4 Reasons to Register for Pat’s Run in Tempe
One of my favorite annual events is just around the corner: Pat’s Run on April 26 in Tempe. If you’ve participated in this race once, I’m sure that you’re already registered. It is hard to believe that this will be the 10th year for this event. Pat’s Run is the perfect way to finish the […]
5K Walks in Tempe This Fall
Time to grab your walking shoes! Get fit for the approaching holidays while supporting an amazing organizations in the process by participating in a 5K walk! There are several fun 5K walks taking place in Tempe this fall. Check out this great list of 5K walks in Tempe taking place through November. Running Scared – […]
An insider’s guide to the Arizona Cactus League’s ballparks and culinary scene
Buy me some craft beer and Sonoran Hot Dogs, I don’t care if I never get back By Charlie Vascellaro PLEASE NOTE – As of March 12, 2020, the remainder of the Cactus League Spring Training season has been cancelled. For questions, please visit https://cactusleague.com/. While major league baseball’s spring training season coincides and overlaps with the spring break season, there’s always a feeling of playing hooky associated with whiling away […]
ASU Family Weekend
Each year, parents and supportive family members descend upon Tempe to experience a little piece of campus life with their ASU student. Check out all there is to see and do during ASU Family Weekend, November 4-6.
Best Sports Bars in Tempe
Can’t attend the game in person? No problem! Tempe boasts an awesome selection of sports bars to watch your favorite team play live. Our list offers traditional sports bars, spots known for their margaritas, breweries and restaurants with patios that just can’t be beat.
Family Weekend at the ASU Tempe Campus
As a senior at Arizona State University, my favorite time of year is when I get adjusted to my new fall schedule, college football has officially started, and I am finally getting settled into my new place and feeling a sense of freedom. Now that we’re past the first month of the school year, there […]
Phoenix Rising FC Rises in the Desert
Much like the team name itself, the Phoenix Rising Soccer Complex, rose from the desert landscape quickly and majestically in a span of just 53 days. With it, rose the hopes and aspirations of many of the valley’s long suffering soccer fans desperate for a professional club for which to support. Club Governor and owner […]
Small Talk with Sesty: Jerry Hall, Tempe Diablo Stadium Manager
If you’ve been to a spring training game in Tempe, you’ve been to Tempe Diablo Stadium, the spring training home of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim since 1991. I’ve been to this ballpark quite a bit, both for work and to catch a game or two. But I wanted to know a little more […]
Sparky: unmasked and uncut, the interview with Tempe’s favorite mascot
Whenever any of us thinks of Arizona State, one of the first images that jumps into our heads is that of Sparky. He’s our lovable mascot. The pre-game football intros featuring him are some of the best in all of sports. But Sparky is more than just a college mascot. He’s a symbol of Tempe. […]
State-Of-The-Art Facilities Make Tempe a Sports Destination
State-of-the-art facilities make Tempe, Arizona a sports destination for pros and weekend warriors alike. After becoming the most decorated Olympian of all time with his 28 total (23 Gold) medals, Michael Phelps did what a lot of people choose to do upon retirement, move to Arizona. While Arizona’s climate, standard of living, and world-renowned golf courses […]
Tempe 5Ks to Put a Spring in Your Step
Time to put your New Year’s resolution to get fit into action! There are lots of 5K and 10k walks and runs taking place in Tempe this spring that will help you get fit while also supporting some great organizations.
The Journey before Ironman: Brent Scholar
For the special and accomplished few who cross the finish line at an Ironman race, there are no sweeter words than those from Ironman announcer Mike Riley: “You are an Ironman!” Brent Scholar hopes to hear those words for the first time on November 19, 2017 at IRONMAN Arizona in Tempe. Brent will be competing […]
Things To Do During Spring Training Season
Enjoy sunny skies and all the spring vibes at this year’s Cactus League Spring Training games, March 17 through April 1, 2022. Catch a fly ball, a tan and hopefully a few attractions while you’re in Tempe for Spring Training.
TRI Tempe, Arizona
It’s no secret that athletes love competing in Tempe, especially triathlon athletes. Tempe is becoming the top destination for hosting high caliber triathlons in the country. For the athletes, Tempe offers the ideal tri setting. With miles of spectator-friendly running/biking paths, the accessibility of Tempe Town Lake and of course the most impeccable weather to […]
Why I like spring training in Tempe
My favorite time of year is definitely spring. Spring means perfect weather in Arizona and lots of chances to get outside and have a great time. Spring also marks the return of Cactus League Spring Training. I’m excited about Cactus League coming to town again in 2020, but it’s not because I’m a big baseball […]