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USATF Colorado 5K Championships
$2,000 USATF Colorado 5K Championship Race Prize Purse The Pumpkin Pie 5K is part of the USATF Colorado Long Distance Race (LDR) Championship Series (USATF CO). Runners wishing to participate in the USATF Colorado 5K Championship must have a current and valid USATF membership with the Colorado Association. If you would like to join USATF, please click here.
USATF Colorado Prize money for this race is as follows:
• Open Men and Women: 1st $400, 2nd $200, 3rd $100 • Masters Men and Women: 1st $150, 2nd $100, 3rd $50
USATF Colorado Masters age group medals will awarded for first, second, and third place in 5 year increments.
You do not need to be a USATF member to participate in this race. However, you must be a member of USATF to be considered for USATF Championship awards.
The top overall male and female winners in both the 5K and 10K will get a special award. Gift Certificates from Runner’s Roost will be awarded to the top three in each age group in the amounts of $20, $15, and $10. Gift certificates will be valid at all Denver Metro Runner’s Roost stores. Age group are as follows:
10 and under, 11-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and over
Virtual Run Option
This race can be run virtually if you choose. Please choose the virtual race option when registering. Virtual packets will include a shirt, medal and bib number and will be shipped to you free of charge. Click here for more info on our virtual run option.
Participants will receive discounted tickets to the Denver Zoo. To get your tickets, please click here. The username is [email protected] and the password is cheetah. Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, the Denver Zoo discount is not available in 2020.
Weather & Safety Issues
We all know that the weather in Colorado is day to day. The race will be run no matter what the weather!
Bicycles, skateboards, roller skates are not allowed in the race.
In the time of COVID, this couple still found a way to make the Pumpkin Pie 5K super special.