5K Trail Run

Saturday, May 7 @ 9:30 a.m.

LOCATION: Bear Creek Park, east trails – 2002 Creek Crossing St., Colorado Springs, CO

The course is a beautiful, challenging, dirt, 5K course. See the complete directions, and course description below. This event will be digitally timed using RaceSplitter technology.

Registration is available online until 8PM Friday night, and on race day.

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Course Description

The course is located at the Bear Creek Park EAST trails at 2002 Creek Crossing Street. This is a challenging, dirt, 5K – great for run or walk participants. 

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Location & Directions

Bear Creek Regional Park East – 2002 Creek Crossing Street, Colorado Springs, CO

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Registration & Awards

5K Run / Walk – $30 Registration

Race Day Registration available until 9:15 AM on race day! 

Participant bags are purchased from SHE Rescue home, a micro-enterprise aiding rescued victims of trafficking

Participant bags are purchased from SHE Rescue home, a micro-enterprise aiding rescued victims of trafficking

Register online by 8:00 PM Friday night, or register with us on race day! We will accept check (made out to Strategic Endurance) or credit. Be sure to check-in by 9:15 to get your bib and goodie bag before the race begins!

Proceeds from your registration fee benefits Messenger Rescue. We work hard to make sure that as much of your entry fee as possible is used to fight human trafficking. Our sponsors play a huge role in making that happen by covering the majority of costs associated with putting on these events.

Awards

Overall 1st - 3rd place male and female finishers receive 'Race for Freedom' stoneware mug!

Overall 1st – 3rd place male and female finishers receive ‘Race for Freedom’ stoneware mug!

Overall: Awards will be given to the 1st – 3rd place male and female finishers. 

Age Group: Awards given to 1st place male and female in 10-year increments. (0-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+)

CHSAA Members: If you will not be able to receive an award for your finishing place, please let us know when you register! We will acknowledge your awesome finishing time and place, but will be able to accurately award those next in line. Thanks!

Age Group awards - a messenger bag from SHE Rescue Home in Cambodia.

Age Group awards – a messenger bag from SHE Rescue Home in Cambodia.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Information

Digitally timed with RaceSplitter technology & experienced race staff

Check-in to pick up your goodie bag and race bib from 8:30 – 9:15 a.m.

Registration available until 9:15 on race day.

Awards and food following the race

No dogs allowed with race participants – animals with spectators must be leashed

If pushing a stroller please stay to the right, and be aware of passing traffic

This is not a closed course, please be courteous to other park visitors

The 2016 Race for Freedom 5K Run/Walk benefits Messenger Rescue – an organization working to end human trafficking.