_ The 2020 Battle of the Branches 5K:
Battle of the Branches 5K – United in the Fight Against Veteran Suicide
A friendly competition between the military branches to raise money and awareness in the fight against Veteran Suicide.
One Branch wins the title for the most registered participants, but all are winners. Register to support your favorite military branch.
Children ages 12 and younger are only $15.
Discount applied at checkout.
Event details and schedule
To register by mail please complete and return our Mail-in Registration Form! Please make checks payable to StartLine Racing.
Can't make it to this year's event but still want to participate? This year will feature a Battle of the Branches Virtual Race. A virtual race is a race that can be ran at any location. You can walk, use the treadmill, run outside or participate in another race. You can run your race at your pace wherever you like. All virtual race participants will receive a custom event finisher's medal and custom event dri-fit tech t-shirt. Please note that all items will not be shipped until after the completion of the event on April 26th. Prior to the event all virtual participants will receive an email with instructions on how to submit your time.
Virtual Registrations are restricted to US addresses only. If you reside outside of the US and wish to participate please contact StartLine Racing at [email protected]
5K Course Map - Coming Soon!
Race Day Check In and registration will be available beginning at 7:30am
Cost of registration on race day will be $40
We accept cash, check or card on race day.
Stroller friendly event. Strollers MUST start at the back of the pack.
Leashed, pet friendly event
Due to the common start/finish line, there is no bag check for this event.
April 24 3:00 PM - Packet Pick-Up at Road Runner Sports in N. Phoenix 3-6pm
April 26 7:30 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up Opens
April 26 9:00 AM - 5K Begins
April 26 10:00 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx)
-) 2020 race registration is open • Registration Information