 Run The Line Half Marathon — Results, Texarkana

March 4-5 Little Rock Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K and 5K — Online Entry

March 11 Chase Race 2 Mile — Online Entry, Conway

March 18 St. Pat's Paces, Montessori Christian Academy — Online Entry, Batesville

March 18 Spring Fling 5K — Online Entry, Cabot

April 1 Capital City Classic 10K — Online Entry, Little Rock

April 15 1040 Tax Fun Run/Walk — Online Entry, 10:40 am, Eagle Mountain Elementary School, Batesville

May 6 Pioneer Day 5k — Online Entry, Town Square, Melbourne

May 6 Toad Suck 10k, Conway

May 13 Women Can Run 5K — Online Entry, Conway

June TBD BGMC 5k & Fun Run, 8 am, Southside Assembly of God

June 10 Arkansas Runner 2 Mile — Online Entry, Benton

June 17 Go! Mile — Online Entry, Little Rock (championship, RRCA nat'l, 30 pts)

July 4 Firecracker 5K — Results, Little Rock

July 29 The Bethany Project Melon Dash 5kResults, Cave City

Aug. 5 White River 4-Mile ClassicOnline Entry, Batesville

Aug. 12 Hope Watermelon 5kOnline Entry, Hope

Sept. 2 ARK 5K ClassicOnline Entry, North Little Rock

Sept. 9 Band on the Run 5kOnline Entry, Batesville

Sept. 9 Minuteman Cross Country 5kOnline Entry, Little Rock

Sept. 16 Arkansas 20KOnline Entry, Benton

Sept. 30 Paint Downtown Pink 5KResults, Benton

Oct. 14 WRMC Run the Wave 5k — Online Entry, 8 am, Batesville

Oct. 14 Breakaway 10KOnline Entry, Searcy

Nov. 4 MidSouth Championship Marathon, Wynne

Nov. 18 Spa 10K — Online Entry, Hot Springs

Nov. 23 White River Roadrunners Turkey Trot Fun Run, course map, River Park, Batesville

Dec. 2 White River Christmas Half-Marathon & Relay — Online Entry, 9 am, Main Street, Batesville

Dec. 9 CASA Half Marathon — Online Entry, Pine Bluff