Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Grave concerns with Monster Jam truck driver Krysten Anderson

Here’s the dirt on Krysten Anderson: she’s a 22-year-old North Carolina resident who drives Grave Digger, the iconic Monster Jam truck. Monster Anderson and her...

A Pittsburgh Boxer Fights to the End to Inspire

Since making his professional debut on August 18th, 2018, Michael "The Pittsburgh Bull" Manna, 36, of the Northside has donated his earnings from his...

Pittsburgh Boxer Sherrell Looks Ahead to Future

Gerald “G-5” Sherrell’s journey in boxing began at the age of 10, sparring against a kid seven years older than he was because they...

Ukrainian Professional Boxers Fighting For Their Dreams in Pittsburgh

When Lyubomyr “The Demolition Man” Pinchuk, 22, turned 18, he sent messages to boxing trainers all over America asking if they wanted to train...

Muay Thai gym opens in Squirrel Hill, bringing Thai culture and camaraderie 

By Kristy Locklin When Michael Seamans wears a T-shirt advertising his new Muay Thai gym, people run up to him to show off their sick...

At Bar-jutsu Academy, students learn self-defense tips, beer pong skills. By Kristy Locklin

By Kristy Locklin James Porco calls himself the David Hasselhoff of Martial Arts. His 2013 book, “Bar-jutsu: The American Art of Bar Fighting”, topped the...

Pittsburgh Boxer Knocks Out Cancer in First Professional Fight

Last year, during an August 15th run through North Park, Michael "The Bull" Manna, then 34 years old, was at a crossroads at his...

Larry Gioia shares his love of the water with adaptive paddlers.

Fifteen years ago, he went on a paddling excursion down the Youghiogheny River. Upon his return to shore, he bought his own watercraft, became...

5 Facts about the 5Point Film Festival

For those who prefer being outdoors, we have the film festival for you (but warning: It will require you to be indoors). The 5...

The Pittsburgh Harlequins Rugby Club

For most folks locally, American football is the pinnacle of physical sports. But remove the helmets and the shoulder pads and could those same...

Soup is good food, and my rainy day, cold weather obsession

When it gets cold, I think soup! It becomes a bit of an obsession. When roving around the city and suburbs I start to...

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