TMC Get Moving Tucson 15k, 5k, and Cox Family Mile, now at the Biosphere 2

TMC Get Moving Tucson 15k, 5K, and COX Family Mile

October 24, 2021

Click here for the race report sent on October 26th to all race participants

Click here for the race results for the TMC Get Moving Tucson 15k, 5k, and Cox Charities Mile.

Click here to submit your virtual results. 

Check out some race photos here.

Click here to visit the Damion Alexander Team’s Photo Albums More to follow . . .

Remember: all remaining shirts and medals will be at the Running Shop on a first-come, first-served basis from October 26th through November 15th.   Visit 3055 North Campbell — while you’re there, you can talk with them about the race they produce with SAR, the Thanksgiving Cross Country Classic.

 

Couldn’t make it? Here is the link to submit your virtual results.

Remember: all remaining shirts and medals will be at the Running Shop on a first-come, first-served basis from October 26th until November 15th.   Visit 3055 North Campbell — while you’re there, you can talk with them about the race they produce with SAR, the Thanksgiving Cross Country Classic.

Click here for pre-race email to all 900 registrants, with race details, schedules, directions, and more.

We’ve sold out of shirts and medals but you can still register and receive a free day pass to the Biosphere 2, a $25 value
 
In Person Registration
Sunday, October 24 6:00am – 6:45 am
At the front entrance to Biosphere 2, 32540 S Biosphere Rd, Oracle, about 25 minutes from River/Oracle intersection in Tucson
 
NOTE: all race weekend registrants will be eligible to pick up remaining shirts and medals on a first-come, first-served basis starting on October 26th at The Running Shop.
 
Price:
  • $75 for TMC 15k race
  • $40 for TMC 5k race
  • Free for Cox Family Mile and SAR FitKidz mile, children 12 and under
  • Non-participant visitors: $8 for adults and $5 for children
 
Planned Event Times on Sunday, October 24:
6:15-7:00 AM: Registration and packet pickup at front entrance to Biosphere 2
7:00 AM: TMC 15k Race Start at Great Lawn
7:15 AM: TMC 5k Race Start at Great Lawn
8:30 AM or so: Cox Family Mile and SAR FitKidz Mile Start at Great Lawn

New Location and New Distance:

In 2021 we’re moving the TMC Get Moving event to the world-famous Biosphere 2, in Oracle, Arizona, nestled against the western foothills of the Catalina Mountains.  The new race distance of 15k will cover the rolling roads of the scenic Biosphere 2 property, as well as the scenic Biosphere Road. 

The Tucson Lifestyle 5k will circle the Biosphere 2 property, with a start/finish at the Great Lawn.  The COX Family Mile will be an out-and back family-friendly activity.

All entrants receive:
  • Souvenir race coaster medallion
  • Colorful race shirt
  • Free entry to Biosphere 2
  • Food and drink as part of the fun post-race activities
 
Beneficiaries: This will be the third race of the 2021 Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown.  Proceeds will benefit The Biosphere 2, Team Hoyt Arizona, the BEYOND-Tucson Foundation, and the Southern Arizona Roadrunners.
 
We will use this race page, email, and social media channels to provide updated information as we learn more.  For questions or to offer suggestions, contact Randy at randy@runtucson.net.
 

Running Shop SAR Grand Prix: This virtual event will count towards the SAR membership Running Shop Grand Prix. See details here: http://azroadrunners.org/races/detail/grand_prix

Questions? Send ’em to race director Randy Accetta at randy@runtucson.net.

More information available here

Online registration ends October 20 at midnight.

Packet Pickup

Saturday, October 23 10am – 1 pm

Location: The Running Shop, 3055 North Campbell Avenue, Tucson.

Race Day Sunday, October 24 

6:15-7:00 AM: Registration and packet pickup at front entrance to Biosphere 2

Location: 32540 S Biosphere Rd, Oracle, AZ 85739

2019 results can be found at our friends, the Southern Arizona Roadrunners — click here

Randy Accetta: randy@runtucson.net