Colorado’s Largest Corporate Challenge!
What’s better than running 26.2 miles through the Mile High City? Sharing the miles with co-workers! Get a team of five employees to run Denver’s only 26.2 mile Marathon Relay – and Colorado’s largest Corporate Race. Win bragging rights, awards and money for charity. See the great sites of the Mile High City on each leg – from Empower Field at Mile High to the Confluence, Sloan’s Lake, downtown, or the neighborhoods around Colfax – which one will you run? The ultimate team-building experience.
HR/Wellness Directors & Company Team/Running Coordinators
You have lots of options. You can buy multiple registrations all at once for your employees. And, if your company has 4 or more relay teams, you can have a company party at the Finish Line – information will be emailed to team captains of qualifying teams in late April or early May. In addition, read below to learn about running for charity and bragging rights by industry!
New! University of Colorado
We are thrilled to announce the University of Colorado as the sponsor of the Colfax Marathon Relay!
Get the Fun Started
- Pick a captain to register your team.
- Challenge your coworkers to start teams – male, female or coed.
- Register online (you don’t have to know all 5 runners when you register).
- Run – organize lunch runs or join the Colfax Ambassadors for group runs.
- Check out the Relay Leg Details such as Screaming Downhill and Downtown River Trek including stadium run-through.
- Some teams run for fun, some for health, and some for bragging rights!
Virtual Photo Tour
Cruise to the bottom of the page to check out the fun sites along the course – Leg by Leg!
Win Money for Charity
Compete for more than $90,000 in awards for charity – 60 top teams (overall and industry) designate one of our eligible Charity Partners as a recipient. Check out the 2019 winners – Corporate (including Industry), Open, Government. Times are based on chip time. All 5 runners must be employees, or up to 2 of the 5 runners may be family members to be eligible for awards. Coed teams need to ensure they have 1 runner of each sex, for a total of 5 runners.
Bragging Rights by Industry
Compete in your industry for bragging rights and awards. For the Corporate Division, winners are selected by industry (1st, 2nd, 3rd) as well as for Overall (1st, 2nd, 3rd by Male, Female, Coed). Earn bragging rights as well as money for charity! If your team wins, you get to stand on stage and hand a giant check to your charity. Awesome!
Our planned 2020 Industries are Accounting, Construction/Engineering, Consumer Services/Products, Energy/Environment/Geology, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality, Legal, Manufacturing, Nonprofit (non-healthcare), Professional Services/Products, and Technology/Telecom/Broadcasting. Industries may change based on participation.
Check out the 2019 Corporate Overall and Industry winners.
Great tech shirts, car decals, and awesome finisher medals for each runner with detachable mini-medallions for your keychain or necklace. Free runner tracking and digital on-course photo! Don’t miss the awesome afterparty and Michelob Ultra Beer Garden lakeside in City Park.
Run For Charity
Run for one of the largest Charity Partner programs in the country! Over 200 charities participated in 2019. Choose a charity to run for when you register, and they will contact you.
Training & Runs
Announcing the Colfax Training Series! Our Colfax Marathon Ambassadors will join Featured Running Clubs and running store runs with drawings for great Colfax Marathon schwag. Check the TRAINING section for the up-to-date calendar – and great training tips.
Packet Pick Up & Race Day Logistics
Relay Team Packet Pick Up Friday and Saturday, May 15-16, 2020 at the Health & Fitness Expo. No Race Day Packet Pick Up. Detailed race day logistics will be posted in April.