The La Sportiva Vail Mountain Trail Running Race Series
August 23, 2015700 South Frontage Rd. East, Vail, Co
La Sportiva 5K & 10K @ 10,000
The 10@10 features both 5k and 10k trail running race distances to give everyone the opportunity to get out and race! Both races start at 9 a.m. at the top of the Eagle Bahn Gondola at Eagle's Nest on Vail Mountain, with both the 5k and 10k races taking place above 9,000 feet of elevation with the high point at nearly 11,000 feet. The average grade of the 10k is 7 percent with an elevation gain of 1,172 feet. Both races finish at Eagle's Nest at the top of the mountain. Online pre-registration: ends at 5 p.m. on Friday, August 22. Day-of registration available at the base of the Gondola from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.
The La Sportiva Vail Mountain Trail Running Race Series has become an iconic event, taking runners up trails and over mountain roads, through fields and forests and over streams in and around Vail for the past 18 years.