20 Years Out Living It

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.

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Out Living It Festival

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 gathering hundreds of supporters, alumni, and friends in Buena Vista, Colorado for one epic weekend! There’ll be rafting, mountain biking,…

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Join us for the 2019 First Descents Brooklyn Bash

2019 First Descents Brooklyn Bash

The First Descents NYC Local Adventure Community invites you to join us for our third annual Brooklyn Bash.  This year's Bash will celebrate a Fall week of grit and gratitude as we cheer on our NYC Marathon runners and celebrate our NYC programs. Join us as we sip on complimentary handcrafted cocktails made from the New York Distilling Company's own…

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Events

20th Anniversary First Descents Ball
Mar 21, 2020 Avon, CO

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…

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2020 Ragnar Trail Relay – Snowmass
Jun 12, 2020 Snowmass, CO

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…

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Out Living It Festival
Jul 16, 2020 South Main, Buena Vista, Colorado, CO

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…

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2020 TransRockies Run
Aug 3, 2020 Buena Vista, CO to Beaver Creek, CO

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…

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2020 Leadville 100 MTB
Aug 15, 2020 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 14th year First…

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2020 Leadville Trail 100 Run
Aug 22, 2020 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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