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Mar 16 - Run to Fight Children's Cancer


Grand Canyon University
3300 W. Camelback Rd
Phoenix, AZ 

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Registration Opens, 5:30 AM

10K Run, 7:00 AM

5K Run/Walk, 7:45 AM

Cancer Survivors' Walk, 9:00 AM

Packet Pick-Up

Thursday, March 9, 2017 from noon – 7 pm
Sole Sports
1006 E. Warner Road, Suite 104
Tempe, AZ 85284

Friday, March 10, 2017 from 4 – 7 pm
Grand Canyon University Arena
3300 W. Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85017


The GCU Foundation Run to Fight Children's Cancer is held on a flat, fast course around Grand Canyon University and the surrounding neighborhood. The two-loop 10K is a running race only. The one-loop 5K is for walkers and runners. The quarter-mile Cancer Survivors Walk is held after both races are completed. All 5K and 10K runners are encouraged to cheer on the survivors during their walk to the finish line.

Age Groups

10K & 5K Runs: 11 & under, 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & over.


The top three 10K and 5K Run finishers in each of the age group categories will receive awards. Age group awards will be awarded based on Chip Time.


Run to Fight Children's Cancer is the signature philanthropic endeavor of Grand Canyon University Foundation and is the largest fundraising event in Arizona dedicated solely to children's cancer.  Proceeds from the race stay in our community, directly benefiting families through Children's Cancer Network and Phoenix Children's Hospital.

Race Timing by Raceplace Events

This event is being timed by Raceplace Event Systems using the ChronoTrack system timing technology.

For more information about this event, please visit the Run to Fight Children's Cancer

website at

Timing Instructions

You must wear your "B-Tag" correctly in order to be timed. It must be clearly visible on the front of the torso. Please review these instructions.

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