AWARDS 2019

Marathon

Male 1st Place- Luke Metzger - 02:57:38 Female 1st Place -Laura Cortez - 03:46:59

Male 2nd Place - Bryan Baroffio - 03:39:05 Female 2nd Place - Rachael Jensen - 03:29:29

Male 3rd Place - Timothy Carron - 03:48:41 Female 3rd Place - Ellen Keaveny - 03:38:48

Male 4th Place - Peter Samuelson - 03:46:59 Female 4th Place - Karen Krob - 03:43:30

Half Marathon

Male 1st Place- Geoffrey Kipchomba - 01:06:13 Female 1st Place -Elvin Kibet - 01:16:38

Male 2nd Place -Dylan Belles - 01:08:19 Female 2nd Place - Janet Bawcom - 01:22:54

Male 3rd Place - Tyler McClandless - 01:08:33 Female 3rd Place - Georgia Porter - 01:22:54

Male 4th Place - Kiya Dandena - 01:11:52 Female 4th Place - Kennedy Rufener - 01:22:56

MASTERS

Half Marathon

Male 1st Place- Zach Watson - 01:22:22 Female 1st Place -Katie McGee - 01:28:05

Male 2nd Place -Hoffman Shorty - 01:30:06 Female 2nd Place - Meghan Waschbusch - 01:38:13

Male 3rd Place - Anthony Bonanno- 01:33:36 Female 3rd Place - Megan Fibbe - 01:40:14

in celebration of our 20th year we have opened up the 2020 race registration early. take an extra discount if you register for the marathon or half marathon before NOV. 15, 2019. use code NOV2019

Half Marathon

  • Oct 1 - Feb 14 - $55

  • Feb 15 - Jul 10 - $70 Shirt & Size Guarantee Ends Jul. 10th

  • Jul 11 - Aug 12 - $80

  • Aug 13 - Aug 15 - $90

Marathon

  • Oct 1 - Feb 14 - $70

  • Feb 15 - Jul 12 - $85 Shirt Size Guarantee Ends Jul. 10th

  • Jul 11 - Aug 12 - $95

  • Aug 13 - Aug 15 - $105

    (Please note: Race shirts are part of the Marathon & Half Marathon perks. Kids Fun Runners do not receive a shirt)

  • Kids Fun Run

    • Oct. 1- Jul. 10- $10

    • Jul. 11- Aug. 15 - $15

      PERKS

    • All Marathon & Half Marathon runners are timed and receive a race shirt, 1/2 off bib tab at the Ouray Hot Springs Pool and Box Canyon Park and a free microbrew at the finish (21 and over) and a finisher's medal

    • Kids Fun Run runners receive a finisher medal.

RACE INFORMATION

Set your sights on the half or full marathon and start training today! And, if you have a little one, include them in the fun by signing them up for the kid's race.

The full and half marathon return to the Ouray to Ridgway course for another year. This is the 20th annual half marathon and 10th annual marathon. Count on another great event!

THANK YOU 2019 Race Elite Runners for competing in our race, we hope to see you back in 2020.

We will provide support on the course until 1:00 pm so that all the marathon and half marathon participants have plenty of time to finish.  We love our walkers and any of our participants are free to walk or run the course at any point during the race. Again, there will be plenty of race staff and refreshments at the finish line for all!

Ouray - August 15, 2020

All Marathon & Half Marathon runners are timed and receive a race shirt, 1/2 off bib tab at the Ouray Hot Springs Pool and Box Canyon Park and a free microbrew at the finish (21 and over) and a finisher's medal. 

Kids Fun Run runners receive a finisher medal.

Start Time: Marathon 6:30am / Half Marathon 7:30am

Kids Fun Run 10:30am

Location:

  • Marathon: Ridgway Athletic Park, Ridgway, Colorado

  • Half Marathon: Ouray Hot Springs Park, Ouray, Colorado

  • Kids Fun Run: Ridgway Athletic Park, Ridgway, Colorado

     

Walk up registration and packet pick up for all races available, Friday August 14, 2020, 5:00 - 8:00 pm at Ouray Community Center located next to Ouray City Hall at 320 6th Avenue, Ouray, Co 81427

Day of race August 15, 2020

Marathon starts at 6:30 am Ridgway Athletic Park (No Day of race registration)

Half- Marathon Registration and packet pick is 6:30-7:00 am, at Ouray Community Center located next to Ouray City Hall at 320 6th Avenue, Ouray, Co 81427. Allow at least 10 minutes to walk to start line on Main street. Race starts at 7:30 am
Marathoners can get their packet at the Ridgway Athletic Park starting line at 6:00 am. Race starts at 6:30 am

Kids Race registration on site at Ridgway Athletic Park opens at 9:00 am and race at 10:30 am Ridgway Athletic Park

Registration

Similar to other races in the industry, Mt. Sneffels does not refund entry fees, an entry fee into this year’s race does not transfer to next year’s event. This policy applies to individuals with injuries, unexpected business, family emergencies, etc. Additionally, the fee is nonrefundable if the event is canceled due to the threat of or acts of God, war, terrorism, disaster, earthquake, government regulation and/or for economic/financial reasons.  While Mt. Sneffels does not offer refunds or deferrals, registrants may transfer their registrations to a different event on the same day or to another person.

Prize Money / Awards / Categories

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PACKET PICK-UP OURAY COMMUNITY CENTER

Packet Pick-Up for both races will be held at the Ouray Community Center next to Ouray City Hall 320 6th Avenue, Ouray, Co 81427,  on Friday, Aug 14th, from 5-8:00 pm. Packets will also be available for the Half Marathon the morning of the race 6:30 am - 7:00 am at the Ouray Community Center next to Ouray City Hall, .320 6th Avenue, Ouray, Co. 81427 ( located 10 minutes from the start line) Marathoners can get their packet at the Ridgway Athletic Park starting line at 6:00 am. 

RACE DETAILS

The 13.1 mile Half-Marathon course begins at the Ouray Hot Springs Park, north of town in Ouray, Colorado. The race winds through the city of Ouray and then goes north on County Road 17 to County Road 23 along the Uncompahgre River Valley and into the town of Ridgway.

The Full Marathon starts in Ridgway, goes to Ouray on the same course, and returns to Ridgway. The elevation of Ouray is 7792 ft. and the elevation of Ridgway is 6985 ft. This course is primarily on a dirt county road. It's a beautiful route.

The Course

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