It's time to celebrate the defeat of the Redcoats, some 237 years ago and the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. While fireworks have been discouraged or outlawed in Colorado, racing has not. In fact, the Fourth of July is the second biggest racing day of the year, next to Thanksgiving Day.
In Louisville, you can check out the Let Freedom Run 5K & 10K
, dress up as your favorite American superhero and all participants get a tech shirt. Down in Highlands Ranch, the Independence Day 5K
will be taking place. Last year's race was won by Bridget Tschappat in 19:47 and Keifer Johnson in 16:36, the race had 627 finishers. In Evergreen we have the Freedom Run 5K
, last year's race was won by Carson Aberle in 17:02 and Brooke Kish in 18 flat.