November 1st, 2014
Time to strap on those running shoes and participate in a great event with an even greater cause. The Salute Our Troops Run features a scenic 10k run, 5k run/walk, and family fun run around the beautiful lakes in the community of Estrella surrounded by the Sierra Estrella Mountains. Stick around for the family-friendly festival and special military ceremony for all those who have served our country proudly.
Salute Our Troops Run benefits Military Assistance Mission (MAM), a local Arizona non-profit providing financial and morale aid to our current active duty military, their families and wounded warriors regardless of oversee deployment status.
10k Early Bird (through 8/12/14) - $35
5k Early Bird (through 8/12/14) - $30
10k Regular Registration (8/13/14 - 10/25/14) - $45
5k Regular Registration (8/13/14 - 10/25/14) - $35
10k Late Registration (10/26/14 - Race day) - $55
5k Late Registration (10/26/14 - Race day) - $45
Family Fun Run - $15
*Online Registration closes at midnight 10/30/14
Active and retired military members enter code "MILITARY" to receive 20% off registration.
TIMING & AWARDS
Special awards will be given to the overall male and female winners of the 10K and 5K races, as well as the top three finishers in each age category:
Under 18, 18-25, 26-30, 31-35, 36-40, 41-45, 46-50, 51-55, 56-60, 61-65, 65-70, 70+. Awards for top finishers will be announced following the military ceremony.
Commemorative New Balance Salute Our Troops Shirt (10k and 5k only), Chip Timing, Patriotic Wristband, Custom Bib, and Honor Sticker. Option to purchase additional shirts will be available.
Thursday (10/30) - 3pm-7pm at Sports Authority, 10050 W McDowell Rd, Avondale, AZ 85392
Friday (10/31) - 2pm-7pm at Starpoint Residence Club, 17665 W Elliot Road Goodyear, AZ 85338
Parking will be available in the open parking field adjacent to the Estrella Information Center.
Festival activities include a vendor expo, jump castles, kids craft area, music, special guest appearances of your favorite professional sports team mascots, military honor wall and much more!