Coffee Lovers Run 5k, 10k, & 13.1 Phoenix

Saturday, September 2, 2023 Phoenix, AZ

Banner of the COFFEE LOVERS RUN 5k, 10k, & 13.1 in Phoenix, AZ

Different than most in that it’s a small private run event, Coffee Lovers Run is a community event that brings together coffee lovers alike to enjoy variable race distances of their choosing,  including the 5k, 10k, and half marathon. 

Taking all participants through a beautiful running route along Indian Bend Wash Greenbelt, an oasis of parts in Scottsdale traversing an 11-mile stretch of running paths, a scenic golf course, and everything else that can be found in the heart of Scottsdale! 

With the weather in Arizona boasting the capacity to heat up to 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 degrees Celsius) in September, runners are all but guaranteed a gorgeous day for the event.

If you’re a coffee lover of any kind, you’ll love the registration event shirt. As a bonus, the event will also send some complimentary coffee for you to try if you sign up for the “Extras” package! 

As a registrant, you’ll even be sent your own custom coffee mug; how fitting! 

As for the event, it’s a small private community race so cut-offs are generous, start times are rolling, with each start time capped at 15 runners, and for those who can’t make it in person, a virtual option is available for you to participate! 

Race Weather & Climate

Phoenix, Arizona, is located centrally in the state, serving as its capital and largest city. It’s near the Arizona-Mexico border to the south and the nearest major city is Tucson, approximately 115 miles to the southeast.

In early September, Phoenix, Arizona experiences a desert climate characterized by hot and dry conditions. During September, the average high temperature in Phoenix typically reaches around 100°F (38°C), while the average low temperature drops to approximately 75°F (24°C) in Fahrenheit.

September is one of the drier months in Phoenix, with an average rainfall of only about 0.7 inches (1.8 cm). The city’s desert climate means that it receives very little precipitation throughout the year, and September is no exception.

On race day (September 2), the average low is 81ºF and the average high is 97ºF.

Coffee Lovers Run Course Map

See the race route map for the Coffee Lovers Run course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 8:00 AM (PDT).


To reserve your spot in the 2023 Coffee Lovers Run, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

There is a $45.00 + $3.70 SignUp Fee fee for the Virtual Run Registration.

Coffee Lovers Run Race Website

Coffee Lovers Run Website

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