Federal Cup 5K 2017

Saturday, May 20, 2017   •  5k, Free Kid's 1K Fun Run

Address:

Denver Federal Center (DFC)- Lakewood CO at 6th Ave and Kipling St., Lakewood, CO    view map

Registration closed:

Online registration is closed, please register at the event.

Description:

2017 Results are at: 

http://www.runningguru.com/RaceResults.asp?ResultsID=3178&EventID=27564

The 2017 Federal Cup 5K Run and Walk is a timed event at the Denver Federal Center with a 1K Kids Fun Run too!

We are planning a great event this year! Hope to see you there!!

The Early Bib Pick-Up will be on May 11th (11-1) at the DFC Wellness Center at Building 75 (7th and Center Ave). 

The Children's Fun Run - a 1K distance- it's Free but registration is required.

We do not have a paper registration form. If you are unable to complete the on-line registration, please contact the Race Director using the tab to the right for options.

Order early and online if you want the 2017 Federal Cup 5K T-SHIRT, these shirts will NOT be available on race day. We will only be ordering shirts to fill the online orders. Order your t-shirt by APRIL 20th to ensure you get a shirt. Ordering will close at 6pm MST April 20th.

For the Ladies in 2017 you will be able to pre-order a Special Limited Edition Ladies Blingy Federal Cup 5K shirt.  These will NOT be available on race day. Ordering will close at 6pm MST April 20th.

To order the annual 2017 Federal Cup T-Shirt or the Special Edition Ladies Blingy shirt select the Products tab on the right or purchase them during your registration process. 

If you want periodic information about the Federal Cup 5K and you are not on the email list, contact the Race Director (see tab to the right) and provide your email address. Monthly NewsBlasts will be sent with changes, info, and tips about this year's event.

In 2017 the Federal Cup 5K will use timing chips that are attached to the bib. In order to be timed you must wear the bib, but you don't need to return them! Contact the Race Director if you have any questions.

IF YOU WANT TO ESTABLISH A NEW TEAM PLEASE CONTACT THE RACE DIRECTOR BY USING THE TAB TO THE RIGHT OR CALL 303-220-4040.

Sorry, pets are not allowed on Federal Center grounds.

We cannot offer refunds.

Course description:

We plan for the 2017 course to be the same as last year (unless GSA has concerns).  A map of the current planned course and the recommeded parking lots are available at the links provided.

Directions to start:

The start and finish will be near Bicentennial Park off of Main Avenue bounded by 4th Street and 4th Place.

Parking:

Entering at Gate 1 off of Kipling Street (just north of Alameda) puts you on Main Avenue, just stay on this road and you'll see Bicentennial Park on the right. There is a large parking lot west of the park.

Awards info:

Trophies are given to the top three overall individual finishers, male and female. The top three male and female overall finishers do not receive age group medals in addition to their overall trophy awardss (commonly referred to as "double-dipping").  The top three finishers in each age group, male and female, in both the run and walk will received medals.  

In the team competition trophies are awarded to the top three overall teams. The order of team finish is based on the cumulative finishing time of the first four team members to cross the finish line.  All teams are open and must have a minimum of 4 members. Medals are awarded to the four scoring members of the top three teams overall.

Additional info

If you are a WHEELCHAIR PARTICIPANT please contact the Race Director using the tab to the right.

Eligibility

The Federal Cup 5K is open to everyone, but we especially encourage the participation of federal employees, military personnel, retirees and contractors (employed by the military or federal agencies), and their families.

If you have any questions about eligibility, feel free to contact the Race Director using the tab on the right. Be sure to let everyone at your agency or components know about this fun event! See you at the starting line!

Timing

Your bib will have the timing chip on it. You can pick up your bib during the Early Race Packet Event on Thursday, May 11th at the DFC Wellness Center (DFC Building 75). Otherwise, your bib will be issued to you the morning of the event at the registration area.

You MUST WEAR THE BIB during the event to be scored. The Federal Cup 5K is not responsible problems with timing if you do not wear your bib.

Team Registration

This exciting family event is also intended to promote participation through a team competition. Teams need to be any combination of at least 4 people. There can be multiple teams from the same office, organization or family.

IF YOUR TEAM IS NOT LISTED OR YOU WANT TO ESTABLISH A NEW TEAM PLEASE CONTACT THE RACE DIRECTOR BY USING THE TAB TO THE RIGHT OR CALL 303-220-4040.

Packet pickup:

If you register by 5pm MST on Friday May 5, 2017 you will be eligible for early race packet pick-up to get your bib before race day. Early race packet pick-up will take place at the DFC Wellness Center (Building 75 at 7th and Center Avenue) on Thursday May 11th from 11-1pm. All race packets not picked up early will be available on Race Day. 

IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO PICK UP YOUR RACE PACKET BEFORE RACE DAY PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY ON RACE DAY TO GET YOUR BIB SO THE EVENT STARTS ON TIME. Thanks.

Registration info:

The cost for Online Registration is $16 plus a minimal online fee of $1.96.

Race Day Registration is $25. The kids fun run is free, but registration is required.

The annual event t-Shirts are available for pre-sale for only $12 each. Pre-order your 2017 Federal Cup T-Shirt to guarantee your size.  The annual Federal Cup 2017 shirts will NOT be available for purchase on race day.

The Special Edition Ladies Blingy Shirt will only be available for pre-sale also and will NOT be available for sale on race day.

Order a shirt soon so you don't miss out!!

On-Line registration closes on Wednesday May 17th at 6PM MST

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