Volunteers join Boulder's OSMP for trail building on National Trail Day.

Volunteers help repair damaged trails on National Trails Day

Posted on 27. Jun, 2014

Forty-Eight volunteers helped the City of Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) Department improve the East Boulder-White Rock Rocks Trail on National Trails Day June 7. The volunteers shoveled and laid down 120 tons of crusher fines filling gullies on 2,080 feet of the East Boulder/White Rocks trail, which sustained significant damage during the September 2013 […]

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Celebrate Olympic Day at All-Comers Meet

Posted on 14. Jun, 2014

Celebrate the Olympic Spirit at the Boulder Road Runners All-Comers meet next Thursday night June 19 from 5:30 pm. to sundown at CU’s Frank Potts Field, 4001 Discovery CU Research Park. Commemorating the birth of the modern Olympic Games, Olympic Day is not only a celebration, but an international effort to promote fitness and well-being in addition to the Olympic […]

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Race the Mile – America’s Distance

Posted on 13. Jun, 2014

Roger Bannister of England was the first to break the 4 minute mile barrier in 1954. Fifty years ago last week, teenager Jim Ryun of Wichita, KS, was the first high school boy to break the mythical barrier. The mile has become the measure of running accomplishments in America, but there were very few Mile […]

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Laura Thweatt to run in first Women’s 2 mile at Prefontaine Classic

Posted on 29. May, 2014

Boulder Track Club’s Laura Thweatt is on a roll.  It started around September last year with a top 10 at the US 20K, then 4th US Road 5K, a 3rd at the US Road 12K, the 3rd fastest split at the Ekiden Relays in Japan and then a win at the 2013 USATF National Club […]

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International Team Challenge won by Eritrea’s Berhane and Ethiopia’s Daska; Flanagan surprises

Posted on 27. May, 2014

BolderBOULDER, America’s All-Time Best 10K, today announced that 45,828 walkers, joggers and runners crossed the finish line this Memorial Day. After the “Citizen’s Race” which started at 7am and included 92 wave starts,  9 men’s and women’s teams from 7 countries took to streets on the exact same route in the International Team Challenge. The International Team Challenge […]

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Test ride Topo Athletic Shoes and meet Founder Tony Post

Posted on 22. May, 2014

Meet Tony Post, the former CEO of Vibram Five Fingers, now CEO and Founder of Topo Athletic at the Pedestrian Shops on Friday May 30th. Tony will be available between 2-6pm  to answer questions about any and all footwear questions as he has been in the industry for 25 year. You can try out a run/walk […]

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Live Coverage of BolderBoulder

Posted on 21. May, 2014

7News The Denver Channel will air live coverage of the International Team Challenge and Memorial Day Tribute from 11 am to 12:30 pm.  Live streaming of the Citizens race will start at 7 am on TheDenverChannel.com There will also be live streaming on CU’s Pac-12 Portal After the race Root Sports will be airing the BolderBoulder Highlight […]

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Deena Kastor at the Bolder Boulder

BolderBOULDER Announces Teams for 2014 International Team Challenge

Posted on 21. May, 2014

American couple Ryan and Sarah Hall as well as Olympic Medalists Shalane Flanagan and Deena Kastor coming to compete in 2014 race. The BolderBOULDER, America’s All-Time Best 10K, today announced the 18 teams of professional men and women from across the globe that will be racing in the 2014 BolderBOULDER International Team Challenge. The BolderBOULDER created […]

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Win a free entry to Badass Dash at the GoPro Mountain Games

Posted on 20. May, 2014

We are giving away a free entry to the BADASS Dash which is part of the GoPro Mountain Games June 7 in Vail, CO. Enter below. The BADASS Dash features 25+ obstacles along a 7K race course and benefits Autism Speaks. a Rafflecopter giveaway You can find out more about the BADASS Dash. If you choose to register […]

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Vote for your favorite “I Am Bolder” story

Posted on 20. May, 2014

There are 50,000 #RunBelievable stories behind the starting line each year at the America’s All Time Best 10k – The BolderBoulder. Back in April the BolderBoulder asked runners to share their story, the type of story that looked to inspire friends and family to live boldly. The three top nominations for the I Am Bolder video contest […]

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Kipp Defends Pac-12 Steeplechase Title

Posted on 17. May, 2014

PULLMAN, Wash. – For the third time in the history of the Pac-12 Conference Track & Field Championships, the women’s 3000-meter steeplechase championship hardware will remain in Boulder as senior Shalaya Kipp defended the Buffaloes dominance with a winning time of 10:04.19, on day one of the conference championships at the Mooberry Track & Field […]

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Rebuild Flood Damaged trails on National Trails Day

Posted on 12. May, 2014

Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks is looking for 50 volunteers to help restore the East Boulder/White Rocks Trail in Gunbarrel on June 7th, for National Trails Day. Restoration of this flood damaged trail will involve moving crusher fines with wheelbarrows then laying and shaping the trail surface. The project will last between 9am and 4pm and […]

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Snow and mud will close trails Tuesday

Posted on 12. May, 2014

Open Space and Mountain Parks to close numerous trails because of snowy and muddy conditions The City of Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) Department will close multiple trailheads and trails across its system tomorrow, Tuesday, May 13, because recent rain and melting snow have caused area trails to become extremely muddy. OSMP is taking this step […]

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Colorado Corporate Challenge moves to Boulder

Posted on 06. May, 2014

   The Heart and Sole Half, 10k and Colorado Corporate Challenge are now part of the Downtown Race Series. Join companies and runners from all over Boulder and Broomfield Counties for the 7th Annual Colorado Corporate Challenge 10k Run on Sunday June 29, 2014. Companies join together with teams of 3 or more to compete against […]

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Boulder Spring Half hosts USATF 5 Mile Championships

Posted on 28. Apr, 2014

For the 3rd consecutive year, the Boulder Spring 5-Miler will serve as the USA Track & Field Colorado Championship on Sunday morning, May 4th at the Boulder Reservoir. The 5-Mile will start at 9am on May 4th and other events that morning will include the ½ Marathon at 8:30am and 10-mile at 8:45am. Elite runners will compete for a share of the […]

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