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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Sports

Skip the facts


Gazette staff
You know that “Pbbtththhhhh” noise a balloon makes when it suddenly runs out of air?
Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Horses need not apply

Camels, ostriches and local TV celebs take over the Remington Park racetrack Sunday


Mia Cantu
Don’t be surprised if you see camels and ostriches speeding along the racetrack Sunday as Remington Park hosts its third annual Extreme Racing.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012

At the Helm

OKC Barons captain Bryan Helmer is a leader both on and off the ice.


Greg Horton
While the Oklahoma City Barons square off against the San Antonio Rampage in the second round of the Calder Cup playoffs, Barons team captain Bryan Helmer has proven to be a leader both on and off the ice.
Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Chain gang

Disc golf caters to all types.


Christina Nihira
The iconic sport of golf has dipped in popularity in recent years.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Junk ball


Gazette staff
Talk about adding insult to injury — literally.
Thursday, May 24, 2012

Wheels turning

High-stakes pro cycling will race through downtown Oklahoma City on Saturday.


Brendan Hoover
Oklahoma City Pro-Am Classic Criterium
11 a.m. Saturday
900 N. Broadway
Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Net gain

Team sports help disabled participants stay fit, have fun and build confidence.


Susannah Waite
Basketball coach Margaret Kierl loves coaching her athletes and seeing the fun they have out on the court. She had an opportunity to do so last week, when OU Medicine hosted its fourth annual wheelchair basketball tournament benefiting the Greater Oklahoma Disabled Sports Association, or GODSA.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Athletic Endeavor

Athletes with physical disabilities compete at UCO’s annual Endeavor Games.


Sarah Lobban
various locations in Edmond
Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Oh, say, can you hear?

'American Idol' finalist Jessica Sanchez will Thunder up the national anthem at tonight’s NBA Finals in OKC.


Gazette staff
Well, she's not exactly homegrown talent, but singing the national anthem at tonight's NBA Finals will be American Idol runner-up Jessica Sanchez.

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Dad’s dukes

Boxing is a family affair for Oklahoman Bo Gibbs.


Jerry Shottenkirk
catBOX Boxing
7 p.m. Saturday
Cox Convention Center
1 Myriad Gardens
Wednesday, June 13, 2012