September 14, 2013 Register Now

Time to strap on those running shoes and participate in a great event with an even greater cause. The Salute Our Troops Run features a scenic 10k run, 5k run/walk, and family fun run around the beautiful lakes in the community of Estrella surrounded by the Sierra Estrella Mountains. Stick around for the family-friendly festival and special military ceremony for all those who have served our country proudly.

Race Beneficiary

Salute Our Troops Run benefits Military Assistance Mission (MAM), a local Arizona non-profit providing financial and morale aid to our current active duty military, their families and wounded warriors regardless of oversee deployment status.

Registration Information

10k Early Bird (through 10/1/13) - $35
5k Early Bird (through 10/1/13) - $25

10k Regular Registration (10/2/13 - 11/1/13) - $40
5k Regular Registration (10/2/13 - 11/1/13) - $30

10k Late Registration (11/2/13 - Race day) - $45
5k Late Registration (11/2/13 - Race day) - $35

Family Fun Run - $15

*Online Registration closes at midnight on November 8th

Registration includes official dri-fit running shirt (10k & 5k participants only), commemorative Salute Our Troops Run wristband, and commemorative drawstring bag. Option to puchase shirts will be available.

Active and retired military members enter code "MILITARY" to receive 20% off registration.

Timing & Awards

Racetimers will be timing the 10K run and 5K run/walk.

Special awards will be given to the overall male and female winners of the 10K and 5Kraces, as well as the top three finishers in each age category:
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, and 75 & over. Awards for top finishers will be announced following the military ceremony.

Packet Pick-Up

Thursday (11/7) - 3pm-7pm at American Sports Centers, 755 N 114th Ave, Avondale AZ 85323
Friday (11/8) - 3pm-7pm at Starpoint Residence Club, 17665 W Elliot Road Goodyear, AZ 85338


Parking will be available in the open parking field adjacent to the Estrella Information Center.


Festival activities include a vendor expo, jump castles, kids craft area, music, special guest appearances of your favorite professional sports team mascots, military honor wall and much more!