| Jul 9, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Fighting the rush-hour commutes six days a week from La Cañada Flintridge to Long Beach might leave most motorists irritated. Not so for Jared Arat.
When stuck in a traffic jam on a freeway on his way to practice with his youth rowing team, Arat had...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Diane Graham-Henry worked for years as a photographer. But her passion, and lifestyle, has focused on fitness. The pleasure she derives from racewalking — as well as kayaking, rowing and cycling — is balanced by the satisfaction she gets...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Midway into his historic, 57-day journey across the Pacific Ocean, 28-year-old John Wagner found himself in a simple, if exhausting, rhythm: Row, eat, sleep. Row, eat, sleep. Row, eat, sleep.
"Some days, when it was dead calm, it just felt like forever,...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:09 AM
The last time Jenn Gibbons circled Lake Michigan, she rowed by herself and survived an attempted sexual assault. This time, she won’t be alone.
The 29-year-old Logan Square resident will set off on a 1,000-mile charity bike ride with 30 riders...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:00 PM
There was cardio, and there was strength. In the gym, the two have long been separate entities, in separate sections, often with separate audiences. If you wanted both, you hit the weights first and then jumped into an aerobics or spinning class, or...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 11:18 PM
Seven rowers from Back Bay high schools helped the Newport Aquatic Center finish second in the lightweight eight final at the U.S. Rowing Youth National Championships completed June 15 at Lake Natoma near Sacramento.
Newport Harbor students Jake Sliker,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:52 PM
When Christina Bruner arrived on the campus of Humbolt State in the fall of 2012, she made a discovery that would not only change the course of her collegiate career, but alter her life completely.
Like plenty of freshmen, she walked around the Arcata...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:38 AM
Newport Harbor High alumna Kaleigh Gilchrist scored once as the United States women's water polo national team topped Canada, 16-5, on Wednesday in its second game at the FINA World League Super Final in Kunshan, China.
Team USA opened competition...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
On Sunday, Baltimore Rowing Club Director of Youth Rowing Judd Anderson stood up during the service at his church to give an announcement.
But while he began to share the news that 17 of his rowers will attend this weekend's USRowing Youth National...
| May 24, 2014
| 9:55 AM
What can Tyler Ashoff of Newport Harbor do for an encore during his senior year?
He's one of the school's valedictorians and is headed to MIT.
In rowing, he won the Southwest regionals in the single scull and is set to compete at the U.S. Rowing Youth...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:53 AM
Georgia Tech’s ACC baseball tournament title Sunday concluded not only the conference’s 2013-14 championship docket but also the league’s first decade since adding Virginia Tech and Miami.
In short, an appropriate time to calculate and...