SAN DIEGO, Calif. — September 17, 2013 — ACTIVE Network and Colfax Marathon reunite as the marathon enters its ninth year. Founded in 2006 and established by the cities of Denver, Aurora and Lakewood, the marathon features seven events over the course of two days, including a marathon, half marathon, urban 10 miler, marathon relay, corporate cup relay, government cup relay, and 5K. The event has doubled in the last three years reaching 14,000 participants in 2013, and now features one of the nation’s largest charity partner programs.
“This is an event that brings our communities together and highlights some of the most iconic parts of Denver,” commented Andrea Dowdy, CEO of the Kaiser Permanente Colfax Marathon. “We’re pleased to reunite with ACTIVE Network to help navigate our multiple events so that we can better focus on executing an amazing marathon experience.”
Kathy Bricaud, ACTIVE Network