• SAR Membership

    At SAR our goal is to get you and your family moving through running and walking events that are affordable and fun for everyone! And, we donate over $30,000 to local charities each year! Click the image above to learn more.

  • TMC Saguaro National Park 8M & 5K

    Our rolling 8-mile and 5k courses loop through a cactus forest in the foothills of the scenic Rincon Mountains at Saguaro National Park East.

Latest News:

Happy Hour Hobble - August 15th -  Back to School Edition

Aug 4, 2014

Southern Arizona Roadrunners is hosting one more summer time Happy Hour Hobble from Gentle Ben's on Friday, August 15th. Meet us on the Gentle Ben's upstairs patio between 5:30pm and 5:45pm. The group will leave for an easy 3 mile run at 6pm. To keep up with the summer heat tradition, we'll make a stop at the splash pad. Then it's back to the bar for extended happy hour specials. Since class is about to be back in session, sport some gear to show off your favorite school or alma mater. It's not required but those showing the most school spirit will be awarded with Happy Hour Hobble koozies!

Visit the event facebook page for updates!


Red Beard Rally Race Day Details

Jul 31, 2014

The Red Beard Rally 5K/10K is proud to be a SAR Good Neighbor Race. Join us on August 2, 2014 in Elgin for a celebration of running & wine!

From the Red Beard: We're very excited at the enthusiasm and turnout for our inaugural race. As you may know, the race honors our dear friend Al Buhl, who was beloved coach, vintner and friend to many of us. Race day is Saturday, August 2 at 8:00 a.m. Here are the details to make your day great! *If you didn't register for the race, read on! It's not too late to run the Red Beard!


SAR Summer News

Jul 25, 2014

Click here for details!

1)  SAR Summer Online Newsletter: Member news, race reports, injury prevention, tasty recipes, local merchant discounts, safety tips, and more.

2)  Notice of Annual Membership Meeting: All SAR Members are invited to attend our annual membership meeting at the Tanque Verde Guest Ranch 14301 East Speedway on Saturday, August 23, 2014.  The SAR Board will meet from 8:00 - 3:00 and the Annual Meeting is scheduled for 9:00 - 10:00, with additional time as needed.  For more information please email us at sar_office@yahoo.com. If you are not a member of the Southern Arizona Roadrunners, you can join our non-profit here.

3) Children's Fitness Fund Applications Due July 31

4) Spirit of Rob Bell Award Nominations Due August 8

5) Fall race calendar, with registration discount links


Summer Registration Now Open for 2014 Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown

Jul 14, 2014

The Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown registration window is now open through August 25th.  Anyone can sign up here for the special price of $69—a great deal that guarantees you entry into two great events:
* September 1: TMC Saguaro National Park Labor Day 8-Mile Run or 5k walk/run
* October 19: TMC Get Moving Tucson Events, either the TMC A-Mountain Half-Marathon or Tucson Lifestyle 5k.

If you finished the TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k, you are still eligible for the special finishers medallion.  If you did not do the Meet Me Downtown event, have no fear: you can still register for the Triple Crown and receive your Run Tucson t-shirt and the great pricing for the remaining two races.  Remember, you can run or walk and you can pick any of the distances!  Sign up here.


Happy Hour Hobble - Friday, July 11th!

Jul 9, 2014

Since it was such as success, Southern Arizona Roadrunners is planning another summer time Happy Hour Hobble from Gentle Ben’s on Friday, July 11th. Come join in on the fun! We’ll be meeting on the upstairs patio between 5:30pm and 5:45pm. The group will leave for an easy 3 miles at 6pm which will once again include a much needed romp though the splash pad because there is no denying that it will be HOT! We’ll have other surprises in store and chances to win prized HHH koozies! Visit the Facebook Event page!



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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