EMERGE 5K: Helping our Youth Soar

Event Date

Sat, May 3, 2014


Boulder, CO

About This Activity

"There can be no keener revelation of a society's soul than the way in which it treats its children." - Nelson Mandela

EMERGE: Helping our Youth Soar 5K Run/Walk is an empowering experience designed to raise awareness of youth suicide prevention efforts and support to our youth. It is a celebration of our youth and the power that they hold to make a valuable difference in our world. Join us in helping them soar! Proceeds support the Second Wind Fund of Boulder County. Second Wind is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide free counseling services to at risk youth in Boulder County. The event is also designed as an opportunity for remembrance of those we've lost to suicide and a celebration of all who choose life.

Event schedule and times


The course will take you through the beautiful area at Boulder Reservoir, beginning and ending at West Grass.


  • Top overall Male & Female
  • Top Male & Female in the following age categories: 10 & Under, 11 - 14, 15 - 19, 20 - 29, 30 - 39, 40 - 49, 50 - 59, 60 & Over


Parking is free for all Registrants but you must be parked by 9:30 a.m.

Event Schedule

  • 8:30 a.m. - Registration opens
  • 9:20 a.m. - Rememberance Ceremony
  • 9:30 a.m. - 5K Run/Walk Starts
  • 10:30 a.m. - Awards

Join us after you reach the finish line with refreshments and music. Feel free to bring a blanket and enjoy the day with your family. Please remember that no glass bottles or pets are allowed at the reservoir.


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