Childhood Cancer Sucks Run/Walk


Event Date

Sat, Aug 20, 2016


Tempe, AZ


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Run/Walk-5K - Individual w/Finisher's Medal

$30 $30 Closed

Virtual-5k(On your own) - Individual w/Finisher's medal

$30 $30 Closed

About This Activity

Childhood Cancer Sucks- But You Can Make a Difference!!

Over 15,000 children in the United States are diagnosed with cancer each year. Southwest Kids' Cancer Foundation helps kids affected by a cancer diagnosis with year-round programming, including week-long camps, weekend retreats, day camp, and family camp. Arizona Camp Sunrise and Sidekicks offers special programs for children who have or have had cancer, and their brothers and sisters. Fun is the main goal of our programs, with the special needs and safety of those children our top priority.

Come join us for a family friendly Run/Walk to help our kids fight cancer The race will be manually timed with age group awards and a raffle afterwards! 

Local runners: We will provide you with a Road ID bib when you arrive. Check in starts at 6:00 am on Saturday, Aug 20th in the parking lot at Road Runner Sports Tempe. The store is located at Tempe Marketplace 43 S. McClintock Drive, Tempe, AZ 85281. The race is scheduled to start at 7:00 am, so please arrive early! Water and snacks are provided and your beautiful suncatcher finisher medal will be awarded after the run.

Virtual Race option: Can’t make the date? Choose your own day/time to Run Your Race run on your own to earn your medal, simply report your time. The deadline to complete your race is the end of the race month.

We also offer high quality tech shirts on our web site, so you may show your support proudly. Please visit to see the available styles.

Contact Email: or call (602) 722-6503

Event details and schedule

Check in begins at 6:00 am at Road Runner Sports Tempe. There is no pre-race packet pickup. We meet at the store before going over to the race course. Plan to stick around for the raffle and we will try to end the event by 9 am.

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