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. 

USATF Colorado 2017 Road Race Grand Prix
July 29th,          10km, Classic 10k, Colorado Springs
October 15th     Half Marathon, Denver Rock 'n Roll, Denver
November 18th 5km, Pumpkin Pie 5km, Denver
There will be Open Prizes and age group prizes for 40+ in 5 year increments.
The following prize money will be available for the 5km and 10km:

• Open Men and Women 1st. $150, 2nd $100, 3rd $50
• Masters Men and Women 1st $75, 2nd $50, 3rd $25

The Rock n Roll Half Marathon has given additional prize money for the open races and will be as follows:
·      Open Men and Women 1st $650, 2nd $350, 3rd 150
·      Masters Men and Women 1st $75, 2nd $50, 3rd 25
As with all USATF Colorado Championship Races athletes must be USATF Colorado Members, Colorado Residents for 6 months and eligible to compete for the US in an international competition.
All runners wishing to be considered for the USATF Colorado Championships must ensure their USATF membership number is current and submitted to the race director.

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.