5K Celebration

Confidence through

Each season comes to an end with a celebratory 5K. This closing event gives program participants of all abilities a tangible sense of accomplishment. Crossing the finish line instills confidence through completion and is a joyful moment program participants always remember! Every child in our program receives a commemorative medal to celebrate this incredible achievement.

5K Celebration

Confidence through

5K Event Details

Girls on the Run 5K
April 29, 2023

Wesley Bolin Plaza
1700 W Washington St
Phoenix, AZ 85007


7:15 a.m. - 1-mile
8:00 a.m. - Girls on the Run 5K

Following the 5K, participants and spectators are invited to enjoy the event expo which will include food, music, games and activities.


Public 5K Price
June 1 - November 30 $30
December 1 - January 31 $35
February 1 - March 31 $40
April 1 - 22 $45
April 23 - 29 (event week) $50

Registration for the public 1-mile event is $15 through March and $20 in April until event week when the price will increase to $25.

NOTE: Program participants and coaches have already been registered for the 5K and DO NOT need to register.

Men, women and kids of all ages are welcome at this unique, fun, inspirational event!

The event features:

  • a flat course with cheer zones on wide city streets
  • your choice of super soft tank or crewneck T-shirt
  • colorful 5K medals
  • music, activities, expo, empowerment and FUN!

Volunteers help ensure our end of season 5K celebration is possible. Interested in volunteering at our upcoming 5K event? Registration will open soon.

For safety, no furry friends are allowed on the course or at the event, so please leave all pets at home on 5K day! Pet owners will be asked to remove their pets from the venue if spotted at the event.

Spectators’ and participants’ safety is top priority for race officials and Girls on the Run. This event will take place rain or shine, and every attempt will be made to conduct the event as scheduled.

In the event of inclement weather or any other circumstances which might jeopardize the safety or health of participants, the event committee reserves the right to delay the start of the event. Announcements will be made at the venue updating participants of any delays on race morning and on social media.

If we are forced to completely cancel the event for safety reasons: email notifications will be sent to all participants, coaches will be notified and updates will also be posted on this page. There is no rain date and no refunds.

Awards will be given for the Public 5K event only. Overall awards will be store gift cards from Runner’s Den. A big thanks to them as award sponsors. Additional awards will be distributed to the top three in each age group: 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 & over. Age group and overall awards for the Public 5K will be available for pick up at the Event Day Regostration tent as soon as results are posted. All 5K participants will receive a medal at the finish line, and all 1-mile participants will receive a ribbon.

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