26th ANNUAL FRANK KUSH/TEMPE SISTER CITY RUN
Oktoberfest

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10km Run, 5km Run/Walk & 1 Mile

INTRODUCTION
The 26th anniversary of the Frank Kush Youth Foundation Run will take place Saturday, October 14th. “Super Hero” running attire will make the day. Distances of 5km run/walk, 10km run and 1 Mile run/walk will grace a scenic course around Tempe Town Lake. As always, serious runners, beginners, walkers, kids and kids in strollers are encouraged to participate.

COACH FRANK KUSH BIO
1952: All American Honors – Guard- Michigan State University
1958-79: Football Coach – Arizona State University, 176W-54L-1T
1995: Inducted – College Football Hall of Fame as a coach
1996: Frank Kush Field – Gridiron within Sun Devil Stadium named in honor of the former ASU coach

CHARITIES
Frank Kush through the Frank Kush Youth Foundation is proud to donate the run proceeds to the following: Tempe Elementary School Districts for the purchase of physical education equipment and Tempe Sister Cities in support of their award winning, high school international student exchange program.

DISTANCES
10km Run
5km Run/Walk
1 Mile Run/Walk (not timed)

COST
10km Run & 5km Run/Walk
$30 until 7:00 p.m. October 13th
$35 Race day registration

1 Mile Run/Walk
$20 until 7:00 p.m. October 13th
$25 Race day registration

FEE INCLUDES:
Tech Run T-shirt
Commemorative Plastic Run Stein – 22oz
Commemorative Run Wristband
One free Michelob Ultra (sponsored by Michelob Ultra) or
soft drink. Valid ID required
Post Race Water and Fruit

SCHEDULE
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13
3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Packet pick up at Tempe Roadrunner Sports – Tempe Market Place
No packet pick up will occur at Tempe Beach Park on Friday, October 7

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14
6:00 a.m. Packet pick up and late registration – race shirts, if available, for late registrants
Tempe Beach Park, Mill Ave./Rio Salado Parkway
Just inside the Tempe Sister Cities Four Peaks Oktoberfest main entrance
7:30 a.m. Meet Frank Kush and former ASU kickers Danny Kush & Mark Jones
8:00 a.m. 10km Run begins – Lakeside/South Bank – East of Mill Ave bridges
8:10 a.m. 5km Run/Walk begins – Lakeside/South Bank – East of Mill Ave. bridges
8:20 a.m. 1 Mile begins – Lakeside/South Bank – East of Mill Ave bridges
Finish Line 5km/10km – Packet pick up area – Mill Ave./Rio Salado Parkway
9:30 a.m. Awards presentation – Packet pick up area

BEER
Each of age finisher will be given a beer stein for a complimentary post race brew. Please remember to bring your I.D.

ROUTE
Start Line – Lakeside/South Bank – East of Mill Ave bridges
Finish Line – Packet pick up area just inside the Four Peaks Oktoberfest main entrance (Mill Ave./Rio Salado Parkway)

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AWARDS
10km RUN
Top Overall male and female
Top male and female in the following age groups
10-14
15-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-69
70+

5km RUN/WALK
Top Overall male and female
Top male and female in the following age groups
5-9
10-14
15-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-69
70+

DIRECTIONS & PARKING
Race Parking will be available at three locations:
America Airlines Parking Garage – Free with run paperwork
Rio Salado Parkway and Ash (SE Corner)
Surface Street Parking

RACE TIMING
This race will be chip timed using disposable chip technology by RFID Timing. Timing chips are on the reverse side of your race number. Race numbers should be worn the correct way up, pinned to the front of your shirt and worn over your belly button. Live results will be available at the results kiosk.

Details

Date: October 14
Time: 8:00 am
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Venue

Tempe Beach Park

80 W Rio Salado Pkwy
Tempe, AZ 85281 United States

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