Sabino Canyon Sunset Run​

Saturday, 4/13/24, Sabino Canyon, 5:30pm

This event sells out quickly and once the limit of registrations is reached, no additional registrations will be accepted. No transfers, no refunds and no deferrals allowed.

** Pictures from the 2023 event can be found at the links below:

Damion Alexander

**Pictures from the 2022 event can be found at the links below. These pictures are for personal use only (non-commercial). Please ensure to give credit to the photographer if you do use them.

Kathleen Bober

Damion Alexander


Event Description

This race is part of The Running Shop/Mizuno SAR Grand Prix.

Come join us for one of the most iconic races in Southern Arizona! Sabino Canyon located in the Coronado National Forest, is one of the most beautiful desert canyons in the American southwest and a true jewel of the Tucson community. This unique 7.4 mile race is designed to capitalize on the majestic nature of Sabino Canyon to provide a unique opportunity to experience the challenges of a great race in a truly magnificent setting.

5:30pm – Non-Competitive Start (this start is intended only for those that need extra time to finish before dark)

5:45pm – Competitive Start

Fees & Registration

Registration opened Feb 1, 2023 at 8am mountain time and through Feb 14, 2023 is already about 33% full. Registration is limited and fills very quickly so don’t delay! Once the limit of registrations is reached, no additional registrations will be accepted. No transfers, no refunds and no deferrals.

7.4 Mile Early Start – 5:30pm – $50 – SAR Members get $5 off

7.4 Competitive Start – 5:45pm – $50 – SAR Members get $5 off

To Register online, please check back HERE.

To print and send a mail in form, please check back HERE.


To volunteer, please check back HERE.

Packet Pickup Info

Saturday, 4/13/24 – Performance Footwear on Broadway – 9:30am – Noon (please do not arrive prior to 9:30am. The doors will be locked prior to that time as need time to set everything up. The first 20 minutes are always the busiest so if you can come later in the time window, that would be much appreciated.)

Saturday, 4/13/24 – at Sabino Canyon beginning at 4:30pm

Course Info

The course is 7.4 miles long. The first 3.7 miles is generally uphill on the paved main tram road into the canyon and then runners return to the start the same way, this time enjoying the downhill miles! Always make sure to stay to your right at all times, around all islands and any other obstacles like aid station tables.

There are aid stations with water at mile 1.7, 3.4 and 5.1.


For both male and female:

Top 3 overall, Top Masters, Top 3 in  5 year age groups up to 80+

***Ages 60 and Up only can do either start and still be eligible for awards

***Check out our super cool finisher medal for this year!

Safety Guidelines & Protocols

We continue to monitor relevant information and consult with public health guidelines appropriate for Pima County and will ensure that all race day activities are compliant with recommendations and best practices.


    Apr 13 2024


    5:00 pm

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    Steven Outridge