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,
Overcast skies with mildly threatening rain clouds provided a bit of relief from the heat Thursday night for the kick-off race of the Downtown Race Series, the West End 4k. The race series pits competitors of similar abilities in one of 4 waves. A shorter kids race,
Galen Burrell wins the first ever Boulder Mountain Marathon on May 15, 2016. Runners gathered around small fire pits in the historic mining town of Gold Hill trying to stay warm as they waited for the start of the first ever Boulder Mountain Marathon organized by
The Boulder Mountain Marathon and the 10 Mile Ascent will both take place on Sunday May 15. On Friday, course designer and Gold Hill resident Joe Grant took attendees of the Flatirons Running Happy Hour through his vision of the course.
A fresh coat of white snow on the course, blue skies, crisp air and just enough blustery wind to make it interesting. Overall, a good day for a cross country race. The USATF Colorado Club XC Championships were held this morning at Harlow Platts Park