In the Press

What to do instead of freak out before the Colfax Marathon

Instead of freaking out before the Colfax Marathon, one race ambassador says to fantasize about what you’ll eat afterwards instead.

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The story behind those headless mannequins

Runners, you’re not seeing things. Those really are beautiful headless mannequins.  Imagine hitting mile 16 of a marathon, cresting a hill and seeing beautifully decorated — albeit headless — mannequins hanging out…

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Jenny Simpson headlines list of inductees to Colorado Running Hall of Fame

Jenny Simpson, who ran for the University of Colorado track and cross country teams before becoming the most accomplished female 1,500-meter runner in U.S. history, will be inducted into the Colorado Running…

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Colfax Marathon: A competition of corporate giving

By Monica Mendoza  – Reporter, Denver Business Journal Mar 6, 2018   The Colfax Marathon has become Denver’s corporate “it” charity event of the year. In the past seven years, the number of corporate relay…

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Colfax Marathon part of 5280’s Top of the Town!

Colfax Marathon was included in this annual list of the best places to eat, drink, take in a show, work out, relax, and more! We’re constantly pinkie-swearing with friends to run marathons….

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Photos from The Denver Post

Photos from the 12th annual running of the Colfax Marathon in Denver on May 21, 2017.

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Brittany Lee wins Colfax Marathon women’s title

Competing on the final night of a four-month comedy improv contest is a pretty unorthodox way to count down the final hours to a marathon that starts a few minutes after sunrise…

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Runner wasn’t about to let knee pain make him quit

Hampered by severe knee pain, Ben Reisinger walked the last 11 miles of the Colfax Marathon on Sunday, but he has overcome far bigger challenges. Two years ago, he weighed 375 pounds….

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Team Relay has become a huge part of the event

The Colfax Marathon is more than a marathon. The associated half marathon attracts more runners, and the 10-miler also has a strong annual following. But the most popular event come Sunday morning…

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