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Get ready to run or walk in the 4th Annual “For the Love of Chocolate” Fun Run/Walk, 

Saturday, March 2, 2019 

at Copper Sky Recreation Complex in Maricopa.

Team registration is available so grab your friends, family, co-workers, 

and even your crazy Uncle Al for chocolate choconanigans!  

The 3 mile or 1 mile option, will provide the perfect distance for all runners/walkers. 

Sign up today!  

All participants receive a chocolate-filled goodie bag, dri-fit t-shirt, finishers medal, 

and enjoy chocolate sweet spots placed throughout the course! 

Consider your chocolate cravings warned!

Registration fees

3 Mile Run/Walk

Price changes in 24 days 13 hours
    1. $35.00
      Now registering Nov 26 – Feb 15
    2. $40.00
      Feb 16 – Mar 1

1 Mile Run/Walk

Price changes in 24 days 13 hours
    1. $30.00
      Now registering Nov 26 – Feb 15
    2. $35.00
      Feb 16 – Mar 1

Sleep In Supporter

You want to support the event and still receive the swag but cannot make the race

  1. $35.00
    Nov 26 - Mar 1

About Sun Life Health Center

Working together to transform lives … be Sun Life!

It can be said that the overall wellness and success of a community is impacted based on the health care available to them. Proceeds from this event help make access to health care more affordable for those who are insured, under-insured and uninsured. Sun Life has an unwavering dedication to ensure everyone in the community has the ability to access quality primary care, preventive care and wellness education. 

Sun Life is a non-profit community health center and the largest provider of primary health care services in Pinal County, with 55 providers providing over 164,000 patient visits per year.  Sun Life also employs over 350 people in the community and many of its staff volunteer throughout the county to help other organizations and schools in community outreach projects. 

With Over 46,000 children, women and men in Pinal County calling Sun Life their healthcare home your support will make their continued access to affordable healthcare possible. So please register today for our fourth annual fun run! Invite your family & friends to support us as well. By working together you are part of something bigger, you are helping to make a real impact in the lives of your family, friends and neighbors. 

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Integrated Pathology

Mail-in Registration

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

All Participants Receive:

  • Custom Event Chocolate Cookie Jar Medal!

  • Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech T-Shirt

  • Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups for the 3 Mile distance only (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" (granola bars, fruit, water, Gatorade, etc)

  • 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!

  • Chocolate-filled goodie bags!



Course Maps

3 Mile

1 Mile

Race Day Information

  • Race Day Registration will be available for $50.00 per person for the 3 mile run/walk and $40 per person for the 1 mile run/walk.

    • We accept cash, check, and credit cards on race day

  • We welcome wheelchairs, strollers & wagons.

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

  • Sorry, no pets allowed at this event!

Packet Pick-up Opportunities

  • Friday March 1, 2019 from 4:00 - 7:00pm at Sun Life Family Health Center

    • Sun Life Family Health Center is located at 44572 W Bowlin Road, Maricopa, AZ 85138 (map)

  • Saturday March 2, 2019 at Copper Sky Recreation Complex (race location) beginning at 7:00am

Event Schedule

  • March 1 4:00 PM - Packet Pickup - Sun Life Family Health Center in Maricopa

  • March 2 7:00 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens

  • March 2 8:00 AM - Run Begins

  • March 2 8:10 AM - Walk Begins

  • March 2 9:00 AM - Awards Begin (approximate)

Contact Information

Event Location

Copper Sky Recreation Complex, Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Maricopa, AZ, United States

Click here to view map