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Emma Coburn and Shalaya Kipp in the 3k Steeplechase Olympic Trials

Emma Coburn changes coaches post Olympic Bronze

Just months after winning the Bronze Medal in the steeplechase in the 2016 Rio Olympics, Emma Coburn announced that she will be leaving her longtime coach of Mark Wetmore during her next training cycle. She announced it over twitter on Friday, Dec 2: I have some

A Call for Positive Change as The Clean Sport Collective Launches

“United together for honesty, integrity and transparency in sport.” Clean Sport Collective is a community of powerful voices comprised of athletes, brands, events, clubs, fans and public to support the pursuit of clean sport and athletics through the absence of performance enhancing drugs. The program

Emma Coburn wins Bronze and runs American Record

Coburn Wins Olympic Bronze, Sets American Record

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Very few Olympians get to leave the games with a medal around their neck, but Colorado’s very own Emma Coburn will leave as one of the elite after earning the bronze medal in the 3,000-meter steeplechase Monday morning. In addition

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

Simpson, Coburn Earn Bearth to World Championships

Former CU Buffs and current training partners Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn won their respective races this weekend in Eugene’s famous Hayward Field to earn their place on the USA team to compete in the IAFF World Championships held in Beijing, China in August. This

Coburn announces deal with New Balance

University of Colorado distance runner Emma Coburn, who on Saturday ended her collegiate running career with her second NCAA steeplechase title, has signed a professional contract with shoe company New Balance. “I am thrilled to join Team New Balance as I start my professional career,”

Coburn Finishes Storied Career With NCAA Steeple Title

EUGENE, Ore. – Emma Coburn finished her outstanding career at the University of Colorado with a bang when she won her second NCAA 3,000-meter steeplechase crown on Saturday afternoon at the NCAA Championships. The 2012 Olympian was the overall favorite heading into the race as

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Coburn Advances To NCAA Steeplechase Finals

Emma Coburn will have a chance to win one last NCAA 3,000-meter steeplechase title for the University of Colorado after cruising to an easy win in the semifinals on Thursday night at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Historic Hayward Field. The 2012

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Coburn Wins NCAA West Prelim Title

AUSTIN, Texas – Weather conditions may not have been perfect earlier in the day, but everything fell perfectly into place for the University of Colorado’s Emma Coburn on Friday night as she captured a first-place finish at the NCAA West Preliminary Championships to advance to

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Coburn Runs World Leading Steeplechase Mark

STANFORD, Calif. – Just two days after a 1,500-meter race at the 104th Drake Relays in Iowa, University of Colorado senior Emma Coburn won the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational at Stanford on Sunday night with the best time in the world this

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Trio of Buffs Head To NCAA Indoor Track Championships

BOULDER — The University of Colorado track and field team will send three seniors to compete at the 2013 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, March 8 and 9, in Fayetteville, Ark. Emma Coburn (mile) is the only female attending the championship, while Joe Morris