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Glamorous European Cycling Event Boosts dZi Foundation’s Bottom Line
by Samantha Wright
Jul 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 228 228 recommendations | email to a friend
This is dZi’s second year to be represented in the grueling, four-day cycling event called Les Trois Etapes, a “fantasy camp” of European road racing.
The Southwest’s Secret Singletrack
by Jesse James McTigue
Jul 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 430 430 recommendations | email to a friend
Right outside Dolores and Cortez there are three high-desert trail systems that weave in and out of Ponderosa pine forests, coast around rollercoaster turns and climb desert canyons among the Anasa...
Rainbows, Wildflowers and ‘The Spirit of the Trail’
by Samantha Wright
Jul 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 121 121 recommendations | email to a friend
Running the Hardrock 100 is not about winning, say champions Darcy Africa and Seb Chaigneau.
Chasing the Chains
by Gus Jarvis
Jul 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 454 454 recommendations | email to a friend
Disc Golf Offers a Low-Cost, Low-Tech Way to Enjoy the Outdoors
Twentieth Running of Hardrock 100 Takes Place This Weekend
by Samantha Wright
Jul 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Nobody knows, of course, who the winner of this year’s race will be, or what kind of drama will unfold along the way. Surely, there will be drama.
Off the Beaten Path
by Martinique Davis
Jul 08, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 460 460 recommendations | email to a friend
A Trip on the Unaweep-Tabeguache Scenic and Historic Byway
SPORTS WATCH | Giving Us the Piece of Puig We So Richly Deserve
by Gus Jarvis
Jul 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
I want to watch Dodger games on a regular basis now just because of Puig and I am not alone here.
Montrose Horse Racing Revives on History and Family Tradition
by William Woody
Jun 30, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
While racing in Montrose is alive and well, Ridgway organizers look to county commissioners for help.
Supercross: A Dirt Bike Veteran at Age 8
by Peter Shelton
Jun 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Already a dirt bike veteran at age 8, Ridgway’s Cory Thomsen is competing in Supercross in Grand Junction this weekend.
Strut Your Stuff at the Wright Stuff Challenge on June 29
by Watch Staff
Jun 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
Choose your method of transport and meet at the “Pig Palace” on the San Miguel County Fairgrounds in downtown Norwood on Saturday, June 29.
Montrose Horse-Racing Tradition Alive and Well
by William Woody
Jun 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 294 294 recommendations | email to a friend
Horse racing at the Montrose County Fairgrounds dates back to 1881, seven years before Montrose was incorporated. This weekend’s races are a tribute to that era.
SPORTS WATCH | The Nuggets Will Regret Firing Coach George Karl
by Gus Jarvis
Jun 15, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
The implosion of the Denver Nuggets organization is well underway following the firing of coach George Karl last week.
FISHING REPORT | It’s Time to Fish
by John Duncan
Jun 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
The rivers have dropped and are clear.
SPORTS WATCH | Heat-Spurs Matchup Should Be a Finals Worth Watching
by Gus Jarvis
Jun 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
The Finals matchup between the old (Spurs) and kind of young (Heat) looks to be a gem.
Indian Baseball Team Looks to Sharpen Mental Edge in Quarterfinals
by William Woody
May 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
Through 14 games earlier this season, the Montrose High School varsity baseball team and its relentlessly effective offense was unbeatable. That is, until Valor Christian came to Montrose.
TSSC Snowboarders Score at Nationals
by Watch Staff
May 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
“The Telluride Snowboard Team did amazing at USASA Nationals, possibly our best all-time placing,” said Molly Cooney, coach at the Telluride Ski and Snowboard Club.
Chuck Alexander to Fill Defensive Coordinator Slot
by William Woody
Apr 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Defensive Secondary Coach Chuck Alexander will step up to Defensive Coordinator for MHS football team.
A Triumphant Decade Behind Him, Defensive Coordinator Handke Heads to Salida
by William Woody
Apr 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
Montrose Indians’ Defensive Coordinator Todd Handke heads to Salida, where he’ll be head coach for the 1A Salida Spartans.
Telluride Ghostriders Take Silver at Aspen World Synchro Championships
by Watch Staff
Apr 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
The Ghostriders’ team of eight professional ski instructors were first up, with a box routine, completing set maneuvers involving short and medium radius turns, and scoring an 81.25.
Perpetuating a Winning Tradition
by William Woody
Apr 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
Last Saturday, members of the perennial league-champ MHS baseball team, taught a group of roughly three dozen youngsters the basics of swing mechanics in preparation for their upcoming summer Littl...