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Checking in on the Worst Trade in Baseball History

Seven months after the Colorado Rockies traded Nolan Arenado to the St. Louis Cardinals, we look at who won the transaction. (Hint: It’s definitely not the Rockies, but it doesn’t look as bad as some people originally thought.)

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The Keys to Raising a Happy (and Healthy) Athlete

With Naomi Osaka and Simone Biles bringing greater attention to mental health in athletics, we asked three Denver sports psychologists for tips on how to ensure your child enjoys their time on the field.

4 Expert-Level Colorado Trail Running Loops

With high-elevation, technical terrain, even the most veteran runners find these routes challenging. If you’re not ready for that, use the following breathtaking loops as motivation to train, and train some more, until you are.

Trail Running Etiquette 101

How to deal with mountain bikers, when you shouldn’t run, and where you can volunteer to maintain your favorite singletrack: Here are the unwritten rules of the trail you need to know.

The Best Trail Running Routes in Boulder

Boulder is a trail runner’s paradise, with gorgeous terrain and well-maintained paths that range from a forested loop that gains just 429 feet to a 13.8-mile route that takes you all the way from Chautauqua Park to Eldorado Canyon.

The Best Trail Running Routes in Golden

Head over to Golden to cruise atop a mesa, dash through a forest of fairy-tale pines, or test your trail running skills on a route with rocky outcroppings.

The Best Trail Running Routes in West Denver

From a gently sloping three-miler to a climb with almost 2,000 feet of vertical gain, these routes near the city are ideal for pre- or post-workday trail runs.

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