Best Of Competitor Awards For 2012 Announced

Mountain West Region

Best Charity Training Program

Team in Training

Best Charity to Fund Raise For

Brent’s Place

Aurora, Colo.

Best 5K/10K

Bolder Boulder 10K

Boulder, Colo.

Best Half-Marathon

Platte River Half-Marathon

Littleton, Colo.

Best Marathon

Colorado Marathon

Fort Collins, Colo.

Best Trail Race

The Bear Chase

Lakewood, Colo.

Best Swimming Event

Cherry Creek Aquaman Series

Englewood, Colo.

Best Women’s Event (tie)

Outdoor Divas Triathlon

Longmont, Colo.

Beti Bike Bash

Lakewood, Colo.

Best Cycling Event

Elephant Rock

Castle Rock, Colo.

Best Triathlon

Rattlesnake Triathlon

Aurora, Colo.

Best Adventure/Mud Race

Tough Mudder

Beaver Creek, Colo.

Best Destination Race

Canyonlands Half Marathon

Moab, Utah

Best Race Swag

Boulder Marathon

Boulder, Colo.

Best Race T-Shirt

Bear Chase Trail Races

Lakewood, Colo.

Best Running Shoe

Brooks Ghost 5

Best Swimming/Triathlon Shop

Kompetitive Edge

Sheridan, Colo.

Best Outdoor Shop


Best Bike Shop

Wheat Ridge Cyclery

Wheat Ridge, Colo.

Best Specialty Running Shop

Boulder Running Company

Boulder, Colo.

Best Triathlon Club

Rocky Mountain Triathlon Club


Best Running Club

Runner’s Edge of the Rockies


Best Sports Massage

Steve Lynn Sports Massage


Best Health Club

Greenwood Athletic Club

Greenwood Village, Colo.

Best CrossFit Studio

Cross-Fit South Aurora

Aurora, Colo.

Best Spinning Class

Dennis Mellon/Greenwood Athletic Club

Best Yoga Class

Yoga Sculpt at Core Power Yoga

Best Personal Trainer

Jennifer Samuel/Bodies by Perseverance


Best Sports Rehab Center

InMotion Rehabilitation

Boulder, Colo.

Best Sports Medicine Doctor

Heather North/Mark Plaatjes

Boulder, Colo.

Best Energy/Recovery Drink

Skratch Labs Exercise Hydration Mix

Best Energy/Recovery Bar

Clif Bar

Best Energy/Recovery Gel

Vi Fuel Endurance Gel

Best Post-Race Brunch/Party

Platte River Half-Marathon

Littleton, Colo.

Best Ski/Snowboard Resort

Vail Resort

Vail, Colo.

Best Active Lifestyle Vehicle

Subaru Outback

Honda Element

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