Spring Cross-Country Classic 5K

Saturday, March 2, 2019
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Note date change to Saturday March 2nd!

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.  The Spring Cross Country 5K is proud to continue the tradtion of excellent cross country racing in Southern Arizona!

This year the women will run first followed by the men’s race.

Date and Time

March 02, 2019 (Saturday)

7:30 AM Womesn’s race

8:15 AM Men’s race

9:00 AM FitKidz 1 mile

Race Awards

Awesome overall and age group prizes from our friends at The Running Shop and Saucony!
Age groups will be 11 and under, 12-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

After the race, get together with family and friends to enjoy a day in the park with a free pancake breakfast, family-friendly activities, and games. 

Beneficiaries

Parent Aid

As a mission-driven organization focused on strengthening families and preventing child abuse, Parent Aid is committed to strengthening parental capabilities and child development, improving child and family health and overall enhancing family functioning.  Parent Aid’s core service is home visiting, which utilizes the nationally recognized and evidence-based SafeCare model. (A study by the Washington State Institute for Public Policy, Benefit-Cost Results, concludes that our evidence-based SafeCare program has a $20.25 return for every $1 spent in prevention.

http://parentaid.org/

Kids' and Post-Race Activities

Enjoy what the beautiful Arizona Spring weather has to offer and stay and play in the park!

Community Partners

Would you like to make our race more special? Come and volunteer with us. SAR members can earn a free race for every 6 races they donate  1.5 or more.hours of their time.

 

https://volunteersignup.org/ATKFF

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Race Fees


5K Race

Before 1/11/2019

$18 SAR members

$20 non-SAR members

 

After 2/11/2019

$20 SAR members

$22 non-SAR members

 

Race Day

$25 ALL

 

FitKidz race free

Registration

  • Print Registration Form and mail it in. Registration by mail must be postmarked by Monday, February 25, 2019.
  • Register online with a credit card at active.com.
  • Packet pick-up will be held, Friday March 1st from 3-6pm at The Running Shop located at 3055 N Campbell Ave. You can also pick up your bib on the day of the race
  • Race day registration is at 6:15am-7:15am This is a chip timed race. You must pick up your chip the morning of the race.
News Course Info

Race Distances and Courses

The cross-country course winds its way through the desert surrounding Lincoln Park, mainly on dirt trails and a scenic jaunt through the bird sanctuary. This 5K race features a challenging course with rolling hills through the desert and finishes on grass to Ramada 2 at Upper Lincoln Park leading to an exciting kick to the finish!

Location

Lincoln Park-Ramada #1
Pantano just south of Escalante. Park off of Pantano

Race Weather

Start-time temperatures are usually near 65 degrees F, clear skies, and no wind. Check out Tucson’s current conditions and forecast so you’ll be race-ready!

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Proudly Sponsored by:


Smith Performance Center

The Southern Arizona Roadrunners is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting health and fitness in Tucson and Southern Arizona through running and walking.

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