Runner Perks

Runners for both events will receive:

  • High Quality Long Sleeve Quarter Zip
  • Finisher Medal
  • Timing Tag
  • Drink ticket and food for after party

Stay for the Party

Come join us for a great run and stay for Brunch! The finish line party will feature Beer, Mimosas, your favorite brunch foods and music. 

Need more Cool Gear?

We have lots of great Scottsdale Half Merchandise for sale online here and onsite on race day! 


The best place to park is in the multi level garage located south of Indian School rd on Drinkwater blvd.  It's then just a short walk to the venue to the east.


Have your friends stay updated on your progress as they receive live status updates from the course. You can also enter your facebook information and your splits and final time will be posted live there also.

Chronotrack Runner Tracking


The top three Half Marathon and 5K finishers in each of the following categories will receive awards: 11 & under, 12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79,80-84, 85+,  Top three Male and Female finishers in the Half Marathon will also receive cash prizes.


Each participant will be provided a bag at packet pickup. Clothing Check tent will be available at the start line and near the finish.  All bags will be available for pick up at the Finish area location.

Timing Instructions

You must wear your "B-Tag" correctly in order to be timed. It must be clearly visible on the front of the torso. Please review these instructions.


Both courses are flat and fast loops touring scenic Scottsdale and Gainey Ranch. Both courses are USATF certified. Aid at start/finish, 2.5, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11 & 12 miles.   Click here for a course map


Scottsdale Civic Center Plaza
75th St and Main St
Scottsdale, AZ

Looking to Volunteer?

We need your help! Sign up here to volunteer for the race and bring family and friends!

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Schedule of Events

Registration and Pick up Opens, 6AM

Race Day Expo Opens, 6AM

Half Marathon Run, 7:30 AM

5K Run/walk, 7:45 AM

Post Race Party, 8:00AM


Packet Pick Up and Registration

Packets will be available for pick up at the Runner's Den, 6505 N 16th, Phoenix, 85016:

Friday December 8th - 10am until 6pm

Saturday December 9th - 10am until 5pm

Or Race Day:

Scottsdale Civic Center, 75th St & Main - Starting at 6:00am

You are welcome to pick up for family and friends

Registration Refunds

We do not offer Refunds directly.  

Good news! Through our Registration partner we offer the optional Registration Refund Plan administered by Stonebridge Benefit Services, Inc., a Transamerica Company.

If you choose the Registration Refund option at time of registration, you could receive a full refund of the registration fees you paid if you are unable to participate due to the following reason:

  • Personal injury or unforeseen illness
  • Family member injury or illness
  • Involuntary job loss
  • Loss of Life
  • Unexpected covered travel delays
  • Pregnancy
  • Childbirth or adoption
  • Family member childbirth
  • Active military duty or deployment
  • Permanent job relocation

Please note: A Qualified Medical Practitioner must certify illness, injury or pregnancy refund requests.

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