Looking to get one last run in before we say goodbye to 2017? Want to be able to say you did Phoenix's first 5K of 2018?
StartLine Racing is honored to continue a true Phoenix tradition by hosting the 28th Annual Midnight Madness run as we celebrate the end of 2017 and the start of a new race year!
Join us as we say goodbye to Father Time and welcome Baby New Year!
This year's event will feature the final race of 2017 on December 31st at 10:30pm and the first race of 2018 with a run on January 1st at 12:10am with a New Year's Celebration and Sparkling Cider toast in between.
Virtual Run Details
Of course we would love for you to run the 28th Annual Midnight Madness event with us locally but we understand plans change. So, if you can't join us on race day and still want to run, get the medal and the long sleeve jacket then you still can! Here is a way for you to take part in this annual event no matter where you are! And of course all prices include shipping! Please note that all items will be shipped after the completion of the event on January 1st.
Virtual Registrations are restricted to US addresses only. If you reside outside of the US and wish to participate please contact StartLine Racing at firstname.lastname@example.org
Race Starts at 10:30pm
Race Starts at 12:10am
To register by mail please complete and return our Mail-in Registration Form! Please make checks payable to StartLine Racing.
Custom Event Glow in the Dark Finisher's Medal.
Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech LONG SLEEVE Pullover
Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups (Race day participants only). Our age groups are the following:
8 & Under, 9 & 10, 11-13, 14-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & Over
Sparkling Cider Toast at Midnight (Race Day Participants Only)
Pre- and Post-Race "Runner's Brunch" (bagels, fruit, water, Gatorade, etc) (Race Day Participants Only)
Course set/marked by StartLine Racing to maximize your experience!
Leashed Pet friendly!
There are no refunds due to inclement weather.
Due to the common start/finish line, there will be no bag check for this event.
Race Day Registration will be available beginning at 9:00pm.
We accept cash, check, and credit cards (Visa or Master Card) on race day
Cost of registration on race night will be:
You will have two opportunities to pick-up your race packet (bib, chip, event swag, etc):
Saturday, December 30th from 4:00 - 7:00pm at Road Runner Sports - Phoenix
December 30 4:00 PM - Packet Pick-up at Road Runner Sports in Phoenix 4-7pm
December 31 9:00 PM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens
December 31 10:30 PM - Final 5K Begins
December 31 11:30 PM - Final 5K Award Ceremony Begins (approx)
January 1 12:10 AM - First 5K Begins
January 1 1:05 AM - First 5K Award Ceremony Begins (approx)