On behalf of The 6th Annual Winter Warrior 10k

i offer 10,000 Waves of Gratitude for all the wonderful fitness warriors and warrioresses who participated upon the sacred snows at the Durango Nordic Center, Saturday, January 30 to benefit the Durango Youth Nordic Ski Team. i want to acknowledge the following amazing people and merchants who made it all preciously possible…

head bowed,
spirit vowed,
Steve Ilg
Race Director


Pine Needle Mountaineering
TailWind Nutrition
Bodyhealth Performance Supplements


Durango Nordic Center

Course Marshalls/Volunteers:

Sandra Lee
Greg Dodd

Course Groomers:



Anonymous (provider of the 10k Champions’s wine)

Bubba’s Snowboards

Dancing Willow Herbs

Connecting Point

Cream Bean Berry

Doc Hathaways Cantina

Durango Recreation Center

Durango Running Club

Durango Running Company

Ellen Tomsic Physical Therapy

Endurance Alchemy

Hassle Free Sports

Higher Grounds Coffee Roastery

Himalayan Restaurant


Ice Cream Shop


Maria’s Bookstore

Maddie & Maude’s Restaurant

Mark Rosenthal

Mountain Chill Radio

Mountain Bike Specialists

Natural Grocers/Vitamin Cottage

Overlook Spa and Hot Springs

Pagosa Hot Springs Resort

Pagosa Ski and Snowboard

Red Snapper Restaurant

Riff Raff Brewing Company

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

Serious Texas BBQ

Ski Barn

Spruce Hole Yurt

Steaming Bean Coffee House

Strater Hotel/Diamond Belle Saloon

Terri Oliger Personal Training

Tequila’s Restaurant

Trimble Hot Springs

Troy Wells/Cliff Bar


And Special Thanks To:    

4-Corners TV

Durango Herald

Durango Telegraph

Durango Trophy

DuranGO Outdoors

Farmington Daily Times

Runner’s World Magazine


we’ll see you next February!