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INFORMATION
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Information

Join us Sunday September 16th, 2018 for the Calarat Challenge. This is a 1/2M trail race that starts and finishes at the Cal-Wood Education center. It’s run on a number of different trails throughout the beautiful private properties of Cal-Wood and Balarat Outdoor Education center. The event will also be supported by a 5K race and a 1K family/kids run or walk. The Calarat Challenge will be limited to 200 participants for the 1/2M and 5K races combined.

The Calarat Challenge is a promotion of health, fun and fitness  to support the Cal-Wood Education Center, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization and Balarat Outdoor Education Center, Denver Public Schools. Cal-Wood provides outdoor experiences, specifically outreaching to low-income and minority groups and Balarat Outdoor Education provides instruction to Denver Public Schools students in environmental studies, western history and outdoor leadership skills at their 2,000 acres outdoor-classrooms combined.

The Calarat Challenge raises funds to increase access to outdoor education experiences and life transforming opportunities for youth and low-income families. All race proceeds will benefit these outdoor education centers located just outside of Jamestown, CO.Cal-Wood Education center is located at 2282 Co Rd 87, Jamestown, CO 80455

Don’t miss out on one of the only trail races in Boulder County.

 

Races

1/2 Marathon Trail Race
Starts and finishes at the Cal-Wood Lodge with the race on trails going through the Cal-Wood and Balarat properties. (Course Map)
Start time: 8:00 am

Cost: $60.00   (Participants must be 18 years or older)

Aid Stations:
#1: Balarat Lodge – 3.45Mi
#2: Ball Gulch – 6.4Mi
#3: Start Line – 8.6Mi
#4: Mica Mine Camp – 11.0Mi

 Half Marathon Elevation Profile

Half Marathon Elevation Profile

 

5K Fun Run
Starts and finishes at the Cal-Wood Lodge. (Course Map)
Start time: 8:30am

Cost:
17 years and Under $20.00
Open Adult $30.00

1K Family/ Kids Fun Run
Starts and finishes at the Cal-Wood Lodge. (Course Map)
Start time: 9:15am

Cost:
Youth 12 and Under $10.00
Open Adult $15.00

 

Lodging/ Food

Camping and Cabins Available for the Saturday Night before the race:

  • Camping - Bring Your Own Sleeping Bag/Linens
    $5.00 per person

  • Cabin - Bring Your Own Sleeping Bag/Linens
    $26.00 Adult
    $18.00 Age 13 - 17
    $14.00 Youth 6 - 12
    FREE Kids 5 and Younger

Saturday Night Dinner: Join us Saturday Night for a delicious dinner served up by Cal-wood. There will also be a number of items for auction, with all money raised from the auction, being donated to Cal-wood.
          $25.00 Adult
          $12.50 Youth 6 - 12
          FREE Kids 5 and Younger

Sunday Morning Breakfast: Cal-wood will have burritos, fruit, orange juice and coffee available.
         $10.00 Adult
         $5.00 Youth 6 - 12
          FREE Kids 5 and Younger

 

Registration

Please note, there will be a cap of 200 total participants for the 1/2M and 5K Trail Races combined.

Register here for the Calarat Challenge. Registrations will close Friday September 14th at 8:00pm MST, OR when the cap is reached. There will be NO race day registration.

Registration cost per person:
1K Family/ Kids Fun
Youth 12 and Under - $10.00
Open Adult - $15.00

5K Fun Run
17 years and Under - $20.00
Open Adult - $20.00

1/2 Marathon Trail Race
Open Adult - $60.00 (Participants must be 18 years or older)

 
 

SPONSORS

 

PHOTOS