These Were the Best Things to Happen in Cincinnati Sports in the Last Year

Check out a few of CityBeat’s reader and staff picks in sports and recreation from our Best Of Cincinnati 2021 issue.

A Cincinnati Bengals fan is ready for some football. - Photo: Craig Weiglen
Photo: Craig Weiglen
A Cincinnati Bengals fan is ready for some football.


Argue about wins and losses all you want, but there’s still no denying it — Cincinnati is a sports town, even during a global pandemic.

From big pro teams to college favorites to high-school squads, fans in the Queen City can cheer for athletes at every level. But there’s even more to keep us all active and entertained through local parks, yoga clubs and bike trails.

Below, check out a few of CityBeat’s reader and staff picks in sports and recreation from our “Best Of Cincinnati 2021” issue. Read even more sports winners here, and see our entire Best of Cincinnati list here.

Read all sports winners here, and see our entire Best of Cincinnati list of winners here.