2008 girls cross country runner of the year: Rio Rico's Aeoleone Bristow. Photo by Thomas Boggan / East Valley Tribune
Tucson Republican Jim Brown filed candidate paperwork to run for Congress in District 1.
The El Tour de Tucson officials are considering an alternate route for at least a portion of the race due to mounting concerns about flooding near the Sabino Canyon area.
Marcel Kittel, right, outsprints Mark Cavendish, left, to the finish line to win Stage 12.
TOURS, France - At this Tour de France, it is Marcel Kittel and no longer Mark Cavendish who is looking like the fastest man on two wheels.
Steward Floyd Campbell, right, talks with longtime friend and jockey Terry Gard, left, in the paddock during the first day of Horse racing at Rillito Downs, in Tucson, Ariz., Jan. 17, 2004. Campbell was a top jockey before being injured in a race two years ago. Photo by James S. Wood Arizona…
The Tucson Marathon is known for its fast course and moderate winter temperatures.
Hands-down winner: Robbie Ventura of Wildwood, Ill., crosses the finish line of the 108-mile race in first place in 2002 for the second straight year of El Tour.
Erin Hopper, left, and husband Kasey Hopper train on their tandem bike on the Santa Cruz River Park Trail for Saturday's 111-mile El Tour de Tucson race. Retinitis pigmentosa has left Kasey legally blind, so the pair share a tandem bike.
Kasey Hopper pumps up a tire before he and wife Erin train on their tandem bike for the 111-mile El Tour de Tucson race. Saturday's race will mark their five-year anniversary.
Kasey and Erin Hopper's legs quivered the moment they were to marry. Their fingers wouldn't stop trembling. Nervous? Nah.
One change in this year's El Tour de Tucson bicycling race will be heard before it's seen.
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — A North Carolina judge has thrown out an inmate’s death sentence because prosecutors rejected potential jurors in his case who were black.
Chris Horner, who finished third in the 2003 El Tour de Tucson, says his teammates have given him the nickname "The Redneck." He says he doesn't have a problem with it: "I've got two trucks and a Mustang."
TALLADEGA, Ala. — NASCAR driver A.J. Allmendinger was required
to take a breath test before Friday's practice at Talladega
Superspeedway following his arrest on a drunken driving charge.