Leadville 100 Mountain Bike

Leadville 100 MTB race

BRIEF DESCRIPTION

The course of 100 miles is within the beautiful, high altitude mountains and valleys of Leadville, Colorado. The race is an out-and-back course; 50 miles out to the highest point on the course, the Columbine Mine Aid Station at 12,600 feet. The majority is on back-country dirt roads with some short sections of paved road. The entire course is above 9,000 ft with six well-supplied aid stations.

Leadville 100 - Official Map (PDF 1.2Mb)

MapMyRide - Course Map

Leadville 100 Website

2011 Leadville 100 Mountain Bike

2010 Leadville 100 Mountain Bike

Past Leadville 100 MTB Winners

Men's Winners
  • 2012 Alban Lakata - 6:32:24
  • 2011 Todd Well – 6:23:38
  • 2010 Levi Leipheimer – 6:16:37 (Course Record)
  • 2009 Lance Armstrong - 6:28:50
  • 2008 David Wiens - 6:45:45
  • 2007 David Wiens - 6:58:46
  • 2006 David Wiens - 7:13:14
  • 2005 David Wiens - 7:17:47
  • 2004 Dave Wiens - 7:05:51
  • 2003 Dave Wiens - 7:07:44
  • 2002 Bryson Perry - 7:32:27
  • 2001 Bryson Perry - 7:30:01
  • 2000 Kevin Willson - 7:31:09
  • 1999 Richard Feldman - 7:10:33
  • 1998 Richard Feldman - 7:40:02
  • 1997 Mike Volk - 7:05:45
  • 1996 Mike Volk - 7:22:02
  • 1995 Russell Worley - 7:27:55
  • 1994 John Stamstad - 7:52:53
Women's Winners
  • 2012 Rebecca Rusch - 7:28:06 (Course Record)
  • 2011 Rebecca Rusch - 7:31:46
  • 2010 Rebecca Rusch - 7:47:35
  • 2009 Rebecca Rusch - 8:14:53
  • 2008 Susan Williams - 8:40:55
  • 2007 Gretchen Reeves - 8:05:29
  • 2006 Lisel Robert - 8:47:39
  • 2005 Joan Miller - 8:51:26
  • 2004 Jilene Mecham - 9:37:18
  • 2003 Carol Quinn - 9:19:49
  • 2002 Kim Raymond - 9:00:57
  • 2001 Joan Miller - 9:11:30
  • 2000 Cristina Begy - 9:13:51
  • 1999 Cristina Begy - 8:55:12
  • 1998 Laurie Brandt - 8:31:24
  • 1997 Laurie Brandt - 7:58:52
  • 1996 Tonia Ralston - 9:56:15
  • 1995 Laurie Brandt - 8:52:58
  • 1994 Laurie Brandt - 9:03:50

Great pre-ride video taken 2010 by Mike Berg

2010 Leadville Trail Pre-ride from Mike Berg on Vimeo.

Here is a video taken July 2010 of the Leadville 100 powerline descent. The video gives you a pretty good idea of how rutted it is toward the end of the descent.

Leadville Powerline Descent from Arlyn Asch on Vimeo.

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