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CU Potts Invite new indoor facility

CU hosts first Indoor meet at new facility

The University of Colorado track and field team collected eight event titles on the final day of the Potts Invitational, Saturday at the Sklar Family Track in the CU Indoor Practice Facility. Distance events that were contested were the men’s and women’s mile and the

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

CU Pack 12 champs 2016

Colorado XC Sweeps Pac 12 – again

For the second straight year, Colorado reigned supreme at the Pac-12 Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships, sweeping the team titles Friday morning at Randolph North Golf Course. The championship was the sixth straight title for the men’s team and the third overall title for

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

Boulder Track Club sends four to Olympic Trials

Troopy is positioned on the north side of the track calling final times and encouraging runners with his characteristic enthusiasm as they come through the finish line. 8:25, 8:26, 8:27. Alex Monroe is first to finish the 3k time trial as a final workout in preparation for the USATF Olympic

Pierce Murphy running under the lights at the NCAA 2015 10k

Pierce Murphy: Strong CU Finish Could Fuel Post Collegiate Career

When a high school surfer from Hawaii decides to move to Boulder and train with the nation’s best XC team, spectacular things happen. Pierce Murphy, a runner that joined the CU team five years ago as a “recruited walk-on”, has now earned eight All-American honors and has been called “the most successful of all of those blue-collar guys” by CU coach, Mark Wetmore.

Pierce Murphy at NCAA Indoors

Buffs run strong 3000m at Indoors

Four Buffaloes earned top 10 performances on Saturday night at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in 3,000-meter run. University of Colorado senior Pierce Murphy and sophomore Erin Clark each placed fifth in their respective races. Sophomore Kaitlyn Benner was eighth in the women’s

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CU Cross Country starts Saturday Aug 30th

The University of Colorado cross country teams have consistently been one of the most dominate combined squads in the nation and this year the Buffs looks like they will remain that way with all of the talent returning to both men’s and women’s teams. Both

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Kipp Defends Pac-12 Steeplechase Title

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

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Kipp Records First Indoor All-America Honor

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — University of Colorado senior Shalaya Kipp earned her first NCAA Indoor Track and Field All-America honor after she placed seventh in the women’s 5,000-meter run on Friday night at the Albuquerque Convention Center. Kipp finished the 5k in 16 minutes, 32.03 seconds. She ran