sports

courtesy of Tabitha Trevino

Saturday, June 10th will bring a diverse set of events to southwestern Colorado. The Dolores River Festival, the Ute Mountain Roundup Rodeo, and King of the Cage: Warlords 2 will all occur within a 50-mile radius.

Skitterphoto / Creative Commons

Kokopelli Bike and Board is the first in the area to add coffee to its existing menu of bikes, repairs and sporting gear. KSJD's Austin Cope talked with Kokopelli Co-Owner Scott Darling to find out why.

  Note: Kokopelli is a corporate supporter of KSJD.

Bringing A Velodrome To Southwest Colorado

Dec 21, 2016
Peter Huys / Creative Commons

A velodrome is an oval wooden structure using for high speed bicycle racing on steeply banks turns, and Michael Engleman of the Mission Sports Group would love to see one built in southwest Colorado. KSJD's Tom Yoder talked with Engleman about the sport of velodrome bike racing, and why he believes it would fit right in to the cycling community here.


Alberto Cardona / Creative Commons

Long-distance endurance racing can be a grueling physical ordeal and it is critical that racers prepare themselves properly. in this episode of the Big Fat Farm Show, host Kellie Pettyjohn talks with Dustin Partridge, owner of Zuma Natural Foods and long-distance endurance racer, about the nutrition required for endurance races, and why it is critical for good race performance and staying healthy.

Luke Mehall

Luke Mehall is a self-professed dirtbag climber and author, whose latest book "American Climber" tells his story of how climbing saved him from his depression and struggle with addiction. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Luke about how he got started climbing, and why writing about his experiences has been an important part of his path to happiness.

Pages