We have modified our Athletic gallery to include the new Keeping Time: The History of the Golden Buffalo Marching Band.
Swing by the Heritage Center to learn about the long history of the band and influential band directors, find out about the evolution of the CU fight songs and see how uniforms changed over the decades.
CU Athletic History
Follow the evolution of CU sports over the years and discover highlights of student athletic achievements from past decades. Some of the varsity sports represented in the Heritage Center Athletics Room include:
- Men’s Basketball
- Women’s Basketball
- Track and Field and Cross Country
* No longer a varsity sport
** Currently a varsity sport for women, no longer for men
The University of Colorado has a long tradition of sending students, alumni and coaches to the Olympics. CU’s first Olympian, David Bolen, attended the 1948 games in London, and since then 68 others have competed at this international athletic event. Below is a list of CU Olympians, as of the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing.
Other helpful websites include:
Many photos of teams and individual athletes may be found on the Classic CU Website