5th Annual Conifer Elevation Run/Walk

 Saturday July 29th, 2017

~CONNECTING CONIFER ATHLETICS AND TRAILS~

 

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This Year's Event is Brought to You By: 

Conifer Physical Therapy

(Click on the image to visit Conifer PT Website)


The 5th Annual Conifer Elevation Run/Walk in Conifer, CO is a fundraiser for Conifer Lobos Unified Boosters and the Conifer Community Trails! Race categories include a 10K, 5K and 2 mile Fun Run. There is also an option for those who still want to support but can't be present to be a virtual runner. 

This course celebrates the Conifer Trails. The trail takes you around the scenic Aspen Park neighborhoods of Conifer (average Elevation 8200 feet!) on some paved and dirt roads and trail running for the 10K'ers.

CONIFER IS JUST A SHORT SCENIC DRIVE FROM DENVER!

This event is followed by a two-day event on Sutton Road with music, food and vendors at the 5th Annual Conifer Elevation Celebration.


EVENT FEATURES 

Race Features:

  • Timed 5K and 10K races
  • Family Friendly Fun Run
  • T Shirts, available in Men's, Women's, and Kid's Sizes 
  • Adult and Kids Goodie Bags
  • Virtual Runners: can receive T-Shirts and goodie bags
  • Participants Recive a Free Burritos and Beer (Limited Burrito Supply Available and Must Be 21 to Receive Alcohol)

Post Race Events:

This race will be followed by the Conifer Elevation Celebration, a two-day event providing entertainment by several local bands, a variety of food, gift vendors and artisans. Stay and CELEBRATE! More information about the Elevation Celebration will be available on the Conifer Chamber of Commerce website, go to http://www.goconifer.com

  • Food and Drinks
  • Beer
  • Music
  • Kids' Activities
  • Venders

 INFORMATION

Course Description:

Start and Finish at Conifer's West Jeff Elementary School. This course takes you on a scenic loop around the North and South Aspen Park neighborhoods of Conifer. Beginning on the north side of Hwy 285 you will take the new CONIFER TRAIL clockwise along, under and over Hwy 285, up and down hills, and on many dirt roads. 10K runners get to add 3 miles of trail running in Meyers Ranch Park. Walkers and families have the option of a shortened 2 mile course.

Awards:

Individual Awards given to top male & female in the following age categories:

5K:  0-7, 8-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69,70+

10K:  under 16, 17-25, 26-35, 36-45, 46-55, 56-65, 66+

 

Awards will be presented on the Main Elevation Celebration Stage. Random bib drawing winners will win prizes too, so stick around and enjoy the fun.

 

What is a Virtual Runner:

Virtual Runner: A Virtual Runner is a person that is interested in supporting the cause but does not want to run or walk. Sleep in and Support!

Packet Pick Up:

Virtual Runners may pick up their T-shirts and Goodie Bags on Friday July 28th at Conifer Physical Therapy from 5-7pm. Or during regular race registration on Saturday, July 29th at West Jeff Elementary School from 6:40-8:30am. Or by contacting Katie at 303-929-6810.


RACE COURSES/ELEVATION:  

5K Route

5 K Elevation Map

10K Route

10 K Elevation Map


RACE DAY 

Directions to Start:

West Jefferson Elementary School- 26501 Barkley Rd. Conifer, CO 80433.

From C470 take Hwy 285 South for 13 miles to reach Conifer. Exit onto Barkley Road. From Evergreen follow Hwy 73 South to Barkley Road in Conifer. Signs will direct you to parking at West Jeff Elementary and Conifer Community Church. The starting line will form at the WJE Elementary play lot (south end of Sutton Street.) 

Parking:

Free Parking is available at Conifer Community Church and at West Jefferson Elementary School. 

 

Volunteering:

Interested in volunteering? Please contact conifer.club@gmail.com if you would like to help. 

 

If you plan to run with a dog please be courteous of other runners and keep your distance.


MAPS

10 K Route

5K Route

5K Route

Fun Run/ 2 Mile Route

Fun Run/ 2 Mile Route