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List of Events
- KIDS FUN RUN!
- Half Marathon
- Marathon Team Relay in partnership with the American Cancer Society – 3-5 legs
Where/When To Pick Up Packets/Register for Races
KIDS FUN RUN! : Takes place Saturday June 21, 2014, at downtown Bond Park, Estes Park. The Kids Festival start at 11:00am and finish at 3:00pm. Races start at 2:00 and finish by 3:00pm. Ages 4 – 12 years old may participate in races. Register for the KIDS FUN RUN! at Bond Park , Saturday, June 21 from 11:00 – 2:00pm. All participants in races must sign a race waiver.
Live music performed by Tamba!, a merimba instrument band, will perform throughout the day. Face painting, jumping through the boucing obstacle course, games and dancing will be part of the many activities at Bond Park for the KIDS FUN RUN!. Join us for a fun afternoon!
Pre-Race Day: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 9 AM – 5 PM, Packet Pick-up and Orientation at the Estes Park High School Student Center, 1600 Manford Avenue. You can access the High School from either Manford Avenue or Brodie Avenue. The High School is close to the tennis courts.
Race Day: Packet pickup and 10K/5K Registration only (Note: NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION FOR MARATHON and HALF MARATHON): Sunday, June 22, 2014, from 6 AM to Race Start time (see below) at the Estes Park High School Student Center, 1600 Manford Avenue. See map of race day parking and race start locations (PDF).
View directions to EP schools area here. Please access registration, packet pick up and race parking on race day via Community Drive off Highway 36 only – there will be no access from any other route.
Race Information document: Downloadable pdf version of the race information document for 2014 races available here- this has all the important race and registration details that you need if you entered one of our races. Please save unnecessary paper wastage by selecting and printing those sections that apply to you. We will have limited numbers of printed copies ready at registration and packet pick up.
New for 2013! You can purchase official Estes Park Marathon race merchandise online, order before May 29, and collect on race day, June 16! There are quality options for both women and men in a variety of styles – see more details on our 2013 race merchandise here
Racing green – Hydration
Marathon - We are committed to being environmentally sensitive. We love our close connection to natures protected lands and we will do our best to support a green ethic. Our organization will provide one Hydrapouch instead of non-renewable paper cups for all marathon racers, reducing waste helping to save our precious environment. One Hydrapouch will be included in the race pack for each marathon runner. The pouch is yours to keep and use in other races. It has a clip that attaches to shorts, skirts, or leggings. If you prefer to use a belt, or other hydration device, please bring your own.
All other races – all other runners in the half marathon, 10K, and 5K, will have an opportunity to purchase a Hydrapouch at a 10% discount. Either purchase online, or at registration / packet pick up at a 10% discount when you collect your race bag.
Aid stations – each aid station will have race cups as well as the Hydrapour hi-speed dispensers – they can dispense at up to 6ozs of water per second. See more information on these dispensers and cup-free racing here.
Other hydration devices – you don’t have to purchase a Hydrapouch to use the Hydrapour dispensers at the aid stations. The Hydrapour dispensers can fill any hydration device, sports bottle, belt bottle, etc..see a video demonstrating these revolutionary devices here.
Demonstration – you will have the opportunity to see a Hydrapour unit and try out refilling your hydration device at registration / packet pick-up on Saturday, June 21st.
Environment – please help us to help our environment by choosing to use your own hydration device and refilling if required at the aid stations. This will us to use fewer cups and reduce waste.
Post Race Party
Location: at the EP High School Student Center (registration area). It is the same location as registration and packet pick up.
Times: The Party starts at 10:00 am on Sunday, June 22 and will run through until 2:00 pm, when the race course closes.
Clean Up With Free Shower: After a long run, we know what it is like to need a good shower. We offer free showers to race participants at the EP High School locker rooms. Racers will need to provide own towel and soap supplies.
McGregor Mountain Lodge have a special package for Estes Park Marathon runners – they also have a generous 15% discount off their normal rates for non-package inquiries. See more about their package at this popular local lodge located near to the start / finish areas at this link here.
Traveling to Estes Park? Need a hotel? Check the links at Visit Estes Park.
Experience a rejuvenating and relaxing massage – a great way to recover after your race! Massages are a dollar a minute and provided by professional massage therapists. We want you to feel fantastic after your race experience, so dont cut yourself short. Sign up in advance for a massage at race registration or sign up post race. You will be glad you did!
Race records up to and including 2013 can be found here – download a PDF of race records. Please let us know of any errors or omissions!