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2017 Run With The Wolves


Sunday, October 8th, 2017

5k Run @ 9AM

1k Fun Run/Walk @ 10AM


Online registration has ended. You can still register on race day!



Run with the Wolves is a 5k Run and 1k Fun Run/Walk that raises money for West Woods Elementary PTSA. It is a positive, healthy community event that gets your blood pumping while supporting your school. All proceeds from the race are granted back to the school by the PTSA. This is the 13th year of the event. Please help us make it the most successful race to date!

Entry Fees:

Early Registration: $20/Student, $25/Adult, $75/Family of 4, $10/add’l child

Day of Registration: $25/Student, $30/Adult; $90/Family of 4, $12.50/add’l child

Sleep‐in for the Wolf Pack (and run when it works for you): $20 per person

West Woods Elementary Staff: $15

Run registration includes:

An USATF certified 5k course, bib number, chip timing if desired, water, snacks, prizes and entertainment.

Sleep-in for the Wolf Pack (and run when it works for you) allows you to be a part of the fun even if you are not able to attend on race day. All “Sleep-in” participants will receive the same commemorative race item as race participants.

Additional information:

All race activities will take place Sunday morning, October 8th in the West Woods Elementary front courtyard. (16650 W 72nd Ave, Arvada, CO 80007). Day of registration opens at 7:30 am. Timing chips (if desired) must be picked up by 8:30. 5k Run begins promptly at 9:00 AM. 1k Fun run/walk is open to all and begins at 10:00 AM. Awards will follow the completion of the 1k. We encourage all attendees not participating in the 1k to line the 1k course to support these participants.


5k course is a certified USATF course. Only runners using timing chips will be eligible for overall and age-group awards. Results will be posted online and may be used as qualifying times for regional races like the BolderBoulder.


Click here for 5K/1K course information and map.

Safety and Parking:

For the safety of our participants, all motorized vehicles, inline skates, bicycles, scooters, skateboards, and DOGS (or other pets) will not be allowed on the race course. Jogging strollers are welcome!

Runners and walkers are asked to follow all traffic laws and stay between the traffic cones and sidewalks throughout the race course. Limited parking will be available – please try to walk or carpool to the event.


This event is open to all West Woods Elementary students, families and friends, as well as the general public. Limited scholarships are available. Please contact the race director at for more information, with race related questions or if you are interested in volunteering.

Run With the Wolves – 2017 Results

Congrats to all our Wolves who participated in the 5K and/or 1K Fun Run! What great weather for our annual Run With the Wolves! If you or your child placed 1st, 2nd or 3rd in their age group, and you haven’t picked up your medal, OR if you registered for the race and didn’t pick …