Boise Weekly’s Best of Boise just came out. Grab a copy!
Oh, and if you’ve ever seen someone out paddle boarding with a dog on the front of their board, it was probably James!
On a toasty August evening I watched cyclist after cyclist fly past me as they launched into their Thursday Night Time Trial out in South Boise. These cyclists get together to track their times and training progress by going all out on a 10 mile loop that starts at the corner of Cloverdale and Ten Mile. I don’t know all the details of their efforts, but Sarah does.
Sarah Barber wrote “Kristin Armstrong, A Phenom in Our Midst” for Boise Weekly. Check it out.
Did you know the Treasure Valley has Division II Rugby team? Did you know they’ve been a team since 1972?!?
Meet the Snake River Rugby Club. I dropped by one of their evening practices to snag some shots for an article in the Boise Weekly’s Rec section.
Read Lisa Huynh Eller’s article, Snake River Rubgy Sets its Sights on the Championship here.
SPOILER ALERT: These guys just won the PNRFU (Pacific Northwest Rugby Football Union) Championship. Impressive.
Catch a game at Willow Lanes during their next season. Follow them and their schedule on facebook here.
Best Reason to Encourage Your Children to Pick Up A Non-School-Sanctioned-Sport? Boise Young Rider Development Squad. (AKA B.Y.R.D.S.)
Biking just may be one of the most practical, long-lasting sports that one can practice. Ride on, BYRDS, ride on.
Boise City Council Member Lauren McLean ran the Boston Marathon in 3:58:01
Lauren wasn’t very happy with her time. But from my perspective, what’s more impressive than someone who completes a marathon AND then is critical of their time? I’d be thrilled to finish…
See the Boise Weekly’s Best of Boise Staff Pick here.