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Race Recap – Desert Leprechaun 2024

Race Recap – Desert Leprechaun 2024 What an amazing and beautiful morning we had in downtown Tucson today for the 2nd ever in-person, Desert Leprechaun event by the Southern Arizona Roadrunners. Registration exploded over the last few weeks and due to that we ended up running out of shirts for the 5K folks. We will

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Dave’s Run for ALS 2024 – Race Recap

Dave’s Run 2024 Race Recap It was a magical morning today for what I believe to be the 24th running of Dave’s Run for ALS. This year we made a bold move to change from the 5k & 10K combination we had done the previous few years and replaced them with an 8K course. Why

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Sabino Canyon One Mile FitKidz Classic 2023 – Race Recap

There is one event I direct every year that puts a giant smile on my face nearly every time I think about it, SAR’s Sabino One Mile FitKidz Classic. Kids aged 12 and under get the full race event experience, for FREE. The morning is all about them and it is awesome. It is amazing

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Sabino Canyon Sunset Run 2023 – Race Recap

SAR’s Sabino Canyon Sunset Run has been taking place in the majestic Sabino Canyon for more than 40 years but this year felt extra special. We were back to the event that we all remember from prior to the epidemic that began in 2020. It was a great turnout, with a lot of amazing running,

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Daves Run for ALS 2023 Race Recap

Dave’s Run for ALS 2023 Race Recap Today’s running of Dave’s Run for ALS was a tough one for the runners thanks to the wind which was mostly into the runners for the last 1.5 miles of the 5K and for about 3 miles in the middle of the 10K. The 5K top 3 men

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Thanksgiving XC 2022 – Race Recap

29th Annual Thanksgiving Cross Country Classic Race Report It was a Thanksgiving to remember. A chilly and clear start at Reid Park is how over 2,600 folks began their Thanksgiving morning. We’ve heard chatter and, perhaps, grumblings, asking questions about the Thanksgiving Cross Country Classic. We’d like to take a moment to explain a few

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Sabino Canyon FitKidz One Mile Classic – Race Recap

We were super excited to get the kids back to racing at the original, kids only event, the Sabino Canyon FitKidz One Mile Classic. We had a beautiful morning out at majestic Sabino Canyon last Saturday on National Public Lands Day where everyone’s entry into Sabino was free. Of course, the kids raced for free

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2022 Dr Gann’s Diet of Hope Cinco De Mayo Race Recap

Thank you for being part of Southern Arizona Roadrunner’s 40th Annual Dr. Gann’s Diet of Hope Cinco de Mayo Running Fiesta!  There were just under 500 finishers with many other family and friends in attendance. We had a great time and we hope you did as well.  With your help, we were able to raise

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