Health & Fitness

13th annual Tour de Lincoln offers four courses

The 13th annual Tour de Lincoln, a benefit bike ride for the Lincoln Volunteer Center, on May 10 offers riding the scenic back roads of South Placer County. The tour has four co ...

How to make a right turn

Driving to the store, you approach an intersection and notice a small group of bike riders headed the same direction.  They are properly in the bike lane but arrive at ...

Sky Harbor, Venture Drive and Cemetery Loop and a few parks along the way

Hello fellow bikers. Today, we start our ride at the McBean Park Pavilion. After the usual bike inspection, put on your helmet, check your water and cell phone, and let&rsqu ...

Foodies preach benefits of eating Placer County grown

Way before the general public gave deeper thought to the source of their food and began modifying their consumer habits accordingly, Joanne Neft was touting the benefits of local f ...

Local bicyclists anticipate Amgen tour

When the Amgen bicycle tour comes to Lincoln in May, local bicyclists will be on the sidelines cheering them on and ogling their $15,000 bikes, said one Lincoln resident. The nint ...

Ten reasons cyclists don’t like drivers

1. Some drivers get impatient.  In most situations, bike riders will slow down a driver only a few   seconds.  Bike riders are just as anxious for a car to pass as a ...

Try the Nicolaus - Nelson Lane - Sorrento - Ferrari Ranch loop

We begin at McBean Park Pavilion for this flat ride through the western part of Lincoln. Remember to check your bike and tires and have water with you. Put on your helmet and take ...

Transplant patients ready to play ball

The Sacramento Kings will play host to the Golden State Warriors tonight, but the more important game will start at 6:30 p.m. on the Kings’ home court. The Donate Life Reci ...

Top 10 peeves drivers have about cyclists

1.       They are jealous because they don’t get to wear a snazzy outfit. I know the Lycra shorts and neon jersey look funny, especially if one ...

Take a Joiner Parkway-Sunset-Twelve Bridges-Joiner loop ride today

Today, we start our ride in the parking lot of the Lincoln Hills Community Church at the intersection of Joiner Parkway and Del Webb Boulevard. After checking your bike, make sure ...