Here comes Santa Claus, here comes Santa Claus,
Right down Santa Claus Lane!
Come join StartLine Racing at Kiwanis Park in Tempe
for our 2nd annual Here Comes Santa 5K Run/Walk!
We are going to jingle around the course and hang out
with the man in red.
Up for a challenge? Register for our Run Run Rudolph event and
Here Comes Santa 5K and complete the Frosty Double!
All who finish this challenge will receive a unique
medal to show off to your friends!
Read more below!
Event details and schedule
Mail-in and Virtual Run Registration
To register by mail please complete and return our Mail-in Registration Form! Please make checks payable to StartLine Racing.
Can't make it to this year's event but still want to participate? This year will feature a Here Comes Santa 5K Virtual. A virtual race is a race that can be ran at any location. You can walk, use the treadmill, run outside or participate in another race. You can run your race at your pace wherever you like. All virtual race participants will receive a custom event finisher's medal and custom event t-shirt. Please note that your shirt and medal will be mailed out following the event on December 12, 2020. Prior to the event all virtual participants will receive an email with instructions on how to submit your time. Virtual participants are eligible for the Frosty Double!
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
What You Get!
Custom Event Finisher's Medal
Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech Shirt
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
Pre- and Post-Race "Runner's Brunch" (granola bars, fruit, water, Gatorade, etc)
Owned and operated by StartLine Racing!
Race Day Information
We welcome wheelchairs, strollers & wagons.
No roller blades, skateboards or motorized devices are allowed on the run or walk courses.
Packet Pick-up Opportunities
Packet pick-up will be on Friday, December 11th from 3-6pm at Road Runner Sports in Tempe (map)
Road Runner Sports is located at 43 S McClintock Drive, Tempe, AZ 85281
You can also pickup your packet during your assigned time on race day.
The Frosty Double!
Want to challenge yourself during December? Want more bling for your wall?
Register for the Here Comes Santa 5K on December 12th and either Run Run Rudolph event and earn the Frosty Double medal! This challenge is open to anyone and everyone including virtual participants and includes all distances at the Run Run Rudolph event. Those who complete the challenge will receive their medal on either December 12th or 13th and our virtual participants will receive their medal in the mail. No sign up required. We will keep track of registrations.
Medal design below!
December 11 3:00 PM - Packet Pick-Up at Road Runner Sports from 3-6pm
December 12 8:00 AM - 5K Staggered Start Begins
Due to COVID-19 there will be changes in place to keep everyone safe.
- There will be staggered starts with assigned start times. Participants will not be allowed in the event area until their assigned start time. Time slots will start at 8am and go every 10 minutes until 9am. There will be a max of 40 people allowed to sign up for each time slot.
- There will be no water or Gatorade coolers out on the course or in the event area. We will only supply bottled water on the course. The event area will have bottled water and pre-packaged food.
- All StartLine staff will have masks and gloves
- Participants will be required to wear a mask in the event area but not out on the course.
- There will be no awards ceremony. Age group awards will be mailed out following the race.
If, for some reason, we are forced to cancel this event, all registered participants will be given the following options:
- Transfer to 2021 event
- Transfer to virtual event
- Transfer to another StartLine Racing owned event.
- Full Refund
If you have any questions in regards to this policy please email us at email@example.com