Big Gay 5K Colorado Springs
We are proud to offer the second annual Colorado Springs Big Gay 5K in partnership with PrideFest. The Big Gay 5K will take place at 10:00am Sunday July 20th, one hour before the Pride Parade. The race will be on city streets following the parade route, starting and ending America the Beautiful Park. This race is for everyone; walkers, runners, really fast runners, kids, adults, families, gay & straight. Come to run. Come to have fun. Come to support. Come to PRIDE!
Date: July 20th 2014
Distance: 5K (3.1 miles)
Location: America the Beautiful Park, Colorado Springs
126 Cimino Dr Colorado Springs CO 80903
Fundraising: The Big Gay 5K helps support Colorado Springs Pride in their efforts to connect, support and empower the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people of Colorado
Springs to achieve civil and social equality. Please consider making a
contribution directly to Colorado Springs Pride by clicking here
to visit our site.
Parking: You will need to park before you get to America the Beautiful Park. Look for street parking in downtown Colorado Springs or one of the city's parking garages.
Start Time: 10:00am July 20th 2014
Packet Pick Up: July 19th 2014 at Runners Roost at 121 N Tejon St from noon-3:00pm and at America the Beautiful Park 1 hour before the race (9:00am) on race day.
Course: The race will follow the parade route, starting and ending in America the Beautiful Park. We will run a loop through the park and then go north on Colorado Avenue, east on Tejon Street, and south on Cimaron and turn around and head back to American the Beautiful Park to watch the Pride Parde and join the PrideFest activities!
Awards: There will be awards for best dressed and best times!
$30 June 1 - July 18
$35 July 19-20
* All registration except July 19-20 registration will done online through Active.com A small
online registration fee will be added.
Registration: All registration, except July 19-20 registration, will be conducted through Active.com July 19 registration will be held at packet pick up from noon - 3:00pm at Runners Roost at 121 N Tejon St, July 20 registration will begin at 8:00am at America the Beautiful Park in Colorado Springs, no additional fee will be added to July 19-20 registration. Click on the Registration button above to register.
Swag: All participants will receive a free Big Gay 5K t-shirt. We are doing a second order of shirts that will be available at Runners Roost (121 N Tejon St) from August 11th - 15th
Timing: The Big Gay 5K will be timed with race results posted soon after the race.
Pleases Note: We will need to stick to a one hour cut off so we can be off the roads in time for the parade. If you have any questions, please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org