Photos: Here's why Boulder is the least obese American city for third year in a row

Do you think people in Boulder get tired of having the city ranked the best this or the top that?

If so, they must be relieved to discover that Boulder finished second in a list of the most-content cities -- although that reaction may only make them feel more satisfied, risking a possible number-one finish next year. Damn it!

At the same time, Boulder's ranked the least obese city in the United States for the third consecutive year. We've assembled a batch of photos that show why.

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