Charity Entry2018-11-13T15:42:40+00:00


Gain guaranteed entry into the 2019 Leadville Trail 100 MTB or 100 Run through our Leadville Race Series Charity Partner Program. Registering on behalf of one of our official charity partners not only guarantees you a spot in the 2019 race, but also provides you the opportunity to make an impact in the community.

Each charity participant is required to pay the charity partner of their choice a minimum of $2,350.* This cost also includes your guaranteed spot in the 2019 race, and your registration and service fees. Charity spots are limited and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. To redeem your entry, contact the charity and make payment. Then, use your designated code provided by the charity to complete your registration for the 2019 race.

*Please note, minimum donation is subject to charity discretion. Contact the charity using the email listed below for exact fundraising requirements and deadlines.

The Leadville Legacy Foundation

Mission: To address the present needs of our Leadville, Lake County community and support a better, brighter tomorrow, while respecting and maintaining our mining heritage. For further information on The Leadville Legacy Foundation please visit: https://www.leadvilletrail100legacy.org/lt100-charity-slot

Contact: Veronica Rimbert
(719) 486-1133

Slots Available: LT 100 Run and MTB


Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF)

Mission: To provide opportunities and support to people with physical challenges, so they can pursue active lifestyles through physical fitness and competitive athletics. The Challenged Athletes Foundation believes that involvement in sports at any level increases self-esteem, encourages independence and enhances quality of life. For further information on the Challenged Athletes Foundation please visit http://www.challengedathletes.org/events/.

Contact: Jennifer Rose

(858) 210-3515


Slots Available: LT 100 MTB and Run


First Descents

Mission: To provide life-changing outdoor adventures for young adults impacted by cancer empowering them to climb, paddle, and surf beyond their diagnosis, defy their cancer, reclaim their lives and connect with others doing the same. For more information on First Descents please visit: https://firstdescents.org/
Contact: Andrew Coulter
(720) 666-6870
Slots Available: LT 100 Run and MTB

Mission: To advocate for organ and tissue donation, and inspire those touched by transplantation. Through their programs they reach tens of thousands of young people each year, equipping them with facts about organ donation so they can make educated decisions. The Chris Klug Foundation is committed to operating to the highest standards of accountability. For further information about the Chris Klug Foundation please visit: https://chrisklugfoundation.org/

Contact: Lauren Pierce


Slots Available: LT 100 MTB



Mission: We improve the lives of people affected by cancer, now.

At LIVESTRONG, we fight for the more than 32.6 million people around the world affected by cancer now. We provide direct services, we connect people and communities with the services they need, and we call for state, national and world leaders to help fight this disease. This is LIVESTRONG.

Contact: Melissa DeJong



Slots Available: LT 100 MTB


People For Bikes

Mission: PeopleForBikes is the nation’s leading bike advocacy organization uniting millions of individuals, thousands of businesses and hundreds of communities to make bike riding better for everyone. Because when people ride bikes, great things happen. Join us at PeopleForBikes.org.

Contact: Wendy Mayo



Slots Available: LT 100 MTB

Leadville For Lunches

Be part of the Leadville MTB Events in 2019 – and help inspire happy, healthy kids at the same time! In collaboration with the Life Time Foundation, we are offering an all-access pass to the 2019 Leadville Race Series MTB events. 100% of all money raised will support our mission to help children live happy, healthy lives. Only a limited number of passes are available, so get yours soon!

The all-access pass includes: Access to all nine 2019 Leadville Race Series MTB Events (Austin Rattler, Wilmington Whiteface, Lutsen 99er, Leadville Trail 100 MTB Camp, Silver Rush 50 MTB, Tahoe Trail, Leadville Stage Race, Leadville Trail 100 MTB, and Barn Burner)

  • Special Edition Life Time Foundation Cycle Kit
  • Three-Month Life Time Family Membership
  • $500 Life Time Gift Card

What we do: We help school partners implement sustainable approaches to serving wholesome and nourishing food to their students. We have given grants to 544 schools, serving 310,000 children, and 44 million meals.

Contact: Barbara Koch