Going the Distance 5k


Event Date

Sat, Dec 6, 2014


Glendale, AZ

About This Activity

Join us as we kick off this season's Going the Distance series with the Going the Distance 5K at Foothills Recreation Center in Glendale. This run will take place along the dedicating running paths of the Skunk Creek Trail. Whether this is your first 5K or your hundredth, this race will help get you set-up for the rest of the Going the Distance Series events and the chance to win a trip for two to participate in the San Francisco Half Marathon in July 2015**.

What You Get!!

  • Custom Event Medal
  • Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech T-Shirt
  • Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups
  • Pre- and Post-Race "Runner's Brunch" (bagels, fruit, water, Gatorade, etc)
  • Real Time Results and Photos on our Website or Mobile App (on Apple and Google)
  • Course set/marked by a professional race management team to maximize your experience!

Event details and schedule

Schedule of Events

Friday, December 5

  • 4:00 - 7:00pm  Packet picket up and late registration at Tortoise & Hare Sports..
    • Tortoise & Hare is located at 17550 N 75th Ave #605 Glendale, AZ 85308 (map)

Saturday, December 6

  • 7:00am.   Race Day Packet Pick-up & Registration Opens 
  • 8:00am    Run Begins 
  • 9:00am    Awards Begin (approximate) 

Race Information

All participants will be chip timed by StartLine Racing.  Age group awards will be issued to the top three participants in all age groups (5 year age increments will be used).

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