Sports and Outdoors

Our Sports & Outdoors section taps into the passion that Tahoe/Truckee has for sports, be it on the mountain, in the gym, or on the kids’ fields. We cover the region’s bad*ss sun and snow sports experts as well as community wellness and health topics.

Where’s the Beef?

0
Plant-based “meats” are protein-packed and taste a lot like the real thing, all without harming animals or taking such a massive toll on the environment. But are they as good for your body as they are for the planet?

Hitting The Limit

2
Proposed changes to fishing regulations a win for some, but could they come at a loss to the stretch of river from Tahoe City to Truckee?

Tee Time

0
Coronavirus safety measures will mean a different look for the PGA Barracuda Championship when it moves to its new home at Old Greenwood in July.

Back in Action

0
Running is the body’s most natural way to exercise. Fitness expert Dave Jack shares some advice on getting back in the game if you’ve been sitting out awhile.

GET OUT & GO: Safe Spaces

0
Safe ways to get out and go in quarantine.

Change in Terrain

0
Revisiting the early days of the freestyle movement that brought terrain parks to the mainstream.

Long Live Saucer Boy

0
One day, iconic pro skier Shane McConkey was rehabbing an injury and looking for something fun to do. Fellow misfit, Saucer Boy, convinced Shane that he could put snowlerblading on the map. And so the Pain McShlonkey Open was born.

Resolution Realism

0
New Year’s resolutions often are aimed at exercising more, eating healthier, and losing weight. Learn how to set realistic goals and beat the odds of resolution failure.

What’s up on the Hill?

0
What’s white with lifts and updates all over? Tahoe/Truckee’s downhill resort scene. Your updates, opening dates, and deals here.

GET OUT & GO: Snowshoe the Day Away with These Guided Tours

0
What better way to enjoy the great outdoors with your family and friends than a guided snowshoe tour? Grab your mittens and beanies and head out for a snow-dusted tour you’re unlikely to forget.