Dec 17, 2022 at 6:00 PM

Thrasher Night Runs

37019 N Lava Ln

Cave Creek AZ, 85331


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Entry Fee $31.89
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Entry Fee 2 $63.78
(Highest or Late Registration)

Prize Money: no


  • 5K
  • 33K, 22K, 11K

Type: Trail

Participant Limit: 300

Starting Elevation: 1700

High Point: 2500

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 100%

First Year of the Event: 2014

Men's Record: 53:24 Mitchell Collins (11K, 2016)

Masters Men Record: 57:53 Gil Valdez (11K, 2016)

Women's Record: 1:07:48 Courtney Knapp (11K, 2016)

Masters Women Record: 1:16:19 Maryanne Stich (11K, 2016)


Thriller is the seventh race in the Insomniac Night Trail Run & Relay Series. This race will be held on the same day as the Cave Creek Thriller Trail runs, part of the Desert Runner Trail Series. The 10 kilometer loop features the Slate, Quartz, Go John and Overton Trails. The 30K runners will complete 3 loops, passing through the start/finish line after each lap! The course features two climbs per loop (Quartz & Go John).


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Past Event Dates

Held on Dec 17, 2022

Held on Dec 18, 2021

Held on Dec 19, 2020

Held on Oct 12, 2019

Held on Oct 13, 2018

Held on Oct 14, 2017

Held on Oct 15, 2016

Held on Oct 17, 2015

Held on Oct 18, 2014

Event Results

View 2016 Results

View 2015 Results

View 2014 Results