Elevate Kids 3rd Annual Fun Run 2024

1461 Riverfront Dr, Grand Junction, CO 81501, USA


If you are supporting a school, please be sure to select Teams > JOIN A TEAM when registering and choose your school/team name.

NEW CATEGORY ALERT! Have Kids 4 & Under? We're offering a Hatchling Hustle just for them. And it's FREE when you register at https://elevatekids.org/
The Elevate Kids Fun Run is officially fun for the whole family!



Shirts are available in youth x-small to x-large, women's specific small to 2XL and men's small to 3XL sizes.

Adult sizing is unisex and women's specific.

For the women's specific shirt please size up one size as they tend to run small.

This event is for all ages and all abilities, whether you're in it to win, or you're out for a fun Sunday morning walk.  Come out and take a step to help kids in Grand Junction by participating in the 2.5K, 5K, or 10k distance.  

The run/walk will take place on April 14th at Las Colonias Park, 1461 Riverfront Drive, Grand Junction, CO 81501.

Proceeds benefit Elevate Kids, a non-profit organization that is raising money to support local grade school and middle school P.E. programs, Kids Aid and Girls on the Run. -- See charity information at https://elevatekids.org/donate/

Registration price increases on March 15th and again on April 12th at late registration so don't delay, register today! 

Registration Pricing
Early Bird - 2.5k ($25) | 5k ($40) | 10k ($55)
March 15, 2024 - $5 price increase -- 2.5k ($30) | 5k ($45) | 10k ($60)
April 12, 2024 - $10 price increase -- 2.5k ($35) | 5k ($50) | 10k ($65)

Late Registration will be open online Friday, April 12th until event start on Sunday, April 14th. 
NOTE: Shirts are not guaranteed to late registrants.


Friday, April 12, 2024 
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM Bib Pickup and Late Registration

Pick up your Bib and Packet on Friday at Summit Canyon Mountaineering and you'll receive a 20% off coupon good April 12 - 14, 2024.

Summit Canyon Mountaineering
416 Main Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501


Race Day Event Schedule - Sunday, April 14, 2024

7:00 AM Bib Pickup/Late Registration

8:30 AM 10K Start

8:40 AM 5K Start

8:50 AM 2.5K Start

9:50 AM Hatchling Hustle

10:00 AM Awards

Thank you for leaving your pets at home for the safety of other runners. 

Parents with strollers welcome.

Course Maps

Awards will be presented to the top overall male and female finishers and the top 3 male and female finishers in each of the following age groups:

  • 5 and under (5K & 2.5K Only)
  • 6-9
  • 10-14
  • 15-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60+