Bicycle racers take on a North Philly junkyard (for NewsWorks)

Each year a group cycling enthusiasts converge on a junkyard in North Philadelphia to race each other on dirt paths winding between junk cars at the annual Bilenky Cyclocross event. See the gallery with 99 scenes of this event. Continue Reading →

Racing is rough, but inspiring for one local team [PHOTO ESSAY]

In this combined photo essay the events of the week are captured as the Philly based Airgas Cycling team participates in the exciting 1-day bike race in the Northwest section of the city. Two days ahead of the race the professional riders teamed up with local high school athlete cyclist for a ride in Fairmount Park Continue Reading →

Robotics competition gets crowds on their feet for STEM education (via NewsWorks)

34 teams compete in the regional robotics competition at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy in Philadelphia, PA. The arena for the Arial Assist competition is a 25’x54′ foot field with three boots for the remote control crews on each site. The winners advance to the 2013-2014 FTC World Championship, April 23-26, 2014, at the Edward Jones Dome, St. Louis, Mo. Continue Reading →