Heroes of Hope 2017 6/4/17 Wheat Ridge, Colorado What we love: Heroes of Hope features scenic and fast 5K and 10K courses, a 1-mile family walk, kids’ dash, live entertainment, door prizes for cancer survivors, a huge health and safety fair, kids’ activities and more. Since 2008, over one hundred companies and thousands of participants […]
AirLife Denver Memorial 2017 5/13/17 Littleton, Colorado What we love: The event will include a 5k/10k run, 5k walk and a Kids Run, as well as numerous activities for all ages. Each year, the non-profit group “Friends of AirLife” hosts the Annual AirLife Memorial Run/Walk in honor of the everyday heroes in EMS and those […]
RUN for Second Chances 5K 4/8/17 Sloan’s Lake Park Denver, Colorado What we love: Join Prison Fellowship for a 5K run/walk on Sunday, April 8, to raise awareness of this “second prison” in America and help create meaningful second chances for those who have paid their debt to society.
Jodi’s Race for Awareness 2017 6/10/17 City Park – Denver, CO What we love: Jodi’s Race celebrates those who are bravely fighting ovarian cancer and lovingly pays tribute to those who have lost their fight. This is not just a race; it’s an event for family, friends, and runners, filled with honoring, supporting, educating, and remembering
American Lung Association – 2017 Fight for Air Climb 2/26/17 Denver, CO What we love: By joining the Fight for Air Climb, you are helping to make a positive impact in the lives of those affected by lung disease. Participants raise funds to support the mission of the American Lung Association while training to climb […]
Run the Rocks 2016 10/09/16 Morisson, CO What we love: Run the Rocks will bring communities together for the fight for good lung health and air quality. Whether it be running to get a personal best time or walking to enjoy the view and live music, this is an event you don’t want to miss!
Compass Mesa Run 2016 10/01/16 Golden, CO What we love: 5th Annual Compass Montessori School North Table Mountain Mesa Run. The Mesa Run features a fun trail race on North Table Mountain and a 5K run conveniently located in Golden, Colorado. The trail run on North Table Mountain covers a scenic challenging course over beautiful […]
Race to Cure Sarcoma Denver 09/17/16 Denver, CO What we love: First annual 5K Walk/Run in Denver, CO. The goal is to raise both awareness and resources for sarcoma research through the Sarcoma Foundation of America (SFA) and the University of Colorado Cancer Center.
Farmers 5000 09/18/16 Wheat Ridge, CO Details: In 1981, a group of Wheat Ridge High School parents and runners organized a road race to benefit the school. Not only did this group aim to raise money to support school programs, they also wanted to promote physical fitness and community spirit. That mission continues to this […]
Evergreen Town Race 08/07/16 Evergreen, CO Check this out: Evergreen Town Race is supporting Alpine Rescue Team! Both the 5K and 10K courses wind gradually down Upper Bear Creek, with a finish near Evergreen Lake. Sounds beautiful, right! The race benefits the Alpine Rescue Team, which responds to emergencies such as avalanches, lost hikers, high-altitude/vertical rescues and/or other […]
April showers must certainly bring May flowers here in Sweden! The month of April is off to a very rainy, windy start here in Sweden. Living in a town about an hour away from the coast makes the weather here grey, gloomy and rainy much of the time. When I facetime or Skype with my […]
Jodi’s Race for Awareness 06/11/16 Denver, CO Celebrate those who are so bravely fighting Ovarian Cancer, and to pay tribute to those who have lost their fight. This is not just a race, its an event for family, friends, and runners, filled with honoring, supporting, educating, and remembering. Check this out: 5K Walk/Run or 1K Walk/Run […]
Lola hosted Dos Casas, a feast benefiting Brent’s Place on April 13, 2016. Check out some great pictures from a great event! Visit Brent’s Place to learn more!
Taste of Louisville 06/04/16 Louisville, CO Check this out: It’s not just a 12K and 5K, there will be food, beer and a weekend of fun events! Hosted in the #1 place to live — Louisville, CO — the race takes you around its best trails. The top small town Half Marathon in the west!
The Great 5K Sunday, May 15, 2016 Westminster, MD What we love: Join the Nathan Chris Baker Great 5K and the 2016 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk in memory of Sarah Jayne Orton. Click here to register for the event!
Ahhh… getting in shape. The crowded gym, the back-to-back “try this diet” commercials, and the “this year will be different” exercise mindset. Let’s vow to make a fresh start to revamp our own fitness routine or encourage a friend to get started. I know a lot of people grumble about how packed the gym […]
I have been looking forward to Super Bowl 50 since I was a little kid and figured out what the Roman numerals meant in the Super Bowl logo. I remember thinking, “Wow, we are not that far off from the 50th. I bet that will be a big game!” Little did I know that “my […]