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Imprint of a yellow shoe with the FFC8 logo. With the words" Fountain-fort carson Foster the Future Comumunity 5K"

A Fun Opportunity to Support FFC8 Students and Families! 

Tie your shoes, grab your friends, and come out to enjoy some beautiful sunshine, fresh Colorado air, and exercise! 

By participating in the 2023 Foster the Future Community 5k, you are helping FFC8 raise funds to support programs vital to the health and wellness of Fountain and Fort Carson communities: FFC8 Food Pantry, Clothing Closet, and suicide prevention efforts!

Date: Saturday, September 30, 2023

Time: 5k run/walk starts promptly at 9 a.m.

Location: FFCHS Cross Country Course 
Park in the main parking lot at FFCHS. (look for the large brick entry sign south of the building/parking lot)
900 Jimmy Camp Road
Fountain, CO

Cost: $30 (age 12+), $25 (age 5-11), $80 (family of four), Free (age 4 and under). Price increases $5 for all levels on race day.

View the map for parking and course start/check in locations

View the course map 

Map of the 5k course


group of runners starting the 5k race



There will be festivities before and after, so plan to spend the morning with us!

Packet Pick-Up begins at 7:30 a.m. Participants should plan to arrive before 8:30 a.m. to ensure registration is complete and you are ready!

Busing from Fort Carson will be available.

Special Notes: strollers are welcome. Sorry, no dogs allowed.

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