Summer Track and Field and Road Races in June and July
The City of Tucson Parks and Recreation department will be hosting the annual Summer Track and Field and Road Races every Tuesday and Thursday in June and July.
Track and Field is every Tuesday, June 4-July 23, at Drachman Stadium, 501 S. Plumer Ave. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m., and the meet begins promptly at 6:00 p.m. Events will include: long jump, turbo javelin (18 and under), shot put (ages 12 and over), 100, 200 and 400 meter dashes, 800, 1600, 3200 meter runs, 4 x 100 relay, and 4 x 400 relay.
Road Races will be every Thursday, June 6 - July 25, at various locations. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m., with races starting at 6:00 p.m. Events will include: 1-mile predict, 2K and 5K.
The costs for these events are $3 for youth 17 and under and $4 for adults. Ribbons will be given to the top finishers at each track and field meet and Road Races. More information can be found on the City of Tucson Parks and Recreation sports webpage or call the Sports Unit at 520-791-4870.