| Dec 19, 2011
| 1:56 PM
Swimming, cycling and running may seem like after-school activities, but for some students in the county, they're now part of a regular class.
Students in freshman physical education classes at Long Reach High School are a part of a pilot program,...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 3:56 PM
It's always nice to catch up with voices from the past, which is why I was pleased to hear that Brooks Carson recently called. Brooks, who works for the Department of Energy in Oak Ridge, Tenn., was in Washington for business and decided to drive out to...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:49 PM
New Year's resolutions are the kiss of death. We all know this.
So instead of drafting some sweeping resolution we know darn well we'll never keep, how about thinking small for 2012. How about trying one thing — maybe two — that just might...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Local athletes captured three division wins in the ChesapeakeMan Endurance Festival in Cambridge Saturday.
William Moore of Fallston prevailed in the Clydesdale Division of the Ironman-length ultra race - a 2.4-mile swim in the Choptank River, a 112-mile...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 11:38 AM
The life of a triathlete is decidely different for amateurs and pros.
For Ben Bartlett, a 25-year-old former high school runner who turned to triathlons while in college at William and Mary, the goal is to get his pro card. After financial issues led...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 10:10 PM
For the average person spending time in Hawaii, a typical schedule might include a relaxing swim in the island waters or perhaps a run on the beach — maybe even a bike ride through the scenery.
Alyssa Godesky isn't average.
| May 20, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Cameron Dye, of Boulder, Colorado, came out of Centennial Lake in third place after completing the 1.5k swim, and took control of Sunday's 29th annual Columbia Triathlon on the 41k bike portion of the event.
Dye, 28, then ran away from Andrew Yoder,...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 11:22 AM
Michellie Jones, a fomer world-champion triathlete won the seventh-annual Columbia Iron Girl last Sunday in her first try, after Nicole Kelleher was penalized two minutes for using an illegal draft move on the bike portion of the race. Jones, 42, won...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Charles Futrell, Laurel High's head varsity football coach in the 1940s and 1950s, was once in a contest in which he was the only Spartan casualty.
"At one of the games he was only injury since he bit a hole in his tongue and could not stop the...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Sue Komaromy has been out of New York since leaving her home on Long Island more than a quarter-century ago to play volleyball at Towson. Yet there is still a lot of New Yorker that remains in the 44-year-old mother of two who lives in Sykesville.
| Jun 14, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Harford County residents captured several of the top awards in the annual Survivor Harbor 7 races in Baltimore Saturday.
Luke Belford won the men's 7-mile race, leading 513 runners across the finish line at Canton Waterfront Park in 39:09. The 28-year-...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 12:43 PM
The moving truck pulls around the loop next to the boat ramp of Centennial Lake, backing up to the water while trying to avoid wheelchairs and bikes. Eight men clamber out of the vehicle and quickly begin to set up metal barriers, tents and ramps...