Tagged: Track and Field

Celebrate Olympic Day at All-Comers Meet

Posted on14. 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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Kipp Defends Pac-12 Steeplechase Title

Posted on17. 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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Local track action at the CU Invitational this weekend

Posted on10. Apr, 2014

The Buffaloes will host many Front Range schools this weekend, including region rivals Colorado State along with many unattached athletes at the CU Invitational this Friday and Saturday, April 11-12, at Potts Field. Admission to watch the event is free. The men’s and women’s javelin and hammer throws will be contested on Friday, starting at 3 […]

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Jerry Quiller Classic kicks off Buffs Outdoor Season

Posted on22. Mar, 2014

This weekend the University of Colorado track & field team hosted the Jerry Quiller Classic at Potts Field. The meet kicked off the outdoor season for the Buffaloes. The running events started Friday night with the Men’s 10k under brisk weather. Colorado’s Pierce Murphy and Morgan Pearson crossed the line together in 30:20 and fellow […]

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Shalaya Kipp Finishes 7th at NCAA Indoors

Kipp Records First Indoor All-America Honor

Posted on14. Mar, 2014

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 the majority of the race around ninth (out of 16 […]

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CU Buffs Kipp and Simpson Punch Tickets to Moscow

Posted on20. Jul, 2013

MONACO, France — Shalaya Kipp was good in June, but she needed to be better in July – and she was. The University of Colorado senior placed third in last month’s 3,000-meter steeplechase at the USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships, earning a spot on the U.S. roster for the IAAF World Championships in Athletics […]

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Kipp Earns Trip To Moscow in the Steeple

Posted on22. Jun, 2013

DES MOINES, Iowa – University of Colorado senior Shalaya Kipp recorded a third-place finish in the 3,000-meter steeplechase finals at the USA Track & Field Championships to earn a spot on the U.S. roster of the IAAF World Championships in Moscow this August. Kipp, who was third at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials, finished the […]

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Coburn Advances To NCAA Steeplechase Finals

Posted on06. Jun, 2013

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 Olympian clocked a time of 9:46.76 to win not only […]

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Coburn Wins NCAA West Prelim Title

Posted on25. May, 2013

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 nationals. The running events were delayed three hours at Mike […]

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Coburn Runs World Leading Steeplechase Mark

Posted on30. Apr, 2013

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 year. Coburn won in nine minutes, 28.26 seconds, just about […]

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Buffs Host Inaugural Jerry Quiller Classic

Posted on15. Mar, 2013

BOULDER – The University of Colorado track & field team will host the inaugural Jerry Quiller Classic, March 15-16, at Potts Field. The meet, which had previously been the Potts Outdoor Invitational, has been named in honor of the former CU track and field and cross country coach Jerry Quiller, who passed away in 2012 […]

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Buffs Shine at UW & Air Force Invites

Posted on27. Jan, 2013

SEATTLE – University of Colorado senior Liz Tremblay continues to light up the CU track and field record book, this time clocking the second fastest 800-meter time in CU history at the UW Invitational on Saturday afternoon. Tremblay raced to a time of 2:08.91 in the top section of the 800, finishing just slightly behind […]

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Coburn To Run At Millrose Games

Posted on22. Jan, 2013

NEW YORK — University of Colorado senior Emma Coburn has been selected to compete in the mile run at the prestigious Millrose Games on February 16 in New York. Coburn, a 2011 indoor mile All-American and two-time USATF steeplechase champion, will be competing in a very talented field of athletes that includes Abbey D’Agostino (Dartmouth), […]

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Indoor Track Schedule for 2013 Open and Masters

Posted on18. Jan, 2013

Indoor track meets are held primarily as college meets but there are events that are open to the public to race in, including events for Masters athletes. The tracks are smaller with much tighter turns and the races are very intimate often time with spectators close in around the turns which can exciting to run […]

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CU’s Track & Field Outlook for 2013

Posted on18. Jan, 2013

The start of the 2013 University of Colorado track and field season will once again kick off with the Buffs hosting the Potts Indoor Invitational, January 18-19, at Balch Fieldhouse. The complete schedule is available at CUBuffs.com. It will be CU’s only home meet during the indoor season but CU will also host a pair of outdoor meets, the Jerry Quiller Classic, March 15-16, and the Colorado Invitational, April 12-13.

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