SMTD buses to add bike racks

A step in the direction of promoting a healthy lifestyle and a greener Earth, Springfield Mass Transit Buses will soon be getting bike racks.   A refreshing program in an otherwise biker unfriendly city. … [Read more...]

“You don’t know pain until you’ve had a stalactite in your cock”

This story was previously posted in Random Distractions but the quote of the century was not printed.  These are the words of Lewis Pugh who completed a swim at the base of Mt. Everest.  The swim produced a previously unknown condition involving a urine icicle.  See the video of the swim (not the stalactite) here. … [Read more...]

The FitClub South has “closed” the lap pool again.

The FitClub South has "closed" the lap pool, or actually raised the temp to accommodate the closing of the therapy pool, and kicked out all the swimmers, who actually use the pool to swim in. This is the second closing of the FitClub South's pool this year due to maintenance. The FitClub's response is for the swimmer to swim at FitClub West. For those of you that have not been to FitClub West, … [Read more...]

From pro cyclist to porn star

I quickly learned that apparently once upon a time he was a professional biker, as in Lance Armstrong not Evil Kenevil. … [Read more...]

Lance Armstrong announces Colorado stage race, the Quiznos Pro Challenge, for 2011

Seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong and Colorado governor Bill Ritter announced more details on the Quiznos Pro Challenge, the new Colorado stage race slated for next fall. … [Read more...]

American Andy Potts On His First Ironman Win

In this video, American triathlete Andy Potts talks about his first Ironman victory at Ironman Coeur d’Alene back on June 27. Potts comments on preparing for the race and what his strategy was on race day. Read more: http://triathlon.competitor.com/2010/07/news/american-andy-potts-on-his-first-ironman-win_10941#ixzz0uoDGCJMJ … [Read more...]

Superweek Masters Series expanded and Sponsored by TEAM MACK Racing

SUPERWEEK is pleased to announce that we will be offering much more to Masters riders in 2010. We also want to thank Team Mack for their support and making this program possible. … [Read more...]

Woman swimming 981-mile Ohio River

Mimi Hughes is swimming the 981-mile Ohio River.  She is averaging 20 miles per day (10-11 hours) with a break every 90 minutes. … [Read more...]

Lance Armstrong on Power & Weight

Lance Armstrong tells us what his most important piece of equipment and it definitely not about the bike. … [Read more...]

Brajkovic wins the Critérium du Dauphiné

Janez Brajkovic of RadioShack won the 62nd Criterium du Dauphine.  The three main points concerning this result are 1) Alberto Contador placed an impressive 2nd (but couldn't shake Brajkovic on stage 6 that finished atop L'Alpe d'Huez), 2) Brajkovic is Lance Armstrong's teammate and, 3) This is the final significant lead-up before the start of the Tour de France. … [Read more...]