Category Archives: sports

Action-packed fun at Cooper River Bridge Run and Volvo Car Open Tennis Tournament

What an action-packed start to April for locals and tourists in the Charleston area! The 40th Cooper River Bridge Run was held Saturday, April 1 and the Volvo Car Tennis Tournament also began that weekend on Daniel Island. The race had … Continue reading

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Waves of fun during Adaptive Recreation Weekend

This past weekend definitely has been filled with fun activities during Adaptive Recreation Weekend. The highlight of it all was going surfing on Folly Beach! I could not have done it without the team of volunteers and my tandem rider, Luke Sharp, as … Continue reading

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Supporting the Gavalas Kolanko Foundation

We’re about 122 days –about four months — away from the 18th annual Charleston James Island Connector Run! The race will be Saturday, October 22 beginning at Canon Park in downtown Charleston, S.C. The race is the primary fundraiser for the … Continue reading

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Splish, splash with adaptive water sports

On one of the hottest weekends of the year, the first adaptive water sports expo of the summer was held Saturday at Lions Beach in Moncks Corner, S.C. This fun-filled day featured water skiers and kayakers with disabilities. Sherwood Toatley traveled from … Continue reading

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Boston Marathon wheelchair athletes race to the finish

It was one of the closest finishes for the wheelchair division of the Boston Marathon! Last year’s winner, Marcel Hug, barely won it out in front of Kurt Fearnley and Earnst Van Dyk in the 26.1-mile race. According to, … Continue reading

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