Jeff Banowetz

Park City, Chicago, New York City, Knoxville, Salt Lake City, Santa Barbara, Chattanooga, Athens, Nashville, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Heber Valley, Farmington, International , Logan

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  1. Taking the Plunge for Special Olympics

    Chicago

    The Chicago Polar Plunge, made popular by The Tonight Show's Jimmy Fallon last year, dares people to take on a frigid Lake Michigan on March 1, 2015.

  2. Love on the Run: Chicago's Best Valentine's Day Themed Runs

    Chicago

    Lot’s of holidays have become staples on the running calendar in recent years. Here are the best Valentine's Day themed runs happening in Chicago this year.

  3. 5 Winter Sports You Wouldn't Expect to Find in the Midwest

    Chicago

    The Midwest is well known for its intense winters, but perhaps less well known for these intense winter sports.

  4. 5 of Chicago's Best Beginner Snowshoe Spots

    Chicago

    Snowshoeing is a wonderful way to get outdoors during the winter, and Chicago is loaded with places where beginners can learn to snowshoe.

  5. Take the Stairs in the Windy City

    Chicago

    Exercising in Chicago during the winter months is miserable. Enter urban stair climbing, the new way to stay fit even when the weather outside is beyond frightful.

  6. Best Spots for Newbie Cross-Country Skiers in Illinois

    Chicago

    For an area that features snowy winters, there are surprisingly few newbie cross-country skiers in Illinois. But here are two places where you can go to learn.

  7. The 8 Best Hikes in Santa Barbara

    Santa Barbara

    When it comes to combining the mountains and the sea, it’s tough to think of a better place in the country for hiking than Santa Barbara, California. See for yourself with these eight hikes that range from challenging climbs to easy walks.

  8. Four Races to Ring in the New Year in Chicago

    Chicago

    It may be January in Chicago, but that doesn't mean you can't start 2015 off right with these four races to ring in the New Year in Chicago.

  9. Five Places to Get Your Climbing Fix in Chicago

    Chicago

    Illinois is the second flattest state in the country, but that doesn't mean you can't get your climbing fix within city limits.

  10. Trotting on Thanksgiving in Chicago

    Chicago

    Some of the best Chicago-area turkey trots to get your Thanksgiving off to a good start.

  11. Four Chicago Mountain Bike Destinations to Fall in Love With

    Chicago

    These four mountain bike trail systems in the Chicago area offer great fall off-road riding close to home.

  12. Q&A with Ultra Runner Scott Kummer

    Chicago

    We sat down with Chicago area runner Scott Kummer to answer a few questions about his running journey from drug addict to 100-miler.

  13. Q&A with Ultra Runner Amanda Tichacek

    Chicago

    We sat down with Chicago runner Amanda Tichacek to talk about what keeps her moving and some of her favorite aspects about the sport she's devoted her life to.

  14. Scott Kummer: An Unlikely Ultrarunner

    Chicago

    Scott Kummer has racked up an impression ultrarunning resume, all while training in the Chicago area.

  15. Amanda Tichacek: Running in the Heartland

    Chicago

    Amanda Tichacek is a runner who has found roots in Chicago -- not to mention an incredible network of trails perfect for ultra-running.

  16. Epic John Muir Trail Run Movie Opens Sept. 25 in Chicago

    Chicago

    Hal Koerner & MIke Wolfe embark on an epic trail run while trying to set a new speed record on the John Muir Trail in California.

  17. Chicago’s Fall Bucket List: 7 Things You Should Do This Autumn

    Chicago

    Whether running through the world's largest corn maze or celebrating Oktoberfest at the most visited park in Illinois, here are the can't-miss fall adventures in Chicago.

  18. Planet Access

    Chicago

    Planet Access combines retailing high end apparel with a social service mission

  19. 5 Places To Go Whitewater Rafting in the Midwest

    Chicago

    Whitewater rafting in the Chicago area isn't as far away as you think. Check out these outfitters for a day or weekend trip you won't forget.

  20. 10 Chicago Half Marathons to Look Forward To This Year

    Chicago

    Half marathons are the fastest growing race distance in the U.S. Here are 10 great Chicago half marathons worth checking out this year.

  21. 5 Chicago Trail Races You Need to Know About

    Chicago

    Chicago is loaded with road-running options, but check out these 5 trail races to discover why so people are taking their running off-road.

  22. 7 Top Spots to Swim Outside around Chicago

    Chicago

    Whether you're training for a triathlon or simply looking for a good place to swim, these 7 spots offer more than just splashing around.

  23. The 5 Best Places to Cross-Country Ski in Chicago

    Chicago

    While you can cross-country ski just about anywhere, discover why these destinations with groomed trails around Chicago are worth the trip.

  24. Robert Moses State Park Paddling

    New York City

    This state park offers 5 miles of beach to enjoy every activity you could want in the Atlantic Ocean.

  25. Hither Hill State Park

    New York City

    This state park on the eastern tip of Long Island offers excellent hiking trails that take advantage of both the beach views and wooded diversity.