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.

Austin Marathon announces funny sign contest

4:10 pm Feb. 14, 2017


Go forth and create funny signs, people.

One of the best parts about marathon day is checking out all the hand-made signs people hold up to motivate exhausted runners.


SoulCycle opens second Austin location

10:51 am Feb. 14, 2017

We all know Austin’s got soul. Today, it gets a little more.

A second location of SoulCycle, an indoor cycling center, opened today inside the Frost Bank Tower at 401 Congress Avenue. The city’s first SoulCycle

Beautiful hiking trails, no crowds at Doeskin Ranch

5:02 pm Feb. 13, 2017

Looking for someplace to hike where you’re more likely to spot hawks and deer than other visitors?

Check out the Doeskin Ranch Unit of the Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge. I headed there this morning for

Banff Film Festival headed to Austin Feb. 26-27

6:00 am Feb. 8, 2017


Forget the Oscars. You’d rather watch films about backpacking and snow skiing and mountain bike riding, right?

For that, head to the 2017 Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour, scheduled for Feb.

Get Your Rear in Gear 5K Run/Walk set for Feb. 25

12:24 pm Feb. 7, 2017

You might feel uncomfortable talking about colon cancer, but organizers of the Get Your Rear In Gear 5K Run/Walk want you to start a discussion – and get screened for the disease.

The event, set for

Free yoga and a beer at Hyatt Regency Austin

6:13 am Feb. 3, 2017

Bring on the free yoga and beer.

The Hyatt Regency Austin will host this month’s Pints & Poses class at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6.

Ferny Barcelo will lead the vinyasa flow yoga class, assisted by Lizzie

Participants needed for exercise study

3:44 pm Feb. 2, 2017

Participants are needed for a study to determine how increases in aerobic exercise affect brain function.

RIDE Indoor Cycling is partnering with Wendy Suzuki, a neuroscientist at New York University, on the study, which will explore

Need adventure? Swim naked at Barton Springs

11:17 am Feb. 2, 2017

I’d bet money that the guy swimming across Barton Springs in a full-length wetsuit before dawn this morning never guessed that four completely naked women had just glided past him.

But that’s what happened during today’s