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Families Raising Hope 5K Run/Walk

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Saturday, October 23, 2021
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Foothills Recreation Center
5600 W Union Hills Drive

Join Families Raising Hope on Saturday, October 23, 2021 for the

5th Annual Run/ Walk For Hope 5K at Foothills Recreation Center!

Donations and proceeds from the event will support our mission of providing

financial support to AZ individuals (and their families) battling cancer.


New this year, we have 2 race options!!

Enjoy a leisurely, family friendly, non-competitive 5K walk

OR run your heart out in a timed, competitive 5K!


Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup opens at 7:00am in the

Foothills Recreation Center parking lot and the event begins at 8:00am.


This fun-filled event will feature:

- A Kids Zone with face painting, a crazy hair station, music, and a photo booth.

-Raffle prizes include electronics, gift cards and other fun prizes.


Event details and schedule

Mail-in and Virtual Registration 


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? We are excited to announce our Families Raising Hope 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 shirt. All you have to do is register above! Please note that your medal and shirt will not be mailed out until after the completion of the event on October 23, 2021. You will receive an email on race week 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]



What You Get! 


Custom Event Medal

Custom Event Dri-Fit Shirt. 

Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups in the 5K Competitive Run/Walk. 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 and Google)

Event Managed by StartLine Racing. Club SLR discounts do not apply.



Course Map 


5K Course Map



Race Day Information 


Race Day Registration will be available beginning at 7:00am

We accept cash, check, or credit card on race day

Cost of registration on race day will be $50.

We welcome wheelchairs, strollers & wagons.

No roller blades, skateboards or motorized devices are allowed on the run or walk courses.

Leashed pet friendly

This event will take place rain or shine. There are no refunds for due to weather.



Packet Pick-Up Opportunities 


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

Friday, October, 22nd from 3:00 - 6:00pm at St. Paul's Catholic Church (map)

St. Paul's Catholic Church is located at 330 W Coral Cables Drive, Phoenix, AZ 85023

Race day packet pickup will be available starting at 7am



Event schedule 

    October 22 3:00 PM - Packet Pick-Up at St. Paul's Catholic Church from 3-6pm
    October 23 7:00 AM - Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup Opens
    October 23 8:00 AM - 5K Competitive Run Begins
    October 23 8:10 AM - 5K Non-Competitive Walk Begins
    October 23 9:00 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx.)
Other Info

-) 2021 race registration is open • Registration Information 


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