CU President Bruce Benson extends enrollment invitation to troops For the past seven years, Bolder Boulder race organizers have sent T-shirts, bib numbers and all the materials to put on a race to military bases -- and sometimes navy ships, too -- all around the world. But troops this year will get something extra in their Bolder Boulder package: An enrollment invitation from the University of Colorado's president.
Boulder fundraiser aiding Everest climbing school When they learned that Sherpas account for nearly one-third of all deaths on Mount Everest, Jennifer Lowe-Anker and Conrad Anker decided to help educate high-altitude workers, giving them the tools and climbing skills to lead Everest expeditions safely. Full Story
CU-Boulder women's ultimate Frisbee team chasing national title After two disappointing seasons, the University of Colorado women's ultimate Frisbee team, Kali Ultimate, is ready to make a run for the national title. After making it to semi-finals in 2010, the team fell short at regionals in 2011 and 2012. But this year the team is older, more experienced and has recruited enough women to create a development team. Full Story
Boulder athletes set to compete in Colorado Biathlon State Championships Local biathletes will race this weekend at the Colorado Biathlon State Championships at Snow Mountain Ranch near Winter Park. The sport, which is made popular every four years as the winter Olympics invade living rooms across the world, includes various distances of cross-country skiing and either two or four shooting components, depending on the event. Full Story