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HRCA Independence Day 5K

Friday, July 4, 2014 - 8:00 AM MDT

9352 Dorchester St, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129  Map   Website

Event Details

Come join the celebration on July 4th! This is a family friendly event so you are welcome to bring your strollers and your dogs. This fun run/walk is a great way to kick off your 4th of July holiday. After the race, be sure to stick around to enjoy the HRCA Independence Day Celebration.

 

Registration Fees (all values in USD)

Event Options Price NowFuture Price
5K Run/Walk Save 10% when you register 4 or more people!

$30.00

Jan 01 - Jun 17

$40.00

Jun 18 - Jul 01

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Event Day Schedule

Jul 04 6:30 AM - Packet Pickup & Race Registration

Jul 04 8:00 AM - Race Start

Jul 04 8:30 AM - Post Race Party

Course Description

  • Light a firecracker under those sneakers and get ready for this fun and fast course that has a total ascent of 80.13 ft and has a maximum elevation of 5,712.37 ft. NEW COURSE FOR 2014 - The course has been slightly changed in order to have a better post race party! Starting and finishing on Dorchester Street, the course will take you through commercial areas of Highlands Ranch, along the West Fork Trail, up "shake and bake" hill, past Civic Green Park and back to Town Center South. 

    COURSE MAP

    Additional Course Details

    • There will be one aid station available on the West Fork Trail (approx. 1.5 miles) that will offer both water and gatorade.
    • Course will be well marked with mile markers at every mile.
    • This race course is family & pet friendly! Please feel free to push your child in a stroller or run with your furry friend. Out of courtesy and safety for fellow runners, please start in the back. 

Directions & Parking

Directions

Race will start and finish at Town Center South located at 9352 Dorchester St, Highlands Ranch, CO 80129. Please be advised that Highlands Ranch Pkwy will be closed from Broadway to Lucent Blvd due to the Parade and 4th of July Celebration in Town Center. 


Parking

Parking will be available at the Home Depot (please enter and exit off of Lucent due to Parade road closures on Highlands Ranch Pkwy) and Safeway (please enter on Broadway). Allow extra time for parking due to road closures for the 4th of July Parade. 

Packet Pickup

Early Packet Pickup

Date: Thursday, July 3, 2014

Time: TBD

Location: TBD

If you've missed online registration, registration for the race will be available for $45 at packet pickup. Cash or credit card will be accepted. 


Race Day Packet Pickup

You will be able to pick up your timing bib and race shirt beginning at 6:30 a.m. on race morning. 


Race Day Registration

You may register for this event the day of the race for $45. We accept cash or credit card only. Registration will be available from 6:30 - 7:45 a.m. race morning. Shirt quantities are limited so please register in advance to guarantee receiving a shirt race morning.

 
Goody bags are virtual this year! Please check out all the great deals our sponsors are offering participants. Goody bags will be sent via email to all participants prior to the race. 

Awards & Results

Overall Male and Female winners will receive handmade award and gift certificate.
Medals for top three Male and Female winners in the following age groups: 12 & Under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & Up. 
 

Race results provided by Colorado Race Timing and will be posted at the event as well as on the Highlands Ranch Race Series website within 24 hours of the event. 

Click HERE for the Highlands Ranch Race Series results page to view previous years results.


Additional Race Details

  • Race fees do not include additional online processing fees and are non-refundable.
  • In order to guarantee choice of shirt size and take advantage of early registration pricing, please register by June 17th. Shirt quantities are limited and choice of sizes are not guaranteed to those who do not register early.
  • We race no matter what the weather brings!

Thank you Sponsors!

          

Brought to you by the Highlands Ranch Race Series

This event is one of 8 different events in 2014 hosted by the Highlands Ranch Race Series! 

Check out our other great events throughout the year at www.HRraceseries.com.


 

 

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Event Contact Information

Name: Valerie Kuhns

Email: racedirector@hrcaonline.org

Website: http://www.HRraceseries.com