The Fast & The Furriest 5k

Thanks to everyone who participated, 2020’s The Fast & The Furriest 5K was a huge success!

We hope to see you all next year for The Fast & The Furriest 7.


Sign up now to help us raise money for homeless pets in our community!

New this year… 1 mile walk/run and virtual race option! We also have a NEW ROUTE in the Rountree district! This is a fun walk or run for all ages AND your furry friends are welcome! Sign up NOW at https://www.active.com/springfield-mo/running/distance-running-races/the-fast-and-the-furriest-race-2020. Here are some details:

  • The event will start and end at Tie & Timber, 1451 E Cherry St, Springfield MO 65802. Start time is 10 a.m.
  • Those who register by 9/7 will be guaranteed to receive a t-shirt in the size requested with the race packet. Those registering on 9/9 or later are limited to remaining t-shirt quantity and size availability.
  • PACKET PICK-UP INFO: Friday, 10/16, Noon – 6:00 p.m. at Tie & Timber, 1451 E Cherry St, Springfield MO 65802.
  • Virtual Race includes medal and shirt.
  • 1 mile run receives shirt only.
  • 5k run includes medal and shirt.
  • 5k with dog run includes medal, shirt, bandanna.


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