Bill Toney is 73, qualifying him as a super senior at the Alaska Golf Association's senior state amateur championship this week. The term "super" is meant to distinguish players over 65, but in Toney's case it might characterize his golf game better than his age.Jeremy Peters
The 27th Crow Pass Crossing backcountry marathon is Saturday morning, and there will be blood. And, provided my usual contributions repeat, also a steady supply of whining, self-loathing, self-pity, sniveling, second-guessing, misery and perhaps even a culminating crying jag executed from the fetal position.Doyle Woody
Good weather greeted the 56 participants of Wednesday's mountain bike orienteering race at Far North Bicentennial Park, but the previous day's heavy rain made trails and roots slippery and left numerous mud puddles whose splashes coated glasses, maps and backsides.
Former Mayor's Marathon winner Ben Sauvage and Laura Gearhiser, a visitor from Knoxville, Tenn., won the men's and women's division, respectively, in the Anchorage Running Club's Masters 10-kilometer (6.2-mile) footrace Wednesday on the Coastal Trail.