Race Information

  • Name
    Phoenix Run Run Rudolph Half Marathon
  • City
    Peoria, AZ
    Maricopa County
  • Events
    13.1M run
    6.5M run
    5K run
    kids run
  • Event Categories
  • Race Date
    Dec 6, 2020 Sunday Past Date
  • Primary Link
  • Extended Listing Information
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    organized byStartline Racing
  • Details from event's Active.com listing:

    Join us as we get Rudolph and the rest of the reindeer ready for delivery day! The Phoenix Run Run Rudolph Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, 5K Run, and Reindeer Dash will take place on Sunday, December 6, 2020 at Rio Vista Park. Runners will follow the dedicated running trails of the New River Trail System.


    Up for a challenge?  Register for our Run Run Rudolph event and 


    Here Comes Santa 5K and complete the Frosty Double!


    All who finish this challenge will receive a unique


    medal to show off to your friends!


    Read more below!


    This event is limited to 600 participants due to COVID-19.

    Virtual Run Details

    Of course we want you to participate in the Run Run Rudolph Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon and 5K event locally but we know 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 way to take part in this event no matter where you are.  And of course, all prices include shipping!  Please note that all virtual packets will be mailed following the event on December 6th

    What You Get!!

    • Custom Event Medal for all participants
    • Custom Event Dri-Fit Tech Long Sleeve or Short Sleeve Shirt for all participants
    • Age Group Awards for Top Three in all Age Groups (Race Day Participants Only)
    • Pre- and Post-Race "Runner's Brunch" (granola bars, fruit, water, Gatorade, etc)
    • Real Time Results and Photos on our Website or Mobile App (on Apple and Google)
    • Owned and operated by StartLine Racing!



    Charitable Partner

    Proceeds from this event benefit Ryan House


    Focusing on quality of life and continuity of care, their care team combines compassion with state-of-the-art care to guide your child through their unique life-limiting or end-of-life journey while providing your whole family with peace, comfort, and support.


    Our Mission
    With our world-class care and programs, we embrace all children and their families as they navigate life-limiting or end-of-life journeys through:
    Palliative and respite care that addresses the emotional, spiritual, and social needs of the family
    Continuity of care from diagnosis to end-of-life
    Expert care provided by our prestigious care partners and highly-trained staff
    A loving community that offers ongoing support and compassion



    COVID-19 Policies 




    Due to COVID-19 there will be changes in place to keep everyone safe.


    1. There will be staggered starts with assigned start times. Participants will not be allowed in the event area until their assigned start time. Time slots will start at 7:30am and go every 10 minutes until 10am. There will be a max of 40 people allowed to sign up for each time slot.
    2. There will be no water or Gatorade coolers out on the course or in the event area. We will only supply bottled water on the course. The event area will have bottled water and pre-packaged food.
    3. All StartLine staff will have masks and gloves
    4. Participants will be required to wear a mask in the event area but not out on the course.
    5. There will be no awards ceremony. Age group awards will be mailed out following the race.


    If, for some reason, we are forced to cancel this event, all registered participants will be given the following options:


    • Transfer to 2021 event
    • Transfer to virtual event
    • Transfer to another StartLine Racing owned event.
    • Full Refund


    If you have any questions in regards to this policy please email us at info@startlineracing.com


    Event details and schedule

    Event Schedule

    • December 4 3:00 PM - Packet Pick-Up at Road Runner Sports from 3-6pm

    • December 6 7:50 AM - Half Marathon Staggered Start Begins

    • December 6 8:20 AM - Reindeer Dash Staggered Start Begins

    • December 6 8:40 AM - Quarter Marathon Staggered Start Begins

    • December 6 9:10 AM - 5K Staggered Start Begins


    The Frosty Double!



    Want to challenge yourself during December?  Want more bling for your wall?  


    Register for the Here Comes Santa 5K on December 12th and any Run Run Rudolph event location (Phoenix or Tucson) and earn the Frosty Double medal! This challenge is open to anyone and everyone including virtual participants and includes all distances at the Run Run Rudolph event. Those who complete the challenge will receive their medal on either December 12th at Here Comes Santa in Scottsdale or December 13th at Run Run Rudolph in Tucson and our virtual participants will receive their medal in the mail. No sign up required. We will keep track of registrations.


    Medal design below!


    Race Information

    All participants will be chip timed by StartLine Racing.  Age group awards will be issued to the top three participants in all age groups in the half marathon, quarter and 5K distances (5 year age increments will be used).

    Stroller and leashed pet friendly

    Reindeer dash will be an untimed half mile run.  All Reindeer Dash participants will receive a medal, and tech shirt.

    Half Marathon Course Map

    Quarter Marathon Course Map

    5K Course Map

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Listing Status

  • Added to our Directory
    Aug 31, 2014
  • Last Updated in our Directory
    Feb 9, 2020
  • Last checked by a snack-eating human.
    today at 12:31 AM
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