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Run for the Ring

Sat August 4, 2018 Denver, CO US 80045 Directions


Day-of Registration ($40/ 5K & $15/ Fun Run) will be available at the event on August 4, 2018 beginning at 7:00am.

Walk or run for your (type) 1! 

The 4th Annual Run for the Ring 5K and Kids Fun Run is an event for everyone, whether you’re a competitive runner or want to enjoy a walk/jog around the beautiful Anschutz Medical Campus. Kids will also love their own track with splash zones, bounce houses, games, and more!

On August 4, 2018, Run for the Ring will bring Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes (BDC) patients, loyal supporters, and running enthusiasts together to run for the brass ring – the cure for type 1 diabetes. All proceeds from this event support the The Guild of the Children’s Diabetes Foundation, whose mission is to fund research, promote diabetes awareness and education, assist families in need, provide continuing education scholarships, and sponsor social activities for children and their families.

Registration includes breakfast bites, timing chip (5K only) race bib, gift bag, awards ceremony, and Run for the Ring t-shirt.*
*Register by July 14, 2018 to guarantee t-shirt. Gift bags will be distributed to the first 400 attendees on event day.

Pre-registration ends at 11:59pm on August 1. Day-of registration will be available at 7:00am on August 4 at the Barbara Davis Center.

Schedule - August 4, 2018:
7:00am - Registration begins
8:00am - 5K Run/Walk begins, Kids Zone opens
Kids Fun Run begins after the 5K Award Ceremony

Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes
1775 Aurora Court
Denver, CO US 80045
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Packet Pickup

Pre-Race Packet Pickup will be available:

Friday, August 3, 2018
Noon - 6:00pm

Runners Roost
1685 S Colorado Blvd J
Denver, CO 80222

You may also pick up your race packet on event day. Registration begins at 7am.

Brass Ring Presenting Sponsor
Media Sponsor
Second Place Sponsor
Third Place Sponsor
Awards Ceremony Sponsor
Valued Sponsors
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Please submit an individual waiver for each participant. Each waiver must have a valid signature. Click here for waivers and instructions.

Awards Categories

Winners will be recognized at the Awards Ceremony following the 5K!

  • Overall Winner
    Run for the Ring's Overall 1st Place Winner will receive a 90 minute massage with Broncos Massage Therapist Jay Kratz 
  • Top Fundraiser
    Top Fundraiser wins a 60 minute massage with a META MVMT Practitioner 
  • Largest Team
    The largest team wins a fun and exciting team-building package, compliments of Bladium Sports & Fitness Club!
    Celebrate with all your favorite camp and sports games condensed into a fun and action packed 2 hours. Winning team gets to choose from Inflatable Obstacle Course Races, Dodgeball, and Capture the Flag. Each member on the largest team will also receive a 50% off services at META MVMT

Age Categories

  • 12 & under: Girls
  • 12 & under: Boys
  • 13 – 17: Girls
  • 13 – 17: Boys
  • 18 – 29: Women
  • 18 – 29: Men
  • 30 – 39: Women
  • 30 – 39: Men
  • 40 – 49: Women
  • 40 – 49: Men
  • 50 – 59: Women
  • 50 – 59: Men
  • 60+: Women
  • 60+: Men

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