Category: Sports

  • Three Paddles in the Bay

    For those in search of serenity on the water, there is no shortage of destinations around the Door peninsula. But when our editors wanted a glimpse of an excursion down the busy Sturgeon Bay shipping canal and bay, I was happy to accept the assignment.  My only real prior kayaking experience was going up and […]

  • Run the Door Race-Circuit Standings

    Presented by the Door County Silent Sports Alliance, the Run the Door race circuit is a year-round opportunity for runners to collect points by participating in runs held in Door County.  The Alliance keeps track of points. The top 25 overall runners, top three youth runners (ages 12 and younger) and the top five out-of-county […]

  • Attend Tai Chi and Qigong Sessions and Demonstration

    Tai chi Master Chan Ming Shu will lead an international tai chi symposium – teaching tai chi and qigong during four two-hour sessions – Aug. 26-29 at Egg Harbor’s Kress Pavilion. Laughing Tiger Tai Chi and Junction Center Yoga are cosponsoring the symposium. Chan has been practicing tai chi for nearly 40 years, has represented Taiwan […]

  • More Than 2,000 Will Compete in 15th Door County Triathlon

    More than 2,000 finely tuned athletes will hit the shore of Frank Murphy County Park in Egg Harbor this weekend for the 15th Door County Triathlon.  The event will kick off Saturday with the sold-out Sprint Triathlon at 8 am. Participants will take on a .25-mile swim, 18-mile bike ride and 3.1-mile run. A thousand […]

  • PHOTOS: Baseball In the Shadow of the Shipyard

    Worlds collide when players take the field in the Sturgeon Bay Boys Little League Baseball program. The fields at Sunset Park feature an industrial outfield backdrop, including Big Blue, the towering gantry crane at Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding. Photos by Len Villano.

  • Free Swim and Bike Training June 29

    Green Bay Multisport and the organizers of the Door County Triathlon are putting on a free training day at Murphy Park on Saturday, June 29th. This is an excellent opportunity to work on your open water swimming and gain some familiarity with the bike course!  DATE: Saturday, June 29th LOCATION: Frank E. Murphy County Park, 7119 Bay Shore […]

  • Swim Safety Is Top Priority

    by Sean Ryan, Race Director, Door County Triathlon Recent fatalities during the swim portion of other Midwest triathlons have attracted media interest and inquiries from participants. In response, the organizers of the Door County Triathlon (DCT) are providing the following information to keep the participants safe and to maximize their safety during the swim portion […]

  • Door County League Baseball Results and Standings: June 14-16

    June 14 Results West Jacksonport 15, Institute 8 June 16 Results Kolberg 4, Egg Harbor 9 Washington Island 6, Sister Bay 5 Baileys Harbor 0, Maplewood 6 Standings Egg Harbor 5-1 Sister Bay 5-1 Washington Island 3-2 West Jacksonport 3-2 Institute 2-3 Kolberg 2-3 Maplewood 1-4 Baileys Harbor 0-5 Schedule June 21, 7:30 pm Institute […]

  • Northern Door Volleyball League Results and Standings: June 12

    ResultsJune 12Husby’s 1, Boathouse 2PC Junction 3, Roots Inn 0Nicolet Beach vs. Camp David – postponedDoor County Brewing 2, Camp David 1Blue Horse vs. Maxwell’s House – postponedHusby’s 3, Roots Inn 0 Standings as of June 12PC Junction 12-0Boathouse 11-1Husby’s 10-2Roots Inn & Kitchen 6-9Blue Horse 3-6Door County Brewing 3-9Nicolet Beach 2-7Camp David 1-8Maxwell’s House […]

  • Crossroads Trail Run Returns June 22 for 10th Year

    The Crossroads Trail Run (visit for details and start times) – featuring a 10K, 5K and 2K walk/fun run – will return June 22 for its 10th year. In keeping with the reason it was developed – to raise awareness of sustainability – Friends of Crossroads will present each finisher with a native white cedar or larch […]

  • Volunteer to Improve Riverview ATV Park

    The Kewaunee County Promotion and Recreation Department (KCPRD) is teaming up with Bay Lake ATV Club to improve the condition of Riverview ATV Park and the rider experience. The park, at E3725 Cty Hwy L in Kewaunee, recently opened for the season. Its 20 miles of trail stretch across open fields and wind into the […]

  • Welcome, New Door County Kayak Tours Staff

    Door County Kayak Tours welcomes summer staff members Collin Richter, Megan Growt and Sarah Labitzke. Richter specializes in nature and landscape photography, and he loves getting people passionate about the outdoors. This year he’ll lead groups on photo safaris and kayak tours all across Door County. Growt, a UW-Madison senior, is the summer communications coordinator […]

  • Golf Results: May 31, 2019

    IDLEWILD Senior Men’s Thursday 8:15 am League May 23, 2019 • Hole #2 longest putt: Harold Forbes • Hole #4 longest drive: Bill Hoey • Hole #6 closest second shot: Bill Hoey • Hole #8 closest third shot: Pete Hegrenes • Low gross first: Kent Wickman 45, second: Steve Asher 47, third: Mike Eliason 48 Email [email protected] or text 920.493.8000 […]

  • Volunteers Needed for Crossroads Trail Run/Walk

    Organizers of the Crossroads Trail Run/Walk, held on June 22, are seeking volunteers to assist with refreshments, hand water to participants, direct them to the right route, cheer them on at the finish line and hand out native plants to the finishers. The race starts at 8 am and will conclude by 10:30 am. All […]

  • Aldrich to Offer QiGong Classes

    Local artist, massage therapist and wellness instructor Jen Aldrich is offering an eight-week series of QiGong classes starting June 3 on Mondays at 5 pm, Tuesdays at 8 am and Wednesdays at 10 am at Dancin’ on the Door in Egg Harbor. Drop-ins are welcome. “Many people have never heard of QiGong, the Chinese martial […]

  • Maifest Parade

    2019 Jacksonport Maifest Schedule of Events

    The 47th annual celebration of Jacksonport Maifest is taking place on May 25-26. Since 1973,  the Jacksonport Advancement Corporation, a non-profit organization committed to community benefit and enrichment, has hosted Door County’s unofficial summer kick-off festival at Lakeside Park, located at the intersection of County V and Highway 57. Event highlights include the grand parade […]

  • Framed: Man on the Street

    Andrew Kleidon-Linstrom, Door County’s own “Man on the Street,” glides through the finish line at the Door County Half Marathon on May 4 with grace and style. Photo by Len Villano.

  • Fischer, Starr lift Clippers to soccer win

    Anna Fischer scored a pair of goals and Madison Starr added a goal to lift Sturgeon Bay to a 3-1 win over Sevastopol/Gibraltar in a Packerland Conference girls soccer match Thursday. After a scoreless first half Fischer scored in the 65th minute on an assist from Miranda Olson. Fischer scored again in the 70th minute […]

  • Third Annual Barney Fun Run and Walk

    Steve Willems — also known as Barney or the Running Man — is a living legend in Door County, and the third annual Barney Fun Run & Walk on April 27 will honor him and his daily route of 3.89 miles. You may also do a 1.84-mile walk. Willems, a bright and enthusiastic graduate of Gibraltar […]

  • Alexander’s Is Hilander Cup Champ

    After one week of play, it appeared the Northern Door Broomball League was on its last legs. The Teresa K. Hilander Ice Rink manager had abruptly quit, and all games and activities at the rink were canceled. But a new manager and staff turned operations around in short order, and their efforts culminated in a […]