Online registration now open for Manassa Pioneer Days 5K

MANASSA – Area runners are encouraged to register in advance for the Manassa Pioneer Days 5K to avoid waiting in line on race day.

The Pioneer Days 5K, hailed as southern Colorado’s longest-running road race – and one of its largest – will take place on July 20 beginning at 8 a.m. The start and finish lines are adjacent to Jack Dempsey Park.

Registration is available online until July 18 at, or at bit.lyLetsGoRunMHK. The race fee is $20.

Race officials encourage runners to register online to help make the race-day experience go more smoothly. Those who register in advance cane pick up their race packet in Jack Dempsey Park during the afternoon of July 21, or between 7-8 a.m. on July 22.

In-person registration will also be available in Jack Dempsey Park from 1-5 p.m. on July 19, and at 7 a.m. on race day.

The 47th Annual Manassa Pioneer Days 5K will be chip timed, with live results available at