The 2013 Best of Denver issue is on stands now, and in its 196 pages you'll find Westword's picks for the best people, places and services in Denver. Along the way, we asked you to nominate and then vote for your favorites online, via paper ballots and through text messages during a poll that lasted from January through March. About halfway, we announced the finalists, and now the winners are out. Continue reading for the 2013 Sports & Recreation Readers' Poll winners: How do they compare to Westword's picks?
While you're at it, check out our full list of 2013 Best of Denver winners.
Best Bronco Peyton Manning
Best Rockie Troy Tulowitzki
Best Nugget Ty Lawson
Best Av Milan Hejduk
Best Mammoth Gavin Prout
Best Rapid Tony Cascio
Best Outlaw Matt Bocklet
Best Roller Derby Skater Krystal "Gator Dunn" Sprouse, Denver Roller Dolls
Best Sports Team ― Professional Broncos
Best Sports Team ― College University of Denver Pioneers hockey
Best Coach ― Professional George Karl, Denver Nuggets
Best Coach ― College George Gwozdecky, University of Denver
Best Sports Announcer Dave Logan
Best TV Sportscaster Vic Lombardi, CBS4
Best Radio Sports Show The Drive, 104.3/The Fan
Best Mascot Denver Boone
Best Dog Park Chatfield State Park
Best Skate Park Denver Skatepark
Best Denver Mountain Park Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Best Terrain Park Keystone
Best Park for a Picnic Washington Park
Best Park for Running Cheesman Park
Best Park for Cycling Riverfront Park
Best Park for Fishing Cherry Creek State Park
Best Park for Sledding Ruby Hill Park
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