Health | Fitness

  • Woman cyclist aims for men's world speed record

    Woman cyclist aims for men's world speed record

    It’s been 23 years since anyone has attempted to break the world’s paced bicycle speed record of 167 miles an hour. But if the skies are fair and the body’s willing, Denise Mueller-Korenek hopes to smash that record Sept. 15 on a dry riverbed in Utah. The 45-year-old Valley Center resident — who...

  • Granola expands CLIF label

    Granola expands CLIF label

    The pick: CLIF Energy Granola Why it rates: Inspired by popular CLIF Bar varieties, new CLIF Energy Granola in four flavors is a tasty new breakfast option. Made with hearty clusters of organic oats plus nuts, seeds and dried fruit, it’s crafted to deliver sustained energy. Eat it with your favorite...

  • Things to do in August

    Things to do in August

    Events in San Diego during August include Fresh Fest, 13th annual Liberty Station ArtWalk, CityFest and Bike the Bay.

  • Tijuana Xolos open season with new players, new English-language TV deal

    Tijuana Xolos open season with new players, new English-language TV deal

    Liga MX, Mexico’s top professional soccer league, is like a sand dune, seemingly looking the same but in actuality shifting in the wind. It is a league defined by constant change. The Tijuana Xolos are not immune from the soccer world’s forces of nature, significantly shuffling the roster just...

  • San Diego couple puts it all on the line for Over-The-Line

    San Diego couple puts it all on the line for Over-The-Line

    You’ll find softballs strewn about Craig and Janet Engelman’s Bay Park home. “They’re everywhere,” Craig says. “They’re in our car. They’re in our bedroom. They’re in the family room. Dozens.” Walk into their exercise room, and you’ll see plaques, too. Janet has won eight Old Mission Beach Athletic...

  • Fitness is serious business to bicoastal entrepreneur

    Fitness is serious business to bicoastal entrepreneur

    Subject: Jodi Lenhardt Age: 42 Residence: Apex, N.C./Poway Lenhardt is a veterinarian, a business owner (times two), a workout warrior, a mom and a woman stockpiling a ton of airline miles. For the past few months, Lenhardt has gone bicoastal. She and her husband opened up a fitness business in...

  • Things to do in July

    Things to do in July

    Events in San Diego during July include O’fest Beach Festival, San Diego Pride, San Diego Comic-Con International and the fourth annual Chicano Con.

  • San Diego considering crackdown on dockless bikes, including fees, new rules

    San Diego considering crackdown on dockless bikes, including fees, new rules

    San Diego took the first step on Wednesday toward cracking down on the dockless bikes flooding the city by holding a brainstorming session focused on problems with cluttered sidewalks, abandoned bikes and dangerous riding. The leading options, which are based on steps other cities have taken, include...

  • Spend a day in Encinitas

    Spend a day in Encinitas

    With the many places and activities in San Diego, it can be hard to make plans; to ease the process, PACIFIC planned a day in one of its surfing cities.

  • Padres to hold fantasy camp

    Padres to hold fantasy camp

    Five days of baseball with former Padres, including instruction and games and all the accompanying trash talk, is yours for the buying. The Padres will hold their first fantasy camp in at least a couple decades Jan. 20-26 at the team’s spring training complex in Peoria, Ariz. “The camaraderie,...

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