Burn it Out

Join us for a 3-hour fitness party in the UCCS Campus Recreation Center every semester prior to exam week to relieve stress! This late night event, complete with a UCCS Radio DJ, black lights, and diverse fitness and dance offerings will momentarily draw your mind away from the books! Move with us! All are welcome. Fee is $5.

Wednesday evening, May 6th.  from 6pm - 8pm


Bash the Bluffs

Description of the event
Campus Recreation will present the 14th annual "Bash the Bluffs" 5K run/walk event on April 11th, 2015 in memory of Dr. Ed Burke (1949-2002), renowned researcher, former professor of exercise science at UCCS, valued member of the University community and a friend of many in the Campus Recreation Department. The 5K starts at 9am, followed by the award ceremony at 10am. Parking is available in the Alpine Parking Garage, overflow parking directed to Four Diamonds Sports Complex located at 5025 N. Nevada

Description: BTB Map

Course Information
The course starts and ends at the Campus Recreation Center, the unique course topography providing scenic views of the UCCS campus, the city of Colorado Springs, Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods, and the front range of the Rocky Mountains. This hilly course is challenging for runners, but is stroller and dog friendly for walkers. Aid stations will be provided along the route with water and medical attention if necessary. 


Early bird registration deadline March 20th: $20
Register between March 21st and April 10th: $25
Race day registrations end at 8:30am:  $30

*** all registration fees include a custom-designed shirt.

*Click Here for the registration form*
Packet Pick-Up
Packet pick-up will take place on race day starting at 7:30am. 

Award Ceremony
The award ceremony starts at 10am on race day, awards given to the top overall male and female winners, as well as the male and female winners in the following age groups:

18 – 24
25 – 29
30 – 39
40 – 49

Race sponsors
Thank you to our 2015 race sponsors listed to the right of our web page. We appreciate your support!

Check out our pictures from the race here.

2013 Results - by age group Download PDF
2013 Results - by gender Download PDF
2013 Results - overall individual Download PDF
2014 Results - by age group Download PDF
2014 Results - by gender Download PDF
2014 Results - overall individual Download PDF
2015 Results - by age group Download PDF
2015 Results - by gender Download PDF
2015 Results - overall individual  Download PDF

Our Sponsors

For any questions or comments related to Fitness program special events, please contact Annette Biggs, Associate Director at 719-255-7519 or abiggs@uccs.edu