Sports and Recreation

Bubble soccer business balloons

Quickly growing interest in the goofy sport has given a boost to the startup that introduced the game to Denver last year. And its founder is rolling out more retail and a plan to capitalize on next month’s Major League Soccer All-Star Game.

Bike business drives City Park bar expansion

Taking its owners by surprise, the bike shop side of a City Park cafe and taproom is pushing the business to spread out into a neighboring building.

Swim school dives into new markets

A high-tech swimming school and training facility based out of Highlands Ranch is launching two new locations in the next few months.

Country club caps off $4M upgrades

Hoping to draw in fresh membership, a Morrison country club has wrapped up extensive renovations to its clubhouse.

Rain dampens golf course revenue

Courses in Lakewood and Denver have seen a drop in rounds this month, but the rain clouds have come with a silver lining.

Triple-decker driving range tees up in Centennial

Now you’ll finally know exactly how far you hit the golf ball. A Texas driving range operator plans to open a range this summer with balls embedded with computer chips that tell you if you’re a John Daly or a Jim Furyk.

New LoHi gym gaining momentum

A new fitness concept has set up shop in the Highlands, and its owner says she’s already looking for her next location.

Vail to buy Australia’s biggest ski resort

The ski resort giant is making a $136 million buy into the Australian market with the purchase of Perisher – the country’s most popular ski destination.