A cool and sunny morning greeted participants of the 9th Annual Santa Stampede 10K and 5K Saturday morning at Hudson Gardens in Littleton, Colorado. Over 1,000 runners and walkers donned their holiday gear and enjoyed a clear day on the Platte River path, finishing up at Hudson Gardens where dozens of vendors, food and drink […]
On a beautiful fall morning, nearly 200 athletes took to the streets of City Park in Denver for the Home Sweet Home 5K/10K on November 9. Produced by Feet on the Street, Inc, this race benefited the Visiting Nurse Association. In the 5K, Nick Bulson of Denver took top honors, crossing the finish line in 18:44. […]
Colorado Runner’s inaugural Pumpkin Pie 10K and 5K races that took place this past Saturday at City Park in Denver were a smashing success! Over 2,000 participants took part in the 5K, and over 1,000 took part in the 10K. Runners, walkers and spectators alike were treated to not only a beautiful fall day in […]
More than 15,000 runners took over the streets of Denver at the 4th annual Sports Authority Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver Marathon & ½ Marathon today. While the weather was chilly, Denver did not disappoint with a stunning backdrop of brilliant fall colors for participants to enjoy along the course. The scenery was accompanied by the […]
The Evergreen Town Race is one of the fastest 5K and 10K races in the state. In the 10K, 25-year old Brandon Johnson of Denver took top honors in the 10K event, beating out second place finisher Austin Richmond by a mere 6 seconds. Johnson finished up in 30:30 and 27-year old Richmond in 30:36. Neil […]
On July 20th, some of the best distance runners in Colorado took to the streets and bike paths of Colorado Springs for one of the fastest 10K races in the state, the Classic 10K. Josh Eberly of Gunnison lead 630 runners on the point-to-point course, crossing the line first in 30:40. He was followed closely […]
On June 30th, nearly 500 runners and walkers took to the streets of Lyons for the annual Lyons River Run, part of the city’s 37th annual Good Old Days Celebration. Managed by the Town of Lyons Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Events, the proceeds of the event went to local youth sports scholarships and park […]
Commencing in beautiful Sweetwater Park in Lone Tree, the Liberty Dash 5K was an excellent race to begin the 4th of July holiday festivities. There was also a Kids 1K Fun Run. Matt Kempton led the nearly 300 runners and walkers to the finish line, crossing in 16:54. Jennifer Blindert took top honors for the […]
Bernie Boettcher continued his winning ways over the weekend, taking the Mountain to Valley 10M in just over 58 minutes. However, the story of the day went to Megan Lizzote of Basalt who set a new course record of 60 minutes, taking home $250 for the new record.
Bernie Boettcher took the winners stand at the annual Garfield Grumble 5M in Grand Junction. This trail race is set at the base of Mt Garfield just outside the city. The grueling climb and fast paced descent are just the beginning. To finish the race, one must jump the fire pit!
The fourth annual Jodi’s Race for Awareness 5K drew record crowds to City Park on Saturday morning to support the Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance. One of the largest ovarian cancer events in the nation, Jodi’s Race for Awareness 5K promotes awareness about ovarian cancer through advocacy, education and support. Temperatures and race conditions on Saturday morning […]
The Vail Recreation District’s 2013 La Sportiva Vail Mountain Trail Running Series, presented by Columbia kicked off with the Boneyard Boogie 10K. The trail run, which was sponsored by the Dusty Boot, began behind Eagle Valley Middle School at the Bureau of Land Management trailhead, located in the Bluffs neighborhood in Eagle. The trail includeed a […]
The 2013 Titan Trot 5K took place on May 4th at Veteran’s Park in Silt, CO. This race was a fundraiser for the Coal Ridge High School Booster Club.
Last year, Trevor Barron broke the U.S. record for racewalking 20 kilometers and was the lone American to compete in that event at the London Olympics. Sunday he gave running a try. On a cool morning with nearly perfect running conditions that produced record times, the Colorado College sophomore finished fourth in the Colfax Marathon […]
Hundreds of participants made their way to the Thorncreek Shopping Center in Thornton Saturday morning for the 18th Annual Cottonwood Classic 5K. With three different divisions: an overall runner’s division, school division and competitive race-walker’s division, there was something for everyone to enjoy! The men’s race saw top competitors Benjamin Zywicki and Adam Rich battle […]
68 runners toed the line at Boulder Reservoir under dark storm clouds on Tuesday night for the third race in the Dash & Dine series, hosted by Without Limits Productions. The impending late spring snow storm held off for the race, a race that had already been rescheduled once due to a snow storm! At […]
There are run events, walk events, obstacle events, fitness events, and heck even events where you try to escape zombies! What if you could take all of those and combine them into one great event that is meant for anyone at any fitness level (minus the zombies, we like our brains in our heads!)? The […]