Quick Facts

Date: Saturday, December 10, 2022

Start Time: 7:00 AM, Mountain Standard Time

Packet Pickup: 
Thursday, December 8 | 11:00am-5:00pm | Aravaipa Running, 2401 S. 24th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85034
Friday, December 9 | 11:00am-7:00pm | El Conquistador Tucson, 10000 North Oracle Road, Tucson, AZ 85704

Event Brief: 
The Tucson Marathon Relay is a four person relay that splits up the Tucson Marathon course into four segments. The first leg is 5.9 miles from the start to the first exchange point near the Circle K at American Ave & Rockliffe Blvd in Oracle. The second leg is 7.2 miles with the second exchange point on Biosphere Road near the half marathon start. Leg three is 5.8 miles with an exchange at Oracle Jnt across from Lupe's Restaurant on Highway 77. The final leg is 7.3 miles to the finish line.

Shuttle Bus:
Option A (For those not staying at Host Hotel) | Park at Oracle School District - 2618 W. El Paseo, Oracle, AZ 85623 | Shuttle buses depart from 5:00am-6:15am
Option B (For those staying at Host Hotel under race booking code) | El Conquistador Tucson - 10000 North Oracle Road, Tucson, AZ 85704 | Shuttle buses depart from 5:00am-5:30am

Cutoff Time:
7.5 Hours | The marathon course officially closes by 2:30pm. Cut off times will be enforced along the course.

Certified Course:
The course is USATF Certified (#AZ16022JOE) & is a Boston Marathon Qualifier.

Race Details


Registration is open and available online through RaceRoster until December 2 at 11:59pm. Pricing does not include applicable taxes & credit card processing fees.


PRicing information

March 25 - April 30
May 1 - June 30
July 1 - August 31
September 1 - November 18
November 19 - December 2

Course Map




Aid Stations

Aid Stations, with water and Gatorade will be placed at the following locations along the course: Start, 2.4mi, 3.9mi, 5.8mi, 7.4mi, 10.3 mi, 11.6mi, 12.9mi, 15.0mi, 16.7mi, 18.9mi, 19.9 mi, 21.0mi, 21.9mi, 22.9mi, 24.0mi, 25.1mi, Finish Line. Gatorade’s Endurance Formula  is the official on-course sports drink of the Tucson Marathon, Half Marathon, 50K and Marathon Relay.


Looking to track a runner on race day? Stay tuned for a link to register for this service, which is provided by Chronotrack. Spectators will also be able to download the Athlinks app and then, by viewing a participants "results", will have the option to see which  splits a runner is between on the course map.

Important Notes

For the safety of all involved, parking and drop offs are not allowed at the starting line. All competitors must stay inside the safety cones at all times. Anyone who runs outside of the cones will be disqualified. Baby Joggers/Strollers are NOT allowed on the course at any time.  No exceptions will be made.


All finishers will receive a commemorative medal after crossing the finish line. Overall top male and female winners for the Full Marathon race will be based on the official race chip time. Awards will be given to the top overall male and female masters winners in the Full Marathon race, based on chip time.  Masters winners are not eligible for age group awards.

Age group awards are provided to the top three male and female runners in the Full Marathon in the following age brackets: Under 19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75-79; 80+Awards need to be picked up on-site (Full Marathon after 11am). Be sure to check the Results Kiosk before leaving the finish line area.

RULES: The top three overall race winners, and masters winners, will receive their overall place award and forfeit any age-group award. Top three overall winners are not eligible for masters awards; the masters awards will go to the next eligible finisher.

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