Fans charging the field

Photo of the Week: Charging the Field

Sept. 9, 2019

The student section poured into the stands after an overtime win against rival Nebraska, Saturday, Sept. 7. The Buffs were down 17-0 at halftime but managed to scored 24 points in the fourth quarter, putting the game into overtime.

Grant Ellwood

Q&A: Grant Ellwood, Cyclocross Champ

In December, Grant Ellwood claimed the 2018 cyclocross collegiate club national championships title in Louisville, Ky. Here the Boulder native talks cyclocross, what it takes to win and why it might be fun to see a race up close.

Blake Leeper

NOW — August 19, 2018

Dec. 1, 2018

Blake Leeper aims to compete in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. The double-amputee traveled to CU Boulder for evaluation by Alena Grabowski.

Sonya Looney on her mountain bike in Colorado

10 CU Extreme Sports Athletes

Individuals from around the world flock to Colorado to participate in the state’s thriving outdoor community. It’s no surprise that many of them find their way to CU. Here’s a handful of extreme sports athletes and adventure enthusiasts that have ties to CU.

Brittany Fan

CU Golfer Brittany Fan

March 1, 2018

Brittany Fan is one of only two Hawaiians ever to compete for CU women’s golf. She set a freshman record for stroke average three years ago — 74.87 over 31 rounds.

Petra Winter Olympics

10 CU Winter Olympians

Feb. 7, 2018

A glimpse of some of CU Boulder’s past and present Winter Olympians.

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The Ultra Mindset: An Endurance Champion's 8 Core Principles for Success in Business, Sports, and Life

May 1, 2017

Travis Macy has summited glacial peaks in the French Alps, rappelled into vast limestone caves in China, and ran through parched deserts in Utah. His secret? A precise and particular outlook he calls the "Ultra Mindset."

Laura Knoblach

Sports Q&A: Laura Knoblach

March 1, 2017

Even in Boulder, Laura Knoblach stands out among endurance athletes.

soccer player

Sports News - Spring 2017

March 1, 2017

Sports news from the spring 2017 issue.

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Thin Ice: Race, Sports, and Awakening in the 1950s

Oct. 4, 2016

Thin Ice is a fictional story set in a small Wisconsin town that weaves a compelling tale about race, sports, and sexism.