Frequently Asked Questions

We hope we have answered all your questions, feel free to reach out to us for any other questions or concerns.

Yes, strollers are allowed. We ask that all participants who bring strollers stay to the right throughout the whole race.

Unfortunately, dogs are not allowed at this event. We want to make sure we keep the runway clean throughout the whole race.

All participant entries are non-transferable and there are no refunds. We understand should something come up and we will work with individuals on a case by case basis with permission from the Race Director. You may not transfer or sell your race number to another person.
Rain or shine, Run The Runway will go on!
With a focus on Title 1, low-income schools, Playworks is the leading nonprofit in Arizona utilizing children’s innate love of play to instill social and emotional learning skills that they will need now and into the future. Through partnership with schools and innovative programming, Playworks positively alters the recess climate, reduces bullying and disciplinary incidences, and empowers students to realize their full potential. Playworks brings out the best in every kid!

We love our volunteers! Please contact us and we will get you a job.

Kids 4 and under are free (no shirts or timing will be given), you may always pay for a child at any age to receive the Run the Runway Swag!
Yes, each event will encounter at least two stations along the route.

Yes, since the race is run on a working runway, we are required by the FAA to vacate the runway by 9:45 am at the absolute latest. If you are running the 5K your pace should be 38 minutes per mile or less, and for the 10K your pace should be 19 minutes or less.

We will do everything in our power to ensure our day-of registrants get a shirt in their desired size, but we cannot guarantee it.

Run, Give Back, Have an Unforgettable Day!

Prepare for take-off and “fly” down the runway of the Scottsdale Airport! Join us on April 6 for this one-of-a-kind run, benefiting Playworks Arizona and our mission to ensure safe and inclusive play for 55,000 students every day!

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