| Aug 29, 2014
| 8:25 PM
The Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown wrapped up its 39th season on a high note Friday, honoring the Univest Rider of the Year cyclists, riders from Germany and Austria taking the Madison Cup and a world record attempt falling just short....
| Aug 21, 2014
| 6:26 PM
•What: Air Products Developmental Finals.
•When, Where: 7:30 tonight, Valley Preferred Cycling Center, Trexlertown. (Gates open at 6 p.m.)
•Highlights: Riders of the Air Products Developmental Cycling Program will be featured next to...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 8:05 PM
In the penultimate Friday night of competition at Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown, the men, women, boys and girls who were in the Air Products Developmental Cycling program had a chance to compete under the lights.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:33 PM
In a blend of hope and sadness, laughter and grief, Angel 34 on Tuesday announced that area student-athletes will spearhead an initiative to raise more than $3 million for the fight against childhood cancer.
Angel 34, a national organization...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 12:42 PM
"Nice guys finish last," it was observed the other day by formerly rough-and-tumble cyclist Marty Nothstein. He ought to know, judging from his Olympic gold and silver medals, three world championships and myriad other triumphs.
| Aug 11, 2014
1984—Dieruff grad Joe Atiyeh, who holds dual citizenship, settles for a silver medal — Syria's first-ever Olympic medal — when he is pinned by Lou Banach in 1:01 in the 100-kilogram freestyle wrestling tournament final in...
| Jul 29, 2014
A weekly look back at sports in the Lehigh Valley, in anniversaries of multiples of five.
1979—For the first time ever the PIAA agrees to conduct a feasibility study on the possibility of adding state football playoffs to the schedule....
| May 19, 2014
| 1:56 PM
When I proposed sculpting a Mount Rushmore of the greatest members of my Hall of Fame, one of the respondents named four giants in Lehigh Valley philanthropy.
This shamed me into creating still another mythical Mount Rushmore, for men and women who...
| Jun 6, 2014
Craig Snyder isn’t really a runner, but as an athlete, he faced one of the worst and most nagging problems of all: plantar fasciitis. Plantar fasciitis is a painful heel and sole of the foot problem that is caused by straining the ligament that...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:09 PM
Roger Robinson raced cross country for 30 years at the elite masters levels as few others have, garnering masters world championships in both cross country and road races, as well as setting masters records in marathon races in Boston, New York and...
| Jun 5, 2014
When Jorien Ter Mors of the Netherlands makes her debut at the Valley Preferred Cycling Center this month, the short track speedskater will be the latest in a long line of Olympic and world champions who have competed at the racing track in Trexlertown....