This August, a team of committed riders take on the epic Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike Race – 104 miles long with over 14,000 feet of elevation gain at altitudes up to 12,600 feet. In 2015, Team FD hit an amazing milestone by surpassing $1 Million raised since its 2007 inception. It is an incredible accomplishment for a group of intrepid, committed, huge-hearted mountain-bikers. This year will be the 10th Annual First Descents Leadville Ride. Read more here.
* 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
*Reach out to [email protected] to learn more about volunteer opportunities. 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…Learn More
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