News from the Field

Felicity Aston Arrives at South Pole

British adventurer Felicity Aston on Tuesday reached at the South Pole, 30 days after setting out from the Antarctic coast on skis. Aston plans to rest briefly at the South Pole Research station,... Read More

Gerard Butler Survives Maverick's Fall

After getting hit and held down by a series of 10- to 12-foot waves at Maverick's, actor and novice surfer Gerard Butler was taken by ambulance to the Stanford Medical Center. The 300 star took to... Read More

Wallisch Takes Dew Tour Slopestyle

Kevin Wallisch won the opening slopestyle skiing event on the 2011-2012 Dew Tour in Breckenridge, Colorado on Sunday, returning to competition for the first time after breaking his shoulder early... Read More

Tahoe Approves Resort Development

The Tahoe Regional Planning Agency last week unanimously approved a controversial plan to expand the Homewood Mountain Resort on Lake Tahoe's western shore. JMA Ventures, which owns the 1,235 acre... Read More

Team Katusha Fires Kolobnev

Team Katusha will not re-sign top Russian cyclist Alexandre Kolobnev for the 2012 season, a team spokesman confirmed on Monday, because of unresolved eligibility questions following his positive... Read More