Everyone wants a workout that allows ease of scheduling, and tennis provides exactly that for a solid portion of Charlotte’s athletes. Local organizations offer match making for tennis players, recreational leagues such as the Charlotte Tennis Association provide a great outlet for players of all ages, and clay and hard courts throughout the city keep everyone active. It’s easy to find the courts that are free, well lit or open late, but start with the city’s best for the little extras every player loves.
Going on a road trip this summer? Entertain yourself and the kids with these fun car games along the way.
Planning a road trip this summer? Here are some helpful tips to get your family there happy and in one piece.
Charlotte boasts dozens of MMA and martial arts studios, so choose from the best of the best with studios that promise the best training in the sport. From Gracie-trained Brazilian jiu jitsu fighters to the martial arts lover who teaches kids to defend themselves against bullies, these trainers know mixed martial arts.
It is time once again for the PGA Tour to come to Charlotte for the Wells Fargo Championship. Originally the Wachovia Championship, the Wells Fargo Championship began in 2003 with a different winner every year. Seven out of nine of those winners, including 2007 winner Tiger Woods, have been American. Quail Hollow is one of the tougher courses on the PGA tour, with holes 16 to 18 known as The Green Mile. This year promises to be one of the best, and with this year’s competition, it’s anyone’s game.
North Carolina loves its basketball, and Charlotte is at the heart of it all. While there are plenty of league-level options, sometimes pick-up basketball is the better way to go. These five area venues boast the best pick-up games in the Charlotte area with all of the fun and none of the crowded drama offered elsewhere.
Nobel Prize winner and noted professor of geophysics Henry Pollack weighs in on ice and the environment.
Sometimes you just need to get away from it all without actually going AWOL. Our list of the best day spas in Georgetown Day Spa, Oasis Day Spa and Urbana Cityspa and Teabar.
Rock climbing is quickly becoming one of the most popular ways to spend time with family and friends. It is also a wonderful way to obtain great exercise and improve physical fitness. Within the surrounding […]
As this year’s holiday season takes shape, one integral part of it here in the Carolinas, is the “Holiday Lights at the Garden” at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden! Take part in all of the splendor and festivities during this year’s display!
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Antarctica is the most inhospitable place on Earth. Certain creatures survive there, though global warming can threaten their natural habitats.
Antarctica, the coldest place on Earth, is feeling the effects of global warming. See the view from the bottom of the Earth.
National Parks preserve some of America’s most interesting and unique environments. Take a trip to these national treasures.
Take an enchanting trip for Valentine’s Day. Tour the world’s most romantic cities, in photos.
President Obama, Former President Bush, and other political dignitaries were in New York City, Washington D.C., and Shanksville, PA, paying tribute to the victims and fallen heroes from the September 11th terrorist attacks. See pictures […]