The Mountain to Fountain 15K/5K/3K is a premier race in Fountain Hills, AZ with a strong elite field, and “win your weight in beer” team competition.
The 15K is a point to point route, all participants will start at the McDowell Mountain Regional park and run across the beautiful city of Fountain Hills and finish in front of the iconic Fountain Hills water Fountain.
The 5K and 3K will start on the corner of Saguaro Blvd and N Panorama Dr and will run around the fountain.
15K Packet Pickup
15K Must pick up their bibs at 13226 N La Montana Dr, Fountain Hills, AZ 85268
Starting at 5:30 am
First bus leaves at 6:00 am
Last bus at 7:15 am
5K and 3K Packet Pickup
Packet pickup for the 5K and 3K will be held at the finish line.
Starting at 6:00 am
Race starts at 7:30 am at the corner or Saguaro and N. Panorama Dr.
5:30 am Packet Pickup Begins (16832 E Ave of the Fountains, Fountain Hills, AZ 85268)
6:00 am Buses begin transporting runners to the 15K start line.
7:15 am Last bus leaves for the 15K start.
7:30 am 5K & 3K race start.
8:00 am 15K race start.
8:30 am Community Race starts.
9:00 am 3K Awards ceremony
9:15 am 5K Awards ceremony
10:00 am 15K Course closes to runners
10:05 am 15K Awards ceremony
10:05 am Beer serving closes
10:30 am Team Awards
Registered participants will get the following items
“Enter a team of 4 and win one scoring runners weight in BEER”
We have added several new team categories to heighten the excitement.
Divisions for 2019
Open Male, Open Female, Master Male, Master Female, Mixed Open, Mixed Master, Mixed Public Service.
We are proud to add the new team – Public Service. We want to reward our fire fighters, police, medical, and teachers to join our event and compete against their own group of runners. We will also select at least one random team to win their weight in beer! You don’t need to be a winner, you’re already a WINNER!. Enter the BIGGEST TEAM ( number of runners) and each athlete will receive a special gift for each registered runner in the 15k event.
All teams must have 4 or more runners. At least 4 members must finish the 15k course within the 2-hour time limit to be eligible. Each team must stay within the age guideline’s (minimum age is 12 years old). Females may enter a male team, however, no males are allowed on a female team. One member of the scoring team is allowed on our “Beer Scale” to win that person’s weight in Beer.
Open Male teams - Ages 12 and up. All males
Open Female teams - Ages 12 and up. All females
Master Male - 40 and up. All males
Master Female - 40 and up. All females
Mixed Open - Ages 12 and up. At least 2 males and 2 females
Mixed Master - 40 and up. At least 2 males and 2 females
Mixed Public Service - All members of the team must be employed in their field.