Andra Alvarez

In 2015, Andra ran her first marathon.  It was Denver’s Colfax Marathon. It was a gift to herself for her 40th Birthday.  Andra has only been running since 2011.  In that time, she has run in countless 5K and 10K races, and she ran in her first ½ marathon in 2014.  Andra completed her third Colfax Marathon in May of 2017.

Andra is married, and she is the mom of two incredible girls!  She is very active in the local community. She is a co-founder of the run/walk benefiting the Rocky Mountain Huntington’s Disease Chapter.  Since its inception, she has been instrumental in raising over $475,000 to support the local HDSA community through family services and research for a cure.  Andra is a General Manager of a hotel, and she is the Wellness Chair for her hotel management company which manages over 100 hotels. She loves to work out at Orange Theory Fitness, and you can frequently find her running or riding her bicycle on the Platte River Trail.  She is currently an ambassador for the Colfax Marathon and Skirt Sports. She recently completed her first trail race as a participant in the Silverton 1000 series. She is an aspiring triathlete, and her goal is to complete an Ironman 70.3 by 2019.