Enjoy the cooler running weather and get back in shape at the Pecan Classic 15K/5K in Sahuarita, AZ on November 8!
The race route will travel a scenic course in the orchards south of Sahuarita Road. Glide over dirt roads and trails through the pecan orchards and see the farm as you run through the trees in all their autumnal splendor. The Pecan Classic 15k features prize money and unique awards to the first place man and woman. The top three men and top three women will receive gift baskets from the Pecan Store. There will also be awards for the top three finishers in each division for both the 15k and 5k.
All race participants in the Pecan Classic will receive a cotton t-shirt (guaranteed to all who pre-register from 10/27/2014 thru 11/2/2014) and a ribbon.
Stay afterward for the Sahuarita Pecan Festival, 9:00am to 5:00pm. The Festival will celebrate the culture, cuisine, and music of the Santa Cruz Valley. Designed to be fun for all ages, you will enjoy live entertainment and family-friendly activities, including real harvest demonstrations, hayrides, and games. A variety of regional food and pecan-related dishes will be showcased, along with a local arts and crafts market.
- LOCATION: Green Valley Pecan Company, 1625 E Sahuarita Road, Sahuarita
- DATE: Saturday, November 8, 2014
- TIME: 8:00am start
- COST: Pecan Classic 15k & 5k – $40; Nut Run – $15 12 & under, $20 13 & over
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One lucky TucsonTopian (that’s you!) will receive 2 registrations to the Pecan Classic 15K or 5K (distance of your choice) on Saturday, November 8.
Enter your e-mail below for a chance to win. The deadline is Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 11:59pm.
***The winner is Sherry P. Congratulations!***