Gearing up for in-person 5k, 10k, and half-marathon races!

Jump for Joy!  It looks like we’ll receive permits for all of our upcoming races.  Next up is the TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k — with a new date of Sunday morning, August 22, 2021!  Still staged at Armory Park and the Children’s Museum in historic Downtown Tucson, with Tucson’s best running after-party.

Our Principles, Updated May 2021

Emerson closes Self-Reliance with this:”Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles.” A life of running has provided us with 10 principles and beliefs that enable us to help build a stronger community.  At its root, we believe that running is a solitary pursuit that brings people together. We believe in using the sport of running to bring of … Read more

Date Change for TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k Run/Walk: Now Sunday morning, August 22nd!

We’re making a one-time only change and moving the TMC Night Run to Sunday morning, August 22nd. Register at https://runsignup.com/Race/AZ/Tucson/TMCMeetMeDowntown. We can’t yet get a permit for a June race, but we’ve been given assurances that should be able to put on a good-sized event in August, with the start/finish in front of the Children’s … Read more

Let’s Run in 2021!

We are beginning our 23rd year of WOG this Tuesday, January 12, 2021.  Join us! Our goals for the new season are: 1) Build stamina and strength into the weekly running routine. 2) Practice faster running and push out of current comfort zones. 3) Enjoy miles with others. Feel free to visit and join a … Read more

2020 Run Tucson Year In Review

Check out our email Year in Review By the Numbers In 2020, Run Tucson was able to provide $27,931 to support children in need, wheelchair athletes, health care workers, animal welfare, local public media, explorations in science, and health, wellness, & public health advocacy. We’re especially grateful to all of you and to our major sponsors for making this … Read more

Race Report for 2020 Grand Canyon Trail Marathon

Well, that was fun! Mostly cloudy skies and a ton o’ wind, but we escaped the afternoon rain and the nighttime snow, so we’ll call it a win! Speaking of winning, please see the race report below and a host of other-post race details, including information for the Virtual runners, a thank you from the … Read more

Update on Grand Canyon Trail Half Marathon & 5K

We’re moving forward with an in-person Grand Canyon Trail Half Marathon and 5k Run/Walk on Saturday, November 7th.   The first 250 registrants in either the 5k or the half-marathon will receive these goodies: Grand Canyon running buff Colorful long sleeve shirt Souvenir race coster medal Souvenir race bib We’ve been given permission from all required agencies … Read more

TMC Tucson 10K Results Are In!

Congrats to all of our virtual participants who ran, rolled, hiked and walked a 10K or 5K distance over the weekend!  This was the second leg of the Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown race series and our second virtual event.  At times, we can get pretty down about not being able to host a big in … Read more