Registration

Registration for 2023 will open on 2022's Labor Day weekend


Your race entry will include:

  • High quality race tee shirt
  • Fantastic finisher medal
  • Horsetooth Pint Glass
  • A free beer from New Belgium Brewing
  • Great post-race food, beers and vendor expo
  • Bus shuttle back to the start
  • An amazingly scenic race course
  • Memories to last a lifetime

Entry Deferrals are available to the following year's run:

  • Until Oct 31: 100% credit of registration (excluding RunSignup fees)
  • Nov 1 - Feb 28: 75% credit of registration (excluding RunSignup fees)
  • Mar 1 - 31: 50% credit of registration (excluding RunSignup fees)
To request a deferral:
Log in to your RunSignup account
Go to Profile, Upcoming Races, Horsetooth Half, Manage Registration
At the bottom of the page, select "Defer Registration" and follow the automated process.
You will receive an email when registration opens for the following year with a link to claim your credit.

Participant-to-Participant Transfers are welcome with a $20 transfer fee, which is picked up by the recipient. To initiate a transfer:
Log in to your RunSignup account
Go to Profile, Upcoming Races, Horsetooth Half, Manage Registration
At the bottom of the page, select "Transfer to Another Runner", enter the email of the person you're transferring to, and follow the automated process.

Entries are non-refundable. In the event the race is canceled due to extreme weather, fire, disease or for some other unforeseeable event, we cannot offer refunds or credits.

The race is capped at 2,500 registrants

Members of the Fort Collins Running Club, please email race director Nick Clark (racedirector@horsetooth-half.com) for your club discount. Membership must be current.

The race also maintains a list of runners both offering and seeking help with registration due to financial hardship. Email racedirector@horsetooth-half.com to be added to either list.

Registration Deadline Fee
Sept 5 - Sept 11 $75.00
Sept 12 - Jan 2 $85.00
Jan 3 - Feb 28 $95.00
Mar 1 - Apr 14 $99.00
Packet Pickup & Race Morning $105.00