Spring Cross-Country Classic 5K News

Next Saturday March 4th is Spring Cross Country

Feb 26, 2017

March 4th is the day to lace up your racing shoes and come out and run the Spring Cross Country 5k!

The last day to register on Active is March 1st.  You will still have an opportunity to register at Packet Pickup at The Running Shop on March 3rd from 4-6 pm. Price will still be $25 for SAR members and $27 for Non-SAR members.

 The first 250 participants registered will receive a track bag. There will also be an opportunity to register the day of the race for $30 starting at 6:00 am.  Please try to bring cash and check only. 

This race benefits the Marana Unified School District Family Resource Center. Helping MUSD students and families in need to make sure every child can succeed in school. 

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Spring Cross Country updates

Jan 28, 2017

Spring Cross Country is coming soon!  March 4th!  This is the 3rd race of the 2017 SAR Grand Prix!  You can register online at Active.com by following the registration link or print out a paper entry form and send it in. 

$25.00 until the day of the race. $30 day of. 

New this year instead of another Race T-shirt is a sweet track bag and also age group medals.

Top 3 overall have great prizes from The Running Shop. Overall Male and Female will receive a shoe voucher and 2nd and 3rd overall receive $40 and $30 Gift Certificates.

Masters overall will receive a shoe voucher and 2nd a $30 gift certificate. As always masters can double dip if they are top 3 overall.  

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Spring Cross Country Results 2016!

Mar 6, 2016

Preliminary results for Spring Cross Country 2016 can be found here.

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Spring Cross 5k Packet Pick up—-TODAY!!

Mar 4, 2016

Come today to the Running Shop located at 3055 N Campbell Ave from 3-6 to pick up your Bib number and race T-Shirt.  If you haven't registered for the race you still can for a discounted price of $25 for SAR members and $27 for Non SAR members. Tomorrow race day price is $30.00.  You can also become a member of SAR by signing up at the Running Shop or at any of the SAR events.

Don't forget to come to the race early to pick up your Race Chip.  Race Day Registration starts at 6:15 am until 7:15 am.

Women's race starts at 7:30 am

Men's race starts at 8:15 am

We will try to stay on schedule  but will not start early.

Don't forget about the Annual Egg Toss Challenge and the kids dash! 

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This Sat March 5th is the Spring Cross Country 5k

Feb 29, 2016

Time is running out to register for the 2016 Spring Cross Country 5k this Sat March 5th. Registration on Active will end soon. But don't worry! Come by The Running Shop on Friday March 4th from 3-6 pm to pick up your bib and T-shirt if you pre-registered or to still get a discounted price. Race day registration will be available for $30 from 6:15 am to 7:15 am.

First race will be the Women's race at 7:30 am followed by the Men's race at 8:15 am. This will be a chipped timed race by On Your Left Fitness. Make sure you arive early race day to pick up your chip.  

Don't forget to bring a pre-packaged food item for the pot luck after the race. Also get ready for the Egg Toss Challenge! 

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Spring Cross Country rates go up on Monday!

Feb 13, 2016

Early Registration prices are ending after Sunday. The price for the Spring Cross Country 5k go up $5.  There still is time to save. Register on active by using the link on the Cross Country race page or come out to The Fine Valentine and pick up an entry form. I will on hand at the race to collect any entry forms or drop them off at the SAR tent located by registration. Monday ends the shirt size guarrentee as well. 

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IMPORTANT DEADLINE NEWS! SPRING CROSS COUNTRY!

Feb 5, 2016

In order to recieve a Spring Cross Country T-Shirt you must pre-register before Feb 15th. This is a new race t-shirt NOT a past SAR race shirt like previous years.  Race price increase also goes up on the 15th.  Prices go up to $25.00 for SAR members and $27.00 for non SAR members. 

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Sign up now

Feb 3, 2016

Make sure you sign up for the March 5th Spring Cross Country 5k before the prices go up.  Prices go up after Feb 14th! First 200 pre registered runners are guaranteed a shirt! Don't be left out. This race hasn't had a shirt in years.

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Spring Cross Country Results 2015

Apr 18, 2015

Results for the 2015 Spring Cross Country 5K can be found here.
 

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Updates on Upcoming SAR Races

Apr 7, 2015

Check out the new SAR eblast, with llinks to the new SAR newsletter and news on all the upcoming races.

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Stop eating nachos and watching basketball—go for a run!

Mar 19, 2015

Check out the most recent SAR eblast, with links to all Spring races and discount registration.  Upcoming events include the Sabino Canyon Classic; Spring Cross Country Clasic 5k and FitKidz Mile; Dr. Gann's Diet of Hope Cinco de Mayo 10k and 5k; Tucson 5000; TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k Night Run and Walk and FitKidz Mile; and the 2015 Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown.

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Spring Cross Country Classic

Apr 20, 2012

We are all set for the Spring Cross Country Classic tomorrow at Lincoln Park.  A few items:

- You may pick up your bib at the race.  Registration opens at 6:30
- Walk-ups and day of registration are welcome.  Come on down, it will be beautiful!
- Men race at 7:30.  Women at 8:15
- 4ht Annual Egg Championships following the event
- Potluck and Beer Garden.  You bring the dish, we have the beer!
- All ages and abilities welcome.  This is a desert course with trail running and hills.  Strollers are not encouraged.

We’ll see you out there!

We will be at Ramada 1 in upper Lincoln Park.  Find directions here.

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Spring Cross Update

Apr 22, 2011

We are excited to see you tomorrow at the Spring Cross Country Classic tomorrow, April 23.  A few updates:

Race times tomorrow:
7:30 AM Men’s 5K
8:15 AM Women’s 5K
(corrected to match online form)

-Check in will be at Ramada 2 at the upper portion of Lincoln Park (Pantano just south of Escalante).
-Packet pick-up begins at 6:30 a.m.
-This is a potluck race.  Feel free to bring a dish, snack or favorite post-race treat!

Get some rest tonight, for tomorrow we race!

Tim Bentley
Race Director
Spring Cross Country Race

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Spring Cross Country Results

Apr 24, 2010

Updated Monday, April 26.
The Spring Cross Country results are now available. Thanks to all who entered. Results can be found here.

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