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2021 TransRockies Run

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 with stunning fourteener views all along the route. At the end of each stage, runners gather in camp to recover, socialize…

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Celebrate the future of First Descents!

14th Annual FD Ball

We can't wait to finally come together for the First Descents Ball! 2021 will bring the community, celebration and out living it spirit that we've all been missing. So, save the date for the First Descents Ball! While 2020 was not the year we hoped for, our sights are on the future. This long awaited FD Ball is about everything…

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Join us for an epic Out Living It weekend

Out Living It Festival

The Out Living It Festival is First Descents’ very own multi-day, multi-sport mountain festival designed to celebrate the healing power of adventure and community! After a global pandemic and two Festival postponements, we're excited to finally celebrate over two decades of adventures with a massive Out Living It celebration! Make plans to join us next year on July 7-10, 2022.…

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Events

Haymakers for Hope: Rumble in the Rockies III
Jun 1, 2021 Denver, CO

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. …

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2021 Ragnar Trail Relay – Snowmass
Jun 11, 2021 Snowmass, CO

Join First Descents next 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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2021 Cascade Lakes Relay
Jul 30, 2021 Bend, OR, US

Join First Descents on July 30th - 31st for this year's Cascade Lakes Relay! We're currently looking for runners to fill our 12 person team and raise funds and awareness for FD. Each runner will be responsible for running three…

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2021 TransRockies Run
Aug 2, 2021 Buena Vista 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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2021 Leadville 100 MTB
Aug 14, 2021 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…

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2021 Leadville Trail 100 Run
Aug 21, 2021 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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First Descents Ball
Oct 23, 2021 Avon, CO

We can't wait to finally come together for the First Descents Ball! 2021 will bring the community, celebration and out living it spirit that we've all been missing. So, save the date for the First Descents Ball! While 2020 was…

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2021 TCS NYC Marathon
Nov 7, 2021 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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Out Living It Festival
Jul 7, 2022 South Main, Buena Vista, CO

The Out Living It Festival is First Descents’ very own multi-day, multi-sport mountain festival designed to celebrate the healing power of adventure and community! After a global pandemic and two Festival postponements, we're excited to finally celebrate over two decades…

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