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
To make an Olympic team takes talent, sacrifice, dedication, and patience, and for the few who make it, they are celebrated and rewarded. But that’s only once every four years. And for the rest of the hundreds of talented athletes who are still performing at the highest level year
Local runners will be competing in the USA Olympic Track & Field Team Trials in Eugene, Oregon, July 1- 10. Some local runners are heading to the 2016 USA Olympic Track Trials with one thing in mind, to make the coveted Olympic Team and to head to
The US Olympic Marathon trials will be held in Los Angeles on Saturday February 13th. The top 3 finishers in each race will make the team for the Olympics in Rio De Janeiro. The women’s marathon will be on Sunday August 14 and the men’s marathon
LONDON— For the second consecutive Olympic Games, there will be a University of Colorado student-athlete in the finals of the 3,000-meter steeplechase as senior Emma Coburn easily advanced on Saturday morning. She follows in the footsteps of former Buff Jenny (Barringer) Simpson who finished ninth
Just 10 days before they step on the track at Olympic Stadium in London, England, University of Colorado seniors Emma Coburn and Shalaya Kipp shuck the rust off in the mile run at the Morton Pre Games on Wednesday.