A Day at the Races

Betting on horses at the Gillespie County Fair in Fredericksburg thrills like a carnival ride ...
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Off the Blocks

How Swimmer Joseph Schooling Became an Olympic Champion ...
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Kayleigh Williamson Is Marathon Bound

Kayleigh Williamson is running the good race. Never mind that she has Down syndrome. She’s just warming up ...
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Paddle Battle

How solo paddler Lisa Rivera gets fit for the Texas Water Safari ...
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Ruling the Court

Austin beach-volleyball pro and entrepreneur Andrea Nucete-Elliott aces her serve on the court and in business ...
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Pedal Power

Retired Austinite Deaton Bednar spins her second act as a bike tour guide.  ...
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Top Doc

How UT alumna Michelle McNutt became chief of Houston’s busiest emergency room ...
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Spellbinding Soprano

Cardio workouts help this opera singer hit the high notes ...
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Blades of Gloria

Figure skater Gloria Moore glides her way to a healthy lifestyle ...
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Television Darling

How Longhorn Joan Darling Became One of the First Female Television Directors ...
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Stone Cold

Curler Pat Popovich Stays Fit Throwing Stones at Chaparral Ice ...
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How Ballet Austin’s Sugar Plum Fairy Stays Strong

Discipline and dedication keep Aara Krumpe twirling on her toes ...
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Giddy Up!

Austin horse whisperer Jo Marie MacCoy is inspiring a new crop of riders ...
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The Deadliest Hot Air Balloon Disaster in American History

In 2016, a hot air balloon crashed just outside of Lockhart, killing 16 people and revealing dangerous gaps in the ...
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Rock Star

Bouldering champ Maya Madre is climbing hand over hand to the top of her sport ...
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Meet Mason Cox, the tall Texan storming Aussie rules football

This former Dallas-area soccer standout, Big 12 basketball player will star in Australia's biggest sporting event ...
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Splash and Dash

Longtime Austinite and world traveler Sharon Smith merges two sports to spice up her workout. Austin Woman, September 2018 Sharon ...
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Meet Austin’s Oldest Lifeguard

Austin’s oldest lifeguard, Leslie Botts, is watching out for you. Austin Woman, August 2018 No one blinked when Leslie Botts ...
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Things Unseen

How a Blind UT Grad Student is Solving Ancient Puzzles With His Fingertips. Daniel Smith runs his fingers over a ...
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Making a Racket

Hard hitter Bianca Turati is the force behind the University of Texas women’s tennis revival. Austin Woman, July 2018 University ...
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Butterfly Babe

Dakota Luther is set to shine in her first year swimming for the University of Georgia. Austin Woman, June 2018 ...
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Capturing The Moon

Alan Bean didn't get to keep the rocks and soil he collected from the moon, but he has become famous ...
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Dancing Diva

Hip-hop artist Symonne Hornaday lights up the dance floor. Austin Woman, May 2018 Who knew Symonne Hornaday could get down ...
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On Target

Archery keeps standout shooter Mary Hamm strong and arrow sleek. Austin Woman, April 2018 Forget Robin Hood. Mary Hamm doesn’t ...
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Stepping Out

Foot tapping keeps clogger Carol Brady trim, taut and terrific. Austin Woman, March 2018 It takes some fancy footwork to ...
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Bowling Strikes

Standout bowler Norma Manns is scoring points in competition and in life ...
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Liquid Gold

Juice Society founder Danielle Sobel has a healthy potion for motion. Austin Woman, January 2018 How about hefting produce for ...
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The Herman Center is Filling Critical Gaps in Mental Healthcare

Travis County has long suffered from a shortage of mental health services, especially for people in crisis. A new center ...
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Remedy for a Setback

Radiologist Liz Moorehead is redefining herself after an injury halted her triathlon career. Austin Woman, December 2017 What to do ...
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USAF Thunderbirds

From the Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada, the Thunderbirds have been putting on air shows for almost 65 years ...
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Wise Ole Champ

Maurine Kornfeld discusses the long road that led her to the pool ...
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Japan’s Famous Deep-Sea Divers Give Clues to Better Vascular Health

New research suggests that this ancient occupation, a dying way of life, yields health rewards that far outweigh the modest ...
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Finding Your Best Recovery

Can these alternative therapies soothe your muscles and revitalize your strokes? ...
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Setting Her Barre High

Mod Fitness Owner Marnie Duncan’s barre workout will make you sweat ...
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Dive to Thrive

Austin Energy’s Julie Black electrifies on the high dive ...
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Salute to Swimming

Masters swimmers mobilize to get America's wounded service members and veterans in the water ...
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Run Doctor

RunLab Founder Kim Davis takes strides to correct your course. Austin Woman, September 2017 Hey, runner, got a hitch in ...
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Fit for First

A STEM supporter and the former CEO of Marathon Kids, Christine Pollei counts on exercise to help clear her head ...
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Orange Burn

Fitness fanatic Kelly Faldyn has a theory about how to stay fit. Austin Woman, July 2017 Kelly Faldyn only wears ...
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Leaving Her Mark

Olympic sprinter Courtney Okolo is on track to win more gold. Austin Woman, June 2017 The gun pops and Courtney ...
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Digging the Dancing Queen

Pro dancer and coach Dionn Schaffner has a workout that will cheer you up ...
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Pregnant? Swim Practice Beckons

The science behind why swimming and pregnancy go together ...
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A Running Tradition

It’s not easy keeping pace with Capitol 10K queen Gerre Boardman. Austin Woman, April 2017 Organizers of the Statesman Capitol ...
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Serving His Country in Full Uniform and a Speedo

Retired Army Special Forces soldier Charlie Simmons has been teaching soldiers to swim for decades ...
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Roll for Your Soul

Here’s how SoulCycle instructor Lauren Bruker stays in shape ...
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Take a Hike

Trails never fail to work the mind and body ...
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Strong Muscles, Strong Future

How muscle loss affects swimmers and what they can do about it ...
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Cardio Medley

Mishmash workouts keep former Olympian Whitney Hedgepeth in winning form ...
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Coursing Through Your Veins

What's all that swimming doing to your vascular system anyway? ...
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Am I Fit?

How do I know and why does it matter? ...
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Old Age Is a Gift

At 100, Margaret Berry is letting loose—and appreciating the thrill of a life well-lived. Alcalde, July-August 2015 For almost 80 ...
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New Reality Series Follows Two Austin-Based Classic Car Dealers

Antonio Brunet and Yusuf Johnson with their 1963 split-window Corvette. FILIPA RODRIGUES, KUT The latest in reality television isn’t coming to ...
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Austin Runner Returns to Finish Boston Marathon

Michael Breen was 150 yards away from the finish line for the Boston Marathon last year before two explosions cut ...
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Drought Harming Austin Bats

Bats exit from underneath the Ann Richards Congress Avenue Bridge at dusk PHOTO BY ALUMROOT HTTP://WWW.FLICKR.COM/PHOTOS/ALUMROOT/ For many Austinites, watching ...
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Austin’s Animal Shelter Achieves ‘No Kill’ Status

Ian Hallett, animal care supervisor at Town Lake Animal Center PHOTO BY PAULO CUNHA MARTINS FOR KUT NEWS The City ...
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Prop. 1 Fans Eager for $90 Million Transportation Investment

Bond money will go to improving sidewalks, bike infrastructure and more. PHOTO BY RACHEL WILCOX FOR KUT NEWS With tonight's ...
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