Online registration now open for 46th annual Manassa Pioneer Days 5K

MANASSA – Race officials for the 46th annual Manassa Pioneer Days 5K have announced that online registration for this year’s event is now open.

The Pioneer Days 5K, hailed as southern Colorado’s largest and longest-running road race, will be held on July 22, beginning at 8 a.m. The start and finish line is adjacent to Jack Dempsey Park.

Race officials encourage runners to register in advance to help make the race-day experience go more smoothly. Those who register in advance can avoid waiting in line by picking up their race packet in Jack Dempsey Park during the afternoon of Friday, July 21, or between 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. on Saturday, July 22.

Registration is available at, or go to and search for “Manassa Pioneer Days 5K.”

In-person registration will also be available from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on July 21, and at 7 a.m. on race day.

The 46th annual Manassa Pioneer Days 5K will be chip timed, with live results available at