In celebration of our 20th anniversary, please consider a $20 donation to support First Descents and extend the healing power of adventure to young adults impacted by cancer and other serious health conditions.
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 raising money in support of adventures for young adults impacted by cancer and other serious health conditions!
First Descents has fielded 13 straight Leadville 100 MTB teams, this is our 3rd year adding a Leadville 100 Run team to the mix! Last year our 15 runners raised over $53,000 in support of FD! To learn more about joining Team FD please email [email protected]
Click HERE to support our Leadville 100 Trail Run team!
The Out Living It Fest is First Descents’ very own multi-day, multi-sport mountain festival designed to celebrate the healing power of adventure and community! We couldn’t celebrate 20 years without a massive Out Living It celebration so on July 16-19, 2020 we’re…Learn More
Save the date for the 20th Anniversary First Descents Ball! This year, we'll be ringing in 20 incredible years of First Descents programs. We may be celebrating our birthday, but this FD Ball will be about everything that's yet to…Learn More
TransRockies Run is a trail running stage race also known as “Summer Camp for Big Kids”! A six-day stage race traversing the continental divide between Buena Vista and Beaver Creek, the route covers 120 miles through the spectacular Colorado Rockies…Learn More
Join First Descents on June 12-13 for Ragnar Trail Relay in Snowmass, Colorado! What is Ragnar? Teams of 8 individuals will get Out Living it on three separate mountain trails, or "loops" that start and finish at Ragnar Village. Over…Learn More