This year will be the 6th year First Descents has fielded a team for the Leadville 100 Trail Run. 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!
The fundraising minimum to join Team First Descents is $3,500. Team FD athletes will receive the following benefits:
We are now accepting inquiries for our 2024 team. To learn more and join our list of interested athletes, please fill out the form below.Inquire Now!
* Reach out to [email protected] to learn more about volunteer opportunities. 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
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Save the date for the 16th Annual First Descents Ball at the Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch in Beaver Creek, Colorado! We hope you'll join us as we honor and celebrate the healing power of adventure and over two decades of life-changing…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