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9th Annual Run FORE Cancer 5K / 8K

  • 8K:-
  • Other:- Enter Distance(S) Here
  • 5K:- Run 3.1 Miles
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Silverado Golf Course
7605 E. Indian Bend Road

 Join us as we return to where it all began -

Run FORE Cancer at the beautiful Silverado Golf Course.
Who do you run FORE?
This run benefits cancer research at the UA Cancer Center in Downtown Phoenix. In the past eight years of the event we are excited to have donated over $338,000 to support cancer research in the valley.
Help us break last year's donation level of over $30,000!
This event is limited to 600 participants.

About the event


We will again take to the cart paths of the beautiful Silverado Golf Club, starting and ending at the Club House. This event will feature two distances - run the Front 9/5K or the Full 18/8K.  The event started as a tribute run held in memory of Kathy Maxwell who lost her battle to sarcoma cancer on December 14, 2012. When the cancer reached her spine her family reached out to Barrows Neurological Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center. The staff there were able to manage her pain and give her another year with her husband and daughter and to watch her grandchildren grow. 


Now in our 9th year we have raised over $338K for cancer research and it has grown into more than just a tribute to Kathy. It is now a tribute for so many others who run in memory of someone they lost.  Please consider joining us this year and running in memory of someone you lost or run to raise money for an amazing organization that is helping so many fight their own battles.

Who do you run FORE?


Event details and schedule

 5K Course Map

8K Course Map

Mail-in and Virtual Run Registration


To register by mail please complete and return our Mail-in Registration Form!

Can't make it to this year's event but still want to participate? This year will feature a Run FORE Cancer 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 your shirt and medal will be mailed out following the event on September 25, 2021.

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]


What you Get!


  • Custom Event Finisher's Medal

  • Custom Event Dri-Fit T-Shirt

  • Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups (race day participants only).  Our age groups are the following:

    • 8 & Under, 9 & 10, 11-13, 14-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & Over
  • Pre- and Post-Race "Runner's Brunch" (granola bars, fruit, water, Gatorade, etc) 

  • Chip Timed with Real Time Results and Photos on our Website or Mobile App (on Apple andGoogle

  • Event owned by StartLine Racing!



Race Day Information




  • Race day registration opens at 6:30am

  • Stroller and wagon friendly event

  • Please no pets allowed on the course

  • Parking will be available at Silverado Golf Club with overflow parking available across Indian Bend Road at the Seville Office building located at 7001 N Scottsdale Road.  There will be a shuttle available to take you to Silverado.  PLEASE DO NOT PARK IN AND AROUND THE CONDOMINIUMS.  YOU WILL BE TOWED.

  • This event is limited to 600 participants for the live event.  There is no cap on virtual registrations.



Packet Pick-Up Opportunities


You will have two opportunities to pick-up your race packet (bib, chip, event swag, etc):

  • Friday, September 24th from 3:00 - 6:00pm at Road Runner Sports - Phoenix

    • Road Runner Sports is located at 7077 E Mayo Blvd, Suite 150, Phoenix, AZ 85054 (map)

  • Saturday, September 25th starting at 6:30am at Silverado Golf Club (event site)


Event schedule 

    September 24 3:00 PM - Packet Pickup at Road Runner Sports - Phoenix 3-6pm
    September 25 6:30 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up Opens
    September 25 7:30 AM - 8K / Full 18 Race Begins
    September 25 7:45 AM - 5K / Front 9 Race Begins
Other Info

-) 2021 race registration is open • Registration Information 


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