On Saturday, March 8, 2014 the University of Arizona's Wildcat Running Club is hosting its second annual Sprint into Spring Community 5k to raise money for the UA's Steele Children's Research Center. The UA's Steele Children's Research Center is an organization with the UA Medical Center that conducts research on children's diseases. Families, teams, runners and walkers are all welcome to join us for a fun event with plenty of food, prizes, and music. Sign-up today to help the Wildcat Running Club reach its goal of raising $1,000 for the Steele Children's Research Center!

Registration Fees

Adult 5K-Students/SAR members Closed

Adult 5K-Non-Students/Non-SAR Closed

Minor (under 18yrs) Closed


Create a team of 4-7 people to compete in our Co-Ed team competition! Top four finishers score for your team. Scoring is done by adding up the top four places and the lowest total wins! We will also be having a competition for top team spirit, so be sure to show your enthusiasm by coming up with your own team theme if you want to compete!

Course Map

Event Sanctions/Sponsorship






             SAR Good Neighbor Race!!


Prizes and Raffle

Top Finishers (same for male and female)

First: $30 to the Running Shop

Second: $20 to the Running Shop

Third: $10 to the Running Shop


Raffle Items

Gift certificates to:

  • Opa!
  • Pei Wei
  • The Fix
  • Delectibles
  • Dining at the Arizona Inn

and more!!


Team Prizes

  • 28'' pizza certificate for the top team
  • $40 to Rocco's for top team spirit


Park in the lot west off of la Cholla Blvd.

  • From the I-19 take exit 99 for Ajo way
  • Turn Right onto Ajo Way
  • Turn Right onto S. La Cholla Blvd
  • First Left into the parking lot



Sprint into Spring Race Results can be found at: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BwxjWfWe4vzpVWlYaXBQU2V2WTA/edit?usp=sharing
Good Job Everyone!

Event Schedule

  • March 8 8:00 AM - Packet Pick Up/Race Day Registration Opens (8am-8:50am)

  • March 8 9:00 AM - Race Begins

Contact Information

Event Location

3700 South La Cholla Boulevard, Tucson, AZ, United States

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