2019 Mesa, AZ

9/11 Heroes Run

14 - Sep - 2019 thru 14-Sep-2020

Thanks for a great race, Mesa! We hope to see you next year! Find race timing results and photos below.

Thanks for a great race, Mesa! We hope to see you next year! Find race timing results and photos below.

NEVER FORGET

The 9/11 Heroes Run unites communities internationally with the goal to never forget the sacrifices of the heroes of September 11th and the wars since: veteran, first responder, civilian and military.

Join us to raise awareness and honor the fallen.

 

2019 Heroes Run Master Map
9/11 Heroes Run

2019 Mesa, AZ

The 9/11 Heroes Run 5k +1M fun run/walk welcomes runners, ruckers, 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

Race Schedule

5K Run/Ruck Begins 8:00 AM -
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Begins 8:45 AM -
2019 National Sponsors
Title Sponsor
Local Presenting Sponsors
Local Gold Sponsor
Local Silver Sponsor
Local Bronze Sponsor

ADDITIONAL RACE DETAILS

 

Tempe 9/11 Heroes Run Update:

*** Please note that this year’s date and venue has CHANGED!  The 9/11 Heroes Run Mesa 5K, 5K RUCK and 1 Mile Fun Run will be held on Saturday, September 14th at 8am; at the ASU Polytechnic Campus, Sun Devil Fitness Complex located at 5950 S. Tweet St. Mesa, AZ. 

*** Due to the multiple surface changes and uneven course terrain, there are NO STROLLERS or DOGS allowed on the course.

 

Our 7th AZ 9/11 Heroes Run will be our best one yet!  Here is some important information and highlights for our Inaugural 9/11 Heroes Run in Mesa!

 

Race Packet Pick up Info:

Where: Planet Fitness Mesa (Central)

Address:

2643 E. Broadway Rd.

Mesa, AZ 85204

When: 

Thursday, September 12th from 4pm to 8pm

Friday, September 13th from 4pm-8pm


Race Day Packet Pick Up at Sun Devil Fitness at ASU Polytech Campus Vendor Village: 

Vendor Village opens at 6:30am.

 

Race Day:

6:30am Vendor Village opens for Race Day Registration, Packet Pick up, and to check out our 30+ awesome Vendors!

7:00am-8:00am: Opening Ceremonies: Travis Manion Foundation Videos and DJ!

7:35am: Opening Prayer

7:37am: Parade of Colors: 

7:38am: National Anthem 

7:45am: Runners line up at Start Line

8:00am: 5K & 5K RUCK Begin

8:05am: 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Begins

9:00am: Guest of Honor Words

9:30am: Awards Ceremony

9:00am-11am: Enjoy Vendor Village, Food Trucks, and Family Fun Zone!

11:00am: Final Remarks

 

Highlights:

  • Mesa, Dobson, and Westwood High Schools will be providing 200 amazing Volunteers.

  • Our awesome Vendors will be in attendance to give out swag, raffles, and free services!

  • Big Red from the Arizona Cardinals and Baxter from the Diamondbacks will make an appearance.

  • FAMILY FUN ZONE: 5 in 1 Bouncehouse donated by Bounce House Rentals Arizona! Lots of Family fun and games!

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

Top 3 Female and Male of these age groups: 

  • 15 and under

  • 16-19

  • 20-24

  • 25-29

  • 30-34

  • 35-39

  • 40-44

  • 45-49

  • 50-54

  • 55-59

  • 60+

  • GORUCK: Top 3 Female and Male

  • Most Patriotic!  Wear you RED, WHITE and BLUE to receive an awesome prize!

 

***Please keep checking back for updated info!

 

 

5K & 1 Mile Pricing Timeline  

  • May 15 – July 31 @ 11:59pm
    • 5K Individual Registration: $30
    • 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Registration: $20
    • Family Pack of 4 Registration: $100
    • 5K Active Duty Military or First Responder: $27
      • 10% discount – will be required to show valid government ID of active duty status when picking up packet
    • GORUCK 5K Registration: $35
    • GORUCK Family 4 Pack Registration: $115
    • GORUCK 5K Active Duty or First Responder: $31.50
      • 10% discount – will be required to show valid government ID of active duty status when picking up packet
  • 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 of active duty status when picking up packet
    • GORUCK 5K Registration: $37.50
    • GORUCK Family 4 Pack Registration: $120
    • GORUCK 5K Active Duty or First Responder: $33.75
      • 10% discount – will be required to show valid government ID of active duty status when picking up packet
  • August 23 – September 11 @ 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
      • 10% discount – will be required to show valid government ID of active duty status when picking up packet
    • GORUCK 5K Registration: $40
    • GORUCK Family 4 Pack Registration: $130
    • GORUCK 5K Active Duty or First Responder: $36
      • 10% discount – will be required to show valid government ID of active duty status when picking up packet

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
      • 10% discount – will be required to show valid government ID of active duty status when picking up packet
    • GORUCK 5K Registration: $45
    • GORUCK Family 4 Pack Registration: $145
    • GORUCK 5K Active Duty or First Responder: $40.50
      • 10% discount – will be required to show valid government ID of active duty status when picking up packet

Travis Manion Foundation is proud to partner with GORUCK again in 2019, bringing rucking divisions to every 9/11 Heroes Run. Rucking is a sport grounded in Special Forces Training in which participants carry weighted rucksacks. All participants registered for the GORUCK division will receive this exclusive Travis Manion Foundation GORUCK patch. Please read the rules and requirements carefully as they have changed since last year and learn all about GORUCK here.

 

TM HERO PATCH 

 

 

Ways To Participate

You Can Participate In Many Different Ways

01

Sponsor

As a company, organization or individual, you can sponsor the 9/11 Heroes Run on a local or national level.

Become a Sponsor
02

Volunteer

Help bring race day to life in your community as a local volunteer.

Volunteer Now
03

Donate

Show your support for runners and the TMF
mission with a financial contribution to yourlocal race.

donate now
04

Fundraise

Help support a local runneror register as a virtual runner, and start a peer-to-peer fundraiser.

Start Fundraising
05

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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003 250,000+ Youth Living "If Not Me, Then Who..." Movement