Review: Nite Ize KnotBone Stretch Laces

Posted on29. Sep, 2015

How many times have you forgot to double tie your laces when in a running race and they come undone? Or are in such a hurry to get out on your daily run that you wish you could just slide on your shoes and go? A local Boulder company Nite Ize, has the solution in its […]

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Brooks Glycerin 13 review

Shoe Review: Brooks Glycerin 13

Posted on13. Jul, 2015

“From the moment I put them on, I could tell my feet were in for a luxury ride” Last week I had the opportunity to check out the most recent release of the Brooks Glycerin, the 13. While it’s not a major overhaul from the 12, there are some subtle updates make this an exceptional […]

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Simpson, Coburn Earn Bearth to World Championships

Posted on28. Jun, 2015

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 is Simpson’s second consecutive USATF 1,500m title and Coburn’s fourth […]

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Tim Olson photo by Matt Trappe

Boulder’s Tim Olson joins SmartWool Team

Posted on11. Jun, 2015

Western States Endurance Run record holder and recent Boulder, CO resident, Tim Olson, joins three-time Hardrock 100 winner and fellow Boulder resident Darcy Piceu as part of SmartWool’s Fan Field Tester platform. And their socks of choice are the PhD® Run sock. Based in Steamboat Springs, CO, SmartWool is a 20-year-old apparel brand whose products are inspired by living […]

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Newton Running Achieves Certified B Corporation Status

Posted on24. Sep, 2014

After a rigorous assessment process, Newton Running®, the leader in performance running shoes, is delighted to announce its certification as a B Corporation.  The prestigious designation is awarded to companies that strive to solve social and environmental problems and meet higher standards of social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability. “Newton is committed to building […]

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Boulder Spring Half hosts USATF 5 Mile Championships

Posted on28. Apr, 2014

For the 3rd consecutive year, the Boulder Spring 5-Miler will serve as the USA Track & Field Colorado Championship on Sunday morning, May 4th at the Boulder Reservoir. The 5-Mile will start at 9am on May 4th and other events that morning will include the ½ Marathon at 8:30am and 10-mile at 8:45am. Elite runners will compete for a share of the […]

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Celebrate your training through #BolderSelfie

Posted on17. Mar, 2014

As you prepare in your training for this year’s BolderBoulder, tag your photos with #BolderSelfie, share them through Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter and you could be rewarded with new Helly Hansen apparel. Be bold! Be outrageous. Be inspiring. Show your running buddies. Show your favorite view. Each week the jury selected winner will be shared on […]

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CU Men’s XC Team Set To Meet President Obama

Posted on09. Mar, 2014

 WASHINGTON — The University of Colorado men’s cross country team has been invited to the White House after winning the 2013 NCAA Championship last November. The Buffs will meet with the President of the United States on Monday, March 10, in the traditional White House ceremony sometime in the afternoon. It will be streamed live […]

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Frozen Recovery and Performance: PowerIce

Posted on08. Mar, 2014

While the warm weather of summer seems like a ways away through this long winter, training and racing in the heat will soon be upon us again. Keeping our core body temperature down during training and racing in the warmer months is key to better performance and recovering faster. I remember one typical hot and dry […]

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Marshall Valley Trail

OSMP closing trails south of Boulder to prevent trail and vegetation damage

Posted on13. Feb, 2014

The City of Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) Department is closing trails and trailheads south of Boulder today because melting snow has caused trails to become extremely muddy, and visitor traffic will likely result in damage to trails and adjacent plant life. OSMP is closing the Flatirons Vista, Marshall Mesa and the Greenbelt […]

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Throwback Thursday: Sean Nesbitt and John Supsic Boulder USA XC

Posted on13. Feb, 2014

This week we say THANK YOU to our two race directors Sean Nesbitt and John Supsic. Although they have wanted to remain behind the scenes and out of the spotlight during the build up these championships, none of this would be possible without them. Their vision and hard work has made these 2014 USA Cross […]

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Boulder USA XC race preview

Posted on11. Feb, 2014

Chris Derrick and Bobby Mack, the last two USA national champions, headline the field of entries for Saturday’s USA Cross Country Championships at the Flatirons Golf Course in Boulder, Colorado. Derrick and Mack, who were key components to Team USA’s silver medal performance at last year’s IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland, are part […]

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Throwback Thursday: Alan Culpepper Boulder USA XC

Posted on06. Feb, 2014

As the 2014 USA Cross Country Championships in Boulder rapidly approach (9 days and counting), we want to review the marvelous career of the 2007 USA Cross Country Champion Alan Culpepper. A native of Fort Worth, TX Alan attended the University of Colorado at Boulder where he was a 7 time All American and the […]

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Throwback Thursday Boulder USA XC: Deena Kastor

Posted on30. Jan, 2014

Today we take a look back on the incredible career of 2007 USA Cross Country Champion Deena Kastor. Olympic Bronze Medalist, US record holder in the marathon, half marathon, 15K, road 8K, and road 5K. Winner of the Chicago and London Marathons and 3x Winner of the Bolder Boulder.

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Throwback Thursday: Pete Julian Boulder USA XC

Posted on23. Jan, 2014

This week for the Boulder USA Cross Country Championships we pay tribute to the 2007 USA Cross Country Race Director, Pete Julian.

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