Ron Cammel | The Grand Rapids Press
PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP -- Testing the waters for a $10 million fund-raising campaign, the West Michigan Sports Commission will first seek private funds for a 12-field sports complex on 10 Mile Road at Wolven Avenue.
Mike Guswiler, executive director, said if philanthropists provide a certain level of support, the commission will take the campaign to the public, possibly by fall.
MOUNTAIN BIKE ASSOCIATIONS TO ANNOUNCE NEW INITIATIVE ENTITLED “FIFTY IN FIVE”
Nationally recognized Mountain Bike experts to speak on the “Economic Impact of Mountain Biking to your Community” and “Techniques for Building Sustainable Trails”
Grand Rapids, Mich., January 12, 2011 – Ride The Divide, an award-winning feature-length documentary about the world’s toughest mountain bike race, will continue its Midwest mid-winter tour in Grand Rapids on Thursday, January 27 at the Wealthy Theatre starting at 7:00 PM. The film chronicles the story of several mountain bikers who attempt the 2,711-mile race named the Tour Divide along the Continental Divide in the Rocky Mountains.
By: SDM Staff
Although the Grand Rapids Triathlon is a first year event, the USAT (the United States governing body of triathlons), has full confidence in the race directors and the team behind it.
By Steve Kaminski | The Grand Rapids Press
GRAND RAPIDS — Isabella Hommes was not sure where she would store all her awards. But her mother, Tanya Hommes, had some ideas.
The Ada Elementary School third-grader won the Level 4 all-around competition and earned four medals and a plaque Sunday at Gymnastics on the Grand.
By Kelly Hill | The Grand Rapids Press
GRAND RAPIDS -- A date has been set for the 2011 Professional Criterium National Championships, and the road course has been altered to provide a dramatic finish.
The pro men's event will coincide with the annual Grand Cycling Classic on Aug. 20 and again in 2012.
Clemson, SC – The Clemson University Rugby Football Club has hired Justin Hickey to be the
head coach of the Club today, CURFC President Spencer Hutchinson announced. Hickey joins
the CURFC from the Grand Rapids Rugby Club and formerly of the Davenport University varsity
"We are pleased to announce Justin as the head coach of the Tigers today," Hutchinson said
upon making the announcement. "He has excelled at a high level in each location he has
By: Cycling News
Championship race open only to American citizens