A myriad of experiences during the 2012 Games -- from a 9th-place finish by senior Emma Coburn in the 3,000-meter steeplechase, to amazing performances by amputee-sprinter Oscar Pistorius, whose participation was supported by CU-Boulder research -- can proudly be added to CU’s legacy of involvement in the Olympic Games.
From July 1 to 10, at least 13 athletes with strong University of Colorado ties will compete at the Olympic Track and Field Trials in Eugene, Ore. Their goal will be a berth in the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro.
The 2013 calendar year is starting off on a great note for University of Colorado senior Shalaya Kipp as she was named the 2012 College Women's Athlete-of-the-Year as selected by the Colorado Sports Hall of Fame, announced on Tuesday afternoon....
Described as “the number one spectator sport” at the Olympic Games, pin trading is gaining in popularity.
Beginning his outstanding career in track and field while at CU, William Toomey (Jour’62) was one of the nation’s top five hurdlers, winning five consecutive AAU pentathlon titles between 1960 and 1964, an achievement that has not been matched....
CU began its Olympic legacy in 1948 with David Bolen (Mktg’50, MS’50), a rising track star and promising business major from Louisiana.
The opening ceremony of the Olympics—with the parade of nations and athletes and the lighting of the Olympic flame—reminds Jordan Valutas, 2007 alumna of the University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of...
On the rarity of two athletes from the same collegiate team making the Olympics -- Head Coach Mark Wetmore: “I’ve never seen it before; it’s pretty rare for a single collegiate to make it from a team. In 2008, there were maybe...
It's a rare and wonderful thing for a school to produce an Olympian. It's even rarer and more wonderful for a school to produce a pair. But it gets even better.
CU invites alumni ‘Back to Boulder,’ announces new parade day, time - October 29, 2012
Coburn places 9th in the Olympic steeplechase finals - August 06, 2012
Coburn advances to Olympic finals - August 04, 2012
Jeremy Bloom to headline Sept. 26 'Buff Essentials' event on campus - September 21, 2011