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TMC BE Tucson 5k, now for men and women

Sat December 1, 2018 Tucson, AZ US 85713 Directions
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Place
2500 E Ajo Way
Tucson, AZ US 85713
Description

The TMC BE Tucson 5k is a fun and low-key race with beautiful views, unique and fast course -- great for personal bests and awesome for havin' fun! Capped at 300: all registrants receive an etched wine glass, a soft t-shirt or tank, and a free breakfast.

TMC BE Tucson is produced by Run Tucson and the Southern Arizona Roadrunners, partnered with a community fitness expo, an health insurance enrollment drive, and the super-cool TMC Girls on the Run 5k, presented by UnitedHealthcare. If you have any questions, please contact the race directors Randy Accetta at randy@runtucson.net and Tia Accetta at tia@runtucson.net

Race Weekend Schedule
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Friday Night, November 30 at The Running Shop, 3055 North Campbell Avenue
Pick up your shirt, your wineglass, and your race number -- then hang out and shop local -- snag some holiday gifts for loved ones and yourself!!
YES: you can pick up the number and goodies for other people
YES: please be nice to the volunteers
NO: you do not need ID
NO: at this point there are no race transfers & no refunds

Saturday morning, December 1 at KINO VETERAN’S MEMORIAL STADIUM - 2500 E Ajo Way, Tucson, AZ 85713
6:15 am -6:45 am Pick up registration materials and last-chance in-person registration -- at tents in front of Stadium main entrance
7:00 am Start of TMC Be Tucson Men & Women’s 5k -
7:30 am Fitness Expo Begins, including free breakfast on concourse in stadium
8:00 am Community Insurance Enrollment begins
8:30 or so TMC BE Tucson 5k Awards in front of stadium
8:45 am United Healthcare Girls on the Run (GOTR) Welcome
8:50 am GOTR Group Warmup - 8:50am led by p31 fitness instructor and UofA Volley Ball Athletes
9:00 am GOTR 5k Start, in front of stadium - UofA Athletes will lead a Parade of Schools through the Vendor Mall out Gate B.

More Information

  • Directions to Kino Sports Complex: See http://kinosportscomplex.com/directions.shtml
    Take I-10 East to the Kino Parkway North Exit 263B. Traveling north on Kino Parkway, take a right at the first light to Ajo Way. Turn left onto Ajo Way. At Forgeus Street, turn right to get to Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium and other South Complex facilities and left to get to the North Complex soccer fields and other facilities.
  • Parking: There are thousands of parking spots at the Kino Complex, 2500 E Ajo Way
  • Bathrooms: Bathrooms are located on the concourse level of the Kino Stadium
  • Free Breakfast: Eggs and more await for all runners with bib numbers on the concourse level of the Stadium
  • Thanks to AMR for having an ambulance on hand.
  • Thanks to Tucson Medical Center for managing the fitness expo.

Awards
Overall Winner TMC Men and Women 5k: 1st: $50 2nd: $30 3rd: $20
Age group awards courtesy of The Running Shop for the TMC Men's and Women's 5k: U15 through 75+ receive 1st: $20 Running Shop gift certificate; 2nd: $10 Running Shop gift certificate; 3rd: wineglass

Girls on the Run is a transformational physical activity based positive youth development program for girls in 3rd-8th grade. We teach life skills through dynamic interactive lessons and running games. The program culminates with the girls being physically and emotionally prepared to complete a celebratory 5k running event. The goal of the program is to unleash confidence through accomplishment while establishing a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness.

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