Sports

Cycling Amongst the “Falling of the Leaves”

Cycling Amongst the “Falling of the Leaves”

by David Goodyear It is hard not to feel mournful for the passing of Summer’s warmth and blue skies. The sweet smell of grass and the verdant fields full of growing plants and crops soon grow distant in the rear view mirror called time. Autumn signals the arrival of grey skies, cooler temperatures and a […]

Photo by David Goodyear

Thompson Bucks County Classic: Through the eyes of a local cycling enthusiast

By David Goodyear The day dawns clear and promising as the sun stretches to crest the tree line overlooking the placid Delaware River in New Hope, PA. Time begins to slow as what was previously the main street of New Hope is transformed into the final stop of the prestigious UCI America Tour and the […]

Keeping Active After Summer

Keeping Active After Summer

Summer is that time of year where being active, playing sports, and exercising seems to just come naturally. However, we know that once the cooler weather hits, so does our desire to stay indoors and maybe catch up on some indoor reading or TV watching. We’ve put together this list of ways to stay active […]

Kids Rule: NAC Kid’s Triathlon

Kids Rule: NAC Kid’s Triathlon

This August, the Kid’s Tri is back by popular demand!   After a super successful debut event last summer, the Newtown Athletic Club is bring back the Kids Triathlon. When: Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 6pm Where: Newtown Athletic Club, 120 Pheasant Run, Newtown, PA 18940 Why: In addition to an awesome way to spend the […]

Calling all Cyclists: Covered Bridges Bicycle Ride Registration Now Open

Calling all Cyclists: Covered Bridges Bicycle Ride Registration Now Open

Bucks County is full of biking enthusiasts and while they keep busy exploring the gorgeous grounds of Bucks throughout the year, there is one day that stands apart from the rest- the Covered Bridge Bicycle Ride! Fall is one of the most beautiful times of year to enjoy Bucks County and the covered bridge tour […]

The World’s Largest Swimming Lesson Comes to Bucks

The World’s Largest Swimming Lesson Comes to Bucks

Local children and their families will participate in The World’s Largest Swimming Lesson™ on  June 18, 2013 at the Newtown Athletic Club, the official host site for the global event. Jill Ritts, of Newtown, bereaved mother of a child drowning victim, will be on site distributing drowning prevention public education materials developed by the U.S. Consumer Product […]

Photo Recap: Cornerstone 5K raises $15K!

Photo Recap: Cornerstone 5K raises $15K!

Representatives from the Cornerstone Clubs recently presented a check for $15,416.23 to The Friends of The Heart Institute of Doylestown Hospital to help further enhance the high-quality cardiac care that is provided to our community. Funds were raised during the recent 5K race hosted by Cornerstone Clubs. With 494 runners and more than 50 walkers […]

Coming to PA this May: The Pro Gymnastics Challenge

Coming to PA this May: The Pro Gymnastics Challenge

Lehigh University’s Stabler Arena will be the first stop of a truly unique international sporting event in 2013, the first Pro Gymnastics Challenge, happening on May 10th and 11th. The event, which will feature some of the greatest current and future male and female gymnasts, will be held in a USA vs. The World team […]

Win 2 tickets to the Pro Gymnastics Challenge!

Win 2 tickets to the Pro Gymnastics Challenge!

You could win 2 FREE tickets to one of the biggest gymnastics events of the year- the Pro Gymastics Challenge, featuring Olympic and world-renowned gymnast in a thrilling battle.  PGC is a skill-for-skill competition with teams consisting of both men and women squaring off against each other for true athletic supremacy. PGC athletes will deliver a […]

Happening Kid: Madeleine Grunde-McLaughlin brought to you by the NAC

Happening Kid: Madeleine Grunde-McLaughlin brought to you by the NAC

Move over Fierce Five! The month, the spotlight is on 14 year old Happening Kid Madeleine Grunde-McLaughlin of Newtown, PA. Madeleine’s athleticism, smarts, and musical talent make for a perfect ten!  BH: We hear you are a fantastic gymnast! What types of extracurricular activities do you participate in? MGM: I primarily do gymnastics with the […]

Happening Hero: Officer Brad Fox Remembered in 5K

Happening Hero: Officer Brad Fox Remembered in 5K

In September, the community suffered a huge loss when Officer Brad Fox was killed in action as a K-9 Police Officer with the Plymouth Township Police Department. He left behind a loving family- including wife Lynsay, their daughter Kadence, and their unborn son- as well as many dear friends in his hometown of Warminster and beyond. […]

BH TV: Jump into fitness with Cornerstone Clubs

BH TV: Jump into fitness with Cornerstone Clubs

January is a time for new beginnings, and for many, that means embracing a healthier lifestyle in the New Year.  In this episode of “What’s Happening Bucks County?” BH TV’s Lauren Rooney visits the state-of-the-art facilities at Cornerstone Fitness and Spa in Warrington where she spoke to the experts including Fitness Coordinator Bryan Whiteside and Group Exercise Director Heather Wauls about […]

You’re Invited to the NAC Sports Training Center Grand Opening

You’re Invited to the NAC Sports Training Center Grand Opening

If you’ve driven through Newtown over the past few months, you’ve most likely seen the ambitious expansion by the Newtown Athletic Club.  And believe it or not, the brand new state-of-the-art NAC Sports Training Center is already complete! This Saturday, January 12, 2013 from 12noon – 5pm is the Grand Opening Open House Celebration of the NAC […]

Honoring the Life of Ryan Viola with “Ryan-Strong 5k”

Honoring the Life of Ryan Viola with “Ryan-Strong 5k”

A 5k walk/run has been scheduled for January 13, 2013. “The Ryan-Strong 5k” will take place at The Bucks County Technical High School campus, in honor of Ryan Viola, a Bucks County Technical High School senior, who lost his life in November. Ryan’s family, friends, fellow parishioners, and classmates are organizing the event. They encouraging […]

Happening Kid brought to you by the NAC: Ashley Tetreault

Happening Kid brought to you by the NAC: Ashley Tetreault

Bucks County’s latest Happening Kid, Ashley Tetreault kicks October into high gear! Meet Ashley Tetrault, a talented 9 year old from Richboro.  A Tae Kwon Do black belt who recently place 3rd in weapons at the Nationals in Dallas, Texas, this is a little lady that you want to keep on your good side! We got the chance to ask […]