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 and last wave is Open and usually the most competitive. Runners in each wave compete for the top 3 podium spots. The race is a mix of competitive while featuring costumes and an opportunity for runners to test their winter fitness.
The race course winds through the scenic campus of CU and finishes in the historic Balch Fieldhouse.
Top 3 finishes in the open wave for both men were Daniel Shellhouse 16:25, Mason Brown 16:54, and Eric Thomas in 16:59. Alayna Szuch Won in 19:03, followed by Anica Wong in 19:56 and Pheobe Tengdin rounded out the women’s podium in 20:27.
Photos from the 2016 Colder Bolder
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