9/11 Heroes Run

Kiwanis Park North Soccer Field 5233 S Ash Ave, Tempe, AZ, United States

The 9/11 Heroes Run unites communities to honor the heroes of 9/11 and the service members who stepped up in the wars that followed. Join your community in fulfilling the promise we made over 20 years ago to never forget.


Skyline Aquatics Center 845 South Crismon Rd, Mesa, AZ, United States

The Mesa Sprint Triathlon is a fundraiser hosted by the Foundation for Mesa Parks & Recreation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit foundation located in Mesa, AZ. The primary goal of this wonderful fundraiser is to provide under privileged children in our communities the opportunity to attend learn to swim programs and summer recreation programs provided by the city of Mesa’s Parks & Recreation dept.

Hopeful Strides 5km & 1 km

Village Park 3368 N. Pinal Ave, Casa Grande, United States

Participation benefits Seeds of Hope’s community programs: Hot Lunch, Seniors, After School, Community Gardens and Wellness Clinic.

D-backs Race Against Cancer
Presented by Dignity Health Cancer Institute

Chase Field 401 E Jefferson St, Phoenix, AZ, United States

The D-backs Race Against Cancer is back and we are back in downtown Phoenix! The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation is thrilled to announce the 2024 D-backs Race Against Cancer presented by Dignity Health Cancer Institute will be on Sunday, September 29, beginning and ending at Chase Field in downtown Phoenix.
Use code 4PEAKSRACING for $10 off registration

Triathlon, Kayak/SUP, Duathlon & Aquabike

Lake Pleasant - Castle Creek Boat Ramp

No bones about it, this is a tough race! Come out and test yourself against at the 4th Annual Castle Creek Triathlon. The Castle Creek Triathlon offers a sprint and Olympic distance triathlon and aquabike in addition to sprint duathlon for individuals. Want to split the load? For teams we offer an Olympic and sprint distance relay.

Arizona Together in TEAL 5km

Gilbert Regional park 3005 E QUEEN CREEK ROAD, Gilbert, AZ, United States

Together in TEAL® events invite our dedicated TEAL community to join forces in our mission to save lives through the prevention and cure of ovarian cancer and to improve the quality of life for survivors and their caregivers. We are hosting 11 events this year across the country and can’t wait to see friends from coast to coast reveal their TEAL!

Das 31st Arizona CW Channel 7 Oktoberfest
Runnin’ for the Bräts!

Tempe Beach Park 80 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe, AZ, United States

Run! Walk! Beer! Welcome to the AZTV7 Runnin' for the Bräts!! The flat and fast run around Tempe Town Lake adds just the right amount of Oom-Pah-Pah to your Oktoberfest Saturday morning. Register today for the run and save the weekend for the 51st Four Peaks Oktoberfest at Tempe Town Lake.


You won’t have to travel far to enjoy beautiful sights and challenging heights in this kick-off to the 2024-2025 season. Join us in Tempe for either a 36k, 26K, 10K, or 5K run through the scenic Papago Buttes. All participants will receive a huge post-race breakfast, a super cool race tee and finisher medal, as well as entry into fun post-race festivities. Awards for overall top male and female finishers all three distances. Awards for the top 3 finishers in each age group.

Bare Buns Desert Run

Shangrai La 44444 Shangrai La Lane, New River, AZ, United States

Come and experience the only nude run in AZ! This desert trail 5k will take you around the Shangri La Ranch property; up the hiking trail, along the dry wash, and through the majority of the ranch. Racers are encouraged to run with nothing on but tennis shoes, however nudity is not a requirement. Race registration includes a day visit so plan on spending the day with us to enjoy our pools, café, clubhouse, game room, more hiking, and meeting great friends.

The Avondale Aquathlon

Avondale Aquatic Center 11275 Civic Center Dr, Avondale, AZ, United States

Get ready to make a splash and dash through an exhilarating day of fun at the Avondale Aquatic Center's premier event, The Avondale Aquathlon! On October 19th, athletes of all ages and skill levels are invited to take part in this thrilling run-and-swim challenge. So lace up your running shoes, grab your goggles, and dive into the excitement at the Avondale Aquathlon. It’s the ultimate test of fitness, fun, and community spirit!

Triathlon, Aquabike & Duathlon

Merrill Ranch 3200 North Anthem Way, Florence, AZ, United States

The Trick or Tri at Merrill Ranch is going kick start your Halloween weekend. Whether you are a seasoned racer or a first time triathlete wanting to take the plunge, this is the race for you. Consisting of a 400m pool swim, a fast 12 mile course and a run to the finish. There is truly something for everyone with options of triathlon, duathlon, aquabike and a kid's triathlon.

Monster 5km & 1 mile

Leisure World Mesa 908 S. Power Rd, Mesa, AZ, United States

Leisure World Mesa invites all ages and participants to The Monster 5km and 1 mile. Come in your Halloween costumes, prizes will be awarded for best costumes. Stick around after the race for music, food and dancing.


XTERRA is headed to San Tan Regional Park in the Sonoran Desert outside Phoenix, Arizona on Sunday, November 3. In addition to a 22K race, we also have 41K for the long-distancers, and 10K and 5K runs so that everybody can enjoy. Enjoy a tough but scenic trek through San Tan Regional Park‘s 10,000 acres of Sonoran Desert. All participants receive a huge post-race breakfast, a super cool race tee, and a finisher medal.

