Racing

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Challenge your body and mind by racing in Leadville, home of the Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike Race, the Leadville Trail 100 Run, the Father Dyer Postal Route, the Leadville Loppet, and more.

At 10,152’, the views and the experience will leave you breathless.

Father Dyer Postal Route Ski Race

225 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461  |  (719) 486-7392  |  Website >

      Discover North America’s highest backcountry ski race! The Father Dyer Postal Route is a ski mountaineering team race held each April in the Mosquito Range east of Leadville, Colorado. This challenging course takes racers up three peaks over 12,000', including Centennial 13er Dyer Mountain (13,855’), and involves three demanding backcountry ski lines. The route is named for John Lewis Dyer, who ...

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      International Leadville Pack Burro Race

          Burro races are part of the Leadville Boom Days festival, held the first weekend of August each year. Team with a burro to run 21- or 15-mile loops into the mining district and mountains east of Leadville. This race is the second leg of the Western Pack Burro Ass-ociation’s Triple Crown....

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          Leadville Loppet

              Now an American Birkebeiner qualifier, the Leadville Loppet Nordic ski race is held each February as a fundraiser for Leadville's beloved Mineral Belt Trail. ...

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              Leadville Race Series

              316 Harrison Avenue, Leadville, CO 80461 Website >

                  The Blueprint for Athletes Leadville Race Series began in 1983 with just 45 runners making the epic 100-mile trek through rugged Rocky Mountain terrain. Today, the world-renowned series stretches from New York to California and hosts thousands of racers on foot and in the saddle. Year after year, endurance athletes from all over the world test their grit, guts and determination ...

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                  Leadville Ski Joring & Crystal Carnival Weekend

                  Leadville, CO, United States Website >

                      March 2-4, 2018 At the 2018 Ski Joring and Crystal Carnival Weekend, see the unique sport of ski joring and join mountain bike and Nordic ski races, a paintball biathlon, and umpteen other kinds of winter fun! What Is Ski Joring? Leadville ski joring is an action-packed sport where a horse and rider race down snow-packed Harrison Avenue in Leadville's downtown, ...

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