Après 5K
Photo: ZACH MAHONE

Après 5K

IT’S 5 O’CLOCK SOMEWHERE

Kickoff your GoPro Mountain Games weekend with an evening jaunt on the trails of Vail Mountain.

FRIDAY, JUNE 11
5:30 PM

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Event Overview

FRIDAY, JUNE 11

5:30 PM

If you’re the kind of person who gets antsy watching the action from the sidelines, the Après 5K trail run is a great way to get involved and burn some calories over the weekend. It’s a 5K that isn’t a backbreaker, but it’s not for couch potatoes either.

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IMPORTANT: Registration for this event closes Thursday, June 10 at 6:00 PM. This event will be a mass start.

Times

Times

FRIDAY, JUNE 11

5:30 PM

IMPORTANT: Registration for this event closes Thursday, June 10 at 6:00 PM. This event will be a mass start.

Rules

CATEGORIES:

19 & under – Men & Women
20-29 – Men & Women
30-39 – Men & Women
40-49 – Men & Women
50-59 – Men & Women
60-69 – Men & Women
70+ – Men & Women

FORMAT & RULES:
  • Racers will be sent out in a mass start.
  • A corral will be set up East of the start/finish line for racers to stage in before the race.
  • Athletes will race on the marked 5K course. Along the course, athletes will have to run on all types of terrain ranging from forest service access dirt roads to single track.
  • Please see course map for aid station locations, where water and sports drink will be provided.
  • No tripping, shoving or horseplay will be tolerated and any athlete participating in foul play will be pulled from the course and disqualified.
  • Competitors who start significantly after the posted start time will still be clocked from the mass start time. No exceptions will be made.
  • Dogs are not permitted to run in the Après 5K. Please enter our Rocky Dog Trail Run on Thursday, June 10 if you’d like to run with your pup!
LOCATION:

*UPDATED* The race start and finish is at Mountain Plaza in Vail Village.

Results

Price & Prizes

PRICE

EARLY BIRD // April 9 – May 31, 2021
$40

EVENT PRICING // June 1 – June 10, 2021
$50


PAYOUT

TOTAL PRIZE PURSE: $5,200

MEN – Open
1st – $1,000
2nd – $750
3rd – $500
4th – $250
5th – $100

WOMEN – Open
1st – $1,000
2nd – $750
3rd – $500
4th – $250
5th – $100


PRIZES

1st place overall men and women finishers will win an epic piece of YETI gear!

1st, 2nd and 3rd place men and women finishers in each category will receive a Mountain Games podium exclusive YETI Rambler!

Price & Prizes

Event Map

RACE START & FINISH:

Mountain Plaza in Vail Village

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