Pikes Peak Marathon+Ascent
Manitou Springs, CO 80829
Event Dates and Times
(UTC-07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada)
Festivities begin on Wednesday, September 14th at Red Lew Brewing Company, where we will kickoff the race week with the tapping of a special Pikes Peak Marathon beer, name TBD! Then, join us on Thursday for our Scheels race expo and for our traditional Run Fest celebrating Pikes Peak running, with live music in Memorial Park that evening. Friday’s all-day expo will include the opportunity to hear from over 50 international elite athletes. Afterward, we encourage you to join an easy, self-paced community run starting from the expo at 5:00 p.m. in partnership with Salomon and Mountain Chalet. Recover during happy hour afterward while listening to our Pioneers of Pikes Peaks Peak presentation for a bit of history and recommendations regarding Pikes Peak running.
The Pikes Peak Ascent will take place on Saturday. September 17th. Breaking with tradition, this year, the Pikes Peak Ascent will have the honor of being one of the 2022 Golden Trail World Series races along with being part of the North America Golden Trail National Series.
The Scheels expo will continue in Memorial Park, where a live stream of the race will be broadcast. The Pikes Peak Marathon takes place on Sunday, September 18th, with a smaller race expo taking place in Soda Springs park with a live broadcast. As always, the Pikes Peak Marathon will still provide the special opportunity to participate in ‘America’s Ultimate Challenge’ for all levels of trail runners.