Jenny Simpson, Emma Coburn collaborate for world record in distance medley relay

Olympic bronze medalists Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn of Boulder teamed with two other U.S. Olympians to break the indoor world record in the distance medley relay Saturday at the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix meet in Boston. They finished the 4,000-meter run in 10 minutes, 4.3 seconds, which was 2.27 seconds better than the previous mark set two years ago in the Boston meet. â...
Via The Denver Post
January 28, 2017

Jenny Simpson, Emma Coburn teaming with two other U.S. track stars Saturday in attempt to break world record in distance medley relay

A pair of Colorado Olympians who made history at the Rio Olympics last summer will team with two other American track stars Saturday in an attempt to break the indoor world record in the distance medley relay. Former University of Colorado runners Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn, both of whom became the first American women to win medals in their respective events last August, will...
Via The Denver Post
January 26, 2017

WATCH: Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn With Jill Savage

Pac-12 Networks' Jill Savage talks with U.S. Olympians and Colorado alumnae Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn during the Saturday's game against Oregon State at Folsom Field. The pair talked about their historic Olympic bronze medals won this summer in Rio, their continued connection to Boulder and their thoughts on the football program's improvement this season.
Via Colorado Buffaloes Athletics
October 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Olympic medalists Jenny Simpson, Emma Coburn support Colorado cross country at home meet

BOULDER — Already touted as potentially the best women’s cross country team the University of Colorado has ever assembled, the Buffs backed up expectations at the Rocky Mountain Shootout on Saturday with added inspiration from two past stars. The official starters at CU’s annual home cross country meet were Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn, who won bronze medals at the Rio Olympics...
Via The Denver Post - College Sports
October 01, 2016

WATCH: Emma Coburn's Bronze Medal

Colorado alumna Emma Coburn credits her time at CU and coaches Heather Burroughs and Mark Wetmore in Boulder for getting her to Rio.
Via Colorado Buffaloes Athletics
August 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Emma Coburn makes history in steeplechase at Rio with family looking on

RIO DE JANEIRO — It may be a little early to be choosing photographs for this year’s Christmas cards, but for Bill and Annie Coburn of Crested Butte, the decision was made for them Monday by their daughter Emma. And, after all, it is winter here. Emma became the first American woman to win an Olympic medal in the 3,000-meter steeplechase, claiming bronze Monday morning while...
Via The Denver Post - College Sports
August 15, 2016

WATCH: Emma Coburn Wins Steeplechase Bronze in Rio 2016

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Via Colorado Buffaloes Athletics
August 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Emma Coburn wins first U.S. women’s Olympic medal in steeplechase

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Former University of Colorado track and cross country standout Emma Coburn made U.S. Track and Field history on Monday, winning the bronze medalâ...
Via Mile High Sports
August 15, 2016

Media Darling Emma Coburn Wins Bronze Medal At 3000 Meter Steeplechase

Media darling Emma Coburn delivered Monday morning, taking home the bronze medal in the women’s 3,000 meter steeplechase at the 2016 Rio Olympic games. Coburn, who has been one of Team USA’s most marketable stars thus far during the games, finished with a time of 9:07.63, coming in third place behind Bahrain’s Ruth Jebet and Kenya’s Hyvin Jepkemoi. Her family, which has...
Via College Spun
August 15, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Emma Coburn wins women's 300m steeplechase at Olympic track and field trials

Emma Coburn wins women's 300m steeplechase at Olympic track and field trials
Via The Oregonian
July 08, 2016  |  Discuss

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