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Second Annual Crimson Classic

Amy King and Provost Kvistad runningFriday, Sept. 12, 4 p.m.

Online registration closes Wednesday, Sept. 10 at 4 p.m.! If you are unable to register online, you may register in person from 2-3:30 p.m. at Driscoll Green prior to the race on Sept. 12.

Join your fellow DU faculty, staff, students and alumni for the second annual Crimson Classic 5K run and 1.5-mile walk on DU's beautiful campus. New this year, all participants will receive a Crimson Classic T-shirt and timing chip! Focus on fun and achieving your personal best time! All participants who complete the race will be entered into a raffle to win a Fitbit activity tracker. Continue celebrating the spirit of fall and fun at the Sesquicentennial Fall Festivus, featuring food trucks, live music and more, immediately following the Crimson Classic. 

Wellness Wednesdays

Bike to work Wednesdays

Wednesdays, 8-9 a.m. - Carnegie Green

Bike to work and enjoy a light breakfast and coffee brought you by well@du and the Center for Sustainability. If your department is interested in sponsoring a breakfast please contact

Crimson Classic training 

Provost Kvistad and Amy King running in DU gear

Wednesdays, 4:45-5:45 p.m. - Carnegie Green

Please register for each session you plan to attend

Join Provost Kvistad and Human Resources Director Amy King for Wellness Wednesday training runs starting tomorrow! Beginner, intermediate and advanced groups will be led by trainers from the Coors Fitness Center. Can't make the training runs? No problem! Check out these training webinars and create your own plan.

Note: To view the webinar please select" Recorded Webinars: Mind+Body" then choose "Training to Thrive: Getting Fit for the Race" or a topic under the "Sports Nutrition Series". The webinars are free however you will need to enter your name and email to watch them (no solicitation emails will be sent from this program).

Exclusive discount for DU faculty and staff at The Ski Bum

Summer is nearing the end and ski season is right around the corner! The Ski Bum is offering online ski and snowboarding clothing and gear discounts for the University of Denver staff and faculty: 10 percent off all purchases. To receive this discount, simply visit: and at checkout enter the promotional code “college10.”