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Where to have outdoor adventure in Austin to work out holiday kinks
 You’ve baked sugar cookies, binge-watched “Frosty the Snowman” and molded a semi-permanent nest into the sofa cushions. Now it’s time to head outside and work out the kinks. Hiking trails, rivers, steamy pools and bike paths abound in Central Texas. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorites, all of them perfect...

Posted: 16 days ago

You’ve baked sugar cookies, binge-watched “Frosty the Snowman” and molded a semi-permanent nest into the sofa cushions. Now it’s time to head outside and work out the kinks. Hiking trails, rivers, steamy pools and bike paths abound in Central Texas. We’ve rounded up a few of our favorites, all of them perfect...
Three fun – and free – New Year’s Day workouts in Austin
 Ashley Delonas takes the plunge into Barton Springs at the annual Polar Bear Splash in 2014. (RODOLFO GONZALEZ / AMERICAN-STATESMAN) Go getters will have to brace for the cold at a couple of traditional New Year’s Day events – and one new one – on New Year’s
            Day in Austin this year.   The Black Eyed...

Posted: 19 days ago

Ashley Delonas takes the plunge into Barton Springs at the annual Polar Bear Splash in 2014. (RODOLFO GONZALEZ / AMERICAN-STATESMAN) Go getters will have to brace for the cold at a couple of traditional New Year’s Day events – and one new one – on New Year’s Day in Austin this year.   The Black Eyed...
Three fun – and free – New Year’s Day workouts in Austin
 Ashley Delonas takes the plunge into Barton Springs at the annual Polar Bear Splash in 2014. (RODOLFO GONZALEZ / AMERICAN-STATESMAN) Go getters will have to brace for the cold at a couple of traditional New Year’s Day events – and one new one – on New Year’s
            Day in Austin this year.   The Black Eyed...

Posted: 19 days ago

Ashley Delonas takes the plunge into Barton Springs at the annual Polar Bear Splash in 2014. (RODOLFO GONZALEZ / AMERICAN-STATESMAN) Go getters will have to brace for the cold at a couple of traditional New Year’s Day events – and one new one – on New Year’s Day in Austin this year.   The Black Eyed...
Forget football – start the New Year with a hike at a Texas State Park
 Pedernales Falls State Park will host special hikes on New Years Day. Photo by Chris LeBlanc Forget lounging on the couch watching football games, some of us would rather get out and hike on New Year’s Day. Dozens of Texas state parks are offering First Day Hikes to help you do that. A few are even offering Last Day or Midnight
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Posted: 19 days ago

Pedernales Falls State Park will host special hikes on New Years Day. Photo by Chris LeBlanc Forget lounging on the couch watching football games, some of us would rather get out and hike on New Year’s Day. Dozens of Texas state parks are offering First Day Hikes to help you do that. A few are even offering Last Day or Midnight ...
Forget football – start your New Year with a hike at a Texas State Park
 Pedernales Falls State Park will host special hikes on New Years Day. Photo by Chris LeBlanc Forget lounging on the couch watching football games, some of us would rather get out and hike on New Year’s Day. Dozens of Texas state parks are offering First Day Hikes to help you do that. A few are even offering Last Day or Midnight
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Posted: 19 days ago

Pedernales Falls State Park will host special hikes on New Years Day. Photo by Chris LeBlanc Forget lounging on the couch watching football games, some of us would rather get out and hike on New Year’s Day. Dozens of Texas state parks are offering First Day Hikes to help you do that. A few are even offering Last Day or Midnight ...
These free bootcamps can help you keep your New Year’s resolution
 Gold’s Gym is offering free bootcamps Jan. 2-7. Photo courtesy Gold’s Gym   Add this one to the free fitness files. Gold’s Gym is offering free bootcamp classes Jan. 2-7. And all during January, trainers from the national chain will help
            you develop a fitness plan at no cost. (The plan costs nothing, but...

Posted: 20 days ago

Gold’s Gym is offering free bootcamps Jan. 2-7. Photo courtesy Gold’s Gym   Add this one to the free fitness files. Gold’s Gym is offering free bootcamp classes Jan. 2-7. And all during January, trainers from the national chain will help you develop a fitness plan at no cost. (The plan costs nothing, but...
“Strong is the New Pretty”: Twelve months of girls kicking butt
 “Strong is the New Pretty” is a 12-month calendar with photographs by Kate T. Parker. PAM LeBLANC/American-Statesman Here’s to girl power. Pam LeBlanc, age 9. When I was a kid, I scrapped in the mud, rode horses, set up tents in the backyard, and hiked. They called me a Tom Boy. I
            hated to wear dresses, and when...

