Heart Throb 5k

Saturday February 14, 2015
Arvada, CO US 80004
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Start Time: 10:00am
500 spots left.
Registration Opens July 31, 2014 @ 2:00am ET
Price: $25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee +
Price increases to $30.00 after September 1, 2014 @ 2:00am ET.
Registration Starting Registration Ending Price
July 31, 2014 @ 2:00am ET September 1, 2014 @ 2:00am ET $25.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee What is this?
September 1, 2014 @ 2:01am ET February 1, 2015 @ 2:00am ET $30.00 Race Fee + $2.50 SignUp Fee What is this?
February 1, 2015 @ 2:01am ET February 13, 2015 @ 10:00pm ET $35.00 Race Fee + $3.00 SignUp Fee What is this?

Group Pricing for 5k

December 26, 2014 @ 10:35pm ET - February 12, 2015 @ 10:00pm ET
Group Pricing 5 or more members (5 - 99 Registrants): $5.00 Discount per Registrant
8001 W 59th Ave
Arvada, CO US 80004


Start: Saturday, February 14, 2015, 10:00 AM

Online Registration Closing Date

Friday, February 13, 2015 @ 8:00 PM


Starting at Memorial Park in Arvada, CO and winding through the beautiful Ralston Creek Trail and local streets, this is a scenic race! As you run, all of your fans will be able to see you from the start line, then walk less than 1/3 of a mile to see you at two different points before cheering on your finish. This is a very spectator friendly venue!

Be a part of our community-based race as we partner with the Arvada Food Bankto restock their cupboards after a busy holiday season. Each participant will receive a Heart Throb short-sleeved T-shirt.  (Gender specific styling)

$25 early bird registration during the month of August.

$30 advance registration from September 1 until January 24 at midnight.

$35 regular registration until February 7 at 8PM.

$40 race day (8:30-9:30 AM onsite at the park)


8:30-9:30AM: Race Day Registration - @ Memorial Park

10:00 AM 5K Start

10:45 AM Post-Race Awards

11:00 AM After Party in Olde Town Arvada

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Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at

Dogs are welcome in the park, but we ask that you leave your pup with your spectators during the run for the sake of congestion on the course.


Women:  These shirts run SMALL - they are a junior fit (very slim cut, a little longer in length.)

The race shirts are a cotton/poly blend.  Men's shirts run true to size; women's are a smaller, junior fit.  You have the option of requesting a men's or women's shirt during the registration process.


Did you know that this event also has a virtual, sister event?  That's right!  Your friends and family in other parts of the nation or the world can sign up for the virtual race and they'll get a race shirt and bib number and be entered into a separate raffle for prizes!  Send them this link for more information:


Remember, we're raising food for the Arvada Community Food Bank until Valentines Day.  Bring your non-perishible food items to the race where we will collect it from you! For every 5 items, you'll get a raffle ticket.  Many prizes will be given away!


Due to the size of the race and the course on the street this year, we ask that you do NOT race with a stroller in this event.


Please remember, it is a WINTER race, and as such, there is always the possibility that snow and or ice may be present in areas on the course.  Dress appropriately.  This race will run rain or shine or snow.  There are no registration refunds.  If you registered for the event but were unable to make it on race day, please return your timing chip.  Click here for instructions:


Pick up your race number and shirt at advanced packet pick up on Thursday, February 12, 2015 from 4 PM to 7PM.  You may pick up packets for others in your group.  If you signed up as a team, your packets will be avaiable for a 'group pick-up' so you only need to send one person to get the gear for your entire group.   Also, we'll be taking onsite registrations at that time as well, so bring along a friend and they can sign up, too!



If you have a family members and friends who want to cheer you on AND get all the perks of racing encourage them to sign up as a volunteer!   Volunteers who work a shift of 4 hours or more also receive a free entry into a future 3W Races 5k or 10k event - that's pretty cool!

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