Author: BoulderRunner

Kipp, Van Halen advance to NCAA Steeplechase Finals 0

Kipp, Van Halen advance to NCAA Steeplechase Finals

DES MOINES, Iowa – University of Colorado juniors Shalaya Kipp and Aric Van Halen advance to the finals in the 3,000-meter steeplechase  Kipp won her semifinal in 9 minutes, 59.18 seconds on Wednesday June 6. She...

Kipp Wins First Individual Pac-12 Title 0

Kipp Wins First Individual Pac-12 Title

Shalaya Kipp stamped her name in the record book on Saturday afternoon as she became the first University of Colorado athlete to win an individual Pac-12 Track & Field Championship, taking top honors in the 3,000-meter steeplechase.

Hudson Training 0

An Evening with World Class Runners HTS Open House

The Boulder Center for Sports Medicine will be hosting a free community event on Tuesday May 8, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm to introduce their recent partnership with Hudson Training Systems. Brad Hudson joined forces with the BCSM early in 2012 and brings world class coaching for runners into the Center’s already world class offerings for cyclists and athletes of all abilities.

“Caballo Blanco” True found dead in Gila National Forest 0

“Caballo Blanco” True found dead in Gila National Forest

Micah True was found dead at about 6 p.m. Saturday in the Gila National Forest after four days of searching.

True, a renowned 58-year-old ultra-marathon runner from Boulder, Colo., who was reported as missing in the Gila Wilderness when he failed to return from a run Tuesday morning, was found by searchers near Woody’s Corral, just one mile southeast of the Gila Cliff Dwellings.

Competitive women start the West End 3k 2

5430 Sports will once again direct the popular Boulder Downtown Running Series

Summer time racing doesn’t get any more exciting than the energetic and diverse Boulder Downtown Running Series. The series which consists of 3 races of varying lengths features a unique format offering multiple categories for runners from the kids race, open, masters and competitive fields. The courses are tight and extremely spectator friendly as runners from the other categories line up to watch along side fans as they cheer on friends and family.

South Boulder Creek Trailhead 0

South Boulder Creek West Trailhead closed for improvements

Beginning March 12th, 2012 theSouth Boulder Creek West Trailhead will be closed for improvements. Boulder County Open Space and Mountain Parks expects the closure to last between 3 weeks to a month. The trailhead, just west of Highway 93, 1/2 mile before Eldorado Springs Drive as you head out of town serves as a popular starting point for the South Boulder Creek and the Big Bluestem trails.

All Sports Recover Club 0

All Sports Recovery Club Expands its Services and Floorspace

Last week All Sports Recovery Club expanded its offerings and its space to 3,000 square feet when it moved into the old Retul space adjacent to its current location. The new space which is still above Christy Sports at 2000 30th Street, Boulder boasts beautiful hardwood floors, a new reception/waiting area, a small store where you can purchase Mix 1, Athletes Honey Milk or self massage tools then opens up to the spacious Optitrack gait analysis and Altitude Contrast Training stations.

Newton Running Names Stuart Johnson as VP of Marketing 0

Newton Running Names Stuart Johnson as VP of Marketing

Newton Running hired Stuart Johnson as VP of marketing. Johnson brings to the position 20 years of diverse, global marketing experience in footwear, apparel, packaged goods and premium retailing. Johnson, a competitive ultrarunner and mountain-sports enthusiast is looking forward to returning to Boulder, Colorado, after a seven-year stint in Seattle, Washington.

Triple Crown of Running Series 0

Chip timing to be introduced for the 2012 Triple Crown of Running Series

The most popular running series in Colorado’s Pikes Peak region is adding chip timing for all of its events in 2012. The Triple Crown of Running events include the Garden of the Gods 10 Mile on June 10, the Summer Round up 12 Kilometer Trail Race on July 8, and the Pikes Peak Ascent and Marathon on the weekend of August 18-19.