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Come race down the quaint streets of small town Benton, Mississippi... home of the Benton Academy Raiders!  The relatively flat course will lend to an enjoyable run with fast times!  Chip timing by Mississippi Race Timing!

Registration fees

5K Run Closed

  1. $25.00
    Jan 5 - Apr 12

5K Walk Closed

  1. $25.00
    Jan 5 - Apr 12

1 Mile Fun Run Closed

Fun Run will be in a kid friendly neighborhood and is intended for kids 12 and under 😉

  1. $15.00
    Jan 5 - Apr 12

Spirit Runner (t-shirt only, non-race participant) Closed

  1. $18.00
    Jan 5 - Apr 12

Raider Run Comfort Color T-Shirt

Race day entries will increase by $5.00 and shirts are not guaranteed to those registering after April 3rd. Packet pickup will be April 13th from 4pm till 6pm in the foyer of the Benton Academy Gymnasium and on race day beginning at 8am in proximity to the finish line. Start line will be in proximity to the elementary playground. Finish line will be located in the parking lot beside the high school building.  Chip timing by Mississippi Race Timing!


Raider Run Course Map


Event Schedule

  • April 12 11:59 PM CDT - Deadline to Register Online

  • April 13 4:00 PM CDT - Packet PickUp

  • April 14 8:00 AM CDT - Race Day Packet PickUp

  • April 14 9:00 AM CDT - 5K Run & Walk

  • April 14 10:00 AM CDT - 1 mile Fun Run

Contact Information

Event Location

216 Academy Drive Benton, Mississippi 39039

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