To download this file, right-click on the following link and select "Save Target As..." or "Save Link As...":
Download this file


Register at the Boulder Running Company on May 27th and receive 20% off your entire purchase. Thanks, Boulder Running Company!

To register to run or walk, click here!



To sign up click here!

It will take over 100 volunteers to make this happen. If you want to make a difference, click here: I want to serve!



Thank you to all of our sponsors for making this event possible. 

Focus on the Family


Boulder Running Company

Sponsors, vendors, food sales

We need partners to provide resources for this event to happen. All proceeds will be given to local schools to help prevent teen suicides.


Press Information


2017 Run to the Ascent | 5K for Schools

The 2017 Run to the Ascent is set to be a fun event and will make a difference! Run or walk with us:

  • More than 500 pounds of color!
  • Live music, food trucks, fun vendors, and more at the end
  • Kids fun run and kids obstacle course
  • SWAG from sponsors
  • Monkey Ball, teen challenges, and dunk-the-pastor

Frank Shorter

Two-time Olympic medalist Frank Shorter will be our starting marshal! Frank will be autographing his new book, My Marathon

This year's theme - School Spirit

Awards for the best school spirit will be given! 


Suicide is at epidemic levels

Our community is banding together to stop teen suicides in their tracks. Resources for teens will be on site, plus all proceeds go to our local schools to help them with this important work. For more information and ways you can help, visit yellowribbon.org or contact scott@theascentchurch.com.  

If you are not able to sponsor, run, vend, or volunteer and wish to make a donation, consider making a donaiton for the cause. All donations are 100% tax deductible. Donate via Run to the Ascent Donations

To make a difference 

donate no


Race Details

Run to the Ascent | 5K for Schools

  • Saturday, June 17, 2017, 9am start; arrive by 8:30 for parking (streets will close prior to the race)
  • Parking: Lewis Palmer Middle School, The Ascent Church, and other local lots (watch for directions as you arrive and here on this website)

Register now!



Help us promote

Add to your website, share on social media, or print and display to help promote the Run to the Ascent | 5K for Schools (downloading indicates agreement to use these images, unmodified, to promote the 2017 Run to the Ascent | 5K for Schools only).

card (3x4)



poster (11x17)





Invite a Friend

* Friend's Name:

* Friend's Email Address:

* Your Name:

* Your Email Address:

Message to your Friend:

The image below ONLY contains letters.