Updated: August 04, 2018 3:05:17 AM MDT
 
 
 
 
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Boulder hosts summit on painful cost of athletes taking it to the max

Keynote speech looks at link between extreme athletes and psychopathic offenders such as serial killers
05/30/2018 07:26 PM MDT
Where extreme sports are happening, can the medics be far behind? 
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Bob Beattie, the patriarch of American skiing, dies at 85
04/03/2018 12:01 AM MDT - <p>Bob Beattie created the concept of the U.S. Ski Team while coaching at the University of Colorado in the early 1960s, co-founded skiing's World Cup tour in 1966, enjoyed a successful career as a commentator for ABC's Wide World of Sports and remained an influential figure in the sport well into his 80s as an outspoken member of the ski team's trustees.</p>  Full Story

Texas college baseball coach fired for drug testing comments about Colorado recruits
03/01/2018 06:32 PM MST - <p>Mike Jeffcoat, the coach of Texas Wesleyan's baseball team, has been fired over comments he made about Colorado recruits, the university announced Thursday.</p>  Full Story

Ex-Buff Joanne Reid ready for Olympic moment
02/03/2018 04:15 PM MST - With the beats of her heart pounding rapidly, Joanne Reid tried to steady her rifle. A circle of less than two inches in diameter and 50 meters down range was her target, but her heart was going crazy, at nearly 220 beats per minute. Full Story

Nederland High School likely to drop football program
01/10/2018 10:40 PM MST - NEDERLAND — Marked by vitriolic lows, progressive highs and a small group of passionate people fighting one uphill battle after another, the past year has been potentially the most eventful period in the history of the football program at Nederland High School. Full Story

Mike Sandrock: Emma Coburn's gold highlights running's 'Year of the Women'
12/11/2017 09:59 PM MST - Heading into the bell lap of the 2017 IAAF World Championship steeplechase final, Emma Coburn was in the middle of the lead pack of five. Over the first of the five barriers on the final lap, Coburn dropped back to fifth, and it looked as if she would be battling for an admirable bronze medal. Full Story

Concussion laws work at lowering head injury risk for young athletes, CU study finds
11/15/2017 06:55 AM MST - <p>University of Colorado study concludes state concussion laws reduce recurrent head trauma in high school athletes.</p>  Full Story

Boulder-born Shalane Flanagan upsets Mary Keitany, ends U.S. drought at NYC Marathon
11/05/2017 04:04 PM MST - <p>Shalane Flanagan dethroned Mary Keitany on Sunday and became the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon since 1977, potentially ending her decorated career with her first major marathon victory.</p>  Full Story

High school football participation has 'peaked,' CU Boulder prof finds
09/26/2017 06:32 PM MDT - A new University of Colorado analysis has found that concerns about concussions and other controversies surrounding the National Football League will lead to a further decline in the number of high schoolers playing football. Full Story

Trans athlete proves transition is more than a name change
08/07/2017 06:47 PM MDT - SALIDA — Less than three years into her transition from Jonathan to Jillian, pro cyclist Jillian Bearden has once again found serenity on her bike. Full Story

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College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

 
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College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

 
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Second Story Garage: Gasoline Lollipops

The Boulder alt-country band gives its EPs names such as Death and Resurrection, and its songs bear the mark of hard truths and sin. But the punk energy behind the playing, and the sense that it's all in good fun, make it OK to dance to a song like "Death." Full Story