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April 23, 2022

Bash the Bluffs 5K

University of Colorado, Colorado Springs • 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway Colorado SpringsCO  80918 Organized by University of Colorado, Colorado Springs $25 instant refund on this event with gift card.

About this event

UCCS Campus Recreation will host the 20th annual Bash the Bluffs 5K run/walk April 23, 2022. Every spring the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Campus Recreation Department hosts an on-campus run/walk in honor of Dr. Ed Burke, former professor of Exercise Science and renowned researcher at UCCS. Dr. Burke served as a friend and mentor to many in the Campus Recreation Department and had great influence on the University and the athletic community. While on a mountain bike ride in November 2002, he tragically passed due to a sudden heart attack.


In Remembrance of Dr. Burke and the many veterans of our community, we run together for a common cause. The Ed Burke Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund provides merit-based scholarships for students studying exercise science at UCCS. On race day, we expect over 100 race participants, and we hope you can be part of our celebration.

Event details and schedule

Race Details:

Race Start: 9AM Race End: 10:30AM

Packet Pickup: Early pickup 4/22 @ Gallogly Recreation Center or Day of at the Gallogly Recreation Center Gymnasium

Strollers and well behaved dogs are allowed

Course information is available on the race website at https://recwellness.uccs.edu/campus-rec/special-events/bash-the-bluffs

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University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway Colorado SpringsCO  80918

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