The Starting Line

The Starting Line

Going with the flow

The start of canoeing and kayaking season … in mid-February?

Different strokes, different folks

Gina Hieser grew up swimming and she loves the relaxing feeling of gliding through the water.

‘Hope is good medicine’

“The good news is, there is a treadmill.”


More than 500 young athletes will compete in track and field events at the University of Illinois Armory


Brian Siemann has some big goals for his racing season in the upcoming year -- medaling in the 800 meter

Putting the pedal down

One of Suzanne Rinehart’s favorite bike courses is the “Pretzel.” The route is nearly 45 miles and inclu

Running to help

’Tis the season for giving — not just to loved ones, but also to organizations that help those in need.

The best ... rest

Nick Modrzejewski of Champaign will probably gain some weight in the next couple of months. Instead of rising at 4:30 a.m.

Stepping up their game

A Saturday morning run through campus has become a pregame ritual for University of Illinois athletic director Josh Whitman and some