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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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

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