Battle of the Branches 5K Run/Walk

Sun October 3, 2021 Phoenix, AZ 85012 US Directions


5K Run/Walk

8:00AM MST - 11:00AM MST
Open to ages 13 - 99.

5K Virtual Run/Walk

Open to ages 13 - 99.

Youth 5K/Walk

8:00AM MST - 11:00AM MST
Open to ages 12 and under.


Steele Indian School Park
300 E Indian School Rd.,
Phoenix, AZ US 85012


Battle of the Branches 5 K – United in the Fight Against Veteran Suicide

A friendly competition between all branches of the military, to raise money and awareness in the fight against Veteran Suicide. One Branch wins the title for the most registered participants, but all who support the event, are winners.

Exercise is not required to show support. Simply register to support a favorite branch of service; honor a family member, neighbor, or co-worker. If you are not available to attend in person, you can still register and show your support or participate virtually. Any and all donations are also welcome and appreciated.

Race Day Schedule

  • 6:00 am Park opens
  • 8:00 am Check-in/ Race day registration opens
  • 9:00 am Race starts

Participant Swag

  • 60/40 Cotton – Poly T-shirt for first 200 registered participants
  • Cinch sacks will be available at the event to for participants to pick-up and use for any available swag provided or vendor purchases.


Top 3 overall male and female 
1st place male/female 19 and under 
1st place male/female 20 to 39
1st place male/female 40 to 59 
1st place male/female 60 and over 

Additional Information

Various vendors will be selling merchandise, along with exhibitors and food truck(s)


If you are feeling sick please stay home and you can participate virtually.


Race Contact Info

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