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Colfax Marathon: Street Closures, Volunteer Information

The Kaiser Permanente Colfax Marathon returns to the streets of Lakewood on Sunday, May 21.Thousands of runners and spectators are expected to join in the fun.


Race Details

For complete details and signups for the Marathon, visit


Road Closures

Race-related road closures and detours will be in effect, particularly along West Colfax Avenue, during the morning of May 21. See the road closure details and Marathon course map in Lakewood.


Volunteers Needed

Lakewood Police Department welcomes volunteers to help keep runners safe and to control traffic. Volunteers are needed from 5:45 a.m. to about 11 a.m. or noon. If you would like to volunteer, send an email to Lakewood Police Volunteer Coordinator Al Williams at Be sure to include: 

  • your phone number (cell phone preferred)
  • your current email address
  • your T-shirt size
  • whether there is an intersection where you would prefer to be stationed
  • name of anyone you would like to be stationed with or close to
Police will try to accommodate requests for intersection stations and partners, but race needs may override preferences.


Posted on: Monday, April 24, 2017