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2015 Winston-Salem Open: #MegaTuesday!

By Matt Ankerson and Alan Wright “Tennis is mostly mental. Of course, you must have a lot of physical skill, but you can’t play tennis well and not be a good thinker. You win or lose the match before you even go out there.”- Venus Williams An assortment of luxurious […]

by · August 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Sports

Winston-Salem Open Enrolls Dolgopolov and Monaco

By Staff Tournament officials have recruited Alexandr Dolgopolov and Juan Monaco to compete in next month’s Winston-Salem Open. The tournament will be held August 22-29 at the Wake Forest Tennis Complex adjacent to BB&T Field. Dolgopolov will be making his fourth appearance in Winston-Salem after skipping last year’s tournament. In […]

by · July 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
Work Begins on National Cycling Center in Downtown Winston-Salem

Work Begins on National Cycling Center in Downtown Winston-Salem

By Staff On May 29th, work began on a National Cycling Center in Downtown Winston-Salem. Located at 505 North Liberty Street, renovation of the 42,000 sq. ft. building will cost $6 to 8 million and is anticipated to be completed in eleven to twelve months. “Significant interest and curiosity has […]

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Top Professional Riders to Watch in Winston-Salem for 3rd Annual Winston-Salem Cycling Classic

By Staff National champions, Grand Tour winners and the top men and women across the nation in professional cycling are confirmed to compete this weekend at the third annual Winston-Salem Cycling Classic in North Carolina. The professional criterium races will take place on Saturday, May 30, as part of the […]

by · May 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Sports
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Winston-Salem Cycling Classic Preview – Events & Road Closures

By Staff   The Winston-Salem Cycling Classic, a professional biking event in its third year, will return to downtown Winston-Salem and surrounding areas on Saturday and Sunday, May 30 and 31. Saturday’s race events will conclude with an evening concert at the Wake forest Innovation Quarter’s new Bailey Park featuring […]


Dash & Flow Chevrolet Team Up Again in 2015 to Renovate a Local Little League Field

By Staff   The Winston-Salem Dash are partnering with Flow Chevrolet for the second consecutive year in the 2015 Flow Chevrolet Diamond in the Rough Ballpark Renovation, during which one local baseball field will be selected to win a major league makeover. Area Little Leagues and softball leagues may submit […]

by · May 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
Member of Winston-Salem Pro Cycling Team Injured

Member of Winston-Salem Pro Cycling Team Injured

By Staff During the final stage of the Joe Martin Stage Race on Sunday, Team SmartStop’s Shane Kline was involved in a crash three quarters of the way into the 85-minute Criterium in Downtown Fayetteville where his wheel and another wheel touched causing Shane’s bike to give way underneath him. […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Team SmartStop – Marcotte Makes History in Greenville

By Staff “If you get into a break and you are not the fastest sprinter, shut it down” – this was the mentality going into the USA Professional Criterium National Championships in Greenville, South Carolina on Saturday afternoon. “We wanted to win from the break,” said Team SmartStop sporting director […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
Electric Camel Pod – Professional Cycling in Winston-Salem – SmartStop Cycling

Electric Camel Pod – Professional Cycling in Winston-Salem – SmartStop Cycling

Tim & Chad sit down with , Korina Huizar, Shane Kline, and Jamie Bennett with Winston-Salem’s professional cycling teams to discuss their 8 year history and growing legacy of success on the road.  The men’s team with Team SmartStop and the ladies with BMW-The Happy Tooth have been training hard and […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Columns, Community, Electric Camel Pod, Sports
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Dash Drop Opening Series in Walk-Off Fashion

By Staff Brenden Webb’s two-out, two-run homer propelled the Frederick Keys past Winston-Salem in Sunday’s series finale at NYMEO Field at Harry Grove Stadium. The Dash (1-3) enjoyed a 3-2 lead in the bottom of the eighth inning when Frederick (3-1) nine-hole hitter Anthony Caronia led off the frame with […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports