• Flora Duffy wins incredible ITU “double-double”

    Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on September 22nd, 2017

    Boulder Colorado resident and graduate of the University of Colorado, Flora Duffy achieves unique double-double. In a near perfectly executed race, in a cold and wet Rotterdam with difficult conditions on the bike, Flora dominated the race to claim her 2nd consecutive International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Championship title. Read more

    • Colorado Athletes in Kona: Tom Bogan

      Submitted by Jen Findley on September 21st, 2017

      Hard to believe the 2017 season is almost over and that Kona World Championships are right around the corner. Today begins our 2017 edition of Colorado Athletes in Kona. Enjoy. Read more

      • Achilles under new Leadership

        Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on September 21st, 2017

        Have you ever considered serving as a running guide? Achilles is a great local group, with weekly runs at Wash Park… Read more

        • 2017 Harvest Moon Long Course Tri Race Recap – What a Difference a Year Makes!

          Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on September 20th, 2017

          By Kirsten McCay

          Wow! What a difference one year makes. The Without Limits/5430 Sports Harvest Moon Long Course Triathlon was a completely different race than it was one year ago. If you saw any pics or read any race recaps from last year (2016) you’ll have seen bikes blown down in transition, the slip and slide blowing away, and white caps in the reservoir. The wind was insane last year. Read more

          • Women’s Wednesday: The Aquatic Wisdom of Sarah Thomas

            Submitted by Khem Suthiwan on September 20th, 2017

            By Lisa Ingarfield

            Photo by Ken Classen
            Sarah Thomas was born to swim. She picked up the sport at age seven and has been swimming pretty much ever since. This past July, she broke her own world record, swimming 104 miles in Lake Champlain, from Rouses Point, New York, to Vermont and back again. Her solo swim was unassisted, non-wetsuit, and current neutral. The water was also full of lampreys. I wasn’t sure what a lamprey was, so I looked them up. Yeah, they are the stuff of nightmares. I recently wrote about my fears of swimming in open water without a wetsuit because of the perils of lake or ocean creatures; Sarah clearly does not have those same concerns. Read more