Wheat Ridge High School
9505 W. 32nd Avenue
Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Parking and Start Line
Race participants are encouraged to park in the student lot on the north side of Wheat Ridge High School, at 35th & Holland St. The best way to access this lot is off of 38th Ave., as 32nd Avenue will be closed to traffic.
The start line is on 32nd Avenue directly in front of Wheat Ridge High School.
Online registrations made before 2:00pm on September 13th and all mail-in registrations may be picked up at Wheat Ridge High School on the following dates:
Wednesday - Friday (Sept. 14-16) 9:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday (Sept 17) 9:00am to noon
Race day (Sept 18) 7:00am to 8:30am
The top male and female runners will receive $100 CASH. First and second runners-up will receive a gift certificate from Runners Roost Lakewood, 7978 W. Alameda Ave, Lakewood. Overall winners are excluded from age group awards.
Top 3 male and female runners in all categories will receive a gift certificate from Apple Ridge Cafe. Age categories are 8 and under, 9-12, 13-15, every five years thereafter, 80 and over.
All entrants are eligible for prize drawings at the race finish, courtesy of area businesses (must be present to win)
Registrations by mail must be postmarked by September 13, 2016.
Online registration is open until midnight, September 16, 2016.
Off site registration is open from September 1st until noon on September 17th at Runners Roost Lakewood, 7978 W Alameda, and the Wheat Ridge Rec Center, 4005 Kipling St.
18 and under, all Jeffco Staff: $25
Elementary School Challenge: $10 (includes a youth large t shirt only)
Fun Run (no t shirt): $5
The Farmers 5000 raises funds for Wheat Ridge High School. Anyone who donates $25 or more (on top of your entry fee) is entered into a drawing to win a $750 gift certificate to Quality Auto Care & Tire Center. Thank you to Quality Auto Care & Tire Center for this generous donation!
We would like to invite your business to partner with Wheat Ridge High School for its 35th Annual Farmers 5000. Sponsorship provides an ideal marketing prospect for your business. We offer many levels of sponsorship and opportunities for involvement and provide businesses with positive brand recognition. As a sponsor, you can be part of a fun athletic event that promotes health and wellness in our community and supports a local non-profit.