Author: BoulderRunner

Medina and Kipp Lead Buffs To Victory at Shootout 0

Medina and Kipp Lead Buffs To Victory at Shootout

Senior Richard Medina and sophomore Shalaya Kipp led the University of Colorado cross country teams to victory at the 26th Annual Rocky Mountain Shootout at the Buffalo Ranch on CU’s South Campus. Both Medina and Kipp took first place overall to earn their first Rocky Mountain Shootout crowns.

Medina won the 8-kilometer race with the fourth fastest time ever in course history, crossing the finish in 24 minutes, 39 seconds. The Grand Junction, Colo. native redshirted last season, so this was his first cross country race in almost two years.

Buffs Start Strong At Time Trial 0

Buffs Start Strong At Time Trial

The University of Colorado’s cross country season got off to a great start on Saturday morning at the CU Time Trial with strong performances from the No. 4 ranked women and No. 7 ranked men’s teams.

It’s a CU tradition to let a freshman runner cross the finish first at the time trial and this year the winners were Rachel Baptista and Ammar Moussa. Baptista won the women’s 5.8-kilometer race in 21 minutes, 44 seconds and Moussa won the men’s 8k in 26:06.

Buffs Set To Compete at World Champs Aug 27 0

Buffs Set To Compete at World Champs Aug 27

University of Colorado junior Emma Coburn and five former Buffs are set to compete at the 2011 IAAF World Championships in Athletics Aug. 27-Sept. 4 in Daegu, South Korea.

Free Barefoot Running Clinic at Denver Chiropractic Center 0

Free Barefoot Running Clinic at Denver Chiropractic Center

Denver Chiropractic Center and Dr. Jeff Stripling Presents: FREE BAREFOOT RUNNING CLINIC July 13th at 6PM, hosted by Crossfit Conquer Learn how to run and walk pain-free by trading in your expensive shoes for...

North Boulder Park Classic Criterium Team Challenge 0

North Boulder Park Classic Criterium Team Challenge

The Boulder/Denver area no longer has a shortage of running clubs in the area. Whether you are a serious club team, affiliated with a running store, or just a bunch of friends who like to run together, this is your chance to show your colors and possibly walk away with some serious bragging rights.

CU’s Coburn Wins USA Steeplechase Crown 0

CU’s Coburn Wins USA Steeplechase Crown

The University of Colorado is making its mark on the 3,000-meter steeplechase as senior-to-be Emma Coburn won the women’s USA title on Sunday afternoon, just one day after assistant coach Billy Nelson won the men’s title at the 2011 USATF Outdoor Championships at Hayward Field.

Billy Nelson Wins USATF Steeplechase Title 0

Billy Nelson Wins USATF Steeplechase Title

University of Colorado assistant coach Billy Nelson won the 2011 USA Steeplechase title on Saturday afternoon at the USATF Outdoor Championship at Hayward Field

Bike to Work – or Run 0

Bike to Work – or Run

Wednesday June 22, 2011 is Boulder and Denver’s Bike to Work day. There will be lots of great breakfast stations for two wheeled commuters. One group will travel on bike from Boulder to Denver, and another will make part of the trip in running shoes.

5 Laps = 5k Colorado’s First Criterium Running Race, the North Boulder Park Classic 0

5 Laps = 5k Colorado’s First Criterium Running Race, the North Boulder Park Classic

It’s back….this great historic bike race with added running criterium too. Don’t miss the podium boys and girls….and champagne.

A historic bike race, the North Boulder Park Classic to be held on Sunday July 10th, adds a new twist to this year’s event: Colorado’s first criterium style running race. This new one of a kind high speed, high stakes race looks to bring a whole new level of excitement to the local road racing scene.

Sunrise Stampede Kicks Off the Boulder 3 Race Series 4

Sunrise Stampede Kicks Off the Boulder 3 Race Series

The Boulder 3 Race Series highlights events around Boulder County with some nice prizes. Each of the events is independent. They each have their own community feel, organizers and beneficiaries, but have joined together to promote each other and offer prizes for the series, in addition to the prizes at the individual races. Come out and try some new and different events.

CU’s Coburn Wins NCAA Steeplechase Crown 0

CU’s Coburn Wins NCAA Steeplechase Crown

The third time is a charm, or at least that is the case for University of Colorado junior Emma Coburn who won her first NCAA 3,000-meter steeplechase title on Saturday afternoon at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.

CU’s Bosshard Earns Another Trip To NCAAs 0

CU’s Bosshard Earns Another Trip To NCAAs

University of Colorado sophomore Joe Bosshard will do double duty at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships as he qualified for the finals of the 5,000-meter run, just two days after advancing in...

Run Boulder Race Series 0

Run Boulder Race Series

The Run Boulder Race series is a series of three events all run in downtown and central Boulder. There a race for each month of summer culminating in its signature event, the Pearl Street Mile.