Here is a teaser of our events for the 2015 Golden Games.  Click through the dates for a sample of the day’s events or go to our events page for full listing.

  • May 15-17, 2015
  • 15th Friday
  • 16th Saturday
  • 17th Sunday
downriver sup race the golden games

Downriver SUP Race

10:30am - 1:00pm
sup surf comp the golden games

SUP Surfing Comp

1:30pm - 3:00pm
freestyle kayak the golden games

Freestyle Kayak

4:00pm - 7:00pm
fly fishing the golden games

Fly Fishing Contest

8:00am - 4:00pm
kayak slalom

Slalom Kayak Race

12:00pm - 3:00pm
SUP Cross the golden games

SUP Cross

3:00pm - 4:00pm
boater cross the golden games

Boater Cross

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Presenting Sponsors

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For more than five years now, Elevation Outdoors magazine has been the leading guide to outdoor sports, health/fitness and adventure travel in Colorado and Rocky Mountain West and beyond. Distributed 10 times annually statewide Elevation Outdoors has established itself as the region’s top regional outdoor publication.


The Golden Games is proud to announce our partnership with Huts for Vets, American Rivers, Trout Unlimited and American Whitewater.  It is our mission to raise awareness and expand the reach of these organizations for future service related missions.

Huts for Vets was founded in Aspen, Colorado in January 2013 to provide, at no cost to participants, wilderness and communal experiences as therapeutic healing for U.S. veterans and active-duty service members. Their mission is to help veterans adjust to and enjoy civilian life by gaining tools for enhancing mental, physical, spiritual and emotional health.

American Rivers

American Rivers protects wild rivers, restores damaged rivers, and conserves clean water for people and nature. Since 1973, American Rivers has protected and restored more than 150,000 miles of rivers through advocacy efforts, on-the-ground projects, and an annual America’s Most Endangered Rivers® campaign.

Venue Locations

Soda Lakes
Bear Creek Lake Regional Park
Lakewood, CO
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Clear Creek White Water Park
1201 10th St
Golden, CO 80401
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Mountain Toad Brewing
900 Washington Ave,
Golden, CO 80401
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