GP-Series.jpg         Colorado LDR Grand Prix Series

USATF Colorado is proud to be a partner with seven great long distance running events around the state, which also serve as USATF state championship events.  In conjunction with popular, estabished competitions, we're conducting races with distances ranging from 5 miles to 25 kilometers over terrain varying from flat and fast to mountainous, plus a cross country event.   
Prize money and USATF State Championship medals are awarded to top open and masters finishers in these races.  In 2012, this totaled more than $20,000.  In order to be eligilble for the prize money, athletes must be US citizens, residents of Colorado, and Colorado members of USA Track & Field.

2016 Grand Prix Series Events

2015 Grand Prix Series Events

  • Colorado Association Mile Championships, Boulder, CO
  • Colorado Association Half Marathon Championships, Colorado Springs, 
  • Colorado Association 10km Championships, Littleton, December 11th
  • Colorado Association 5km Championships, 
  • Colorado Association Cross Country Championships, Boulder, CO, November


2012 Grand Prix Series Events

  • March 4 - USATF Colorado State 10 Mile Championships at the Pueblo Spring Runoff  $2,500 prize purse.
  • April 1 - USATF Colorado State 5 Mile Championships at the Boulder Spring 5 Miler  $2,500 prize purse.
  • August 5 - USATF Colorado State 10K Championships at the Evergreen Town Race 10K  $2,500 prize purse.
  • August 12 - USATF Colorado State Men's Half Marathon Championships at the Mt. Sneffels Half Marathon $2,000 prize purse.
  • September 16 - USATF Colorado State 25K Championships at the Lead King Loop 25K  $1,300 prize purse.
  • October 20 - USATF Colorado State Cross Country Championships at the RMAC Conference Meet Open Race  $1,500 prize purse.
  • October 21 - USATF Colorado State Open Half Marathon Championships at the Boulder Half Marathon $5,000 prize purse

Grand Prix Series Bidding
The application to conduct a 2013 championship series race is now available here
Applications are due back to USATF Colorado by December 9th, and selections will be announced in mid to late December.