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The Stride is a community event that brings together students, parents, teachers, staff and neighborhoods.  The focus is on health, wellness, community, and school spirit.  Our goal is to promote a healthy and active lifestyle along with building partnerships and  support for Littleton Public Schools.

22nd Annual 

The Stride
5K and 10K Run/Walk
Kids Fun Run & Wellness Expo 

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Littleton Museum
6028 S. Gallup Street
Littleton, CO 80120 

  All proceeds from this event benefit Littleton Public Schools Foundation



Halloween costumes welcome. Must be school appropriate, please. 




We are excited to announce Back To School pricing from August 1, 2017 through September 21, 2017. Sign up online during this time and receive a $5 discount on Youth, Adult, and Senior pricing. Spread the word!  

On Friday, September 22, 2017, in-store registration will open and prices will increase (by $5 in the above listed categories).

On Race Day, registration will increase again by another $5.  

Participants must register online by midnight, Tuesday, October 24, 2017 to be eligible for early packet pick-up.  

f you register after midnight on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, you will not be eligible for early packet pickup. Please allow extra time to get your packet on race day. 

Sponsor The Stride

To learn more about sponsorship or Expo opportunities for The Stride, please contact Beth Best at or 303.347.3478

Consider Making A Donation

Whether you can attend the race or not, please consider making an additional donation. Your financial contribution will help maintain vital programs supported through the LPS Foundation for students and staff throughout Littleton Public Schools. Donations of all sizes are welcomed and appreciated!

Early Packet Pick Up

We are offering early packet pick-up again this year! 

Participants must register online by midnight, Tuesday, October 24, 2017 to be eligible for early packet pick-up.

Packets will be available on 
Friday, October 27, 2017 from:

  • 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

Packet Pick-up is at: 

Littleton Adventist Hospital (front atrium, east side)
7700 S. Broadway
Littleton, CO 80122

Race packets will also be available on race day. 

Race Course

Both courses offer beautiful scenery through historic Littleton neighborhoods. Kids Fun Run participants 10 & Under will run a loop around Ketring Park. Find the Stride course map here.

Please, no dogs. Strollers are welcome.

Additional Information


Halloween costumes welcome but not mandatory. Must be school appropriate, please. 



All 5K/10K participants will receive a race bib with disposable timing tag. Adult-sized shirts are long sleeved performance shirts and children-sized shirts are 100% cotton. 

Race shirts are ordered prior to registration closing. Thus, requested shirt sizes are not guaranteed and no substitutions are allowed. Register in-store if you wish to see/try-on a shirt at Boulder Running Company in Littleton (8116 W. Bowles Ave) and Centennial (8545 E. Arapahoe Road). In-store registration will open on Friday, September 22, and close on Monday, October 23. 

Fun Run participants will receive a commemorative bib and finisher ribbon (shirt not included).

Event Schedule

  • October 29 7:00 AM MDT - Race Day Registration Starts

  • October 29 8:00 AM MDT - 10K Run/Walk

  • October 29 8:30 AM MDT - 5K Run/Walk

  • October 29 9:30 AM MDT - Kids Fun Run

  • October 29 10:00 AM MDT - Post Race Expo

  • October 29 10:00 AM MDT - Awards

Contact Information

Event Location

6028 S Gallup St, Littleton, CO, United States

Click here to view map