Posted: 21 days ago

“Strong is the New Pretty” is a 12-month calendar with photographs by Kate T. Parker. PAM LeBLANC/American-Statesman Here’s to girl power. Pam LeBlanc, age 9. When I was a kid, I scrapped in the mud, rode horses, set up tents in the backyard, and hiked. They called me a Tom Boy. I hated to wear dresses, and when...
“Strong is the New Pretty”: Twelve months of girls kicking butt
 “Strong is the New Pretty” is a 12-month calendar with photographs by Kate T. Parker. PAM LeBLANC/American-Statesman Here’s to girl power. Pam LeBlanc, age 9. When I was a kid, I scrapped in the mud, rode horses, set up tents in the backyard, and hiked. They called me a Tom Boy. I
            hated to wear dresses, and when...

Posted: 21 days ago

“Strong is the New Pretty” is a 12-month calendar with photographs by Kate T. Parker. PAM LeBLANC/American-Statesman Here’s to girl power. Pam LeBlanc, age 9. When I was a kid, I scrapped in the mud, rode horses, set up tents in the backyard, and hiked. They called me a Tom Boy. I hated to wear dresses, and when...
Warm up with a free dip in this naturally heated, outdoor swimming pool
 Pam LeBlanc took an early morning dip at Big Stacy Pool on Live Oak Street this morning.   Have you stepped outside today? Perfect swimming weather. I know it sounds crazy, but I love to swim in the winter, when cold snaps turn outdoor swimming pools into cozy, steam-emitting
            ponds, and swimming laps feels like snuggling...

Posted: 21 days ago

Pam LeBlanc took an early morning dip at Big Stacy Pool on Live Oak Street this morning.   Have you stepped outside today? Perfect swimming weather. I know it sounds crazy, but I love to swim in the winter, when cold snaps turn outdoor swimming pools into cozy, steam-emitting ponds, and swimming laps feels like snuggling...
Warm up with a free dip in this naturally heated, outdoor swimming pool
 Pam LeBlanc took an early morning dip at Big Stacy Pool on Live Oak Street this morning.   Have you stepped outside today? Perfect swimming weather. I know it sounds crazy, but I love to swim in the winter, when cold snaps turn outdoor swimming pools into cozy, steam-emitting
            ponds, and swimming laps feels like snuggling...

Posted: 21 days ago

Pam LeBlanc took an early morning dip at Big Stacy Pool on Live Oak Street this morning.   Have you stepped outside today? Perfect swimming weather. I know it sounds crazy, but I love to swim in the winter, when cold snaps turn outdoor swimming pools into cozy, steam-emitting ponds, and swimming laps feels like snuggling...
Meat-free and loving it: Rip Esselstyn releases new ‘Engine 2 Cookbook’
 If you’ve ever shied away from a vegetarian diet because you worried that you’d be eating the same scoop of black beans and side of spinach every night, you should check out the latest from Rip Esselstyn. “The Engine 2 Cookbook” (Grand Central Life and Style, $28), a companion to Esselstyn’s 2009 book, &ldquo...

Posted: 22 days ago

If you’ve ever shied away from a vegetarian diet because you worried that you’d be eating the same scoop of black beans and side of spinach every night, you should check out the latest from Rip Esselstyn. “The Engine 2 Cookbook” (Grand Central Life and Style, $28), a companion to Esselstyn’s 2009 book, &ldquo...
Tired of those gnarly Barton Creek trails? Try biking at Slaughter Creek Preserve instead
 Pam LeBlanc riders her mountain bike at Slaughter Creek Preserve. Photo by Chris LeBlanc   I’ve missed my mountain bike. It’s stayed in the shed too often lately, even if it is so I can spend quality time with my
            new canoe and get my running legs back again. Pam LeBlanc at Slaughter Creek Preserve But I took it...

