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Sticky PostRunners start at the Olympic Day celebration at the Boulder Road Runner track series

Elite Fields Announced for the Mile High Mile

The elite fields for the inaugural Mile High Mile, to be held Thursday August 16 at the historic CU Pott’s Field, are shaping up to make for an exciting set of races that will get everyone’s hearts pumping. Witness elite athletes dig deep for speed

Aisha Praught-Leer wins the Pearl Street Mile

Tessema and Praught-Leer for the Win – Pearl Street Mile

Aisha Praught-Leer and training partner Emma Coburn, both Olympian steeplechasers, are in the midst of 80-mile training weeks as they prepare for the Aug. 31 Diamond League Championships in Brussels, where both will run the steeplechase. Wednesday evening, Leer took a break to win the

Avery's Four on the Fourth results and photos

Fourth of July local race results + photos

Fourth of July races are one of the year’s most popular of race holidays. There were multiple races from all around the state of Colorado from the Mile to the Half Marathon distance. Here are a few photos and results from local races in Boulder,

West End 3k race Flatirons Running

The Downtown Boulder Race series Tradition Continues

Mark your calendars as the downtown Summer series is returning again in 2018 with a few notable changes. The West End 3k returns On Thursday July 12th the “Pasta Jays” West End 3K will return back to the popular 3K distance, which was last held in 2013, and will

2017 ColderBOULDER 5k

ColderBoulder 2017 photos

The 2017 edition of the ColderBOLDER 5k didn’t quite live up to its namesake with temperatures rising into the mid-50s by the time the open wave ran at 9:50 am. But it proved to be ideal conditions as just over 1,800 runners competed in the

What happened to the Boulder Turkey Trot 5k

National Turkey Trot participation rises while two key races in Boulder County disappear. According to a study by Running USA, national Turkey Trot race participation is on the rise. Year-over-year growth of Thanksgiving Day races grew 14%, with 726 organized races and 961,882 finisher staking place in

Pearl Street Mile 2017 Women's Elite Field

Photos: Pearl Street Mile 2017

Over 350 runners took to the downtown streets Wednesday night to challenge themselves to a fast a furious mile and kids 1/2 mile. Runners of all abilities and ages competed in six separate waves which also included boys and girls high school waves and a

Laura Thweatt comes up on the shoulder of eventual winner Molly Huddle in the Olympic Trials 10k final - photo Dave Albo / lane1photos.com

Stories of the Olympic Trials and Cross Country

2016 was an incredible year for runners hailing from the Boulder Area as chronicled in the 2016 Boulder Running Journal. Over 40 runners from Colorado competed at the Olympic Marathon Trials last February in Los Angeles. Three from Boulder, Kara Goucher, Sean Quigley and Alia

the Quicker Quaker is now the Oatmeal 5k

Oatmeal 5k – A conversation with the Race Director

The former Quicker Quaker has been a favorite local season starter for years, often lead by a solid competitive field followed by throngs of running enthusiasts kicking off their racing season on the right foot. The race features an out and back course from downtown

Photos of the 2016 Colder Boulder

2016 Colder Bolder Results – Photos

On a crisp Saturday morning runners of all abilities converged in holiday spirit for the annual running of the ColderBolder 5k. The Colder Bolder is an “invitational” race featuring 12 waves are assigned based on your time in the Bolder Boulder 10k on Memorial Day. The 13th

Longmont Turkey Trot 216

Longmont Turkey Trot Results

http://www.lane1photos.com/Portfolio/Event/Longmont-Turkey-Trot-2016/i-Ph6MWCC/A Alex Monroe of Lyons and Eri Hayakawa of Louisville took top honors at the 42nd annual Longmont Turkey Trot 10k on Saturday Nov 12. Monroe covered the gently rolling course through Longmont’s western neighborhoods and roads finishing in 30:29. Hayakawa ran 35:44 for her first

2016 Boulder Backroads Marathon

Boulder Backroads Marathon, Half and 10k Results photos

While rain and snow plagued high altitude races this weekend, cooler temperatures made for ideal running conditions for the Boulder Backroads Marathon, Half-Marathon and 10k this morning at the Boulder Reservoir. The two-loop Boulder Backroads marathon course was covered in 3:06:51 by Oliver Cunningham of Denver,

Boulder Trail Running Festival Schedule Announced

This is one trail event you don’t have to train for.  The inaugural Trails in Motion Big Day Out Trail Running Festival will launch at the Foothills Community Park in North Boulder Saturday, September 10 at 3pm and run until 10pm that night. The late afternoon start

Best Colorado Trail Races

Local trail races are as varied as the beautiful Colorado landscape. They can cover service roads, dirt paths, single track, rugged and technical trail, to full out scrambling. And they can take place from your local neighborhood to mountain towns to high up along some of

McCandless, Arendt lead the Eldorado Run for the Cure

Late summer storm clouds and mild rain did not deter runners for supporting the 39th year in the running of the Eldorado Run for the Cure 4 mile, one of the longer running races in the Boulder area. The four mile out and back course starts nestled among the