BBSC Triathlon’s Boulder Sunset Triathlon Recap – An Endurance Festival!

The Boulder Sunset Triathlon BBSC Triathlon really could be labeled an endurance festival. With 1,500 athletes competing in an Olympic and Sprint Distance triathlon, a duathlon and a 5k and 10k run, there was something for everyone. Families with parents racing with their kids were everywhere. Many challenged athletes participated as well. Universities from CO, WY, UT, NM, AZ competed and added to the vibe. If you have raced in Boulder before, the course was familiar and the weather couldn’t have been better. With such a variety of competitors and many first timers on the course, with seasoned veterans, it made the atmosphere fun and unique. This was the 10th anniversary of this race and no doubt will continue to grow and with it’s multi race format, late in the summer will undoubtedly attract endurance athlete of all sorts for years to come.

OFFICIAL 2017 RESULTS

Check out 303’s Facebook photo album

We also interviewed several participants – check out 303Radio’s interviews!

First time triathlete Darren Fogg what was it like?

CU Triathlon teammates Cassidy Hemp and Scarlet Kaplan

Michelle Lund BBSC Post Race

Michelle Malik and Kirsten Smith pre race Athletes in Tandem

School of Mines Madison Scott, Alex Michael and Megan Cone

One thought on “BBSC Triathlon’s Boulder Sunset Triathlon Recap – An Endurance Festival!

  1. Any info on the athlete who was hit on 36 during the race? Saw a very badly damaged bike and many emergency vehicles. Others have said it was one of the triathletes.

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