The Great Candy Run 5k

Congratulations to all of those who participated in The Great Candy Run 5K!  Take a moment to check out the Race Results!


The Great Candy Run 5K
Sunday, November 9, 2014
Washington Park, Denver
10 am race start

Online, Pre-Race and Race Day Registration Available:

  • Online Registration (use “GOTRISSWEET” (all caps) for discounted race registration)
  • Pre-Race Day Registration Available at Boulder Running Company and Runner’s Roost Stores (October 24th – November 7th until noon)

Boulder Running Company
8116-C W. Bowles Avenue, Littleton, CO – 303.932.6000

Runner’s Roost Stores
1685 S Colorado Blvd, Unit J, Denver – 303.759.8455
437 S Wadsworth Blvd, Unit B, Lakewood – 303.991.1851
6554 S Parker Road, #107, Aurora – 303.766.3411

  • Race Day Registration:  Starts at 8:30 am and closes at 9:45 am

ALL Girls on the Run participants are ALREADY signed up for this race. Only Parents, Friends, Family, Running Buddies need to register for the event.

Registration Fees:

  • Youth (12 and under): $25
  • Adult (13 and over): $35
  • Adults 60 and over: $25
  • Family 4 Pack (online only): $95

Packet Pickup – Beat the Rush:

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Saturday, November 8th at Runners Roost Denver

Event Day:

8:30-9:45 AM Registration & Packet Pick-Up
9:30 AM Family Festival & Vendor Expo Opens
9:45 AM Coda Coffee Kids Fun Run
10:00AM 5K Run/Walk
Awards immediately following 5K Run/Walk


Course will again start on the outside of Washington Park close to the intersection of Franklin & Louisiana. The course will take you around the perimeter and then into the park to finish on the famed diagonal. Parking is available at South High School and surrounding areas.

Course Map can be found on the registration page.

Directions and Parking:

Washington Park is located at 1700 E. Louisiana Avenue, Denver, CO.  The race begins near the intersection of Franklin and Louisiana which is on the east side of the park.  On street parking is available around the park.

Race Day Volunteer:

Spend a day volunteering at the race!  The girls in our program will run this 5k as a celebration to end their season.  It could not happen without the help of our 5k volunteers.  Various volunteer tasks and time slots are available.

Please fill out our Volunteer Form to be a race day volunteer for the Denver 5k!

*Registration Note:  Please enter “GOTR” in the group field.
Also, if you are a member of a group (corporate or sorority partner), please list “GOTR” followed by your group name in the group field.

Another option for race day is to volunteer as a Running Buddy.   Take a moment to check out our Volunteer page.  You’ll find a description of the Running Buddy role — be sure to apply!