Our Mission & Vision

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.

Our vision is to strengthen and support the running and walking community in Southern Arizona through high-quality, affordable, and family-friendly events and programming that empower people of all backgrounds, abilities, and ages to pursue a healthier lifestyle. We promote community engagement by celebrating the joy of athletic achievement, individual and group participation, philanthropy, and volunteer service.

Join today and get discounts to many local businesses and discounts to all SAR events, and support the great work we do!

2021 Race Calendar


Southern Arizona Roadrunners began the FitKidz running program in 2013 in order to provide experiences that start children on a path of being physically active for life. FitKidz aims to improve the health and wellness of our local community by engaging kids and their families in fun and healthy activities. Learn More

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Southern Arizona Roadrunners
SAR racing produces great results. We're proud of these southern AZ runners that set state records set at recent SAR races. Thanks to Steven Finkelstein for keeping the records. You can see all state records at the link below!Meet Me Downtown 5KPaul Robillia (84) 29:28 - New age record! Nancy Rickert (76) 32:28 – Top 3 All-Time age group!Meet Me Downtown RRCA One-Mile Regional ChampionshipRachel Johnson (28) 5:04 - New age record!Sheryl Felde (61) 11:18 - New age record!Constance Lopez (71) 12:25 - New age record! Carrie Weldy (42) - Top 3 All-Time age group!Andrew Armet (4) 9:15 - New age record!Clifford Franklin (16) 5:38 - New age record!Samuel Brandt (30) 5:27 - New age record!Nigel Gruff (49) 5:40 - New age record!Benito Gonzalez (65) 6:28 - New age record! Aric Accetta (14) 5:39 - Top 2 All-Time age group!Saguaro National Park 8 MilerJanet Stamper Holland (62) 1:00:41 - New age record!Lewis Parkhill (77) 1:12:09 - New age record!Paul Robillia (84) 2:09:31 - New age record! ... See MoreSee Less
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