Get your heart pumping during one of five running races. Choose between the 50K, 100K, 100-mile, and six-hour evening fun run (the truly brave can register for as many as they like). Not enough of a challenge? Sign up for the 24-hour expedition: Flying solo or with a relay team, you have 24 hours to run as many laps as you can on a 7.14-mile, mixed-terrain course.
Mix up your traditional fall pumpkin picking expedition with this unique 2-mile race. Participants must haul their pumpkins through woods, over hay bales, and across creeks— all without smashing their hefty orange cargo. Partial proceeds benefit the Children's Hospital Colorado. Sat 8 am.-noon.
Need some motivation as you run? Rock, punk, jazz, and other live music performances entertain and encourage runners at each mile marker of this 26.2-mile dash through downtown Denver. For a shorter race, opt for the half marathon, 3.7-mile "mini marathon," or 22-mile non-timed bike tour. Sun 6:45 a.m.- 2 p.m.
What better way to reward yourself after a brisk fall race than with a steaming cup of hot chocolate?The 5K or 15K race starts in Civic Center Park, zigzags through the streets of downtown Denver, and finishes back at the park. Go the extra mile and sign up to fund-raise for the race's charity of choice: the Ronald McDonald House. Sun 7 a.m.
Nearly one in seven women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during her lifetime. Help raise awareness and funds for breast cancer screening and treatment during this annual run. Proceeds benefit the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Denver Metropolitan. Sun 6-10:15 a.m.
Twice around Johnson Reservoir is all it takes to help raise awareness about Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP). Walk or jog the 5K course to raise money for fully-trained seizure-response dogs that could help save a child's life. Sun 7:30 a.m.
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