Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown Update: dates, times, and Virtual Triple Crown possibility

Randy Accetta April 13, 2016

Registration continues for the 2016 Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown.  We currently have 800 commemorative medallions on order, with over 500 already registered. Space is filling up, so sign up before we run out of medals!  Here are the three races:

  • Saturday night, May 28, 2016: TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k Night Run/Walk, Tucson's largest running event.  You can run or walk Tucson's most popular 3.1 mile event. The TMC 5k Night Run is part of SAR's Running Shop Grand Prix. Please note that the new May 27th Friday Night Festival of Miles does not count as part of the Triple Crown.
  • Monday morning, September 5, 2016: TMC Saguaro National Park Labor Day 8-Miler & 5k.  You can run the 8-miler or you can walk or run the 5k at Tucson's oldest running event. The 8-miler is part of SAR's Running Shop Grand Prix.
  • Halloween Weekend of October 29 and 30, 2016: TMC Get Moving Tucson Half-Marathon Events. You can walk or run the Tucson Lifestyle 5k on Saturday morning, October 29th in Downtown Tucson, or you can run or walk the TMC A-Mountain Half-Marathon on Sunday morning, October 30th.  The TMC Half-Marathon is part of SAR's Running Shop Grand Prix.

Virtual Triple Crown: if you want to sign up for the Triple Crown but cannot complete the events in Tucson in person, please email Randy.  We will try to create a Virtual Triple Crown option for you.

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