Steps for Vets 10K / 5K / 1 Mile

9833 N 25th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85021

Running > 10k, 5k

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Event Description

Join the U.S.VETS Phoenix team as we host our second annual STEPS FOR VETS a 10K/5K/1Mile run/walk on Saturday, May 13th, 2017 at Arizona Falls.

Whether you are a competitive runner looking for a new PR on this fast, flat course, or you are ready to run your first 5K, or just looking for a fun, family activity on a beautiful Saturday morning, all ages and ability levels are welcome!

Come out and support our local veteran community as we raise awareness and funds to support our mission of the successful transition of military veterans and their families through the provision of housing, counseling, career development and comprehensive support.

Mail-in Registration Form

To register by mail please complete and return our Mail-in Registration Form!  Please make checks payable to StartLine Racing.


Virtual Run Details

Of course we want you to participate in the Steps for Vets event locally but we understand things come up.  So, if you can't join us on race day and still want to run, get the medal and shirt then you still can!  Here is your chance to take part in this event no matter where you are!  And of course, all prices include shipping!  Please note that all items will ship following the event on May 13th.


What You Get!

  • Custom Event Medal for all participants


  • Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech T-Shirt for all participants


  • Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups for the 10K and 5K participants only (Race Day Participants Only).  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" (bagels, fruit, water, Gatorade, etc)

  • Real Time Results and Photos on our Website or Mobile App (on Apple and Google)

  • Course set/marked by a professional race management team to maximize your experience!


Event details and schedule

10K Course Map

5K Course Map


Race Day Information

  • Race Day Registration will be available beginning at 6:00am.
  • Race Day fees will be $50 for the 10K, $45 for the 5K and $30 for the 1 Mile

    • We accept cash, check, and credit cards (Visa or Master Card) on race day

  • Stroller and leashed pet friendly event!


Packet Pick-Up Opportunities

  • Packet Pick-up is available on Friday, May 12th from 4-7pm at TBD

  • Race Day Packet Pick-Up will be available beginning at 6:00am at Rose Mofford Sports Complex (race location).


Event Schedule

  • May 12 04:00 PM - Packet Pick-Up at Road Runner Sports Scottsdale

  • May 13 06:00 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens

  • May 13 07:00 AM - 10K Begins

  • May 13 07:15 AM - 5K Begins

  • May 13 07:25 AM - 1 Mile Begins

  • May 13 08:15 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx)


Event Location & Accomodations

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