Almost 10 years ago, I walked into a Humane Society and walked out with one of the great loves of my life. My dog, Zed, has been with me through all sorts of ups and downs. There’s almost nothing that isn’t made better when I have my pup by my side. Except bath time. He hates bath time with a passion, but he also loves to play in dirt, so it’s a necessary evil. If ever there … [Read more...] about Doggie Dash 2016: For the Love of Pups – Register Now!
Though born in Germany and raised in New York, Frank Shorter is still considered one of the more prominent figures in Boulder history. So much so, that a commemorative statue of his likeness resides right near CU Campus. Why? Well, it's largely because of Shorter in the ‘70s that Boulder is the athlete-magnet that it continues to be today. Shorter moved here to Boulder in … [Read more...] about The Reason for Boulder’s Running Season: Frank Shorter
The 2016 Summer Olympics are set to take place on August 5-21 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and if you spend any time on the trails around the city of Boulder, you just might see some familiar faces competing in your favorite events at this year’s games. In the track and field category, three Boulderites, former CU star athletes, and members of the 2012 Olympic team, are busy … [Read more...] about 5 Olympians You Just Might See on Boulder Trails This Summer
When Boulderites leave the bubble in search of new adventures, many of us automatically head west toward the towering peaks of the Rockies. But Boulder County is full of lesser-known adventures along the Front Range and even on the plains. While everyone else is inching their way up Boulder Canyon or crawling along I-70 to overflowing trailheads, you could be on an empty … [Read more...] about Boulder Field Trip: Rabbit Mountain
For Boulder’s multitalented multisport athletes, the Boulder Stroke & Stride Race Series occurring over dates in June and July provides opportunities to flex multiple sets of muscles over the course of one race. Akin to the Boulder Dash N’ Dine 5k Series in the spring, the Boulder Stroke & Stride Race Series is a set of weekly aquathlon events put on by Without Limits … [Read more...] about The Boulder Stroke & Stride Race Series