3rd Annual 5K In My Shoes (Walk, Run, Roll)

1K, 5K

Event Date

Sun, Apr 17, 2016


Evans, CO


Activity Today Later

1K - Individual Registration

$25 $25 Closed

5K - Individual Registration

$25 $30 Closed

About This Activity

This is the 3rd Annual 5K in My Shoes hosted by Envision, Creative Support for People with Developmental Disabilities and presented by Hensel Phelps. This race is a Walk, Run or Roll event in order to promote inclusiveness, diversity and awareness.

Envision is a non-profit that serves approximately 1,400 children, adults and their families annually with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities/delays residing in Weld County. Proceeds benefit Envision and the people we support. Click here for more about Envision.


Registration is $30.00. Register by March 14, 2016 and save $5.00!

Online registration closes at NOON on Thursday, April 14, 2016. Same day race registrations will be accepted. 

Event details and schedule


7:30 AM: Check-in opens.

8:15 AM: Check-in closes. No late entries will be accepted. No exceptions.

8:30 AM: 5K race starts.

8:35 AM: 1K race starts.

9:30 AM: Awards and door prize drawings will begin. This time may vary slightly depending on the amount of people remaining on the course.

REGISTRATION: There are no refunds offered for any fees or registrations. Printable forms are available for download. Deliver completed forms to: Envision: PO Box 200069 | 1050 37th Street Evans, Colorado 80620. Registration is $30.00. Register by March 14, 2016 and save $5.00!

RACE: This is a 5K Walk, Run, or Roll; however, 1K option is available for the same registration fee. Race is located at Envision, 1050 37th St. Evans, Colorado 80620. Parking is in front and back of the building. It may be windy and/or cold and this is an outdoor event. Please be prepared with appropriate attire. Restrooms will be on-site. NO PETS, BIKES, SKATES, ROLLERBLADES, SKATEBOARDS.

TEAMS: At this time, team discounts are not offered. However, we encourage individuals, companies or organizations that wish to race together to feel free to develop a team.

SHIRT: Every participant will receive a free shirt as part of their registration. During registration, please verify that you choose your correct shirt size. Corrections need to be emailed to ballen@envisionco.org no later than March 16, 2016. Registrations received after March 16, 2016, will receive an adult large shirt only. If you do not pick up your shirt from Envision by Monday, May 16, 2016, you agree to forfeit it.

RACE PACKET: Every participant will receive a race packet. This includes a variety of promotional items, notices, information and coupons from local vendors, sponsors and other community partners. Pre-race packet pick-up will be available during the week of April 11th, 2016. Exact dates and times are TBD. Check back on this page for times and dates. If you do not pick-up your race packet from Envision by Monday, May 16, 2016, you agree to forfeit it.

AWARDS: Ceramic medals created by several artists that participate in Envision's Art Program will be awarded to the overall top 3 male and female finishers, the top 3 male and female finishers in each age group and a glass trophy will be awarded to the overall winner. Awards will be given only to 5K Participants.

DOOR PRIZES: Every participant is eligible to win. Door prizes will be awarded at the end of the event. Prizes in the past included a variety of gift baskets, Eagles tickets, Golf Packages, sports gear, gift cards, and more. These vary each year and we always strive to provide several great prizes! Your tab at the bottom of your bib number will be your entry to win door prizes.

COURSE: This is a Walk, Run or Roll event. The course selected is wheelchair accessible; however, if you have any specific accommodations needed, please contact us as soon as possible. Five Star Timing, LTD will provide chip timing. Course is certified by Bells Running.

DRINKS/FOOD: Water and snacks will be provided. Food will be offered; however, not all diet needs may be accommodated. If you have allergies, feel free to contact ballen@envisionco.org for a list of food options.

WEATHER/SAFETY: This is an outdoor event. It is suggested that you plan to wear layered clothing so that you may be comfortable in any sudden weather changes. Also, please wear appropriate footwear that covers heels and toes in order to prevent injury. The race will go on rain or shine. All Envision staff are First Aid and CPR trained. Defibrillators and basic first aid are on-site. Evans Police will be on-site for course control. Evans Fire Department is available as a stand-by assistance only and may not be available the entire event. Please do not hesitate to inform staff, if you require any assistance.

CHECK-IN PROCESS: Check-in begins at 7:30am until 8:15am. Please be prepared to show identification for any credit card purchases the day of the race. Also, in order to ensure accuracy, we ask that you DO NOT check-in for someone else on race day.

BIB/TIMING: This race is timed by Five Star Timing, LTD. It is important that you do not exchange bibs with anyone else. The event is chip timed; therefore, you must cross the finish line pad to calculate your time properly. Please do not leave the course prior to crossing the finish line. If you have an emergency, please inform a staff member so that we can stop your timing.

Any pre-race announcements will be posted on www.envisionco.org/5KInMyShoes and Facebook, #5KInMyShoes @EnvisionCoOrg

Questions or concerns? Contact Beth Allen at ballen@envisionco.org or call (970) 313-2602.

All details are subject to change at the discretion of Envision.

Discuss This Activity