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Aspen Backcountry Marathon & Half Marathon
August 12, 2017 @ 6:30 am - 3:00 pm UTC-6
26.2 | 13.1 over $8,000 in cash and prizes. August 12, 2017
Get your legs and lungs ready for the best single track race you will ever run (and the most scenic)!
The Aspen Backcountry Marathon starts & finishes in the heart of downtown Aspen,CO at Rio Grande Park where participants will be greeted by a crowd of spectators and supporters – our finish coincides with the Ducky Derby festival – a great family event!
Marathon Cash Purse:
1st place Male and Female = $600
2nd place Male and Female = $400
3rd place Male and Female = $200
1st place Male and Female = $150 Adidas Gift Card
King of the Mountain – Marathon, Male and Female – $250 Adidas Gift Card**
King of the Mountain – 1/2 Marathon, Male and Female – winner’s plaque**
Top Three finishers by age-group for the Marathon (19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+) will receive an Adidas gift card for $150.
Top Three finishers by age-group for the 1/2 Marathon (19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+) will receive a ribbon.
All finishers will recieve a Stainless Steel Pint Glass.
The Aspen Backcountry Marathon and Half Marathon is a CUPLESS COURSES! For hydration, you can purchase a reusable / foldable soft-cup from UltrAspire for $6 during the registration process or provide your own hydration.
Email [email protected] with any questions.
Go to our website for information on discounted lodging.
Super early registration discount starts on 12/1, price goes up 2/1/17.
* you must finish the race to recieve the KOM prizes