Saturday, June 29th. 9:00 am. 9 mile and 5k.
This running trail race will start at an elevation of 9693 feet in downtown Victor, Colorado, a prosperous, active Gold Mining Town, located approximately 1 hour southwest of Colorado Springs. The course will utilize the paved streets in Victor, dirt roads and improved mountain trails through historic mining areas. During the race, the participants will climb to an elevation of approximately 10,800 feet at the American Eagles Overlook, travel alongside historic mining structures and enjoy the spectacular vistas of the "World';s Greatest Gold Camp". The views from these trails include Pikes Peak, the Sangre de Cristo Mountain Range and the Victor-Cripple Creek mining district. Overall 9 mile race, male and female winners will receive 1/4 ounce of locally mined gold coin. Overall 9 mile race, male and female winners in each age group will recieve silver. Overall 5k, male and female winners will receive 1oz. of silver.
***First 100 participants to sign up for 9 mile and 5k race will receive a Tech Shirt.***
BLOCK PARTY, ONE FREE BEER PER BIB #
Event schedule and times
5th. Annual, Gold Rush 9 mile and 5k
Saturday, June 29, 2012 9:00 am.
*** 9:00 am - Start of the Gold Rush 9 mile and 5k. ***
7:00 am - 8:45 am - Registration and Check-In at the corner of 3rd and Victor Ave., Victor, Colorado
*** First 100 to sign up will receive Tech Shirt ***