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 Join us for our first Gilbert “Run for Fun” 5K & 1 Mile Run/Walk. We will celebrate the benefits of an active and healthy lifestyle, while having fun! 



This year’s event is made possible by a grant awarded by the Saucony Run for Good Foundation. Let’s try to make this event a tradition that all running enthusiasts, and those new to the sport, will enjoy for many years to come.

This event is not sponsored by nor is associated with Gilbert Public Schools and the Town of Gilbert.

Registration fees

5K Closed

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    1. $25.00
      Dec 19 – Jan 31
    2. $30.00
      Feb 1 – Mar 2

5K - Student Rate Closed

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  • Students Ages 3 - 18

    1. $20.00
      Dec 19 – Jan 31
    2. $25.00
      Feb 1 – Mar 2

1 Mile Closed

Registration closed
    1. $20.00
      Dec 19 – Jan 31
    2. $25.00
      Feb 1 – Mar 2

1 Mile - Student Rate Closed

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  • Students Ages 3-18

    1. $15.00
      Dec 19 – Jan 31
    2. $20.00
      Feb 1 – Mar 2

Thank you to our Sponsors!


Looking to support a great cause and get your message out in front of hundreds of students and their parents?  Join us as a sponsor.  

Mail-in Registration Form

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

Team Registration

Register a team of 2 and receive $5 off your combined registration!  Both participants must register at the same time to receive this discount.  Discount only applies to teams of 2.  This is perfect for a parent and child who want to run/walk this event together!

What You Get!

  • Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech T-Shirt

  • Custom Event Finisher's Medal (all participants!!)
  • Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups (5K 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)
  • Real Time Results and Photos on our Website or Mobile App (on Apple and Google) (5K Race Participants only)
  • Course set/marked by StartLine Racing to maximize your experience!

  • A great time being active with your family and friends and a good feeling KNOWING that all run proceeds are going to help a great cause!

Packet Pickup and Race Day Information

  • Want to miss out on the race day lines?  Packet pick-up will be available on Friday, March 2nd from 4:00 - 7:00pm at Cadence Running Company (map).

  • Race Day Registration and Day of Packet Pick-Up will be available beginning at 7:30am at Mesquite High School.
    • We accept cash, check, or credit card (VISA and Master Card only) on race day
  • Cost of registration on race day will be $40 for non-students and $30 for students (with your student i.d. number).

  • We welcome wheelchairs, strollers & wagons.

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

Course Map

5K course will consist of two laps.


Event Schedule

  • March 2 4:00 PM - Packet Pick-up - Cadence Running Company 4-7pm

  • March 3 7:30 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens

  • March 3 8:30 AM - 5K Run Begins

  • March 3 8:35 AM - 1 Mile Run/Walk Begins

  • March 3 9:30 AM - Awards Begin (approximate)

Contact Information

Event Location

Mesquite High School, South McQueen Road, Gilbert, AZ, United States

Click here to view map