By Kirsten McCay Smith
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The Toughman Utah Half is a long course triathlon with distances of 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, and 13.1 mile run. It takes place in Utah State Park near Provo, UT and claims to be “the flattest and fastest half in the west”. Typically this race has been held in August, but this year it is held on July 16th… Read more
The cancelled Boulder Peak Triathlon was a regional championship race. Because it was cancelled, USA Triathlon announced that all sanctioned triathlons for the next three weeks in Colorado, Utah and New Mexico will qualify the top 33% athletes in each age group for the 2016 Age Group National Triathlon Championship (Olympic Distance) in Omaha, Nebraska on August 13.
By Will Murray
Twenty-six intrepid youth dared to swim with the fishes, find out that asphalt bites and run, run, run at yesterday’s annual Boulder Triathlon Club kids’ tri clinic at Boulder Reservoir. BTC member Russell Herbert, organizer of the event, said, “I grew up in London in a big triathlon club and want to see if we can get something like that in Boulder.” Russell also happens to be a childhood friend of three-time Olympian and three-time world champion Tim Don, who delivered a brief talk and Q&A to wrap up the session… Read more
Within 24 hours of cancelling the Life Time Boulder Peak Triathlon, Life Time notified the registrants of their options of deferral. They could sign up for one of four different Life Time Triathlons or register for the 2017 Life Time Boulder Peak Triathlon. If you were registered for the 2016 Boulder Peak, be sure to check your email to get the detailed instructions.
By Bill Plock
Of all the thousands of miles that you have ridden, what makes one particular ride or road or moment standout from the blurriness of all the others? Many reasons probably; the people you ride with, new scenery, a first of this or first of that, or accomplishing something you wanted to quit or didn’t even think you could do… Read more