2016 Park City Marathon


Challenge aspen marathon


THINK DIRT!  Have you ever wanted to run or hike an ultra trail race in the beautiful Rocky Mountains?  Would you like to boost your fitness in the serenity of the Roaring Fork Valley trail system and support an amazing cause doing it?

Challenge Aspen’s training team is takin’ it to the trails this year!  Join us!

 We will be participating in the North Face Endurance Challenge in Park City, Utah September 24 & 25, 2016.

Whether you are a never-ever trail runner or a seasoned Ultra racer, this is a unique opportunity for you!  You may choose to participate in one of the following races: 50 mile, 50K, Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon, 10K or 5K.

Help fund scholarships, adaptive equipment and programming for Challenge Aspen while training for your race, making life-long friends and memories.  Your goal is the North Face Endurance Challenge in September!  

To join the Challenge Aspen 2016 Trail Team you must raise $1,750 for Challenge Aspen (donations are tax deductible).

What do you get out of this?

3 nights deluxe hotel or condo accommodations in downtown Park City, Utah (Sept 23-26, 2016)
Race entry fee
Awesome team running gear
Coach Austin Weiss as your trail running coach for 5 months
Victory dinner in Park City
Permanent place in Challenge Aspen’s family


For questions and to join the team, contact Jenni Petersen (jenni@challengeaspen.org) or call (970) 923.0578

About the North Face Endurance Challenge – Utah  



The North Face Endurance Challenge Series’ expansion into the “mountain” region of the United States at Park City Mountain Resort, is located 20 miles outside of Salt Lake City. This race course will not only start at the highest elevation within the North America series at 7,000 feet but it will also climb to the highest elevation of 10,000 feet. The North Face Endurance Challenge cruises along the Wasatch Back, part of the Wasatch Mountain Range in the resort destination of Park City. Athletes will navigate this world-renowned ski destination using a mix of double and single track trail, ski runs, mountain bike trails and various dirt access roads. Bring your lungs and legs and be prepared to be awestruck.