Austin's a fit city. There's no doubt about it. Journey along with Pamela LeBlanc as she explores all that's out there for the fitness-minded.

Four Austin public pools open for fall, winter swimming

10:59 am Oct. 13, 2014

You don’t have to pack up your swimsuit just because fall has arrived in Austin.

Four public pools – Barton Springs, Bartholomew, Deep Eddy and Big Stacy – are open year-round for lap swimming and recreation.


I’m giving away free running books!

6:35 am Oct. 11, 2014

A flurry of running books has landed on my desk. Some look really cool. I want you to have them.

Let me know which book you’d like and post below, telling me why you need it.

BikeFest, Viva! Streets coming in late October

5:31 am Oct. 10, 2014

We’ve got two big bicycling events coming up, two-wheeler fans.

The city’s first BikeFest is set for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 25 at Govalle Park, 5200 Bolm Road. The day kicks off with an

Upcoming fitness events

5:21 am Oct. 9, 2014

Lots of events on the fitness calendar in the near future. Check out these offerings …

Hootenanny on the Hill – Choose from a 3K, 5K, 10K or 1K fun run at Plum Creek’s Hootenanny on

Win free entry to Run by the Creek

11:21 am Oct. 6, 2014

The next race on my calendar? Run by the Creek in Dripping Springs.

The event is set for Sunday, Nov. 2, and if you’re thinking of registering, do it today. Entry fee is $35 for the