Tucson 5000

Sunday, May 11, 2014  /  5k


One of the fastest 5Ks in the West! This pancake-flat, fast course provides the perfect opportunity for a 5K PR.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Pima Community College Cross-country Team!

This race is part of The Running Shop Grand Prix, produced by SAR.

Date and Time

May 11, 2014 (Sunday)

7:00 AM

Race Distances and Courses

Fast, flat, USATF-certified 5K course around Reid Park. There will be a water station at the halfway point.


Reid Park. Access Reid Park from Country Club, first entrance north of 22nd Street.

Race Fees

$18 - SAR Member, mailed by 5/05/14
$20 - Non-SAR Member, mailed by 5/05/14
$25 - ALL after 5/05/13 and on Race Day


  • Print Registration Form and mail it in. Registration by mail must be postmarked by Monday, May 5, 2014.
  • Register online with a credit card at active.com.
  • Walk-in registration and packet pick-up will be at the Running Shop (3055 N. Campbell Avenue) from 10am to 2pm on Saturday May 10, 2014. Please note that only cash or checks are accepted for payment.
  • Race-day registration and packet pick-up will be at Ramada 14, Reid Park from 5.30 a.m. on race day. Please note that only cash or checks are accepted for payment.

New! 1 Mile Race

In addition to the 5k, we are offering a 1 mile race/walk/kid’s run.  Guaranteed to be Fast and Fun!  The entry fee for this race is $10 and will be timed and accurate.  1 Mile registrants may purchase a T-shirt for $4.


High Quality Awards will be presented to age group winners in 5 year age categories.  Special prizes will be presented to Overall Male and Female Winners and Masters Male and Female top finishers.


Proceeds will benefit the Pima Community College Cross Country Teams.

Kids' and Post-Race Activities

The Craig Dabler Kids Dash is free for all kids under 10 years old.  No registration required… Just show up for some fun!  Prizes will be provided for all Dashers.

Race Weather

Start-time temperatures are usually 70 degrees F, clear skies, and no wind. Check out Tucson’s current conditions and forecast so you’ll be race-ready!


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  • Contact the Southern Arizona Roadrunners Hotline at (520) 326-9383 for more information.
  • Race Director Greg Wenneborg: Call (520)977-4072 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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