HAULING ASS FOR 70 YEARS!
Registration coming soon for the 72nd Leadville Burro Race on Sunday, August 7, 2022!
Online registration will CLOSE on Friday, August 5 @ 5:00pm.
LIMITED Race day registration will be available BEFORE 10:00am.
Date: Sunday, August 7, 2022
Location: Leadville, CO
Parking: ½ block east of 4th & Harrison. Please, NO parking @ Community Banks of Colorado.
Registration & Weigh-in: 9:00am in front of Community Banks of Colorado, 4th & Harrison Ave.
Long Course: 11:00am
Short Course: 11:15am
Long Course: 21 miles
Short Course: 15 miles
RACE DAY CHECK-IN PROCESS: (starting at 9:00am)
Please come to the registration area in front of Community Banks of Colorado (4th Street and Harrison Avenue) WITH your donkey + halter & lead rope + pack saddle (loosely attached is fine). Race volunteers will check all WPBA race requirements and attach a timing chip to your halter.
Pick up your bib number.
Weigh your pack saddle.
Measure your lead rope.
Attach your timing chip to your donkey’s halter.
Post-Race: Free Showers at Lake County Recreation Center, 600 W 6th.
NEW this year – ALL racers who finish either the LONG Course OR the SHORT Course by 5:00pm will receive a Leadville Burro Race buckle!
BURRO RACE AWARDS BANQUET – please join us for dinner and awards!
5:00pm, Elk’s Lodge, 123 W. 5th Cash Bar.
Camping for runners and donkeys:
Camping on Saturday night: Overnight camping is reserved for racers at the Lake County Fairgrounds (West 6th & McWethy) for Saturday night.
Camping for nights OTHER THAN Saturday night: Please mail $10 per night to P.O. Box 862, Leadville, CO 80461 (or drop payment at the Lake County Courthouse, Room 105 (make checks payable to “Lake County Recreation”).