Stories tagged: steve christilaw column
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019
Steve Christilaw: When it comes to running marathons, it’s exhilarating to share in friends’ passions
Another friend posted his time from a weekend marathon, explaining that it was both a personal record at the distance (26.22 miles, to be exact), and a qualifying time for …
Thu., July 18, 2019
If you want to know what someone values, take a look at what they prioritize.
Wed., June 12, 2019
There comes a time in most careers when you have to think about timing and that fragile balance between an abundance of different issues.
Wed., May 29, 2019
A state tournament is supposed to be a final sprint to the finish line. Never a straight line, of course – there always are hurdles to overcome and battles to …
Thu., May 23, 2019
I dropped by The Creek at Qualchan Wednesday morning to watch the State Class 4A boys golf tournament tee off.
Thu., May 9, 2019
There’s an odd phenomenon that comes with writing for a daily newspaper. It’s called silence.
Wed., March 27, 2019
Some great minds and even better wordsmiths have tackled the game of baseball.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019
Athletic rivals show compassion time and time again in Spokane and Spokane Valley.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018
I found myself walking across the Gonzaga University campus the other day, and as always, I was struck by how much the school’s architecture has changed over the years.
Thu., Dec. 13, 2018
Winning doesn’t just happen. It’s a learned thing.
Thu., Dec. 6, 2018
Sometimes you just have to take the news and turn it on its head to get its relevance.
Thu., Nov. 29, 2018
It’s an exercise that came up with my family – a question that you have to really think about before you offer an answer. What do you know?
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018
Numbers are a funny thing.
Thu., Oct. 18, 2018
There’s a lot to be said for style.
Thu., Oct. 11, 2018
It’s time to start cranking the volume up in the gym.
Thu., Sept. 13, 2018
Perhaps it’s just because I vividly remember those early days of Title IX. Or maybe it’s because I grew up listening to stories about how girls basketball was more popular …
Thu., Sept. 6, 2018
We all think about getting old.
Thu., July 5, 2018
There is a very good reason why the world plays soccer in open-air stadiums. It’s the only way you can fit Cristiano Ronaldo’s ego onto a pitch.
Thu., June 14, 2018
In the world of sports, we like to track losses. Oh, we like to talk about winning, but the only context we have for framing a discussion about wins is …
Thu., June 7, 2018
I was told early on that the phoenix, the bird, was a character of mythology and later a character from the Harry Potter novels. … But six decades and counting …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 22, 2017
I collect things.