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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! In 2019 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!
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
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 14th year…Learn More
POSTPONED UNTIL JUNE 2021 - Stay tuned for the official date! Help knock out cancer by supporting, attending, or fighting at Haymakers for Hope! H4H is rumbling in the Rockies, and First Descents is proud to be a charity partner. …Learn More
First Descents has been named a beneficiary of Tap Cancer Out - a nonprofit that raises funds and awareness for cancer fighting organizations on behalf of the Jiu-Jitsu aka "grappling" community. Outdoor athletes like surfers and climbers have been cross-training in the sport of Brazilian…Learn More