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Slowrunners

Phoenix running group

Welcome to Slowrunners.com! We welcome all new runners, young and old, who are interested in becoming endurance athletes. We can help you train for your 1st or your 50th marathon or half-marathon.  We invite you to join us on training runs each Saturday, year round in the Phoenix area.

Viv birthday run, image by Neal Haddad

The Viv birthday run.


The Light Rail run, let's run to Tempe!

The Light Rail run, let’s run to Tempe!

Meet at Desert Breeze Park for a 5:00 AM run. Access the park from Rural Road and Desert Street. (see image)

Desert Breeze meeting spot

Desert Breeze meeting spot

Desert Breeze 7.4

Desert Breeze 7.4

Meet at the McDonald’s on Chandler Blvd & Desert Foothills Parkway at 5:00 AM. There are 3 loops to choose from. (Note: the 11.1 mile loop can be shortened for those wishing for shorter distance.)

Foothills hill loop 4.3

Foothills hill loop 4.3

Foothills Lakewood 11.1

Foothills Lakewood 11.1

Foothills 3.3

Foothills 3.3

Meet in the parking lot of the Arcadia Plaza Shopping Center (northwest corner of Indian School Rd. and 48th St) @ 5:00 AM for the 7 mile loop and 4:00 AM for a 4 mile loop.

Here are the Run Directions.

Arcadia 7

Arcadia 7

Arcadia 4 mile loop

Arcadia 4 mile loop

Meet at Bagel Nosh for a 5:00 AM 6.8 miler.

Nosh 6.78

Nosh 6.78

Those wanting extra mileage can meet @ 4:00 AM for a 4.4 mile loop, also from the Nosh.

Meet at Einstein’s parking lot, University & Rural @ 5:00 AM for an 8 miler. Distance can be easily modified to lengthen or shorten run. Run Directions here.