Saturday, Jul 21, 2018 @ 7:00 AM

Kickers For Kids Fun Run

199 County Line Rd

Palmer Lake, CO 50 Miler, 50K, Marathon, 1/2 Marathon, 10K, 5K, 0.82 Miler

This Event Took Place Sat. Jul 21, 2018

Cancelled Event

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

2020 Kickers For Kids Fun Run

"Wake Up And Smell The Pine Trees" at the 4th Annual Kickers For Kids Fun Run located at the Palmer Lake Regional Recreation Area in Palmer Lake, Colorado on Saturday, July 18, 2020. The 2020 Kickers For Kids Fun Run is an event for all levels of runners and a great opportunity to just get out, exercise, and enjoy all of the beauty of the New Santa Fe Regional Trail under a nice warm Colorado summer sun.

Choose your Santa Fe Trail course of 0.82 Miles, 5K, 10K, 13.1 Miles, 26.2 Miles, 50K, 50 Miles (Solo, 3-Person Relay), 100K and 100 Miles we’ll provide you with the tools (i.e. Aid Stations, Hydration, Encouragement) to accomplish your personal distance goal. Run, Walk, or feel free to stop and take pictures of Mother Nature while on your Santa Fe Trail running journey because the 2020 Kickers For Kids Fun Run is a NO PRESSURE running event!

This event is being designed to promote recreational physical fitness, to showcase the beautiful Santa Fe Trail, and to help raise funds for the Landsharks Running Club (K - 6 Grade) of Colorado Springs, Colorado. All proceeds (minus event expenses) from the 2020 Kickers For Kids Fun Run will be donated to the Landsharks Running Club so they can continue to bring the great sport of running to Elementary Schools throughout the Greater Colorado Springs Area.

For more information on the Landsharks Running Club please visit their website at the following link: www.landsharksrunningclub.com

The 2020 Kickers For Kids Fun Run...No Hype...No Hoopla...Just Running!

Event Location:
Palmer Lake Regional Recreation Area
199 County Line Road
Palmer Lake, Colorado 80133

Available Courses

All 2020 Kickers For Kids Fun Run courses will be held on the New Santa Fe Regional Trail and will Start/Finish at the Palmer Lake Regional Recreation Area (Elevation 7,240):

[1] 0.82 Mile
[2] 5K
[3] 10K
[4] 13.1 Mile
[5] 26.2 Mile
[6] 50K
[7] 50 Mile
[8] 50 Mile Relay (3 Person)
[9] 100K
[10] 100 Mile <== NEW for 2020…Please note that due to a recent incident at the American the Beautiful Park in Downtown Colorado Springs, Colorado...The “Front Range 100 Miler” Course for 2020 is being changed to a 25 Mile Out-N-Back Course (50 Miles) plus 50 Miles ran around the Palmer Lake Loop (61 Laps) at the Palmer Lake Regional Recreation Area in Palmer Lake, Colorado.  Course Cutoff Time for the “Front Range 100 Miler” is set at 30 Hours.

To Celebrate the Inaugural Front Range 100 Miler, the Kickers For Kids Fun Run will be offering Runners a "Buy One, Get One" BOGO Promo Code with their 100 Mile Registration! This BOGO Promo Code can be given to ONE Friend/Family Member so they can run and enjoy the “100 Mile Course” with you for FREE in Calendar Year 2020!

50 Mile Relay (3 Person) Detail:
- Team Captain remits Registration Fee for the entire team
- 1 Female Runner Required

3-Person Course:
- Leg 1 (Runner 1) => Starting Line To Baptist Road Aid Station (♒︎ 6.0 Miles)
- Leg 2 (Runner 2) => Baptist Road Aid Station To Woodmen Road Aid Station (♒︎ 10.8 Miles)
- Leg 3 (Runner 3) => Woodmen Road Aid Station To Monument Valley Park (♒︎ 7.5 Miles)
- Leg 4 (Runner 3) => Monument Valley Park Aid Station To Woodmen Road Aid Station (♒︎ 8.0 Miles)
- Leg 5 (Runner 2) => Woodmen Road Aid Station To Baptist Road Aid Station (♒︎ 10.8 Miles)
- Leg 6 (Runner 1) => Baptist Road Aid Station To Finish Line (♒︎ 6.7 Miles)

Please Note: A portion of the 26.2 Mile, 50K, 50 Mile (Solo, 3-Person Relay), 100K and 100 Mile courses run through the U.S. Air Force Academy and they have the authority to close this section of the Santa Fe Trail without notice. In the event of a trail closing, an alternate challenge route will be designed and communicated to all runners.

Starting Times

2020 Kickers For Kids Fun Run starting times:
[1] 100 Mile Course: 6:00 AM
[2] 100K Course: 7:30 AM
[3] 50 Mile Course (Solo, 3-Person Relay): 7:30 AM
[4] 50K Course: 7:30 AM
[5] 26.2 Mile Course: 7:30 AM
[6] 13.1 Mile Course: 7:30 AM
[7] 10K Course: 7:30 AM
[8] 5K Course: 7:30 AM
[9] 0.82 Mile Course: 7:30 AM

Aid Stations

There will be Aid Stations placed about every 3-6 Miles on the Santa Fee Trail with a 9 Mile Gap between one Aid Station for those running the 26.2 Mile, 50K, 50 Mile (Solo, 3-Person Relay), 100K, and 100 Mile Courses…Enjoy!!!

Restroom Facilities

Restroom Facilities will be available at the following locations:
[1] Palmer Lake Regional Recreation Area
[2] 3rd Street Trailhead
[3] Baptist Road Trailhead
[4] Woodmen Road Trailhead
[4] Other/TBD

Fun Run Swag

All runners will receive an Event Shirt at packet pickup with the 2020 Kickers For Kids Fun Run logo. Runners will also receive a Finisher Award after they run, walk, or crawl across the Finish Line!

Special awards will be handed out to the first 3 Female and to the first 3 Male participants to run, walk, or crawl across the Finish Line in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each course distance.

Packet Pickup

3 Packet Pickup Options:
[1] TBD
[2] TBD
[3] TBD

Event Parking

The Palmer Lake Regional Recreation Area has limited parking spaces so please carpool if possible. Additional parking will be available on the other side of the park lake adjacent to Highway 105.

Race Director

Darin Lewandowski
Sasquatch Running Company
Owner, Race Director, and Ultra Runner
719-400-5122 (Cell)

Facebook: #KickersForKids
Facebook: #SasquatchRunningCompany or #GoSquatchin

Email: KickersForKids@gmail.com

Local time: 7:46 AM
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