Sports and Recreation

Comedian mixes punches and punchlines

Stepping straight from the ring to the stage, a local comedian is launching a new series of boxing matches between Denver comics followed by stand-up routines.

Ski resort slides into Chapter 11

A recently reopened ski area west of Evergreen has filed for bankruptcy to stave off a creditor’s push toward foreclosure.

Parker golf club scores USGA championship

The golf association is bringing one of its biggest amateur tournaments back to the Colorado Golf Club, which will play host to the championship in 2019.

Amid upgrades, country club to open Littleton restaurant

Not wanting to lose its dining component during a $20 million overhaul, a country club is taking over a downtown Littleton bar space and will use it as a restaurant during the renovations.

Westminster country club tees off $5.5M upgrade

Following several other area golf clubs, a Westminster course has an overhaul of its clubhouse, pool and greens in the works in hopes of maxing out membership.

Hunting startup aiming higher

With years of target practice under its belt, the company behind a hunting shotgun sling is hoping to take its product to the next level.

Another bike shop bites the dust

A Congress Park bicycle shop is shutting its doors before the end of the month, the latest in a recent string of cycling store closures.

Motorcycle shop kicks off high-gear expansion

Leaving its 25,000-square-foot shop on South Broadway in the dust, a motorcycle gear store is ready to make the jump into a much larger space its building near Dry Creek.

East Coast longboard startup rolls into Denver

A North Carolina couple has relocated their custom longboard business to Denver to be closer to clients and has a fundraising campaign in the works to move the startup out of their apartment.