St. Luke’s Home Spring Cross-Country Classic 5K- NEW DATE THIS YEAR ONLY- IN PERSON RACE!

Saturday, May 22, 2021
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The Spring Cross Country Classic is a fun filled 5k through the scenic rolling trails of Lincoln Park.  This year only the men and women can run together in their assigned waves and there is a wide variety of age groups which means everyone competes for prizes, Our traditional race towel will be given out to everyone as well as an insulated lunch cooler filled with goodies!

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 ONLY THERE WILL BE A MENS AND WOMENS COED WAVE START DUE TO COVID

Date and Time

Packet Pickup will be on Friday, MAY 21ST at The Running Shop from 3:00-6:00 PM
3055 N Campbell Ave Ste 153, Tucson, AZ 85719

OR  Race Morning, Saturday, MAY 22ND at Lincoln Park 4325 S Pantano Rd. ( Don't forget to enter through the Pantano entrance) starting at 5:30 AM

YOU MAY ARRIVE PRIOR TO YOUR WAVE START TO PICK UP YOUR PACKET  AND RACE BIB.  AND REGISTER FOR THE RACE  (AS AVAILABLE) HOWEVER YOU MUST REMAIN NEAR YOUR CAR UNTIL 5 MINUTES BEFORE YOUR WAVE START BEGINS. LISTEN FOR ANNOUNCEMENTS AND LOOK FOR SIGNS FOR WHERE TO LINE UP

 

MAY 22nd-

LIMITED RACE MORNING REGISTRATION WILL BE ALLOWED IF THERE ARE SPACES AVAILABLE IN THE WAVES. 

WAVES BEGIN AT 5:30 AND GO UNTIL 7:05

iF YOU DO NOT GET INTO A WAVE YOU MAY START WITH THE LAST WAVE

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 there will be no activities at the park, however you can drive or walk around the corner to Clements Swimming Pool

Beneficiaries

This year's beneficiary is  St. Luke's Home

Our mission is: Provide quality of life for low-income Elders to age with dignity in an assisted living community.

 

For additional information go to www.stlukeshometucson.org

(520) 628-1512

Kids' and Post-Race Activities

Enjoy what the beautiful Arizona Spring weather has to offer and stay and play in the park! There will be donkeys to take for a stroll, a jumping castle and towel tag for the family to play together.

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/KLQKB

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Race Fees


5K Race

Before 4/2/2021

$25 SAR members

$27 non-SAR members

 

After 4/3/2021

$27 SAR members

$29 non-SAR members

 

Race Day

$35 ALL

 

FitKidz race THE 5K free

Registration

  • Print Registration Form and mail it in. Registration by mail must be postmarked by Friday, May 14, 2021.
  • Register online
  • Packet pick-up will be held, Friday, MAY 21st 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 5:15 am -6:45 am
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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 1 at Upper Lincoln Park leading to an exciting kick to the finish!

Location

Lincoln Park-PARKING LOT- NEAR THE RACE START
Pantano just south of Escalante. Park off of Pantano

Race Weather

Start-time temperatures will be warm/hot, clear skies, and no wind. Check out Tucson’s current conditions and forecast so you’ll be race-ready!

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