9/11 Heroes Run – Tempe, AZ

National Sponsors

  • Comcast
  • 31 Heroes
  • JWT
  • Distance

    5K Only

  • Start Times

    8am

  • Location

    Tempe Beach Park, 80 W Rio Salado Pkwy
    Tempe, AZ 85281

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THE 9/11 HEROES RUN UNITES COMMUNITIES INTERNATIONALLY WITH THE GOAL TO NEVER FORGET THE SACRIFICES OF THE HEROES OF SEPTEMBER 11TH AND IN THE WARS SINCE: VETERAN, FIRST RESPONDER, CIVILIAN, AND MILITARY. JOIN US TO RAISE AWARENESS AND HONOR THE FALLEN.

Run, Volunteer, Donate, Cheer…but most of all: HONOR

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!

*Please note not all race locations include a 1 mile fun run/walk

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Sign up today to help Honor the Fallen by Challenging the Living!

*To guarantee a race shirt and participant memorabilia, you must register by August 31, 2014, 11:59pm EST. 

  • 5K General Admissions Individual: $30
  • Family of 4: $100

Packet Pickup Locations:

-Thursday, September 4th at Planet Fitness, Arcadia: 3975 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85019: 4pm-8pm

-Friday, September 5th at Planet Fitness, Tempe: 3122 S. McClintock Dr., Tempe, AZ 85282: 4pm-8pm

 

Runner Transportation/Parking:

Valley Metro Rail:

Stop on the Light Rail is Mill Ave & 3rd St.; and there is a short walk to Tempe Beach Park entrance on Rio Salado Pkwy and Mill Ave.

Parking is free on Saturdays at:

US Airways Parking Garage

111 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ 85281

Telephone: (480) 894-1800

 

Prizes will be handed out to:

Top Overall Female

Top Overall Male

Top 3 Finishers Male and Female for the following age categories:

15 & Under

16-19

20-24

25-29

30-34

35-39

40-44

45-49

50-54

55-59

60+

AND there will be a prize given out to the MOST PATRIOTIC!

Free Health Screenings will be available!


Proceeds Benefit

Presented Locally by

9/11 Heroes Run Race Series Sponsors

STREAMLIGHT FINAL

Local Sponsors

  • Maricopa County Pipe & Drum
  • AFW
  • Clif
  • DirecTv
  • Dish Network
  • Hungry Howies
  • Dick's
  • Raceplace
  • Starbucks
  • Whole Foods
  • Planet Fitness
  • AZ SDBN
  • Exchange
  • Homes for Heroes
  • It Works!
  • Jump City
  • Ragner
  • Sole Sports
  • Sports Authority
  • Team RWB
  • The Handlebar
  • Wist
  • Yodle
  • Australian Gold
  • VOM
  • 12K's
  • Peak

Looking to VOLUNTEER or have a QUESTION not answered on our FAQ page…Please contact our local race director for this location via Tempe@911HeroesRun.org

Run. Volunteer. Donate. Cheer.
But most of all honor.

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