The Texas AgriLife Extension Service Youth Advisory Board is sponsoring a Youth Canoe Race and Fun Day Saturday, March 29.
The event will begin with registration at Howellâ€™s Canoe Livery 1:30 p.m. with a race overview and instructions.
Cash prizes for first through third place will be awarded in each age division and other prizes will also be awarded. Refreshments will be served.
The entry deadline is Monday, March 23….Â Details
When soon-to-be-the-king David slayed Goliath in 1 Samuel of the Old Testament, the people of Israel didnâ€™t say, â€œGreat job David, but would you mind doing that again next year?â€
Well, thatâ€™s whatâ€™s being asked of Gunnisonâ€™s David Wiens this summer in the Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike Race, as seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong has officially entered the field for the second straight year.
Last summer, Wiens needed a course-record time of 6:45:45 to nip the cycling legend â€” who was still â€œretiredâ€ at the time â€” by a mere 2 minutes…Â Details
After a meet that showcased a veteran Olympic star and unveiled a rising one, U.S. Olympic fortunes in menâ€™s speed skating look brighter than they did before this week.
Two-time Olympic medalist and world record holder Shani Davis won two medals, gold and bronze, at the World Single Distance Championship on the 2010 Olympic oval.
But it was teenager Trevor Marsicano who stole the show…. Details
Evil Knievel was propelled to the heights of fame with his Snake River Canyon motorcycle jump back in 1970â€™s Idaho, USA. To the dismay of parents everywhere, adoring children would recreate his jumps using nothing but a pushbike and a home made ramp.
Now, thanks to the innovative team at Excalibur Games, parents need not worry anymore. Thanks to the smash hit of Dare Devil I, Excalibur are back with a faster, smoother, much-improved Dare Devil II. …Â Details