Sponsors and Supporters

Confirmed Sponsors and Supporters for the 2023 Season – in alphabetical order. More to come!


3W Races Logo

“Do What You Can, When You Can, Where You Are.”

3W Races hosts the iCan 5k which is the Graduation race for Running Start. 3W is a local, women owned race company that puts on races throughout the Front Range.

Braden and Alison Todd, owners of Glassmith2, are following in Braden’s Grandfather’s footsteps with their Boulder based company creating custom awards, medals, engraving, and memories! This year Braden and his team are donating our Finisher Medals for the Running Start Program!!

Love Her Leggings is a Women Owned Athletic Apparel Company based in California. They are new Sponsors in 2023 and will be providing leggings to our Beginners!

Newton Running Logo

Newton Running is a Boulder Based Running Shoe company. They hold a shoe clinic at their Boulder Warehouse and provide a brand new pair of Newton Running Shoes to each and every Beginner.

PowerBar Logo

PowerBar provides our Beginner Athletes with nutrition and education. They host a webinar for all participants to learn about nutrition and hydration as well as supply them with nutrition for their training.

Skirt Sports has been an avid supporter of Running Start since it created Running Start over 10 years ago! This year they are providing amazing Skirt Sports Tank Tops to our amazing Beginner Cohort!

skratch labs logo

Skratch Labs is a Colorado based Hydration and Nutrition company. They supply our Beginners with nutrition and hydration supplies and education!

The Sports Bra Project Logo

The Sports Bra Project is a non-profit organization with the mission of providing access to sports for women and girls by removing barriers to participation – namely Sports Bras! This organization partners with Running Start to outfit our Beginners in supportive, functional sports bras.

Training Peaks is new Partner in 2023 to Running Start! TrainingPeaks offers a centralized hub that lets you plan, track and analyze your training all in one place. They are offering our Beginner and Mentors App access and training support!

Since 1985, Ultimate Direction has led the charge with light, fast, and efficient hydration solution gear, and apparel to help support self-propelled adventurers, runners, and multi-sport athletes at all stages of skill finding their stride in the outdoors. They join our sponsorship this year in donating Handheld water bottles to our athletes!


Darn Tough is a Vermont based company that knits merino wool socks for hiking, running, casual wear, and more.

FlipBelt Logo

FlipBelt is a Colorado based company that created “the original tubular” running belt.