Presented by Moxie Multisport

North Linear Park Tempe, AZ, United States

Getting ready for Ironman AZ? Come out to fine tune your swim and enjoy a Splash & Dash with a difference. Start at a time that works for you and head to Hundred Mile Brewing Company after your done for happy hour


McDowell Mt Regional Park 16300 McDowell Mountain Park Dr, Fort McDowell, AZ, United States

The 6 & 12 Hours of Fury will test experienced off-road cyclists while welcoming new riders to dip their tires in the dirt. The challenge remains the same, do the most laps possible within 6 or 12 hours! With options for solo, duo and quads there is a little something for everyone. By popular demand, event hoodies are back for all race participants!!

Global Good 5k and Fun Run

McDowell Church 10700 124th St, Scottsdale, AZ, United States

What's better than going for a run? Running for a purpose. Running to fight poverty. Running to make a world of a difference...around the world. Be part of the 2024 'Earn the Bird' Global Good 5k and Fun Run. All participants will receive custom finishers medal and participation t-shirt.


Anthem Community Center 41130 N Freedom Way, Anthem, AZ, United States

The tradition continues!! Get your family and friends together and join us for The 22nd Annual Anthem Turkey Trot. Beginning and ending at the Anthem Community Center, this rolling course winds through the beautiful Anthem community in the shadow of Daisy Mountain and Gavilan Peak. Bring the whole clan out to this fun, family, stroller-friendly event!


Why come run the Fat Turkey Trail Run? Because you’ve eaten too much, because it’s in the red rocks of Papago Park, because it’s on the trails, because more than a 10k is too far when you’re this full, and because RUNNING IS FUN! Get ready, because the Fat Turkey Trail Run is not your everyday turkey trot.

Triathlon, Aquabike & Duathlon

Anthem Community Center 41130 N Freedom Way, Anthem, AZ, United States

Welcome to the 24th Annual Anthem Holiday Classic! This popular sprint triathlon is held in a great location on a fun, fast course. Consisting of a 400m heated pool swim, a fast 20km course and a 5km run to the finish, Holiday Classic is a great way to finish your 2024 season.


Once again, XTERRA Estrella Mountain Trail Run falls in the cool Arizona December, so join us for the third race in Arizona’s XTERRA Trail Run Series. Hit the desert at Estrella Mountain Regional Park for some tough races at any distance. We have a range of courses, 42K, 24K, 12K, and 5K options, to cater to and challenge the beginner and experienced trail-runner alike.

Avondazzle Dash 5km & 10km

Avondale Civic Cener Complex 11465 West Civic Center Drive, Avondale, AZ, United States

Bring your holiday cheer and favorite winter costume to this new 5K & 10K run through the holiday lights at Avondale’s Civic Center Complex. Embrace the festive spirit with a fun and active holiday tradition before dashing inside for the holidays.


Next on this adventure, race number four in the Arizona XTERRA Trail Run Series takes place at White Tank Mountain Regional Park on Sunday, January 5, 2025. This nearly 30,000-acre park is made up of the rugged and beautiful White Tank Mountains, named for depressions cut into white granite. 40K, 20K, 8K, and 5K courses will bring a challenge and a smile to any runner.


With over 80 miles of trail to choose from, McDowell Mountain Regional Park is a trail runner’s paradise. Similarly, our venue for the fifth running event of Arizona’s XTERRA Trail Run Series has courses for all trail runner levels. No multiple loops necessary here, the 43K, 24K, 10K, and 6K will keep you on a new trail the entire way.


Lake Pleasant - Castle Creek Boat Ramp

Welcome to The 6th Annual Iceman!! Iceman truly has a little something for everyone with options for both sprint and super sprint triathlon, aquabike, SUP/kayak and a sprint duathlon. Yes, it’s going to be a little chilly on race day, but we have you covered with your Iceman event hoodie.


Kiwanis Park North Soccer Field 5233 S Ash Ave, Tempe, AZ, United States

The Poor Clares are happy to host this event – now in it’s 16th year and running! The Nun Run is The Poor Clare’s biggest annual fundraiser, and the most successful, thanks to YOU! With distances of 10km, 5km, 1 mile and a Prayer Walk, there is something for everyone. The Nuns wish to “thank you ahead of time” for your support and they look forward to seeing you at the Run!

Sprint & Super Sprint Triathlon, Aquabike, Duathlon & 5km

Anthem Community Center 41130 N Freedom Way, Anthem, AZ, United States

Join us at Tri for the Cure and race for a great cause. Tri for the Cure AZ raises money to fight breast cancer, as well as raising funds for local community charities. Tri 4 the Cure has something for everyone with both Sprint and Super Sprint distance triathlon, aqua-bike and duathlon. Triathlon and duathlon relays and, last but not least, a 5km run. Our goal is to create a race day environment that is fun for everyone. Grab your friends and family, sign up today!


XTERRA Black Canyon Trail Run offers all the challenge and adventure one could ask for. Choose from the 42K, 21K, 11K, 7K on the National Recreation Black Canyon Trail. With river crossings, spectacular views of the Sonoran Desert, and post-race pie, how can you resist?

Triathlon, Aquabike & Duathlon

Merrill Ranch 3200 North Anthem Way, Florence, AZ, United States

The Merrill Ranch Triathlon will kick start your spring racing season! Whether you are a seasoned racer looking to dust off the holiday cobwebs or a first time triathlete wanting to take the plunge, this is the race for you. Consisting of a 400m pool swim, a fast 12 mile course and a run to the finish, come and kick off your 2025 season with us.