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Jenny Simpson leads the 1500m Semi-final with Sarah Vaughn and Sara Sutherland in the pack

Former Buffs Simpson, Vaughn and Sutherland Make 1500m Finals

Three former Buffs, Jenny Simpson, Sara Vaughn and Sara Sutherland, have all advanced to the 1500m finals on Sunday night at the Olympic Track Trials held at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. New Balance’s Jenny Simpson led all qualifiers into the women’s 1,500-meter final, clocking 4:10.09 in her semifinal

Emma Coburn wins the US Track Trials in the Steeplechase

Coburn Wins U.S. Olympic Trials, Punches Ticket To Rio

EUGENE, Ore. — Heading into Thursday night’s 3,000-meter steeplechase final at the U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials, former Colorado all-star Emma Coburn was the heavy favorite. She didn’t disappoint. The American record holder cruised to her second straight U.S. Olympic Trials Championship, her

Fourth of July Weekend Race Results

Matt Tebo and Kayoko Fukushi win at Avery’s Four on the Fourth 4k.  Superior Downhill Mile While the sun was just peaking up over the morning clouds in an early fireworks display, the day of local Fourth of  July races were just about to kick off. At

Olympic Track Trials 10k Jon Grey

Olympic Trials 10k Results from Boulder Runners

The Olympic Track & Field Trials kicked off this weekend and distance running capped the night on Friday night with the Men’s 10k followed by the Women’s 10k on Saturday am. There were 5 local runners competing in the two events hoping to earn a

Superior Downhill Mile kicks off the Fourth of July races

Fourth of July Races

Big holiday weekends like the Fourth of July are about kicking back, enjoying the outdoors, bbqs, celebrating with friends and family and racing! This weekend is no exception as there are more than enough running events to choose from. It’s not too late to sign

Dash & Dine 5k Boulder Reservoir race series

Dash & Dine 5k gets a fresh start in 2017

The Dash & Dine 5k, Boulder’s favorite Spring tune-up race series has a new owner for the 2017 season. The series, put on by Without Limits Productions for the last 6 years has been purchased by Todd Straka a long time Boulder resident. “Over the last 6 years we’ve truly

Boulder Track Club sends four to Olympic Trials

Troopy is positioned on the north side of the track calling final times and encouraging runners with his characteristic enthusiasm as they come through the finish line. 8:25, 8:26, 8:27. Alex Monroe is first to finish the 3k time trial as a final workout in preparation for the USATF Olympic

Trail Tuesday: 3 awesome trails near Downtown Boulder

 The Trail Tuesday featured trail is in partnership with the Trail Run Project. While lingering snow and spring run-off in the high country mean that many of the trails in the mountains aren’t yet in their prime, that shouldn’t stop you from taking advantage of some of these

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

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.

Pierce Murphy finished 3rd overall in the NCAA XC Championships

Pierce Murphy Closes CU Career On High Note

Five years ago, Pierce Murphy came to the University of Colorado as a recruited walk-on and on Wednesday night, at the 2016 NCAA Outdoor Championships, he finished his storied career for the Buffs on a high note, placing fourth in the 10,000-meter run. The finish