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Sports and Outdoors

Tapping into the passion that Tahoe/Truckee has for sports of all seasons — be it on the mountain, in the gym, or on the kids’ fields — as well as a variety of health and wellness topics.

Olympics 2010: Nate Holland


Nate Holland looks for an Olympic medal to add to his record collection of X Games gold.

Out of the Blue

The burgeoning sport of eFoiling has gained in popularity in recent years on Lake Tahoe. Truckee local Matt Cook launched Cook eFoils to help people learn, and fall in love with, this new sport.

A Bigger Banzai


Banzai tour expands to four stops — Sugar Bowl, Alpine Meadows, Squaw Valley, Kirkwood

Sports wRap Announcements (11 November – 9 December)

Donner Lake Turkey Trot Fun RunSun., Nov. 15Make a little more room for pumpkin pie running in the 33rd annual Donner Lake Turkey Trot. The seven-mile fun run takes off from the West End...

Deadstock, VNDS, Beaters, Colorways, Resellers, and Grails


One of our sports columnists explains the many intricacies to sneaker culture, and how it these kicks tie together an entire subculture.

Bold Boardwalks + Zany Zip Lines


Traipsing through the Tahoe Treetop Adventure Park

A River Runs Through It… and Keeps on Running


The winter's extraordinary snowfall brings both good and bad news for river sports.

Snow Porn Season


Truckee snowboarder Jeremy Jones and other locals debut new shred flicks

Not Horsing Around

New technology allows spectators and officials to better track the horses and riders in the Tevis Cup, the 100-mile endurance horse race from Olympic Valley to Auburn that takes place this month.