_ The 2022 TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k Night Run/Walk and Festival of Miles:
Wide Downtown boulevards with neighbor support leads to fast course, plus prize money for top finishers and age group awards in 5-year categories from The Running Shop
11th Annual Running Race Food Truck Round Up, with local vendors offering food and drinks for purchase
The TMC Meet Me Downtown 5k Night Run is scheduled to be part of the SAR 2022 "Running Shop Grand Prix"
Free SAR FitKidz Mile, for all children under 12
Beneficiaries: Help us raise funds for local charities -- use the "Donate" button to provide funds to the charity of your choice. This year, we are raising funds for education and youth, so please help us support the Children's Museum, Educational Enrichment Foundation, Greater Tucson Leadership, and the BEYOND-Tucson Foundation.
What You Get
The first 1,000 registrants in the TMC 5k and Open Mile receive a souvenir "TMC Meet Me Downtown" race shirt, in either a v-neck cut or unisex cut, shirt sizing first-come, first-served
All Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown registrants receive the commemorative Gabe Z "RunTucson" shirt and the souvenir Gabe Z medal
All FitKidz children receive the standard FitKidz goodies provided by the Southern Arizona Roadrunners
Planned Race Night Schedule5:00 pm Registration and Packet Pickup, with live music starting at about 5:30. Children's Museum open. 6:00 pm Start Open Mile Race -- for all ages, all abilities, all bodies 6:30 pm Start SAR FitKidz Mile -- free for all children under 12 7:00 pm Start TMC 5k Night Run/Walk -- for all ages, all abilities, all bodies 8:30 pm or so Awards and ongoing party on site, with After-Party at Hotel Congress 9:30 Event closure #mmd5K #runtucson #runsar
Public Health UpdateCOVID-19 is highly contagious and spreads primarily through respiratory droplets contained in heavy breathing, a cough, or a sneeze and the like. Significant community and individual adherence to mitigation strategies and public health recommendations as well as vaccination have been demonstrated to decrease severe illness , hospitalization and death. Vaccination is the leading public health strategy to protect yourself and your loved ones and to end the COVID-19 pandemic. We encourage you to seek the guidance of your healthcare professional and get vaccinated. Please see Pima County for updates on public health and vaccination opportunities: https://webcms.pima.gov/cms/One.aspx?portalId=169&pageId=541069. Donations: All of our local organizations are feeling the pain of this public health crisis. You can help by using the "Donate" button to provide funds to the charity of your choice.
Greater Tucson Leadership
Children's Museum, Tucson
Educational Enrichment Foundation
For those interested in the Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown 3-race series, we're committed to providing $10 from every Triple Crown registration to the BEYOND-Tucson Foundation. Thanks to Cox Communications, Cox Charities, Rio Nuevo, and Tucson Medical Center! Please note that the State of Arizona has recently enacted the marketplace facilitator law requiring RunSignUp to collect and submit sales tax on ecommerce transactions. TMC Meet Me Downtown was founded by Randy and Tia Accetta 16 years ago to promote Downtown Tucson by providing fitness and social opportunties for all ages and abilities. Produced in partnership with the Southern Arizona Roadrunners, the TMC Meet Me Downtown has provided over $270,000 to local organizations over the years.
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