Central Valley · Sports

Derek Carr Fresno State Bulldogs Bobblehead Unveiled

The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has unveiled a limited edition bobblehead featuring one of the NFL’s elite quarterbacks, Derek Carr, in his Fresno State Bulldog uniform. Before leading the Raiders to their first playoff berth since 2002 last season, Carr was a stand-out at Fresno State, where he was named Mountain West Offensive Player… Continue reading Derek Carr Fresno State Bulldogs Bobblehead Unveiled

Central Valley · Sports

Aaron Judge’s Fresno State bobblehead unveiled

All rise for the first bobblehead featuring Aaron Judge in his Fresno State Bulldogs uniform. The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has unveiled the much-anticipated bobblehead just in time for the holiday season. Judge played three years for the Bulldogs before being drafted by the New York Yankees in the 1stround of the 2013 MLB Draft. In… Continue reading Aaron Judge’s Fresno State bobblehead unveiled

Entertainment · Family · Sports

True story shows two friends – one in a wheelchair – hiking 500-mile El Camino Trail, in cinemas Nov. 2

“I’ll Push You: The Camino Journey of 500 Miles, Two Best Friends and One Wheelchair” comes to cinemas for one night this November to tell the story of two lifelong friends, Justin Skeesuck and Patrick Gray, embarking on an epic adventure to hike Spain’s El Camino de Santiago (the way of St. James). These two… Continue reading True story shows two friends – one in a wheelchair – hiking 500-mile El Camino Trail, in cinemas Nov. 2

Central Valley · Sports

Fresno’s River Park Golf Center set to close at end of year

Golfers in the Central Valley will have one fewer option at the end of the year. River Park Golf Center, a local favorite located on Avenue 9 in Madera near Valley Children’s Hospital, announced Sunday that the facility will close on Dec. 31, 2017 after 19 years in business. According to an email, “The land was recently… Continue reading Fresno’s River Park Golf Center set to close at end of year

Fashion · Sports

Canoos Launches Patented Canvas Golf Shoe

Canoos, the golf footwear innovator, has announced the launch of their patented Canvas Golf Shoe.   The Canvas Golf Shoe will feature flexible, water-resistant, double-stitched canvas upper reminiscent of traditional sneakers.  Durable rawhide laces and a 10-eyelet upper profile provide a secure fit both on and off the course and while also incorporating a breathable… Continue reading Canoos Launches Patented Canvas Golf Shoe

Health · Sports

Soccer is the #1 sport for causing concussions among female youth athletes

Unequal, the leading provider of customized sports protective gear, is bringing awareness to March’s Brain Injury Awareness Month by focusing on safer play – putting concussion risk reduction at the forefront. According to The National Academies Press report on Sports-Related Concussions in Youth, female soccer claims the highest concussion rate of any sport among female athletes.… Continue reading Soccer is the #1 sport for causing concussions among female youth athletes

Family · Sports

Thousands Signed Up for Bike Travel Weekend, June 2–4

Adventure Cycling Association invites people throughout the world to go on a one- or two-night bicycle trip to a campground, hotel, or B&B during the weekend of June 2–4, joining thousands already registered at no cost at BikeTravelWeekend.org. Participants can go alone, or with family or friends, or they can join an existing trip on… Continue reading Thousands Signed Up for Bike Travel Weekend, June 2–4