Run the Runway at Scottsdale Airport April 7

Get ready to take off at this year's Run the Runway race! 

This year marks the 6th Annual Run the Runway featuring a 5K, 10K and kid's dash.  Grab your friends/family and your sneakers to join us for a one-of-a-kind morning run to benefit Playworks Arizonalinks to external site and help end schoolyard bullying. 

Run the Runway start lineParticipants will actually get to run on the actual runway! After the race, prepare for landing into the post-race festival. Create memories at our Run The Runway photo booth, collect samples and goodies from top-notch vendors, dance like no one is watching with the Be Kind Dance Crew and sneak a selfie with the Arizona sports team mascots! 


Also, SafeLaunchlinks to external site and Signature Flight Support are excited to bring "DJ" the all-white Cessna 182 to the Run the Runway event. Youth 5-18 are invited to attend the vendor fair and paint their dreams for a healthy life on the plane. Visit the booth to win prizes, Signature Flight Support Scottsdale is donating fabulous local raffle prizes when parents sign the Parent Pledge. 

Online registration for the race closes on April 5, 2018. 

Get more information on the Run the Runway websitelinks to external site






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