New Bike Day (father-son adventures’ edition)

It is three decades ago since I purchased my first MTB. At that time I thought it was the best looking thing I had ever seen. It was the end of the Eighties so the Giant Track came in all black with turquoise accents. When first shown to my granddad he called it in DutchContinue reading “New Bike Day (father-son adventures’ edition)”

Young champions celebrated at Eagles game

  There were four football teams on the field at Lincoln Financial Field on Saturday when the Philadelphia Eagles and the Washington Redskins fought for the NFC East title. Two local teams witnessed that game up close from field bleachers. During game breaks, the high school state champion Imhotep Panthers and Pop Warner national champion NorthwestContinue reading “Young champions celebrated at Eagles game”

Imhotep becomes first city school to nab state football title

In the frigid air a hundred miles from home, senior Mike Waters knelt along the sideline and buried his face in his white gloved-hands. Behind the star running back, a pack of bundled and blanketed fans went wild. Before him, teammates from Imhotep Institute Charter High School danced and shouted across the field the way teenageContinue reading “Imhotep becomes first city school to nab state football title”

Imhotep Panthers win city title after beating state champs (via NewsWorks)

    Check full story and gallery on WHYY’s NewsWorks.org and see the post on Facebook: BasSlabbersPhotography for much more Photos of the PIAA D12 Class AAA Quarter Final Imhotep Panthers vs. Archbishop Wood Vikings (20-14). West Oak Lane’s Imhotep Institute Charter School Panthers took the city title on Saturday after winning against the Archbishop Wood Vikings. By beatingContinue reading “Imhotep Panthers win city title after beating state champs (via NewsWorks)”

2013 Single Speed Cyclocross World Champion ship in Philly [PHOTOS]

The 2013 single speed cyclocross world cup championship (SSCCWC13) is held at the Belmont Plateau in West Philadelphia. See the gallery with photos of some of the snowy scenes along the course.

Junkyard Cyclocross [PHOTOS + VIDEO]

Bilenky Cycle Works, NE Philadelphia PA, USA – December 18 2011; Annual Bilenky Junkyard cyclocross based on Belgium & South Dutch traditional folkfest that happens in the winter months along the Dutch and Belgium countryside. It is what happens at the sidelines of “veldrij” or cyclocross races that counts. [PHOTO ESSAY]