Category: Athletes

Sara Slattery at the 2016 Bolder Boulder

Slattery, Castaneda inducted into CU Hall of Fame

Former Buff running standouts, Sara (Gorton) Slattery (2000-05) and Ted Castaneda (1972-74) were included in the Class of 2016 University of Colorado Athletic Hall of Fame for their achievements while attending the University of Colorado. Sara Slattery...

Pierce Murphy running under the lights at the NCAA 2015 10k 0

Pierce Murphy: Strong CU Finish Could Fuel Post Collegiate Career

When a high school surfer from Hawaii decides to move to Boulder and train with the nation’s best XC team, spectacular things happen. Pierce Murphy, a runner that joined the CU team five years ago as a “recruited walk-on”, has now earned eight All-American honors and has been called “the most successful of all of those blue-collar guys” by CU coach, Mark Wetmore.

Mok Ying Ren Running on Davidson Mesa, Colorado, USA Photo by Dave Albo 0

Mok eyes Olympic Marathon Standard in Biwa

On the eve of the Lake Biwa Marathon in Japan, the always smiling Mok Ying Ren may be dealing with a bit of jet lag, but chats with new friends from Australia while carbo-loading on rice and soba noodles. The race...

Ultra runner Krissy Moehl joins Ultimate Direction team 0

Krissy Moehl joins team Ultimate Direction

Ultrarunner Krissy Moehl was back in Colorado all week to promote her new book Running Your First Ultra. While she was here she met with Ultimate Direction and a new partnership was formed. Krissy brings a vibrant...

Ultrarunner Joe Grant joins Scarpa 0

Ultrarunner Joe Grant joins roster at SCARPA

BOULDER, Colo. (January 19, 2015) – Ultrarunner Joe Grant will join SCARPA’s athlete/ambassador roster starting this month, reflecting the brand’s ongoing push in the trail-running category, most recently with a new global Alpine Running...