2012 Bold in the Cold race a success

Lake Grapevine Runners and Walkers held another successful race last weekend, the annual Bold in the Cold.  The weather in Texas can be very unpredictable and past races have ranged from bitterly cold to unseasonably warm.  This year, Mother Nature cooperated fully and we had a fantastic day for running with temperatures in the 40s […] Read more »

Double Trouble – 5K/10K this weekend

It’s not too late to sign up for Lake Grapevine Runners and Walkers’ Double Trouble race to be held this Saturday.  In fact, it won’t be too late until the gun goes off.   Registration can be done online or in person at packet pickup at Luke’s Locker in Colleyville (Wednesday and Thursday) and also race […] Read more »

Mad Duck Cycling News for August 18

The Italians Have Landed This Saturday, August 20, from 11-3 we will have an Italian party complete with pizza and beautiful new Colnago bikes.  And if you can’t make the party, you can schedule a private demo appointment anytime within the next 2 weeks.  Just call Mad Duck (817-442-0339) or email clarence@madducksports.com.  It is very […] Read more »

Mad Duck Newsletter: July 2011

Duck Call Mad Duck NewsletterJuly 2011  Greetings!     Is it the heat or the humidity?  We don’t care–we just keep on riding.  The summer rally season continues with the most famous local rallies coming up in the next few weeks.  We are also planning ahead for the fabulous cool weather in Tucson, AZ for El […] Read more »

Triathletes, this is your opportunity!

As some of you know, triathlon season is in full swing and Grapevine’s own event, the Paddle, Pedal and Pound the Pavement will be held on June 4.   The event begins at 7:30 a.m. at the Dove Pool and ends at Cross Timbers winery.  Registration is currently $65 and the event typically sells out at […] Read more »

Weight Watchers Walk-It Day 5K

If you are relatively new to exercise, or want to support Weight Watchers and their many successful participants, or are just looking for a fun noncompetitive event to occupy your Sunday morning, we recommend the Weight Watchers Walk-It Day 5K, which is presented by Lake Grapevine Runners and Walkers in partnership with Weight Watchers.  This […] Read more »

Relay for Life

The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life will take place this Friday-Saturday, April 29-30, at Cross Timbers Middle School (on Pool Road just off Highway 26), from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m..  This is a really neat event that I would not have heard about if I did not have a friend participating.  There are […] Read more »

Bold in the Cold a success

We posted just the other day about the upcoming Bold in the Cold 5K/15K race and are happy to report that it was a great success, with a big turnout and a good time had by all.  The weather lived up to its billing, with near-freezing temps at the start of the race.   The 5K had […] Read more »