The Starting Line

The Starting Line

Vertically challenged

Bouldering is a sport that is as much about analyzing your next move as it is about strength and endurance.

Bottenfield students hustling to honor late teacher

Bottenfield Elementary School students are honoring their late physical-education teacher with their feet.

Make sure you get a running start

Say you've run many 5Ks and 10Ks and you've completed a half marathon. Now you want to run a marathon. What training plan should you follow?

The Fit List

Find a new race for the new year, with The Fit List.



Ashley Eisenmenger's time at the Houston Marathon exceeded the Boston Marathon qualifying standard for visually impaired runners. As a result, the Champaign-Urbana Special Recreation participant will run in April's race in Boston.

It's OK to show off

Athletes done with racing for 2015 may wonder what to do with the collection of medals and race bibs the

Going to new heights

Two area cross-country club teams ran in the National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships in Albuquerque, N.M., last weekend. It was the first time the flatlanders were running at altitude.

The Fit List

The Fit List will appear sporadically through the winter months.

The Fit List

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