Fleet Feet Opens New Location In Columbia

Fleet Feet Opens New Location In Columbia

Fleet Feet Sports has announced the opening of the brand’s newest franchise location in Columbia, Mo. Nancy Yaeger, an accomplished running and triathlon coach and previous general manager of the Ultramax Sports location in Columbia, will own the store, which opened...
Experience the Total Solar Eclipse in Illinois

Experience the Total Solar Eclipse in Illinois

On August 21, as many as 200,000 people are expected to travel to southern Illinois to experience total darkness in the middle of the day during the first solar eclipse in nearly 40 years. NASA has identified the Carbondale area and village of Makanda, Ill., as the...
Cursed Bikes & Coffee Opens

Cursed Bikes & Coffee Opens

It’s hard to find an area in and around St. Louis that doesn’t have an established bike shop — or two. That’s why, when Jeff Gerhardt decided to take the leap and open his own business, he knew he needed something different. Cursed Bikes & Coffee combines bicycle...
Velodrome Planned for Wildwood

Velodrome Planned for Wildwood

The Metro St. Louis Velodrome Association currently operates the only Olympic cycling velodrome track in our region in North St. Louis City, but they aren’t stopping there. The group has proposed a new velodrome in Wildwood at the city’s Town Center. The existing...
Gravois Park Renovation

Gravois Park Renovation

One of the oldest parks in St. Louis got a new playground recently, thanks to KaBOOM!, a non-for-profit that builds parks for kids, and volunteers from New Balance Athletics. Pouring concrete, drilling holes and digging a garden were part of a whirlwind of work at...