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Arizona Distance Classic

AZ Distance Classic

The Arizona Distance Classic, described as the most scenic Arizona race event of the year, takes place in Oro Valley, March 10, 2019. 

The breathtaking course is open and fully supported for 4 hours. Plentiful aid stations and cheer groups line the course through the foothills of the stunning Santa Catalina mountains. At the finish line celebration, every participant receives the ultimate huge finisher’s medal and bountiful post race refreshments.

Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 7:00am (ended)

All events will start at Ventana Medical Systems Inc. (1910 Innovation Park Drive)

With different event options, there is something for everyone!

6:55 a.m. - Half Marathon Wheelchair

7:00 a.m. - Arizona Distance Classic Half Marathon (13.1 Miles)

                - Arizona Distance Classic Quarter Marathon (6.55 miles)

7:15 a.m. - 5K Run/Walk

Walkers welcome: The half marathon course will remain open for four (4) hours, thus the course will close on a continuous pace of 18:19 per mile. Anyone who cannot maintain the 18:19-minute-per-mile pace must move to the sidewalks as the course closes to allow regular vehicular traffic through.

Visit for more details

1910 E. Innovation Park Drive
Oro Valley, AZ 85755