POSTED // Apr 29,2009 - Bob Kinney gets the look a few times every year. Some Salt Lake City know-it-alls think they've seen everything our purportedly tiny metropolis has to offer,and then the bicyclists get wide-eyed ...
POSTED // Apr 15,2009 - Marathon! The very word strikes a mixture of awe and terror even into people who are in some kind of shape, let alone those of us who are more conversant with Ben & Jerry's than with a bench press.
POSTED // Apr 8,2009 - How's this for a novel Utah tourism idea: With all of this recent snow, let ski season run until July 1. Apres-ski could be done without having any bitter local or confused visitor paying a membership fee. Ah, if only it were that easy.
POSTED // Apr 1,2009 - Looking to get out, but yearning for something off the beaten track? Taking a road trip to Spiral Jetty at Rozel Point will provide a unique afternoon on the shores of the Great Salt Lake ...
POSTED // Mar 25,2009 - A funny thing happened on the way to Ragnar Events' Wasatch Back relay becoming a huge event: The number of teams has grown significantly since 2004, while their collective running times have gotten noticeably worse.
POSTED // Mar 18,2009 - Pain is a great teacher. While learning the subtle art of crack climbing through years of twisting various body parts in various fissures is the venerable and accepted way, many climbers have an issue with showing up at work with the bleeding and scabbed hands and ankles that suggest a rendezvous with Fight Club’s Tyler Durden.
POSTED // Mar 11,2009 - Marathons, once the benchmark of yuppie fitness, have become passe. Few events rival the sheer boredom of pounding pavement for an entirely arbitrary distance, surrounded by throngs of people in various states of disrepair.