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11th Annual Laura's Run 10K, 5K, 1 Mile, and Doggie Trot
Saturday, April 8 2017

Join us as we celebrate the 11th Annual Laura's Run, celebrating the life of Laura Hart Burdick and the amazing work she has inspired. Laura's Run features a 10K & 5K Run, 1 Mile Run/Walk, Doggie Trot, and Kids' Dash. The event concludes with a silent auction, live music, refreshments, and fun for the WHOLE family.

The first “Laura’s Run” was held in 2007.  It was organized by Laura’s family and friends as a celebration of her remarkable spirit.  Everyone agreed that it was a fun day of shared remembrances and family-friendly events.  The recurring question was, “Are we going to do this again next year?”  The answer was “Yes!”  So began the annual “Laura’s Run”, proceeds from which support the lung transplant program at the Norton Thoracic Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center.

Virtual Run Details 

Of course we want you to participate with us on race day, but we know that you may not be able to make it to Tempe to join us.  So, if you can't make it on race day but still want to run and get your swag (including finisher's medal and event shirt) you can by participating VIRTUALLY.  Get out and run the 10K, 5K, or walk the 1 Mile from anywhere you are and we will send you your swag following the event!

Here is your way to take part in this event no matter where you are.  And of course, all prices include shipping!  

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

Registration fees

10K Run/Walk Closed

    1. $30.00
      Apr 20 - Dec 31
    2. $35.00
      Jan 1 - Apr 7

5K Run/Walk Closed

    1. $30.00
      Aug 1 - Dec 31
    2. $35.00
      Dec 31 - Apr 7

1 Mile Run/Walk Closed

    1. $20.00
      Aug 1 - Dec 31
    2. $25.00
      Jan 1 - Apr 7

Virtual Run/Walk Closed

Thank you to our Sponsors!










Mail-in Registration

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

What You Get!

  • Custom Event Medal

  • Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech T-Shirt

  • Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups in the 5K distance (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

  • Pre- and Post-Race "Runner's Brunch" (bagels, fruit, water, Gatorade, etc)

  • Chip Timed with Real Time Results and Photos on our Website or Mobile App (on Apple and Google)

  • Course set/marked by StartLine Racing to maximize your experience!

Course Maps

10K & 5K Route (10K = 2 Laps)

Race Day Information

  • Race Day Registration will be available beginning at 7:00am at TBD.

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

  • Cost of registration on race day will be $40 for the 10K & 5K, $30 for the 1 Mile, and the Kids' Dash is FREE!

  • Leashed Pet friendly

  • We welcome wheelchairs, strollers & wagons.

  • No roller blades, skateboards or motorized devices are allowed on the run or walk courses.

Packet Pick-up Opportunities

  • Friday April 7 2017 from 4:00 - 7:00pm - Sole Sports in Tempe (map)

    • Sole Sports is located at 1006 E Warner Road, Tempe, AZ 85284

  • Saturday April 8 2017 at Kiwanis Park (race site) beginning at 7:00am.

Event Schedule

  • April 7 4:00 PM - Packet Pick-up at Sole Sports in Tempe from 4-7pm

  • April 8 7:00 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens

  • April 8 8:00 AM - 10K Run Begins

  • April 8 8:10 AM - 5K Run Begins

  • April 8 8:15 AM - 1 Mile Run/Walk Begins

  • April 8 8:45 AM - 100 Yard Kids' Dash

  • April 8 9:00 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx)

Contact Information

Event Location

101 West Baseline Road, Tempe, AZ, United States

Click here to view map