Who’s got frozen feet? Runners find routine braving the elements

Winter hibernation has no place in Ridgefield. The seasonal spell of inactivity and metabolic depression has been dealt a crushing blow this year, thanks to the Ridgefield Running Company’s Frozen Feet Streak Challenge, which has motivated runners and walkers to exercise daily outdoors through the cold-weather months and has untapped a new-found discipline among its 250-plus participants that will carry … read more

Tigers' Den to host Tucker West watch party Saturday afternoon

Ridgefielder Tucker West has established himself as one of the world’s top-10 competitors in the men’s singles luge event entering the 2018 Winter Olympics, which get underway Friday in PyeongChang, South Korea. Following five training runs, West and the rest of the field will have four official runs. The medal winners are determined based on the fastest combined times from … read more

Ridgefielders in Pyeongchang: Diffey to call West's luge race Saturday

Halfway across the world, two Ridgefielders are getting ready for the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics. Tucker West and Leigh Diffey found each other  in Pyeongchang, South Korea earlier today —Monday, Feb. 5 — and posed for a picture together. The pair will be reconnected Saturday morning during the men’s luge competition. West will be racing part of Team USA, while … read more

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