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 family run/walk is a great way to kick off your 4th of July holiday. Back by popular demand is our refreshing water slide finish for that hot morning of racing. After the race festivities are over, head over to watch the annual Highlands Ranch Community Association's 4th of July Parade!
As part of the "Kettlebell Cash" Series, we will be hiding a red, white and blue kettlebell out on course worth $100 CASH to whoever finds it and brings it back to the finish!
All participants will receive:
Light a firecracker under those sneakers and get ready for this fun and fast course that has a total ascent of 152 ft and has a maximum elevation of 5,698 ft. Starting and finishing on Dorchester Street, the course will take you through commercial areas of Highlands Ranch, along the West Fork Trail, and back to Town Center South.
Additional Course Details
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 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.
Early Packet Pickup
Date: Sunday, July 2nd, 2017
Location: The Institute at Panorama Orthopedics, Highlands Ranch, CO
If you've missed online registration, registration for the race will be available for $55 ($25 military active or retired - must bring proof of service) 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 $55 ($25 military active or retired - must bring proof of service). We accept cash or credit card only. Registration will be available from 6:30 - 7:45 a.m. race morning. Shirt and commemorative cup quantities are limited so please register in advance to guarantee receiving a shirt and a cup on race morning.
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.
Team RWB’s mission is to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity.
Team Red, White & Blue is rooted in the belief that the best way to support veterans is by spending time with them, listening to them, and supporting them in personal and meaningful ways. Ultimately, the aim of Team RWB's community-building program is to bring veterans together with civilian citizens in a way that enables them to establish authentic friendships.
Look for local members of Team RWB proudly running with the American flag at the Independence Day 5K!
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July 2 12:00 PM MDT - Early Packet Pickup
July 4 06:30 AM MDT - Packet Pickup & Race Registration
July 4 08:00 AM MDT - Race Start
July 4 08:30 AM MDT - Post Race Party