Running of the Bulls
Start: Saturday, September 21, 2013 @ 10:00 AM (MDT)
Estes Park , CO 80517
Registration Closing Date
Friday, September 20, 2013 @ 11:00 AM (MDT)
Partners Mentoring Youth
Our mission is to create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships between positive adult role models and youth facing challenges in their lives. Volunteer and make a difference in your community! www.partnersmentoringyouth.org
Prizes are awarded to the top 3 fund-raisers and top fund-raising team. Visit the Race-Fund Raising page to get started or make a donation. www.active.com/donate/runningbulls2012. Prizes include a 2 night stay in a 3 bedroom cabin at YMCA of the Rockies and $75 gift cards from Riverspointe Spa.
$5 for a race T-shirt with fun artwork by local artist Tim Buck of Local Herd. Purchase with your on-line registration or on race day (depending on supply). Sizes are Youth M - Adult XXL.
Autumn Gold Festival
In downtown Estes Park. Enjoy a festival of Bands, Brats, N' Beer. September 21 & 22. Learn more at www.estesparkcvb.com.
The top overall male and female finishers will receive awards at the post-race ceremony. The top male and female finishers in the following age groups will also be recognized: 1-11, 12-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70&better.
8:30 - 9:45AM-Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup; 9:15AM - Junior Stampede; 10:00AM-3.75 mile Run/Walk Starts; 11:00AM-Awards Ceremony
Participants are encouraged to run in teams. A team must have at least 4 members. The top fundraising team will recieve an award.
We invite all kids to race in our kids 1 mile fun run at 9:15am. This run is free of charge!
Dog Friendly Race
Top Dog Award for first dog finisher, treats for all doggie finishers, and doggie water available. Please use a leash at all times. Please clean-up after them and start towards the back of the line-up. Be aware that elk will be present on the course.
Stroller Friendly Race
Fun award for first child to finish in a stroller. Please register your child (youth 17 & under are free with adult). Please start towards the back of the line up.
Race Day Registration
Day-of registration add $5. Available from 8:30 - 9:45am on race day.
A Big Thanks to Our Sponsors
Estes Park Medical Center, Family Medical Clinic, Realities for Children, US Bank, Aspen Dental Center, Estes Park Mountain Shop, Sterling Kind, Twin Owls Steakhouse, YMCA of the Rockies.
Frequently Asked Questions
Dogs on a leash are welcome. Please clean-up after them and start towards the back of the line-up. Strollers are welcome. Please start towards the back and register your child (youth 17& under are free with adult). The course is a concrete path. The race starts at Lake Estes Marina and begins by going West towards the Visitor's Center. Ear buds, etc. are not recommended but not prohibited. The event is called "Running of the Bulls" in honor of the bull elk that are typcially seen on the course.