Real Time Results at the Race
Intervals again this Tuesday, with the fast running starting at 6:40 pm.Best of luck to runners planning on competing in the PF Chang's Rock 'n' Roll marathon or 1/2 this Sunday.The restaurant for the week is Sala Thai. Thanks to Charlie Benson for…Continue
Started by Norm Janoff Jan 17.
The Desert Classic Marathon is an Arizona original. Join in on the tradition!
The Desert Classic is a marathon, half marathon and 5K run starting and finishing at Riverboat Village, 18300 West Bell Road in Surprise.
The marathon and half marathon races begin at 7:00 AM. An early start for the marathon is available at 6:00 AM as long as you notify the race director prior to race day. The marathon course closes at 1:00 PM. There will be aid stations every 2 miles. The 5K race begins at 7:20 AM.
For more information, please contact the race director Hal Gensler
The marathon, half-marathon and 5K races will have the usual 5-year age groups for awards (gun time for overall and chip time for age groups). There is a marathon and half finisher medal.
The marathon (AZ10007TLB) and half marathon (AZ10008TLB) courses are certified by USA Track and Field. Additional race information is available HERE. This contains the venue layout, the course layout and an elevation chart.
Race Day Schedule
Race packet pickup (bib with timing chip, race t-shirt) is available on race day beginning at 6:00am.
Race t-shirts are only guaranteed to runners who pre-register and pick up their shirt before gun time.
If you would like to volunteer at this event, please click here!
The Desert Classic Marathon is an Arizona original. Join in on the tradition! The Desert Classic is a marathon, half marathon and 5K run starting and finishing at Riverboat Village, 18300 West Bell…
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2015 Race Schedule
A printable copy of our yearly race schedule is available HERE
This personal training log book is produced yearly including all of the ARR races as well as over 300 other races in the Phoenix area and throughout the state. It also contains 70 race photos, 40 running clubs as well as other information. The book is free to members and is available to non- members for $14.95 plus $3.00 shipping. Individual membership is only $25.00.
You can order a copy HERE