November 9th, 2013
Time to strap on those running shoes and participate in a great event with an even greater cause. The Salute Our Troops Run features a scenic 10k run, 5k run/walk, and kids fun run around the beautiful Estrella Mountains and Community Lake. Stick around for the family-friendly festival and special military ceremony for all those who have served our country proudly.
Registration includes official dri-fit shirt (10k/5k runners only), commemorative Salute Our Troops dog tags, and runner goody bag. Kids fun run participants will receive a special youth shirt and dog tags.
Race benefits Military Assistance Mission (MAM), a local Arizona non-profit providing financial and morale aid to our current active duty military, their families and wounded warriors regardless of oversee deployment status.
Estrella Mountain Ranch Lake
10300 S. Estrella Pkwy.
Goodyear, AZ 85338
To see the course map, click here. (hyperlinked)
Timing and Awards:
Racetimers will be timing the 10K run and 5K run/walk. Special awards will be given to the overall male and female winners of the 10K and 5K runs, as well as the top three finishers in each age category: 11 & under, 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, and 75 & over. Awards for top finishers will be announced following the military ceremony.
Proceeds from the race will benefit the Military Assistance Mission (MAM
), a local Arizona non-profit providing financial and morale aid to our current active duty military, their families and wounded warriors regardless of oversee deployment status. You can start your individual or group fundraising by clicking here
We have 15 different positions available from course cheer group to water stations. Get a group of friends and family together and sign up to volunteer here.
Race Day Schedule
Salute Our Troops Run: 10K run, 5K run/walk and Family Fun Run
Dates: Saturday, Nov 9, 2013 at Estrella Mountain Ranch Lake
7:00am- Day of registration and vendor fair opens
8:30am- 10K starts
8:45am- 5K starts
9:45am- Family Fun Run starts
Make sure to stick around after the races and check out our family-friendly festival, as well as our military and awards ceremonies.
Benefiting Charity: AZMAM
Mission: Provide financial and morale aid to our current Arizona active duty military, their families, and wounded warriors regardless of overseas deployment status.