Hoover Youth Lacrosse presents TryLax. A 90 minute, introductory US-Lacrosse-sponsored experience for kids who have never played before, but are thinking they might want to. Clinic will be conducted by US Lacrosse trained coaches from the community, in an effort to connect Hoover kids with our youth lacrosse program. For girls and boys ages 6-14. Participants get a FREE lacrosse stick and ball (to keep) and also get a 1-year US Lacrosse Membership. Cost is $35. Register at gbyla.org. Limited to the first 100 registrants.
This weekend is a busy one for sporting events in the south. You’ve got A-Day Games happening in Tuscaloosa and Auburn; The Masters happening in Augusta, Georgia; Birmingham Legion heading to St. Louis; and the Birmingham Bulls entering the SPHL Playoffs in Pelham! Here’s your weekend guide to watching and celebrating #sports this weekend in Birmingham.Continue reading “Where to watch Alabama and Auburn A-Day games + more sports including the Masters and Birmingham Legion this weekend in Birmingham”
Springtime in the south: the crack of the bat, the roar of the crowd and the smell of hot dogs in the air. What could be more American than baseball and the SEC?
RaceQuest orients itself around one idea: “train and race with the pros.” I interviewed Co-Founder Kelli Eldridge to learn how this world-class training camp and race touring company based itself in Birmingham!
The city wants to play ball, ya’ll.
Birmingham will host the international event that showcases those sports not included in the Olympics. It’s a big deal!
THE HOUSE PARTY
UAB football is back after a two- year hiatus. The excitement in Birmingham can be felt all around town. It’s electric! Friday night UAB kicked off the return of football with a ‘UAB House Party’ with vendors and a concert by former UAB quarterback and country music star Sam Hunt, in Uptown Birmingham. Over 20,000 happy and excited UAB fans, supporters and employees attended the free House Party concert to kick off the return of football. Continue reading “The Electrifying Return of UAB Football”
Car races have history in Alabama, and there are even aerial races (though nowhere near the Magic City), but what about drones? FPV, or first-person view, drone races have become increasingly popular across America. Continue reading “Alabama interest in FPV racing soars to new heights”
By: Heather Skaggs
The brand new Finley Center at The Hoover Metropolitan Complex, managed by Sports Facilities Management (SFM), celebrated its grand opening Friday, June 16, 2017.
Resolute Running Training Center is your space for your total body fitness, especially TRX Suspension training. Continue reading “Try a TRX Suspension workout in Birmingham”
It’s this weekend, y’all! The 8th annual Honda IndyCar Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motor Park. From Friday, April 21 Sunday April 23, the need for speed will be real, but are you set with tickets?
Are you looking for a sport to keep you active while having fun? Revisit the days of recess with Go Kickball here in Birmingham and join a team now.
Verizon IndyCar Series driver Simon Pagenaud looks at the race track at Birmingham’s Barber Motorsports Park, with its numerous sweeping turns and occasional fast straightaways, and is reminded of the motorcycle course near his hometown in France.
Funding for Birmingham based University Fancards LLC is the second wave of successful fundraising since its beginning.
By providing collegiate licensed gift cards and re-loadable prepaid cards, the funding will allow the company to expand into more markets.
In terms of consumers who buy products to help them with movement, there are three main types, the Athlete, the Elderly, and the Handicap.
Forrest Satterfield’s company, Satterfield Technologies, wants to help those (above) looking for external limb attachments or prosthetic’s and find them cheaper and more efficiently.