• Behind the Scenes, Beyond the Podium with Racing Underground

    Submitted by Bill Plock on October 12th, 2021

    Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at an organized sports event? How much time and effort does it take to go into a single event? How do organizers deal with the unexpected while still pulling off a successful event? And finally, what details do organizers wish participants knew? Read more

    • Still a Couple of Triathlons in Colorado in October

      Submitted by Bill Plock on September 27th, 2021

      The Last Call Triathlon at Boyd Lake near Loveland was the last triathlon along the front range but there are still a couple of opportunities to race in Montrose and Alamosa. The Black Canyon Triathlon (Montrose) October 2nd and the Splashland Triathlon (Alamosa) October 19th are still on the calendar. These are pool based triathlons and in Alamosa the pool is a hot springs–and the swim is last.  Read more

      • St. George, Iconic Race and a Look Into the Future; Coloradans do Well!

        Submitted by Bill Plock on September 21st, 2021

        The authentic joy Lucy Charles Barclay beamed to the world the second she broke the tape is something I’ll never forget. It gave me goosebumps and seemed deep seated, especially as she came to hug her husband with tears running down her face. I have never seen or felt such happiness

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        • Adams State Professor Shares Why She Loves the Southwest Triathlon Series

          Submitted by Bill Plock on September 13th, 2021

          Last year, with a limited race calendar we discovered the Splashland Triathlon in Alamosa with some fun history. It’s a late October race with a swim in a nice warm hot springs pool on the edge of town. We discovered it’s part of the Southwest Triathlon Series with races in Gunnison, Montrose, Alamosa and Los Alamos New Mexico. The Montrose triathlon, called the Black Canyon Triathlon is October 2, and the Alamosa, Splashland Triathlon is October 19th.  Read more

          • Preview of the Showdown in St. George at IRONMAN 70.3 World Championships

            Submitted by Bill Plock on September 13th, 2021

            303 is heading to St. George to bring you in-person coverage of the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championships. With no Kona this year, all eyes are on the desert of southwest Utah. With a hilly run course, fast bike and a predicted temperature near 100 degrees, the real sizzle isn’t the rubber meeting the road, it’s the clash of top triathletes on heels of the Collins Cup that has no doubt sparked some rivalries Read more