Bring your family and friends and join in the fun at the 5th Annual HRCA Mother’s Day 5K presented by Inspire Orthodontics! Soak in the amazing views of the front range, Highlands Ranch Windmill and Highlands Ranch Mansion by running, walking, or strolling. Sign up dad and the kids too and make it a morning of activity the entire family can enjoy. Don’t miss the post race party filled with fun activities and inflatables for the kids and an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast!
First-time 5K run/walkers, elite runners, and moms/dads with strollers, are all invited to enjoy the fun on Saturday, May 13th!
As part of our "Kettlebell Cash" series, we will be hiding a pink kettlebell out on course worth $100 CASH to whoever finds it and brings it back to the finish!
Participants will receive the following:
The views from this course are the best in Highlands Ranch! Never before has anyone been allowed to run on the gravel road that takes you along this scenic route from Mountain Vista High School to the Highlands Ranch Mansion and back. Participants will have spectacular views of the entire front range, Denver city skyline and the Highlands Ranch Historic Windmill. Great course for beginners. The run has a total ascent of 196.85 ft and has a maximum elevation of 6,059.71 ft.
Additional Course Details
Race will start and finish at Mountain Vista High School located at 10585 Mountain Vista Rdg, Highlands Ranch, CO 80126. Race will be on the WEST side of the building. DO NOT GO THROUGH MAIN ENTRANCE. The enterance for the race is just west of the main entrance.
Parking will be available in the student parking lot where the race will be held until 8:45a. Please arrive early as we will shut down the parking lot to incoming vehicles at this time and you will have to park on the main entrance side of the school.
Early Packet Pickup
Date: Friday, May 12, 2017
Time: 3p - 7p
If you've missed online registration, registration for the race will be available for $55 (Ages 13+) and $35 (12 & Under) 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 7:30 a.m. on race morning.
Race Day Registration
You may register for this event the day of the race for $55 (Ages 13+) and $35 (12 & Under). We accept cash or credit card only. Registration will be available from 7:30 - 8:45 a.m. race morning. Shirt quantities are limited so please register in advance to guarantee receiving a shirt race morning.
Awards for overall Male/Female and 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 will be 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.
We know that happy and healthy students perform better. Douglas County School District is very excited to partner with Kids Running America (KRA) and the Highlands Ranch Community Association in a tailor-made DCSD Healthy Schools Move initiative, where staff, students and family members at 10 identified schools are challenged to accumulate at least 100 miles of movement throughout the school year! Support your local schools by making a donation to the Healthy Schools Move Program helping to create healthy and happy learning and working environments for students and staff. Your donation helps keeps this program FREE for the kids! For more information, please visit: http://dcsdhealthyschools.blogspot.com/
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May 12 03:00 PM MDT - Early Packet Pickup
May 13 07:30 AM MDT - Packet Pickup & Race Registration
May 13 09:00 AM MDT - Race Start
May 13 09:30 AM MDT - Post Race Party