Thank you for participating this year! We hope to see you again in 2018
2017 Tempe, AZ
The 9/11 Heroes Run 5k +1M fun run/walk welcomes runners and walkers of all levels and of all ages. Events take place all over the world, on or near September 11th, and are 100% organized by local community volunteers. It is the perfect opportunity for your community to personally come out and thank your local veterans, their families, and first responders in an annual, fun, and family friendly environment!Directions
|Vendor Village opens||6:00 AM -|
|Opening Ceremonies:||6:30 AM - 7:30 AM|
|Opening Prayer||7:05 AM - 7:07 AM|
|AFROTC Parade of Colors: Mesa High School||7:07 AM - 7:08 AM|
|National Anthem by Planet Fitness General Manager Alvin Tapa||7:08 AM -|
|Runners line up at Start Line||7:15 AM -|
|5k Run Begin||7:30 AM -|
|1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Begins||7:35 AM -|
ADDITIONAL RACE DETAILS
Our 5th Tempe 9/11 Heroes Run will be our best one yet! Here is some important information and highlights for our 5th Annual Tempe 9/11 Heroes Run and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk:
Race Packet Pick up Info:
Where: Planet Fitness Tempe 3122 S. McClintock Dr. Tempe, AZ 85282(NW corner of Southern and McClintock)
When: Thursday, August 31st and Friday, September 1st from 5pm-8pm
Race Day: Vendor Village opens at 6am.
Tempe PD Pipe Band will be motivating our runners!
Tempe Exchange Club will be donating use of 100 8 foot American Flags that will line the start and finish line and Vendor Village.
Mesa, Dobson, and Westwood High Schools will be providing 200 amazing Volunteers.
Sparky will make an appearance
20+ Vendors will be in attendance to give out swag, raffles, and free tirals!
Medals and Prizes will be given out to the top three male and female finishers in these age groups:
Overall Top Female Finisher
Overall Top Male Finisher
15 and under
We will be giving away a FREE Tuft and Needle Mattress to the MOST PATRIOTIC, so wear your RED, WHITE, and BLUE!!!
Important Items to know for Race Day:
- Parking: Tempe Beach Park Parking Lot is reserved for permitted vehicles ONLY! Check your Race Packet for a Lyft and Uber coupon for your first ride with either company.
Free parking will be available at Tempe Center for the Arts located at 700 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281. ****Please note: The small employee lot directly south of the building and the six marked spots in the main lot are reserved for clients and staff. Any unauthorized cars in those areas will be subject to tow.
Dogs and jogging strollers are welcome, we just ask that strollers and puppies stick to the back of the pack when starting the run to avoid bottle necking on the course.
5K & 1 Mile Pricing Timeline
- August 1 – August 22 @ 11:59pm
- 5K Individual Registration: $32.50
- 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Registration: $22.50
- Family Pack of 4 Registration: $110
- 5K Active Duty Military or First Responder : $29.25
- 10% discount – will be required to show valid government ID when picking up packet of active duty status
- August 23 – August 30 @ 11:59pm (Online Registration Closure)
- 5K Individual Registration: $35
- 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Registration: $25
- Family Pack of 4 Registration: $120
- 5K Active Duty Military or First Responder : $31.50
NOTE: if you are not registered by 11:59pm EST on August 31, you are not guaranteed a race shirt or participant memorabilia
- Race Day (if applicable)
- 5K Individual Registration: $40
- 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Registration: $30
- Family Pack of 4 Registration: $125
- 5K Active Duty Military or First Responder : $35
You Can Participate In Many Different Ways
As a company, organization or individual, you can sponsor the 9/11 Heroes Run on a local or national level.Become a Sponsor
Help bring race day to life in your community as a local volunteer.Volunteer Now
Show your support for runners and the TMF
mission with a financial contribution to yourlocal race.
Help support a local runneror register as a virtual runner, and start a peer-to-peer fundraiser.Start Fundraising
Run Or Walk
Ask yourself “If Not Me, Then Who…” and sign up, train and run the race that honors our fallen heroes.register now
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