Community Sports

AppleCross expanded to two-day event this weekend

Racers compete during AppleCross at Jim Barnett Park in Winchester in 2014. AppleCross, a cyclocross race that blends aspects of traditional road racing and mountain bike racing, has been expanded to a two-day event this year and will take place Saturday and Sunday.    Photo courtesy of Shaun Galang/Cedarmeade Studios

November 19, 2015

The AppleCross bicycle racing event held annually at Winchester’s Jim Barnett Park continues to grow in popularity. So much, in fact, that this year’s event, scheduled for this weekend, will be a two-day affair.

A haven for Strasburg teens

Justin Palmer, left,  and Jesse Baker, right, both 16, run on treadmills inside the Tight'n Up Gym in Strasburg.  Rich Cooley/Daily

September 23, 2015

STRASBURG — Rob Wescoat knew that youth in the Strasburg area needed a place to go, to hang out and get in a workout. So he came up with the perfect place — Tight’n Up.

Legion teams ready for tournament

July 20, 2015

Winchester Post 21 is back in familiar territory heading into this week’s American Legion District 16 baseball tournament.

Hayes enjoys time working with Express

Former Major League Baseball player Charlie Hayes helps Chase Padot, 14,  of Stephens City get his head positioned while working inside the batting cage during a Strasburg Express baseball camp in Strasburg on Wednesday. Rich Cooley/Daily

June 24, 2015

STRASBURG — Charlie Hayes has always been a believer in giving back, that’s why it’s no surprise that the former Major Leaguer is in Strasburg for a few days to help out the Strasburg Express.

Old Dominion 100-Mile Race results

June 10, 2015

Olivier LeBlond of Arlington successfully defended his championship during the past weekend’s 36th Old Dominion 100-Mile Race held in southern