5th Annual Running for the Bulls

8866 W. Thunderbird Road
Peoria, AZ 85381

Running > 10k

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Event Description

Bring out your four legged friend as this race truly is "for the

dogs". This year's event will feature a 10k,

4 Mile and 1.7 Mile

distances and will take place at Rio Vista Park to benefit

AZK9 (Lost Paws).

This event is completely dog friendly, complete with

doggy pools at each aid station!

Mail-in Registration Form and Virtual Run Information

To register by mail please complete and return our Mail-in Registration Form!

Can't make it to this year's event but still want to participate? We are excited to announce our Running For the Bulls Virtual Race. 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 cotton t-shirt.  All you have to do is register above and we will mail you your gear after the event!  Please note your shirt and medal will be mailed after the completion of the event on October 1, 2017.


All Participants Receive:

  • Custom Event medal

  • Custom Event Cotton T-Shirt

  • Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups (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) (Race day participants only)

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

  • Course set/marked by StartLine Racing to maximize your experience!

Event details and schedule

10K Course Map

4 Mile Course Map

1.7 Mile Fun Run Course Map

Race Day Information

  • Race Day Registration will be available beginning at 7:00am at Rio Vista Park (map).

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

  • Cost of registration on race day will be:

    • 10K - $50

    • 4 Mile - $40

    • 1.7 Mile - $25

  • We welcome wheelchairs, strollers, wagons and leashed pets!

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

  • The course will take you through dedicated running trails (all asphalt and concrete) of the New River Trail System, starting and ending at Rio Vista Park in Peoria - meaning no need for transportation before or after the race just to get back to your car!  Please note - this is an open use trail system and does not close for our event.


Packet Pick-up Opportunities

  • Saturday September 30, 2017 from 2:00 - 5:00pm at TBD.

  • Sunday October 1 2017 at Rio Vista Park (race location) beginning at 7:00am.



Event Schedule

  • September 30 02:00 PM - Packet Pick-up at TBD from 2-5pm

  • October 1 07:00 AM - Race Day Packet Pick-up and Registration Opens

  • October 1 08:00 AM - 10K Run Begins

  • October 1 08:15 AM - 4 Mile Run Begins

  • October 1 08:20 AM - 1.7 Mile Fun Run Begins

  • October 1 09:30 AM - Award Ceremony Begins (approx)



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