CenturyLink Executive Challenge

The CenturyLink Executive Challenge provides select executives the opportunity to take home the coveted belt buckle at the infamous Leadville Trail 100 MTB, courtesy of CenturyLink. Those who rise to the challenge will find no stone unturned with an elevated race experience that is second-to-none.

Race Day Countdown
  • What’s Included in the Program?

  • Complimentary 2018 CenturyLink Leadville Trail 100 MTB entry, courtesy of CenturyLink

  • Training and on-site support provided by a coach and concierge team

  • 12-Week Digital Training Plan (Training Peaks)

  • Pre-event webinars to discuss training, course, nutrition and more from industry experts

  • Exclusive 2018 Voler kit design, complete w/ jersey, bibs and jacket

  • Pre-event and course dedicated bike mechanic support

  • Access to the CenturyLink House, located at the Start/Finish Line

  • Networking opportunities with fellow program participants

  • Welcome Reception, Dinner and private Packet Pick-up 

  • Course strategy discussion and luncheon

  • Exclusive aid station support zones at Twin Lakes and Pipeline

  • Post-race celebration

  • Placement in Blue or qualifying corral

  • Program Schedule

Thursday, August 9th

  • 12pm-5pm

  • CenturyLink House

  • Bike mechanic unpacking & servicing

  • 5pm-7:30pm

  • TBD

  • Welcome reception & dinner; Private packet pick-up

Friday, August 10th

  • 8am-6pm

  • CenturyLink House

  • Bike mechanic unpacking & servicing

  • 8:30am-10:30am

  • CenturyLink House

  • Spin out ride

  • 11am-12:30pm

  • Lake County High School, 1000 W 4th St

  • Pre-race mandatory athlete briefing

  • 1pm-2:30pm

  • TBD

  • Luncheon w/ a race strategy discussion

Saturday, August 11th

  • 5am-5:45am

  • CenturyLink House

  • Light breakfast; Drop off any aid station/post-race items

  • 5am-6:15am; 6:30am

  • 6th & Spruce

  • Mandatory corral check-in; Official race start

  • 3:30pm-6:30pm

  • Finish Line

  • Finish in under 9 hours to earn a big gold belt buckle; Finish in under 12 hours to earn a silver buckle and be an official finisher

  • Post-Race

  • CenturyLink House

  • Enjoy a shower & change of clothes; Awards; Food & Beverages

Sunday, August 12th

  • 7:30am

  • Lake County H S, 1000 W 4th St

  • Leadville Trail 100 MTB Awards Ceremony; Pick-up belt buckles

Questions About the Program?

Mackenzie Neel

Life Time Executive Challenge Concierge


  • About


CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company enabling millions of customers to transform their businesses and their lives through innovative technology solutions. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, Big Data analytics and IT consulting, and operates more than 55 data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. The company provides broadband, voice, video, data and managed services over a robust 250,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 300,000-route-mile international transport network.

CenturyLink Leadville Trail 100 MTB

As one of the most well-known mountain biking events in the world, the Leadville Trail 100 MTB is no easy feat – One hundred miles across the high altitude, extreme terrain of the Colorado Rockies. The course starts at 10,152 feet, climbing to 12,424 feet up the infamous Columbine mine. Created for the most determined athletes, riders take on technical climbs and descents, single track, and gravel and paved roads. Expect the unexpected and don’t forget to look up to take in the incredible views.

Have questions about the Leadville Trail 100 MTB? Click here for a course description, athlete guide and more.