We invite you to join us in what is one of the most scenic celebrations of the active healthy lifestyle in the west. Join us in gorgeous Oro Valley, Arizona (just minutes from Tucson) for the eleventh annual Arizona Distance Classic Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, 5K, and Super Mile, Presented by Northwest Medical Center.
The Arizona Distance Classic will be a celebration of athletes, young and old, fast and slow. Everyone gets a warrior's send off at the start and a hero's welcome at the finish line.
To ensure a safe course and a great post race party, the half marathon field will be limited to the first 3,000 registrations.
Price includes: Official Event Technical Shirt (Sizing Chart), Aid stations along the Course and at the Finish, and an Ultimate Finisher's Medal!
*Online Registration Closes on March 19th. On-Site Registration begins Friday, March 20th at Packet Pick-Up.
M3S Sports has a No refund policy and doesn't allow for the transferring of your bib to another individual. These policies apply for all requests made due to injury, date conflicts, surgery, and pregnancy and work commitments.
However, as a customer service to our participants M3S Sports WILL offer a 50% discount into the 2016 running of The Arizona Distance Classic Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, or 5K for cancellations made by Sunday March 15, 2015.
Upon canceling you will be emailed a code that can be entered when registering for the 2016 running of The Arizona Distance Classic Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, or 5K.
You will need your confirmation code that was emailed to you when you registered or you can login to your account on the top right with your email and the password you created. CLICK HERE to cancel your registration.
M3S Sports allows you to change your distance up to 3 days before the event as long as the distance you are moving to is not sold out. Any requests to change distance inside of the 3 days must be made during packet pickup at All About Running and Walking.
You will NOT get a refund if the price of the new registration type is less than that of your current registration type. You will be responsible to pay additional fees if the price of the new type, at its current rate, is more than your current registration type.
You will need your confirmation code that was emailed to you when you registered or you can login to your account on the top right with your email and the password you created. CLICK HERE to change your distance.
There is NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION.
There are NO PARTIAL DISCOUNT CODES for cancellations made within 6 days of the event.
Price includes: Official Event Technical Shirt, Aid stations along the Course, Food and drink at the Finish and an Event Specific Finisher's Medal.
Please email if you have any questions.
Are you celebrating a special occasion?
The Event is again providing a unique opportunity to upgrade your registration and get the total VIP experience!
The VIP upgrade package is only $75 and limited to the first 250 runners.
If you would like to purchase an additional VIP Official Half Zip/Jacket please send an email to .
Race Packets and technical shirts can be picked up at ALL ABOUT RUNNING AND WALKING in Oro Valley on Friday March 20th, 2015 and Saturday March 21st, 2015. Hours: 10:00am–5:00pm on Friday; 8:00am–5:00pm on Saturday.
We STRONGLY recommend getting your race packet on Friday or Saturday. If you cannot, there will be limited packet pickup on race morning from 5:00am–6:00am at Ventana Medical Systems (at the event Start/Finish site).
Or, you may pick up someone else's. PLEASE bring a note authorizing us to release the bib and chip to someone other than the registrant.
In person registration for both events will also be taking place at Packet Pickup.