Gain guaranteed entry into the 2022 Stages Cycling Leadville Trail 100 MTB or 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 make an impact in the community.

2022 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

  • Deferral deadline for LT100 Run: August 19, 2022
  • Deferral deadline for LT100 MTB: August 12, 2022

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. For further information on The Leadville Trail 100 Legacy Foundation please visit:

Contact: Veronica Rimbert
(719) 486-1133

Slots Available: LT100 Run & LT100 MTB **Sold Out for 2022**

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.  

Learn more at  

Contact: John Bussey

Slots Available: LT100 Run & LT100 MTB **SOLD OUT FOR 2022**

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 **SOLD OUT FOR 2022**

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: CC Cunningham

Slots Available: MTB & 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: Jillian Krish


Slots Available: LT100 Run & LT100 MTB **SOLD OUT FOR 2022**

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 **SOLD OUT FOR 2022**