Posted: 27 days ago

Pam LeBlanc riders her mountain bike at Slaughter Creek Preserve. Photo by Chris LeBlanc   I’ve missed my mountain bike. It’s stayed in the shed too often lately, even if it is so I can spend quality time with my new canoe and get my running legs back again. Pam LeBlanc at Slaughter Creek Preserve But I took it...
Tired of those gnarly Barton Creek trails? Try biking at Slaughter Creek Preserve instead
 Pam LeBlanc riders her mountain bike at Slaughter Creek Preserve. Photo by Chris LeBlanc   I’ve missed my mountain bike. It’s stayed in the shed too often lately, even if it is so I can spend quality time with my
            new canoe and get my running legs back again. Pam LeBlanc at Slaughter Creek Preserve But I took it...

Posted: 27 days ago

Pam LeBlanc riders her mountain bike at Slaughter Creek Preserve. Photo by Chris LeBlanc   I’ve missed my mountain bike. It’s stayed in the shed too often lately, even if it is so I can spend quality time with my new canoe and get my running legs back again. Pam LeBlanc at Slaughter Creek Preserve But I took it...
For those who don’t want to run an entire marathon – we present the Manzano Mile
 Track and field Olympic medalist Leo Manzano poses for a portrait before training at Mike A. Myers Stadium at The University
               of Texas at Austin on April 26, 2016 in Austin, Texas. Photo by Erika Rich for American-Statesman   People generally have two reactions to a 1-mile race – either they think it’s easy...

Posted: 27 days ago

Track and field Olympic medalist Leo Manzano poses for a portrait before training at Mike A. Myers Stadium at The University of Texas at Austin on April 26, 2016 in Austin, Texas. Photo by Erika Rich for American-Statesman   People generally have two reactions to a 1-mile race – either they think it’s easy...
For those who don’t want to run an entire marathon – we present the Manzano Mile
 Track and field Olympic medalist Leo Manzano poses for a portrait before training at Mike A. Myers Stadium at The University
               of Texas at Austin on April 26, 2016 in Austin, Texas. Photo by Erika Rich for American-Statesman   People generally have two reactions to a 1-mile race – either they think it’s easy...

Posted: 27 days ago

Track and field Olympic medalist Leo Manzano poses for a portrait before training at Mike A. Myers Stadium at The University of Texas at Austin on April 26, 2016 in Austin, Texas. Photo by Erika Rich for American-Statesman   People generally have two reactions to a 1-mile race – either they think it’s easy...
Would you run 50 miles for a kolache? These guys plan to try Saturday
 Todd, left, and Will Flanagan, right, plan to run 50 miles to Weikel’s Bakery in LaGrange for kolaches on Saturday. Family
               photo Some people will do anything for a few pastries. On Saturday, Will and Todd Flanagan, two brothers from Austin, plan to run 50 miles from Bastrop to LaGrange in pursuit of
            a pile...

Posted: 29 days ago

Todd, left, and Will Flanagan, right, plan to run 50 miles to Weikel’s Bakery in LaGrange for kolaches on Saturday. Family photo Some people will do anything for a few pastries. On Saturday, Will and Todd Flanagan, two brothers from Austin, plan to run 50 miles from Bastrop to LaGrange in pursuit of a pile...
Would you run 50 miles for a kolache? These guys plan to try Saturday
 Todd, left, and Will Flanagan, right, plan to run 50 miles to Weikel’s Bakery in LaGrange for kolaches on Saturday. Family
               photo Some people will do anything for a few pastries. On Saturday, Will and Todd Flanagan, two brothers from Austin, plan to run 50 miles from Bastrop to LaGrange in pursuit of
            a pile...

Posted: 29 days ago

Todd, left, and Will Flanagan, right, plan to run 50 miles to Weikel’s Bakery in LaGrange for kolaches on Saturday. Family photo Some people will do anything for a few pastries. On Saturday, Will and Todd Flanagan, two brothers from Austin, plan to run 50 miles from Bastrop to LaGrange in pursuit of a pile...
PeopleForBikes calls Austin’s $14.5-million bike bridge one of country’s best bikeways
 The bicycle and pedestrian bridge over the Barton Creek gorge next to MoPac Boulevard was recognized as one of the best bike
               projects in America by PeopleForBikes. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN Remember the rumblings that surrounded the opening of the bike and pedestrian bridges over Barton Creek and Loop 360 earlier
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Posted: 29 days ago

The bicycle and pedestrian bridge over the Barton Creek gorge next to MoPac Boulevard was recognized as one of the best bike projects in America by PeopleForBikes. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN Remember the rumblings that surrounded the opening of the bike and pedestrian bridges over Barton Creek and Loop 360 earlier ...
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