In the Press

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….

Photos from The Denver Post

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

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…

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….

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…

Denver Woman Shatters Course Record

Colfax Marathon course record broken!  Brittany Lee set a new record of 2:52:50.  The previous record of 2:57:18 was set in 2013 by Nicole Chyr, a four-time Colfax Marathon winner.

Special Story of Love and Encouragement

Man Gives Back To ‘Special Lady’ By Running Colfax Marathon Thousands of runners laced up their sneakers bright and early Sunday morning for the annual Colfax Marathon, half marathon and more in Denver. Among the…

Sweet New Beginning

A Sweet New Beginning at The Colfax Marathon Finish Line! You could argue every runner in the Colfax Marathon had a story to tell.  Most of the time those stories culminate at…

Colfax Marathon Makes List of Classic Denver “To Dos”

The Colfax Marathon Makes the List of Classic Denver “To Dos” from 5280 Magazine. Sure, you’ve tried all the hot new places. But what about the old? Here, our list of the restaurants,…

5280’s Ultimate Guide to Running in Colorado

Make sure you’re prepared—whether your goal is notching that first 5K or your inaugural marathon—with this guide to pounding the pavement (and having fun doing it).