Meet Run Tucson

Happy New Year! We’re super-excited about our events planned for the coming New Year — but first, click here for our 2021 By the Numbers E-Newsletter.  Run Tucson is a full-service running company, producing dynamic local running and walking events in Arizona that have raised over $350,000 for charities.  Founded by RRCA Certified Coaches, Randy and Tia Accetta, Run Tucson is honored to coach and sponsor The Workout Group, now in its 24th season of providing running workouts for athletes of all abilities, every Tuesday and Thursday.  Read more about the various coaching services here.


WOG Running Team (2021-2022)


  • During our holiday break, from 12/15/21-1/5/22, a group will meet at Rillito Park (1st & River) at 5:30AM for a hilly 6.5 mile run through the neighborhoods north of River Rd.  Regular Tuesday workouts resume on 1/6/22.
  • During our holiday break, from 12/15/21-1/5/22, a group will meet at Sabino Canyon at 6:00 PM for a 7 mile run up and down the tram road. Regular Thursday workouts resume on 1/6/22.  
  • The Come Run group meets every Saturday all over Tucson. Each run is around 10 miles and you can run longer or shorter if you wish.  Contact

Follow this link to learn more about The Workout Group.

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January 4 Newsletter: Update on BEYOND events honoring the victims of the January 8th, 2011 shooting

Go BEYOND this week — be part of Tucson’s honoring the victims of the January 8th shooting and celebrate health, wellness, and our great community . . . . The events of BEYOND honor those lost and injured during the tragic events of January 8th, 2011. You can visit the BEYOND page for a full listing of all events – but below are a series of walks, rides, hikes, and runs that our Run Tucson friends may appreciate.

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Email Update on 2022 Run Tucson Event Schedule

Click here for the email announcing the 2022 Run Tucson event schedule. Hello to our Run Tucson running and walking friends. Well, after the Grand Canyon Trail race last month, we took a deep breath (and a brief nap) and then began planning for 2022. As always, our goal is to make life better through running. As you can see in the list of 2022 events below, our schedule is suitable for everyone, with one

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New Year’s Day Hair of the Dog Cancelled

We’re sorry to say that we are unable to produce the 2022 edition of the New Year’s Day Hair of the Dog.  We’re grateful to the ongoing support of our beneficiary, the Humane Society of Southern Arizona and to our sponsor, Fleet Feet Tucson.  Please feel free to donate to the Humane Society here. 

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