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October 01, 2023

UA Family Weekend 5K Fun Run

The University of Arizona, Old Main • 1200 E University Blvd TucsonAZ  85721 Organized by StartLine Sports LLC

About this event

The Family Weekend Fun run is a great opportunity to experience the Arizona Campus, and learn more about our Wildcat history and traditions.

Students and Families are invited to participate to walk or run or roll in a 5K on our beautiful campus, all abilities and ages are welcome.

Proceeds for the Family Weekend Fun Run will support an Arizona Foundation Scholarship for the University of Arizona students.

To give an additional donation please visit our website below


Event details and schedule

Mail-in Registration 

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



Virtual Run Registration 

Of course we want you to participate in the UA Family Weekend event locally but we understand things come up. So, if you can't join us and still want to run, get the medal and a shirt then you still can! Here is your chance to take part in this event no matter where you are! And of course, all prices include shipping! Please note that all items will ship following the event on October 1st. Prior to the event all virtual participants will receive an email with instructions on how to submit your time.

Virtual Registrations are restricted to US addresses only. If you reside outside of the US and wish to participate please contact StartLine Racing at info@startlineracing.com



What you get 

Custom Event Finisher's Medal

Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech T-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)

Chip Timed with Real Time Results and Photos on our Website or Mobile App (on Apple and Google)

Event Managed by StartLine Racing. Club SLR discounts do not apply.



Race Day Information 

Race Day Registration will be available beginning at 8:00am at The University of Arizona Mall (East of Old Main) (race location).

We accept cash, check, or credit card on race day

Cost of registration on race day will be:

  • 5K - $45
  • Kids Dash - $30

We welcome wheelchairs, strollers & wagons.

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

Leashed pet friendly

Due to the common start/finish line, there is no bag check for this event.

This event will take place rain or shine. There are no refunds due to weather.

Kids Dash is a half mile, untimed event for our younger participants. Parents/Guardians are welcome to be on the course with their little ones. Registration includes a shirt and medal.



Course Maps 

5K Course Map

Kids Dash Course Map



Packet Pick-up Opportunities 

Saturday, September 30, 2023 from 4:00 - 7:00pm on the University of Arizona Mall at the football tailgate event.

Sunday, October 1, 2023 on the University of Arizona Mall (East of Old Main) (race location) beginning at 8:00am.



Event schedule 

  •   September 30 4:00 PM - Pre-Race Packet Pickup from 4-7pm on the UA Mall
  •   October 1 8:00 AM - Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-up Opens
  •   October 1 9:00 AM - 5K Run/Walk Begins
  •   October 1 9:05 AM - Kids Dash Begins
  •   October 1 10:00 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx)


The University of Arizona, Old Main

1200 E University Blvd TucsonAZ  85721

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