Sun Run: La Primera 5/10K Roadrace

Sunday, January 12, 2020
Race Info
Course Info
Race Info

The 2021 Sun Run has been cancelled.   Please stay posted for future event dates

Run/Walk YOUR FIRST* 5k/10k

(* of the year/ever) (Training Plans Available)

Fast-Flat 5k & 10k Walk/Run

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.

The 10k is part of The Running Shop SAR Grand Prix.


You can still register for the Sun Run 10k, 5k or FitKidz Race at Packet Pick up or between 7am-830am on the morning of the race. 

Packet Pickup

The Running Shop
3055 N Campbell Ave #153
Saturday January 11, 2020 10-1pm

Race Morning
Reid Park, just west of Hi Corbett Field
Sunday January 12, 2020 7-8:30am


All registrants will receive Sun Run running gloves, and course maps!

Date and Time

Sunday, January 12, 2020

10k: 8:45 AM

5k: 9:00 AM

FitKidz Mile: 10:00AM

Race Awards

Prizes will be awarded to the top overall male and female finishers and male and female masters finishers in both the 5k and 10k.  Also, awards will be given to the top three finishers in 5 year age groups for the 10k and 10 year age groups for the 5k.

Age Groups
10k Event
Males and Females: 1-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-99

5k Event
Males and Females: 1-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80-99

FitKidz Mile!

There will be a free FitKidz mile after the 5k and 10k at 10:00AM for kids not yet in middle school! Kids are timed and get a FitKidz series shirt & ribbon. 

Kids' and Post-Race Activities

All this and a great breakfast! After the race, enjoy a warm pancake breakfast and coffee served by our very own Pima College Cross Country and Track and Field Teams. This is quickly becoming a popular addition to the Tucson running scene.


Call Race Director Joseph Cuffari / Greg Wenneborg (520) 237-0309 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Race Fees

Postmarked by 1/10/2020
$30 - SAR Member
$35 - Non Member

Packet Pickup (1/11/20) and Race Day (1/12/20)
$40 - ALL

FitKidz Mile is free for kids not yet in middle school

Please note that registration for the 5k/10k events closes at 8:45 am on race day!


  • Print Registration Form and mail it in. Registration by mail must be postmarked by Friday, January 10, 2020.
  • Register online
  • Make Checks Payable to: Southern Arizona Roadrunners

    Pre-Race Registration and Packet Pick-up is at the Running Shop (3055 North Campbell) on Saturday, January 11th from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Cash, Credit Cards or Checks are accepted for payment.
  • Race Day Registration ($40 for all entrants) is on Sunday from 7:00 AM to 8:45 AM. Please note that only cash or checks are accepted for payment.
News Course Info

Race Distances and Courses

10K and 5K Run/Walk

FitKidz Mile (free for kids not yet in middle school)

5k or 10k - Choose your distance!

Both races will start near the clock tower behind Hi Corbett Stadium. Both races loop around beautiful Reid Park on the surrounding streets and bike path. The course is flat and extremely fast. There will be a waterstop along the course.

Click Here for the 10k Course Map

Click Here for the 5k Course Map


Reid Park, Ramada 31
(immediately west of Hi Corbett Field)

Race Weather

Race conditions are typically 50 degrees, and clear or rainy skies. Check out Tucson’s current conditions and forecast so you’ll be prepared!

Results Photos
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Proudly Sponsored by:

Tucson Ashiatsu

Caputo Team Realty

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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