The Hayden Cog Run is one of the longest consecutively run races of the Steamboat Springs Running Series and in the state of Colorado! This is a Routt County Classic held in the small town of Hayden Colorado 25 minutes west of Steamboat.

Distances: 8.4 mile, 5k (roads). There will also be a 1 mile Kid’s Fun Run

Location:

Date: Saturday, May 4th 2019

Start Times:

  • 8.4 mile and 5k – 10:00 am
  • Kid’s Run – 10:40 am

Registration:

Register online or on-site. On-site registration will be available from 9:00 to 9:45 am at the start line.

Packet Pick-Up: Please pick-up your packet at the registration table between 9:00 and 9:45 am on race day. No pre-event packet pick-up.

Registration Fees:

  • 5k: $25
  • 8 mile: $40

Racers 17 & under: $15

Kid’s 1 Mile Run: donation based

T-Shirt:  $10 (must register before April 26th to guarantee t shirt)

No Refunds.

Course Description:

The Cog Run is a challenging 8.4 mile out and back course on Routt County Road #76. This race has approximately 3 miles of steep uphill and 3 miles of steep downhill slope with the turnaround point at the top of the Hayden Cog. Race offers spectacular views of the Yampa Valley.

The 5k run is out and back with rolling hills south of Hayden on County Road #53.

One water station provided for on the 8.4 mile course ONLY, no aid station for the 5k. In an effort to go cupless, we ask that you bring your own device for carrying water.

Pets: Not advisable for the Hayden Cog Run, considered for the 5k

Awards:

Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place males and females (No AG awards)

Every participant is automatically entered in our prize raffle, which will follow the awards ceremony.

Race Director:

Josh Jones, josh.jones@haydencolorado.org

Please do not call Twisted Trails for any information about this race. They are only serving as our pre-registration location and are not directly affiliated with this event.

Top Cog times since 1999:

Men

2003: Mark Warner 30 -> 48:25

1999: Aaron Cisek 20-29 -> 48:40

Women

2004: Chris Trucco 38 -> 56:34

2010: Tara Richardson 17 -> 59:36