| Dec 21, 2012
Army veteran Melissa Stockwell has one strong, healthy leg. The other is a scarred, 6-inch stump that she has proudly nicknamed "Little Leg."
The Bucktown woman throws birthday parties for this shortened limb, always dresses it in her favorite colors...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 9:43 AM
Geneva's Ben Kanute won both the Olympic distance and sprint races at the Collegiate Triathlon Championships this weekend in Tempe, Arizona.
Kanute, 20, a sophomore at the University of Arizona, also had the fastest leg in the mixed team relay.
| Apr 3, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Triathlon is Saturday
The inaugural Huntington Beach Triathlon will take place Saturday.
The event is a sprint distance triathlon that is comprised of a one-half mile swim, 10-mile bike course, and 2.5-mile beach run.
The triathlon will start at 8 a.m....
| Dec 13, 2011
| 9:37 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Dec. 11 - 17 in PDF format TV listings for the week of Dec. 11 - 17 in PDF format are also available at latimes.com/entertainment/news/tv Weekly TV Listings and more......
| Dec 24, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Snow, Selena, Sophia and Sandburg sports were a few of the people and events that highlighted 2011 in Orland Park. It was a year mixed …...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Boston Marathon director Dave McGillivray, Marlins President of Baseball Operations Larry Beinfest and Mr. Marlin Jeff Conine are among 17 runners so far confirmed to join Marlins President David Samson on his 50-mile charity ???Run to Honor the Workers??...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 9:03 AM
A female bicyclist who was killed over the weekend when she veered into a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus was training for an Ironman Triathlon, her coach said. Marisela Echeverria, 36, was dragged beneath the bus and ultimately run over by...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 12:46 PM
Beginning with almost Dickensian roots, working in his parents Felice and Lidia’s Italian restaurant in Queens, washing dishes, cleaning the sidewalk, and touring the jungle-like meat markets of the Bronx, Joe Bastianich’s life charts a...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:05 PM
A Lasting Fitness, 11 Stony Hill Road, (203) 794-1035, alastingfitness.com, Human performance and athletic development, kettlebells, strength & power, body sculpting & weight loss, core & stability, injury & rehabilitation.
Bethel Snap Fitness...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 9:03 AM
I used to think I was healthy because I ran marathons and was a longtime vegetarian. Then one day, the man I was dating looked in my refrigerator. "Where's all your food?" he said.
For years -- OK, decades -- I wasn't just meat-free. I also abstained...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 7:04 PM
Lukas Verzbicas debuts at the senior elite triathlon level in the Pan American Championships Sunday in LaPaz, Argentina.
It will be the first time Verzbicas, the 2011 world junior champion, races the full Olympic distances of 1.5-kilometer swim, 40-...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 12:31 PM
Being healthy isn't just about running marathons and eating vegetables. Exercise and a healthy diet can be a little more tricky.
I used to think I was healthy because I ran marathons and was a longtime vegetarian. Then one day, the man I was dating...