Moon Valley Grasshopper Bridge 5K

Saturday, September 28, 2013 @ 7:00 AM (MST)
Moon Valley Park 330 W Coral Gables Drive PhoenixAZ  85023
Saturday, September 28, 2013 @ 7:00 AM (MST)
Moon Valley Park 330 W Coral Gables Drive PhoenixAZ  85023

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Proceeds benefiting Phoenix Children's Hospital and Jaydie Lynn King Foundation.

The 5K Run (USATF Certified Course No. AZ07011GAN and USATF Arizona 5K State Championship),5K Walk and 5K Relay start at 3rd Avenue and West Betty Elyse and winds through residential streets and park grass, traversing under and over the famous Grasshopper Bridge and finishing in fabulous Moon Valley Park. Arrive by going south on 7th Avenue from Greenway Parkway to West Coral Gables Drive OR West Coral Gables Drive from West Thunderbird Road. NOTE: East Coral Gables Drive from 7th Street will be closed at Moon Valley Drive. Park at St. Paul s Church, 330 West Coral Gables Drive (just east of thePark) or at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints on 325 West Coral Gables Drive or at Lookout Mountain Elementary or Mountain Sky Junior High.

Rain or Shine.

Packet Pick-up and In-Store Registration: Friday, September 27, 2013 at the Strapped Jock, 3522 West Calavar (1 block north of Thunderbird Road, just west of 35th Avenue. 602-547-0699) between the hours of 11 AM and 6 PM.

Race Day Packet Pick-Up and Registration: St. Paul's parking lot (330 West Coral Gables Drive). 5:45AM - 7AM

Race Awards (no duplicates):Top three (3) Overall Male/Female
Top three (3) M/F in following Age Groups: 14-Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-Plus
Clydesdale/Athena Division (Men 200 lbs+; Female 160 lbs+): Top three (3) Overall M/F
2 Person Relay - 1st runner runs 2 miles; 2nd runner runs 1.1 to the finish. Top three (3) Teams Overall.
USATF Arizona 5K State Championship Medals (AZ Residence required) - Top ten (10) Open M/F; Top five (5) Masters M/F.
Monetary Prizes ($50) -- sub 15:30 Males; sub 18:30 Females.
Course Records:
(Open) Neil McDonagh 14:51 (2011),Sally Meyerhoff 16:58 (2010)
(Masters) Martin Barrios 15:44 (2007), LJ Egbert 19:19 (2007)
(Relay) Zach Mason/Samantha Waterman) 20:48 (2012)

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: Race day registration at 5:45 AM. The 5K Run, 5K Relay and 5K Walk all start at 7:00 AM.

USATF Arizona 5K State Championship!;
T-shirt design by local artist Frank Ybarra (; Artwork Awards!

No dogs, please. Strollers, baby-joggers OK for the WALK only. Thank you!

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