This scenic course and the post-race festivities truly embrace the spirit of the old Southwest, making the 50th Saguaro National Park Labor Day Run a regional favorite.
The rolling 8-mile course loops through the beautiful cactus forest in the foothills of the scenic Rincon Mountains at Saguaro National Park East. Race morning promises to be hot so bring water and sunscreen.
Age Group Awards from Running Shop, top three in 5-year categories in 8-miler. Chip-Timing, with start/finish line chip timing by Roadrunner Race Timing
Technical running shirt with unique race artwork
50th Anniversary Commemorative Medallion to all finishers
Water at 2, 4, 6, and 7 mile marks
PRIZE MONEY AND AWARDS
The 8 Miler is part of SAR's Running Shop Desert Grand Prix.
* Unofficial training runs at Saguaro, every Sunday morning in August, at 6:00 am. All ages and abilities welcome—just come and run or walk on your own! Bring your own water, car-pool if you can, park legally, and bring the Park fee!
Event details and schedule
5-6 Packet pick-up