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CRRG Events, formerly Carmel Road Racing Group, is a running event company based in Carmel, Indiana. Our signature events include:

Polar Bear 5 Mile/5k/The Bear 

Choose to run the 5K, 5-mile or do The Bear by competing in both races during this February tradition.

Carmel Marathon Weekend

Take part in Carmel, Indiana’s largest running event and the state’s 2nd largest marathon. April 4, 2020 events include a 5K, 10K, half marathon, marathon relay and Boston-qualifying marathon.


8 Hour Dream Endurance Race 

See how far you can go in 8 hours during Central Indiana’s only ultra-distance running event. Take on the challenge solo or as part of a relay team in July.

Indy Women’s Half Marathon & 5K 

Join us on the 3rd Saturday of September for Indiana’s largest women’s-only running event and one of the most prominent in the US. 

Donut 5K

A holiday tradition featuring nearly 2,000 donuts and donut holes at this family (and dog) friendly 5K held the Saturday before Christmas.

Did you know?

The Carmel Half Marathon and Indy Women’s Half Marathon are the two fastest-growing 13.1-mile races in the state.


Carmel Road Racing Group (CRRG) also manages conference 5K events for nonprofit membership and trade associations


CRRG has produced walk/run events in 12 states.

For more information on sponsorship or event management, email us at

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