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Join Us As We Run & Walk To Fight Childhood Cancer.

CHAMP is a regional collaborative event in honor of
Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.

We provide resources and support to those affected by this life threatening illness.

Collaboratively, we promote awareness and empower the community to support organizations who serve the childhood cancer population.

CHAMP unites in the fight against childhood cancer.

Registration fees

5K Run/Walk - Student Rate Closed

Ages 17 and Under

  1. $24.00
    Oct 7 - Sep 15

Cancer Survivors'/Champions' Walk Closed

A short loop walk that celebrates heroes who are present and those who have passed away. It is free to all participants, but only cancer survivors or those currently diagnosed need to register.

  1. Free
    Oct 7 - Sep 15

Virtual Run Closed

  1. $30.00
    Oct 7 - Sep 15

5K Run/Walk Closed

Registration closed
    1. $25.00
      Oct 7 – May 31
    2. $30.00
      Jun 1 – Aug 31
    3. $35.00
      Sep 1 – Sep 15

Mail-in Registration Form

To register by mail please complete and return our Mail-in Registration Form!  Please make checks payable to StartLine Racing.

Virtual Run Details

Can't make it to this year's event but still want to participate?  We are excited to announce our CHAMP Run Virtual Race!

A virtual race is a race that can be ran at any location. You can walk, use the treadmill, run outside or participate in another race. You can run your race at your pace wherever you like. All virtual race participants will receive a custom event finisher's medal and custom event tech t-shirt.  All you have to do is register above!  Please note that your medal and shirt will not be mailed out until after the completion of the event on September 16, 2017.

Virtual Registrations are restricted to US addresses only.  If you reside outside of the US and wish to participate please contact StartLine Racing at

All Participants Receive:

  • Commemorative CHAMP Medal

  • Official CHAMP Dri-Fit Tech T-Shirt

    • This year we are offering Interactive shirts, courtesy of Explosion Sportswear.  Interactive shirts is a new technology, which through the use of a Phone App, you are able to take pictures and selfies wearing your 5k shirt, and different graphics appear in your picture on your phone!  How cool is that!  You can then share your pictures on social media with the enhanced image.

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  • Age Group Awards for the 5K Distance

    • Age Groups are 12 & Under, 13 - 17, 18 - 29, 30 - 39, 40 - 49, 50 - 59, 60 - 69, and 70 & Over
  • Breakfast

  • Runner Goody Bag

  • Chip Timed with Real Time Results and Photos by StartLine Racing and provided on their Website or Mobile App (on Apple and Google)

  • Donation to Partner Charities!!

Race Day Information

  • Race Day Registration will be available beginning at 6:30am at Kiwanis Park (map).

    • We accept cash, check, and credit cards (Visa or Master Card) on race day

  • Cost of registration on race day will be $40

  • Can't take part in the run/walk but still want to be involved?  Join us for Breakfast!!  We will be hosting Breakfast that morning to raise additional funds and to have a little fun.  For Breakfast Reservations or more details, visit here!

Course Map - 5K

Top Teams



Raised: $1,010.00


Brave Bobby's Brigade

Raised: $765.00


Anilu's Partners

Raised: $575.00

Top Fundraisers


Melissa Lambiaso





Ana Lucía Quiroga

Raised: $250.00


Christie Mihalache

Raised: $162.00

Event Schedule

  • September 15 4:30 PM - Packet Pick-up at Road Runner Sports - Tempe

  • September 16 6:30 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens

  • September 16 7:00 AM - Vendor Fair / Children's Activities

  • September 16 7:30 AM - 5K Run/Walk Begins

  • September 16 8:00 AM - Breakfast

  • September 16 8:45 AM - Cancer Survivors' Walk Begins

  • September 16 8:50 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx)

  • September 16 9:45 AM - Raffle Drawings

Contact Information

Event Location

5300 South Ash Avenue, Kiwanis Park, Tempe, AZ, United States

Click here to view map