Gain guaranteed entry into the 2023 Stages Cycling Leadville Trail 100 MTB or Life Time Leadville Trail 100 Run presented by La Sportiva 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 race, but also provides you the opportunity to add purpose to your journey to the start line.

2023 Charity Program Information:

Each charity participant is required to fundraise a minimum of $2,350* for the charity partner. This cost also includes your guaranteed spot in the 2022 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 2022 race.

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

A Note On Deferrals for Charity Entries: 

Should a charity partner athlete want to defer their race entry to the following year, their deferral process will follow the same path of any other athlete registered for the event(s). All Charity Partner athletes that register with a unique code for Leadville Race Series events are subject to the Leadville Race Series LT100 MTB & RUN Deferral Policy

The Leadville Trail 100 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. 

Contact: Veronica Rimbert
(719) 486-1133

Slots Available: 2023 slots available for the LT100 Run & LT100 MTB

Life Time Foundation

Mission: Life Time Foundation supports public schools and community organizations, right here in Leadville and across the nation, to improve youth nutrition and promote youth physical activity.

The Team: By joining the Life Time Foundation Team and committing to fundraise for the cause, athletes are guaranteed race entry, receive top-class Foundation gear, and become part of an incredible, mission-driven community.

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Contact: Lindsay Gaesser

Slots Available: 2023 slots available for the LT100 Run & LT100 MTB

First Descents

Mission: First Descents provides life-changing outdoor adventures for young adults impacted by cancer and other serious health conditions. Click here to support First Descents as we celebrate 20 years Out Living It!

Contact: Anna Wallace
(804) 291-7090

Slots Available: LT100 Run & LT100 MTB

Chris Klug Foundation

Mission: The Chris Klug Foundation inspires and educates young adults to increase registration for organ and tissue donation. Through our programs we reach tens of thousands of young people each year, equipping them with facts about organ donation so they can make educated decisions. For further information on the Chris Klug Foundation, please visit

Contact: Anna Morgan-Palardy

Slots Available: LT100 MTB & LT100 Run.

Livestrong Foundation

Mission: LIVESTRONG helps those affected by cancer, now. To learn more about the LIVESTRONG Foundation and the Leadville Race Series, please click here.

Contact: Justin Cantu

Slots Available: LT100 Run & LT100 MTB

Challenged Athletes Foundation

Mission: It is the mission of the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) 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.

Contact: Jennifer Rose
(858) 692-4895

Slots Available: LT100 MTB and LT100 Run