Real Women of BAMFness: Jamie Whitmore

My good friend and Slowtwitch editor-at-large Timothy Carlson wrote a four-part series on XTerra legend Jamie Whitmore, who was diagnosed cancer in late 2007. Timothy's remarkable chronicling of Jamie's journey is a gut-wrenching but also heart-warming and inspirational story of tenacity and survival. From the initial struggle to simply find an answer to her difficult … Continue reading Real Women of BAMFness: Jamie Whitmore

Real People of BAMFness: Race Across The Window

At noon on Thursday, June 3, a team of eight riders will begin a simulated 3,000 mile ride on Computrainers in the store window of JackRabbit Sports' Union Square location. They'll ride 24/7 for a week or so, until they complete the task. This display of utter BAMFness will benefit the Challenged Athletes Foundation. Check … Continue reading Real People of BAMFness: Race Across The Window

Real Men of BAMFness: Brendan Witt

They build 'em tough in Saskatchewan. From TSN.ca: New York Islanders defenceman Brendan Witt was hit by a car in Philadelphia on Tuesday, according to Newsday. But Witt reportedly picked himself up off the road and, after a few profanities, assured everyone he was all right before continuing on his way, prompting one witness to … Continue reading Real Men of BAMFness: Brendan Witt