Salute our Vets 5K - A Run for Veterans Brain Health Programs

3482 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ 85718

Running > 10k, 5k

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Event Description

Come join the Brain Injury Alliance of Arizona for the

Inaugural Salute Our Vets - A Run for Veterans Brain Health Programs

on October 10th!




This event will be hosted at Brandi Fenton Memorial Park in Tucson and will feature a 10K and 5K run along with a 1 mile fun walk!


With more than 500,000 veterans in Arizona, there is a growing need to help those in various stages of recovery from PTSD, brain injury, or trauma. Proceeds from this event go directly to continue our free resources and programs for these heroes, their families, and caregivers.

Be part of this community giving back to those who have given so much. Your participation will go a long way in helping fight this invisible disability.

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 Virtual Salute Our Veterans Brain Health Run. 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. All you have to do is register above! Please note - your virtual packet will be mailed out the week following the event.

Virtual Registrations are restricted to US addresses only. If you reside outside of the US and wish to participate please contact StartLine Racing at


What You Get! 

Custom Event Medal

Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech T-Shirt. Option to select 'NO SHIRT' option at checkout and receive $5 off your registration.

Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups for the 10K and 5K distances. 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.


Race Day Information 

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

We accept cash, check, and credit cards on race day

Cost of registration on race day:

  • 10K - $50
  • 5K - $45
  • 1 Mile - $40

Leashed Pet friendly

We welcome wheelchairs, strollers & wagons.

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


Packet Pick-up Opportunities 

Saturday, October 9, 2021 from 2:00 - 5:00pm at Fleet Feet Sports - Tucson (map)

  • Fleet Feet is located at 7301 E Tanque Verde Road, Tucson, AZ 85715

Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Brandi Fenton (race site) beginning at 7:00am.


Event schedule 

    October 9 2:00 PM - Packet Pick-up at Fleet Feet Sports from 2-5pm
    October 10 7:00 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens
    October 10 8:00 AM - 10K Run Begins
    October 10 8:15 AM - 5K Run Begins
    October 10 8:25 AM - 1 Mile Fun Walk
    October 10 9:00 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx)

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