The Starting Line
I’ll be running around in the woods, trying to dodge the ticks and poison ivy, this weekend. But you can run a new 5K/10K in Arthur (and get free entry into the community pool afterward) or run a timed mile at The High School of St. Thomas More. Here’s your list:
Weekend of June 7-8:
— Ty’s Dash ‘n Splash Memorial Run
Paul Ellinger has traveled throughout the U.S. and the world, for business and for pleasure. And some of his best sightseeing has been done wearing running shoes.
“I think it is a fascinating way to see things and sometimes explore things you’re going to do later on in the day,” he said.
When Craig Neitzel watches his daughter and her Centennial High School teammates play tennis, then wipe the sweat off their arms and faces between sets, what he sees is this: “They’re wiping off sunscreen they just applied 10, 15, 30 minutes ago.”
Mountain bikers who ride at Kickapoo State Recreation Area will find some significant changes this spring to one well-used section of trail.
The trail has been changed to make it easier for riders of different abilities to negotiate, and it is now more sustainable — it was rebuilt to minimize soil erosion and will need less maintenance in the future.