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The Fall Affair is FIRST DESCENTS’ new fall fundraising extravaganza. This year’s speak-easy themed event includes a Moses Jones, an incredible 12 peice band, food from renowned Top-Chef winner Hosea Rosenberg and Blackbelly Catering, and complimentary wine, beer and specialty cocktails.
There will be plenty of seating at this event, but there will not be a traditional seated dinner as we have done in the past. The evening’s program will encourage interactivity, movement throughout our incredible food stations, and most of all, DANCING!
The TransRockies Run, otherwise known as "Summer Camp for Big Kids," is a six-day, 120 mile trail running stage race from Buena Vista to Beaver Creek. With spectacular views of the Colorado Rockies, the TransRockies Run is an adventure of…Learn More
Run the New York City Marathon to support First Descents! Challenge yourself to run 26.2 miles across all 5 boroughs in New York City. This is the perfect opportunity to bring the Out Living It spirit to the Big City.…Learn More
Does running 100 miles with over 14,000ft of elevation gain through the heart of the Rocky Mountains sound like fun to you? If so you might just be crazy...but what better way to put that 'crazy' to good use than…Learn More
This August, a team of committed riders will take on the infamous Leadville 100 Mountain Bike Race in Leadville, CO - 104 miles long with over 14,000 feet of elevation gain at altitudes up to 12,600 feet. This will be the 15th year…Learn More