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Transformation Challenge: Busy parents find Orangetheory’s interval training a perfect fit

  Joel Druebert and Becca Smith are like many 40-something adults. They juggle busy careers, multiple kids and marriages. Physical fitness often takes back seat. So when Orangetheory Circle C announced its Transformation Challenge, Druebert…
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Beloved coach dies after battle with cancer

Remembering Coach Andrew Jackson Andrew Jackson kept battling until the end. Despite cancer treatments and pain, Jackson kept coaching his LBJ Jaguars this season and even led them to the playoffs. But in early December,…
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“The Way Youth Sports Should Be”

For more than a decade, i9 Sports promotes sports with values A recent study published in USA Today, revealed that 70 percent of kids stop playing sports after age 13. Why? Most kids surveyed say,…
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Game of Giving

Visit to battered Port Arthur brings life lessons For weeks, Austin residents saw the effects of Hurricane Harvey along the Texas gulf coast on television. Children asked questions. Parents tried to find answers. For families…
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Summer Camp Guide 2017

There’s still time to get your child signed up for one of the great camps in the Austin area. We’ve compiled a comprehensive list here along with dates and links to make the process a…
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Capital City Summer League: Summer swim program going strong for 12 years

For the last 11 years, most Saturdays in the summer have meant one thing in the Chalmers household —swim meets. For more than a decade, Kayla and Cory Chalmers have watched their children swim for…
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First Tee Ace students sign letters of intent to play in college

At the First Tee of Greater Austin, the mission is to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values, and promote healthy choices through the game of…
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Champions Comes to Southwest Austin

Owner of Champions Westlake Gymnastics & Cheer, Gretchen Huddleston, has brought the “Champions experience” back home to her Southwest Austin roots with the January opening of Champions Ranch Road 1826. For more than 20 years, Huddleston…
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Wade Pittsford Memorial Golf Tournament: Dawgs remember beloved coach, award scholarships

Photos by JR Flores @hdfloresphotography  Proudly supported by Phelps Properties  When golfers tee off at Grey Rock Golf Club on April 30th, they’ll do so in honor of a Bowie coach that is fondly remembered by…
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