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
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
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
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
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.
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.