20601A-WFNZ-the-fan-Final2 35h_CBSSportsRad_1660AM

Troy Tucker

Courtesy of facebook.com/godirtygirl

Best Competitions To Get Dirty In Charlotte

If you would rather jump, climb, crawl and scramble over some of the toughest, muddiest ground around all while competing with other dirty minded athletes then read on as I list five of the dirtiest competitions in and around the Charlotte area. These are obstacle courses that are designed to wear you out and make you proud. There’s only one requisite…ya gotta get dirty!

04/13/2013

(photo credit: ramada.com)

Best Budget Hotels In Charlotte

Charlotte is the largest city in the state of North Carolina and though it is not the Capitol, it is famously known as the “Queen City”, a nickname bestowed upon it in honor of Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744-1818), the Queen consort of the United Kingdom and wife to King George lll. The city was settled in 1755 and incorporated as early as 1768. It’s residents refer to themselves as Charlotteans and take great pride in their city with it’s abundance of activities, it’s diverse culture and vibrancy and it’s sub-tropical climate. Charlotte has a large variety of travel accommodations for the budget traveler. Here are some of the best that offer great locations and amenities at a great price.

03/16/2013

(credit: Thinkstock)

Valentine’s Day Getaway Destinations Near Charlotte

If you are looking for ideas to celebrate the occasion of love, check out these ideas for Valentines Day activities in and around the Queen City.

02/02/2013

(credit: Thinkstock)

Best Running Clubs In Charlotte

Whether you are a part-time runner or a hard core marathon machine, the Charlotte area has a running club for you.

01/19/2013