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Crimson Classic Fun Run and Walk


The University of Denver's Sixth Annual Crimson Classic is a fun event bringing together faculty, staff, and students to celebrate wellness and show our Pioneer pride. New this year...this will be a 2.6 mile fun run and 1.3 mile walk, no timing chips will be utilized. Focus on fun and achieving your personal best time!

All participants will receive a 6th Annual Crimson Classic tech t-shirt. For those pre-registered, t-shirts will be available for pick-up from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, watch for a location to be announced.

DU Faculty and Staff that participate in the Wellmetrics Portal will receive 500 points for completing the run/walk. You will be able to award your own points this year on the portal. 

DU Faculty and Staff that volunteer will receive 200 points.  Volunteer points will be added by HRIC.

Register for the Crimson Classic today!


Timeline for Crimson Classic Day - thursday, October 4, 2018

8:30am                     Tai Chi, Carnegie Green -  Outside Anderson Academic Commons

9:00am                     Free Breakfast provided by Sodexo - Carnegie Green

10:30am - 11:30am   Mindfulness Education Session - Carnegie Green

9:30am - 5:00am       Private Ergonomics Consulting Appointments, Available for Staff & Faculty

1:00pm - 3:00pm      On-site Registration + T-shirt Pick-up - Carnegie Green

2:30pm - 3:00pm      Stretching, Led by Barre 3 - Carnegie Green

3:00pm                    Run/Walk Begins!

5:00pm                    Post-Run/Walk Mingling

Course Maps and Parking

Course Map - *Course route is subject to change


If you do not already have a DU parking permit, Lot 108 will be open for free parking at 1 p.m. with a valid permit. 

Event Exclusions

Please limit the use of headphones at the race - try using only one earbud or turning the volume to low. Strollers are permitted, but please ensure to start in the back after all other runners and walkers. Service animals are allowed.

Participants under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Thank You to our Generous Sponsors




Previous Years' Results 

RESULTS - 2017 5th Annual Crimson Classic

RESULTS - 2016 4th Annual Crimson Classic

RESULTS - 2015 3rd Annual Crimson Classic