• SAR Membership

    Southern Arizona Roadrunners is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting health and fitness in Tucson and Southern Arizona through running and walking. Join today and get discounts to many local businesses, discounts to all SAR events and support the great work we do! JOIN TODAY!

  • Sun Run: La Primera 5/10K Roadrace - 1/13/19

    This is a chance to run your fastest on a pancake-flat, lightning-fast 10K course or opt for the shorter 5k. Proceeds to benefit Pima Community College Cross-Country and Track & Field.

  • Fine Valentine Relay 4M & 2M - 2/10/19

    Be part of the event that was featured by Runners World as a race that gets you feeling the love!  True loves, best buds and solo runners/walkers are all welcomed at this fun race and post-race brunch!

  • Sunrise at Old Tucson Trail Run (4M & 1M) - 2/17/18

    Come run with us at Old Tucson Studios! All registrants receive a long-sleeve t-shirt, free trailside breakfast, and the first ever race medal modeled after the historic Tombstone Marshal badge.

  • Spring Cross Country Classic 5K & FitKidz Mile

    The Spring Cross Country Classic is a fun filled 5k through the scenic rolling trails of Lincoln Park.  There are separate races for men and women, and a wide variety of age groups means everyone competes for prizes,  Lincoln Park is located on Tucson’s east side and has some great vantage points to watch the races.

Latest News:

Adult FitKidz Shirt Fundraiser - Pre-Order Now!

Dec 4, 2018

Help raise funds for the 2019 FitKidz program be pre-ordering an adult FitKidz Crew tank, tshirt or hoodie! Each shirt sold will cover the costs of 3 kids' (or more) FitKidz races! Head here to order one and they'll be ready to ship or pick up by Sun Run!

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TMC Sunrise at Old Tucson Trail Run Announces First-Ever Race Medal

Dec 3, 2018

Check out the medal that all participants receive in the February 17, 2019 TMC Sunrise at Old Tucson Trail Run!  The event is capped at 800 and all registrants are guaranteed the first-ever TMC Trail Run medal, a long-sleeve shirt, and a trailside breakfast -- plus free entry into Old Tucson Studios for a day's worth of cowboy and cowgirl fun!

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TMC BE Tucson Race Report

Dec 2, 2018

Yup, Tucson's winter is here, as the TMC BE Tucson runners braved miserable morning conditions of 45 degrees and partly cloudy to complete the 3.1 circuit bundled in parkas, earmuffs, and ski caps.  But the Tucson running community is nothing if not resilient, and by the awards ceremony they were sunning themselves in front of Kino Stadium, wine glasses in hand as they picked up Running Shop gift certificates and leftover wine glasses . . . click here for the emailed race report.

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Be Tucson 5k Results now posted

Dec 1, 2018

You can find results here!

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TMC BE Tucson race weekend information

Nov 29, 2018

Click here for the email we've sent to all race registrants. The event is capped at 300, but we still have a few slots open so bring some friends!

Key Details

Thanks for signing up for the TMC BE Tucson 5k for men and women. This a fun and low-key race produced by Run Tucson and the Southern Arizona Roadrunners , partnered with a community fitness expo, an health insurance enrollment drive, and the super-cool TMC Girls on the Run 5k, presented by UnitedHealthcare. If you have any questions, please contact the race directors Randy Accetta (randy@runtucson.net) and Tia Accetta (tia@runtucson.net).


Race Weekend Schedule
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Friday Night, November 30 at The Running Shop, 3055 North Campbell Avenue
Pick up your shirt, your wineglass, and your race number -- then hang out and shop at Tucson's original local running shoe store -- snag some holiday gifts for loved ones and yourself!!
YES: you can pick up the number and goodies for other people
YES: please be nice to the volunteers
NO: you do not need ID
NO: at this point there are no race transfers & no refunds


Saturday morning, December 1 at KINO VETERAN’S MEMORIAL STADIUM - 2500 E Ajo Way, Tucson, AZ 85713
6:15 am - 6:45 am At tents in front of Kino Stadium main entrance, you can pick up your race number, wineglass, and shirt + last-chance in-person registration.
7:00 am Start of TMC BE Tucson Men & Women’s 5k (start is near main entrance to stadium)
7:30 am Fitness Expo begins, including free breakfast on concourse in stadium
8:00 am Community Insurance Enrollment begins
8:30 or so TMC BE Tucson 5k Awards in front of stadium
8:45 am United Healthcare Girls on the Run (GOTR) Welcome
8:50 am GOTR Group Warmup - led by p31 fitness instructor and UofA Volleyball Athletes
9:00 am GOTR 5k Start, in front of stadium - UofA Athletes will lead a Parade of Schools through the Vendor Mall out Gate B.
 

More Information

  • Directions to Kino Sports Complex: See http://kinosportscomplex.com/directions.shtml
  • Take I-10 East to the Kino Parkway North Exit 263B. Traveling north on Kino Parkway, take a right at the first light to Ajo Way. Turn left onto Ajo Way. At Forgeus Street, turn right to get to Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium and other South Complex facilities and left to get to the North Complex soccer fields and other facilities.
  • Parking: There are thousands of parking spots at the Kino Complex, 2500 E Ajo Way
  • Bathrooms: Bathrooms are located on the concourse level of the Kino Stadium
  • Free Breakfast: Eggs and more await for all runners with bib numbers on the concourse level of the Stadium
  • Thanks to AMR for having an ambulance on hand.
  • Thanks to Tucson Medical Center for producing the fitness expo.

Awards:
Overall Winner TMC Men and Women 5k: 1st: $50 2nd: $30 3rd: $20
Age group awards courtesy of The Running Shop for the TMC Men's and Women's 5k: U15 through 75+ receive 1st: $20 Running Shop gift certificate; 2nd: $10 Running Shop gift certificate; 3rd: wineglass

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