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Ready to beat the summer heat and compete in some fun night races? We have a great deal for you with our Night Fury Series, starting on May 25th!

These are live 5K night races at the Mesa Riverview Park that benefit the Operation Enduring Gratitude Foundation and we appreciate your support!

The race series will feature 3 collectable dragon medals that Glow in the Dark! That’s right, you asked for dragon medals, so we made them just for you! We guarantee that you will fall in love with these!

Each race will be on a Friday for the following dates; 5/25, 6/29 and 7/27at 8 pm. You will experience a small town feel at our professionally run events, with just enough competition to make it fun and exciting! Running lamps are optional as the course is well-lit, but glow sticks and party lights are encouraged, to make it more fun!

Check in for the third race starts at 6:30 pm on Friday, July 27th at the Mesa Riverview Park, near the Rio Salado Bike Pathway entrance. The park is located at 2100 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Mesa, AZ 85201.

To locate the course and check in, follow the GPS map links posted below. When you arrive, find a parking spot on the North end of the lot, near the freeway underpass tunnel and walk through it to reach the race event area.

Google GPS Map for Android users: https://goo.gl/Rv45BG

Apple GPS Map for iPhone users: https://goo.gl/soaecQ

The race is scheduled to start at 8:00 pm, so please arrive early! Water and popsicles are provided, and your finisher medal and age group awards will be awarded after the run.

The race is chip timed and 1st, 2nd and 3rd place is awarded in each group. We use the following groups for both men and women: 09 & Under, 10-12, 13-17, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & Over.

 
Registration includes a custom glow in the dark finishers medal, lapel pin, Race bib, wristband and of course… Popsicles!

Our best deal… Buy the entire series of 3 races now for $75! (The first 2 races will be done virtually)

Otherwise, each race will cost up to $28, if purchased on race day.

(Prices do increase as the races draw closer, so please sign up early!)

REGISTRATION CLOSES THE NIGHT BEFORE THE ACTUAL RACE!

 

On Your Own (Virtual) Race option: Can’t make the date? Choose your own day/time to Run Your Race and earn your medal, simply report your time. Money still goes to charity and you get your cool medal to motivate you!

We also offer high quality tech shirts on our web site, so you may show your support proudly. Please visit http://store.runyourraceaz.com/ to see the available styles.

Event Contact: Shawn@RunYourRaceAZ.com or call (602) 722-6503

Event details and schedule

Check in begins at 6:30 pm at the Mesa Riverview Park. There is no pre-race packet pickup. Running lamps are optional as the course is well-lit, but glow sticks and party lights are encouraged to make it more fun! Plan to stick around and we will end the event before 10pm.

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