Recess Is Back!


Remember how important recess was when you were a kid in school? It not only meant a time away from studying, it was also a time to relax, rejuvenate and re-energize. Like most adults striving to create a “recess” outside of work, the U.S. National Whitewater Center does just

FEATURE – Dirt Divas

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Endurance Magazine caught up with Dirt Divas’ co-vice president, Patty Smith, recently at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, which has more than 20 miles of scenic woodland trails, river views, challenging climbs and exciting descents for riders of all ages and skill levels. It’s one of Smith’s favorite places

LIFESTYLE – Creating Role Models


   By Steve Lackey After four years, and nine individual events, I still get chills witnessing the women who take on our Ramblin’ Rose Women Only Triathlon cross the finish line. If you’ve seen it yourself, you know what I mean (and if you have yet to, see below for

LIFESTYLE – Moments.


It was about a year ago when I first Twittered.  It’s truly remarkable how quickly the phenomenon of this so simple and consciously basic form of communication has grown across our collective society.  Still so many people tell me, “I just don’t get it,” “I have no time for