RACE DAY SCHEDULE

 
 

STAGE 4: DENVER presented by Gates Corporation

Host City: Denver

Date: Sunday, August 25

Location: Blake Street - between 20th and 22nd - in front of Coors Field


Race Day Timeline

10:00am - 10:45am Mayors Ride

10:45am - 12:30pm Open Streets - Come join the fun!

10:00am - 4:30pm Bike and Lifestyle Expo

12:30pm- 1:30pm Pre-Race Ceremony

1:30pm Race Starts

3:30pm Race Finish (estimate)

3:30pm - 4:00pm Post Race Awards

Where to Watch

Fan Zones

Want to be at the best locations to see all the action?! Check out some suggested spectator fan zones:

  • Start/Finish Line - Coors Field - 21st and Blake

  • City Park

  • 17th Avenue

Directions to Start/Finish

Parking is Available in Lot A at Coors Field

Access the parking lot from the corner of Park Ave and Wazee St

  • From I-25 exit Park Ave

  • Turn left from Park Ave onto Wazee and Cross Park Ave NB

  • Proceed down the ramp, and turn left into Lot A

Bike Parking/Corrals

There will be two Bike Corral locations to park your bike at the race venue. They will be located at each of the expo entrances on Market Street.

  • Market & 20th

  • Market & 22nd

Other Cool Stuff

Open Streets

Experience Downtown Denver like never before, in a car-free and family friendly event that will make memories for years to come. Open Streets is closure of select streets to motor vehicles in order to allow people to bicycle, scoot, skate and walk worry free. More Info

VF Village

In Denver, headlining the Bike and Lifestyle Expo will be the VF Village, which will feature a multitude of fun activities, displays and games brought by VF Corporation brands such as The North Face, Smartwool, Altra, Vans, Eagle Creek, Jansport, Timberland, Dickies and Kipling. There will be everything from giveaways, to art walls, to BMX demos, and all sorts of fun for participants of all ages. In addition, there also will be other big activations from Gates Corporation, Nokian, Canyon and many more plus Papa John’s pizza, food trucks and beer from Michelob Ultra. 

Bonus Cash Partners

There’s some extra money on the line on Lap 4 (26.3mi / 42.4km). Watch the riders sprint to the line while vying for bonus cash that they will split with local charity - Girls on the Run of the Rockies

Text: Denver to 797979 or click here to put some money in the pot and donate to the bonus cash purse.

Girls on the Run is a transformational physical activity based positive youth development program for girls in 3rd-8th grade. GOTR teaches life skills through dynamic, interactive lessons and running games. The program culminates with the girls being physically and emotionally prepared to complete a celebratory 5k running event. 

The goal of the program is to unleash confidence through accomplishment while establishing a lifetime appreciation of health and fitness. Girls on the Run of the Rockies is an Independent Council of Girls on the Run International, which has a network of over 200 councils across the nation.

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