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2019 foothills 3k sUMMER XC SERIES



May 11, June 1 & August 10

Desert Foothills Park 1010 Marketplace Way SW Phoenix, AZ 85048

3k distance (1.86 miles)

​Middle schoolers, marathoners and everyone in between!

Prizes for top finishers in each 10-year age group​


Low-key, grass-roots, relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy some summer running and challenge yourself in a different way. Explore the varied terrain you'll find in cross country and trail running, including rocky dirt trails, grass and some sidewalk. Timing clock, results posted shortly thereafter. Top 3 in each 10 year age group will be recognized after race, so stick around for a bit. 
Anyone interested in the sport of running. Youth, middle school, high school, college, running groups, marathoners, road runners, track athletes. No walkers, strollers or dogs on the course, please.  Please do not enter if you don't take hydration seriously.

Saturdays from May-August, 6:15 AM. 2019 dates: May 11, June 1, August 10

Check-in 10 minutes prior to race for any last-minute instructions. 3k race starts at 6:15 AM.
Desert Foothills Park in Ahwatukee. Limited parking in parking lot. May park along street along Marketplace Way, on the west side of the park if lot is full.  Official address is 1010 Marketplace Way SW, Phoenix, AZ 85048
$10 per person, $15 after early registration deadline. PayPal fee for registering online.  Late fee of $5 applies to all registrations made after 11:59 PM the last Monday night before each race. You may pay here after completing registration.
THERE IS NO ON-SITE REGISTRATION at the race. Limited to the first 70 people in each of the races. Registration link is here. Registration closes Thursday,  August 8 at 9PM. 
Bathroom Facilities:
The park itself has limited facilities, which are sometimes open early in the morning and sometimes not. Please plan accordingly. The closest business is McDonalds, which borders the park to the northeast. Across the street is a Safeway. 

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