According to the National Association for Sport and Physical Education only one in three children are physically active every day with a staggering 12.5 million children classified as obese by the CDC. A major contributor to this apparent malaise is the daily dose of TV, computer and console-based entertainment beloved by children. Keeping kids entertained can be difficult at the best of times but there’s clearly no doubt that a child’s daily average of some seven and a half hours in front of a screen, in one form or another, should give parents pause for thought.
Bicyclist Peter Sagan of Slovakia won the Tour of California by three seconds on Sunday with a third-place finish.
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Panting hard with his jersey unzipped and wide open in the heat, Polish rider Rafal Majka sped to a solo breakaway victory on Stage 14 as the Tour de France wrapped up its foray in the Alps on Saturday.
Bradley Wiggins of Britain won the Tour of California on Sunday after holding the lead for the final week.
Cyclists in the Tour of California will race 91 miles from Santa Clarita to Pasadena Saturday, with 2012 Tour de France champion Sir Bradley Wiggins of Britain holding a 30-second lead over Australian Rohan Dennis.
The new president of cycling’s world body says Lance Armstrong’s lifetime ban for doping cold be reduced if he provides information which assists other doping investigations.
A male victim was hit in the 22000 block of Mulholland Highway at approximately 1:05 p.m. and was pronounced dead at the scene, investigators say.
Wes Hijh told CBS2/KCAL9’s Amy Johnson he was driving his bike in West Hollywood Tuesday morning when he was approached by a L.A. County Sheriff’s Deputy.
Peter Sagan of Slovakia sprinted to the Stage 3 win and Colombian Janier Acevedo maintained the race lead Tuesday as strong winds replaced the heat at the Tour of California.
Javier Acevedo of Colombia bolted to the front with about 700 yards left in final steep climb, winning Monday’s second stage in scorching heat to take the overall lead at the Tour of California.
Lieuwe Westra of the Netherlands easily outsprinted Spanaird Francisco Mancebo to claim the sweltering and hilly stage 1 and assumed the overall race Sunday lead at the Amgen Tour of California.
A 63-year-old man has died after crashing into a moving vehicle Thursday while bicycling in La Puente.
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