| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:19 AM
McKenzie Browne laced up her pink and red plastic Barbie skates in preparation for the 2003 SportsFest 5K race around Dieruff High School.
Then 8 years old, McKenzie was ready to take on this new sport.
Then came a hill.
"I was afraid to go down,"...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:03 PM
The days are getting shorter, the nights are getting longer, and the air is turning cooler and windier.
If you like to exercise in the outdoors, then you owe it to yourself to check out the 2014 Fall VeloFest 8:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday at the Valley...
| Oct 7, 2014
Alleged Pa. State Trooper killer Eric Frein is still on the loose in the Poconos, keeping hunters and trappers out of certain portions of Pennsylvania State Game Lands 180, 183 and 221 in Price, Barrett, Paradise, Porter, Lehman, and Green townships, as...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:04 AM
The lights are low and the bass is thumping, but the cycle room at Rev Cycle Studio in McHenry Row is no dance club. Halfway into the studio’s Rev60 Zen class -- a “fusion” of 40 minutes of cycling and 20 of yoga -- a dozen cyclists...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Several cycling events are coming in October and November, just in time for fall riding weather:
In addition to the Mount Dora Bicycle Festival from Oct. 10-12, which you can read more about by clicking here, there are the following:
| Oct 2, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Not much has changed from last year for Nicolas Raffinengo.
Only that the 11-year-old youth from Boynton Beach needed to work twice as hard to repeat as a national champion in the recent USAT Kids Triathlon in West Chester, Ohio.
He won back-to-back...
| Jul 7, 2014
All the fitness freaks are pouring it on in July as they acclimate to the heat, and there is plenty of gear they can utilize on their quest to be healthy and fit. Outdoors-minded people can take a page from the fitness craze to stay properly hydrated...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Downers Grove officials and residents celebrated the return of a competitive cycling race over the weekend following a five-year absence.
The final stop of the Intelligentsia Cup Prairie State Cycling Series kicked off at Main and Grove streets on...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Downers Grove will play host to a competitive cycling race this weekend for the first time in five years.
The downtown area is the last stop on the Intelligentsia Cup Prairie State Cycling Series, an eight-day event throughout the Chicago area that...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 2:04 PM
While the Tour de France brings together the best cyclists from around the world for a brutal test of endurance, the Junior Tour de Naperville's goals are a bit more down-to-earth: promote the sport of cycling for kids.
The second annual event organized...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 8:37 AM
The change is gradual but noticeable: Fewer wheels are traveling Harford County’s back roads. But it’s not from some miraculous traffic decrease — bicycling is on the rise, and Harford’s travelers are making the switch from four...