10K Spring Runoff
Photo: RICK LOHRE

10K Spring Runoff

TRAIL RUN AT 9K FEET

Looking for something more challenging than the Après 5K? Then this is the race for you!

SUNDAY, JUNE 13
8:00 AM

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Event Overview

SUNDAY, JUNE 13

8:00 AM

Challenge the Vail Valley’s best trail runners along with top professionals at almost 9,000 feet as you compete for a cash purse. This course will truly test your fitness with its constant elevation changes and mountainous terrain. Start training now for one of the most challenging 10Ks in the nation!

IMPORTANT: Registration for this event closes Saturday, June 12 at 6:00 PM. Wave/Start order for this event will be posted online Saturday, June 12 at 8:00 PM.

Times

Times

SUNDAY, JUNE 13

8:00 AM

IMPORTANT: Registration for this event closes Saturday, June 12 at 6:00 PM. Wave/Start order for this event will be posted online Saturday, June 12 at 8:00 PM.

Rules

RACE 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 waves.
  • Start positions within each wave will not be pre-determined and it is up to the athlete to get into desired start location.
  • Athletes will race on the marked course which will be approximately 10-11K depending on snow levels and trail conditions. Along the course, athletes will have to run on all types of terrain ranging from forest service access dirt roads to single track.
  • Course will be pre-marked on Friday, June 11.
  • 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 their wave’s start time. No exceptions will be made.
  • Dogs are not permitted to run in the 10K Spring Runoff. Please enter our Rocky Dog Trail Run on Thursday, June 10 if you’d like to run with your pup!
LOCATION:

*NEW FOR 2021* The race start is located at Golden Peak and the race finish is at Mountain Plaza in Vail Village.

COVID-19 PROTOCOLS:
  • RACE DAY PROTOCOL
    • Race entries will be limited to 50 athletes for each starting wave.
    • Waves will start every 10 minutes.
    • Staff, signs and ground markings will ensure proper physical distancing as athletes stage in their respective waves prior to the start of the race.
    • Athletes must wear a face mask in the start and finish areas.
    • Athletes may remove their mask at the start line just prior to the race start.
    • At the end of the race, athletes are asked to wear their mask.
    • Racers will adhere to all social distancing protocols at the start and finish lines.
    • Aid Station(s) on course will be staffed. Water coolers will be available with a staff member disinfecting after each use.
    • Individually wrapped food items (energy bars/gels) may be available at the Aid Station(s) and start/ finish line.
    • Spectating is discouraged.
    • For a full list of COVID-19 policies and protocols at the 2021 GoPro Mountain Games, click here.
    • All protocols subject to change based on updated state, county and local guidelines.

Price & Prizes

PRICE

EARLY BIRD // April 9 – May 31, 2021
$55

EVENT PRICING // June 1 – June 12, 2021
$65


PAYOUT

TOTAL PRIZE PURSE: $11,500

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

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


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!

MEN – Overall
1st – Adidas shoe + gear voucher
2nd – Adidas shoe voucher
3rd – Adidas shoe voucher

WOMEN – Overall
1st – Adidas shoe + gear voucher
2nd – Adidas shoe voucher
3rd – Adidas shoe voucher

MEN & WOMEN – 19 & Under
1st – $50 Vail Resorts Retail Gift Card

MEN & WOMEN – 20-29
1st – $50 Vail Resorts Retail Gift Card

MEN & WOMEN – 30-39
1st – $50 Vail Resorts Retail Gift Card

MEN & WOMEN – 40-49
1st – $50 Vail Resorts Retail Gift Card

MEN & WOMEN – 50-59
1st – $50 Vail Resorts Retail Gift Card

MEN & WOMEN – 60-69
1st – $50 Vail Resorts Retail Gift Card

MEN & WOMEN – 70+
1st – $50 Vail Resorts Retail Gift Card

Price & Prizes

Event Map

RACE START:

*NEW FOR 2021* Golden Peak

FINISH:

Mountain Plaza in Vail Village