Cycling

Tour of Utah Bicycle Giveaway

Sponsored by Cervélo and Canyon Bicycles, bicycle giveaway to be conducted through KFAN, Snowbird and Larry H. Miller auto dealerships SALT LAKE CITY – August 16, 2010 – Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah Executive Director Karen Weiss today announced that Cervélo and Canyon Bicycles are giving away two Cervélo RS road bicycles to fans […]

Cycling

A ‘Bird takes flight

After a long career on the road, facing all the ups and downs that come with riding for a professional cycling team, Burke Swindlehurst has now entered a new phase … as a privateer both on the road and dirt; but a privateer with a cause, riding for TeamGive, an organization which works to increase […]

Word Play

Poetry Friday (mountains edition)

After seeing the majesty of Mt. Nebo, above Payson and Santaquin, Utah yesterday, I had to find a good mountain poem for today … and where better to turn than the poetry of China? GAZING AT THE SACRED PEAK What’s this ancestor Exalt Mountain like? An unending green of north and south, ethereal beauty Change-Maker […]

Cycling

Tour of Utah 2009 (the Flahute preview)

Over the next 6 days, the Wasatch Front will be home to Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, presented by Zion’s Bank, starting with a prologue time-trial up by the Capitol tomorrow (Tuesday) evening. My application for media credentials was accepted, and I will be using that to try to get as much info about […]

Skiing Utah

Craziness!

Image sourced from JHUnderground.com This is turning out to be an absolutely crazy avalanche season … First there was the inbounds avalanche at Snowbird a couple weeks ago; then an inbounds avalanche at Jackson Hole kills a skier this past Saturday. Another inbounds avalanche today at Jackson Hole didn’t hurt anyone, but damaged one of […]