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First Descents Ball

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 outdoor programs. This special event will welcome more than 300 of our closest friends, business leaders, philanthropists, and entrepreneurs from…

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Events

First Descents Ball
Mar 25, 2023 Avon, CO

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…

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2023 Ragnar Trail Relay – Snowmass
Jun 9, 2023 Snowmass, CO

Join First Descents in June 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 a…

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2023 Leadville 100 MTB
Aug 12, 2023 Leadville, CO

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 16th year…

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2023 TransRockies Run
Aug 14, 2023 Buena Vista, US

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…

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2023 Leadville Trail 100 Run
Aug 19, 2023 Leadville, CO

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…

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2023 SBT GRVL
Aug 20, 2023 Steamboat Springs, CO

Join Team First Descents in August for the SBT GRVL race in Steamboat Springs! SBT GRVL is a world-class gravel race experience held on the greatest gravel roads on Earth in and around the magnificent Steamboat Springs, CO. The unique…

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2023 TCS NYC Marathon
Nov 5, 2023 New York, NY

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.…

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