I love to ride my bike. It’s a lot of fun and it’s generally pretty good for you (unless you get hit by a car). And I like to spread the love on Bham Now, too! You probably already know about Redemptive Cycles and the great work they do, but a newcomer to the Birmingham cycling scene is starting to make waves. Meet Birmingham Recyclery. Continue reading “Let’s go on a trip: the story of the Birmingham Recyclery”
The prestigious Barber Motorsports Park will soon host a caravan of 250 Pontiac Trans Ams in an event they call the “2017Bandit Run”.
Come on out, June 20th, to experience one of the many legs of the trip, from Texarkana to Atlanta, celebrating 40 years since the iconic Smoky and The Bandit movie.
Are you ready for some Birmingham Bulls hockey?!
This weekend, the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC) published a passionate op-ed by Associated Press Sports Columnist Paul Newberry calling on baseball fans across the nation to save history – save Birmingham’s beloved Rickwood Field.
HAMMER DOWN!! This will be a special weekend for fans of the “beautiful game.”
Have you heard of the show Amazing Race? Well, Birmingham has its very own taking place on Saturday, June 3rd!
Here’s an event for cyclists to join in together. On Wednesday, the Birmingham Ride of Silence will start behind The Cahaba Cycles in Homewood at 7:00 P.M. Continue reading “Cahaba Cycles hosts the Ride of Silence for Cyclists in Birmingham”
Rackets, check! Tennis balls, check! Family, check! You’re set for Family Tennis night hosted by United States Tennis Association (USTA) Alabama. Find out more. Continue reading “You don’t want to miss family tennis night”
I’ve posted before supporting Birmingham cycling, so when I got the opportunity to work on the upcoming Bike to Work Day, I jumped, exams or no exams! Continue reading “Birmingham’s Bike to Work Day is May 19th: what you need to know”
Bham Now has covered Yoga spots throughout Birmingham before, but we wanted to keep you updated with a guide to new trends, places, prices and fun additions. Yoga is a great way to achieve better fitness. It energizes your mind and body and strengthens your muscles as well. Pilates can do the same as well. Continue reading “Your Guide to Yoga and Pilates around Birmingham”
All week there are fun and exciting activities happening around the Birmingham area. Find what fits you this week and get active. Continue reading “Get Fit this week with these fun activities in Birmingham”
Runners in Birmingham are no strangers to the various hills that are scattered around the city. It’s not always fun going uphill, but it makes for a great running workout. Continue reading “Six of the Best Hills to Run in Birmingham”
Get ready for another ride cycling through the surrounding Birmingham area. This weekend, grab your bike and gear up to cover up to 100 miles of beautiful scenery through Alabama.
Whether you have plans for this Saturday, or not, the greater-Birmingham area has a lot going on this weekend. Put on your best fitness gear and enjoy the sunny weekend with these events here in the ‘Ham. Continue reading “Sport and Fitness events happening this weekend in Birmingham”