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Andy Serkis keeps fit for his shape-shifting roles

Andy Serkis credits biking and mountain climbing for the agility and stamina to play an ape.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

CBC News

Saint John mountain climber dies in Peru climbing accident

A well-known member of the New Brunswick mountain climbing community has died after a climbing accident Saturday in Peru.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Staying toned, out of the heat

Aerobics instructor Jake Van Wagner demonstrates how to do sit-ups on the mat during a class at Sky Zone.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Photo: Two members of a Swiss mountain climbing team, who

Two members of a Swiss mountain climbing team, who arrived in Grand Canyon, Arizona to assist in recovering bodies of victims of a UAL plane crash in this canyon on June 30, are handed a coil of rope by Spc/3 Robert Lee as they leave by helicopter for the wreck scene, July 6, 1956.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

IcNetwork

Paraclimber Gwynfor Roberts in training at the Beacon Climbing Centre

Williams signed a new four-year deal at the Liberty Stadium after the Swans pulled out the stops to keep the 'figurehead' at the club The company behind plans for a A 26bn tidal barrage in the Severn Estuary are in advanced funding negotiations with a major infrastructure investor over a first phase A 200m investment Rock climber Gwynfor Roberts ... (more)

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Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Do It!: Taking training to new heightsDo It!: Taking training to new...

Do It!: Taking training to new heights Bristol Mountain's Aerial Adventures Park offers several challenges Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1m4JGKL Meghan Diehl crosses a bridge in the aerial adventure park at the summit of Bristol Mountain on Wednesday, July 2, 2014.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Sometimes a fungi is just a flower

This fungus growing an a fallen log caught the attention of Nature Talks columnist Cheryl Kimball on daily walks with her dogs.

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UKClimbing.com

Chris Fisher Climbs VIII, 8a, 8A and E8 all in Cumbria

Tom Randall has linked the Italian boulder problem crack traverse of Greenshadow in to the well known hard roof crack of... St. Bees based climber Chris Fisher has recently climbed his first 8A boulder problem, and in doing so has climbed an... In the fourth episode of 's 'Reclimbing the Classics' series, Mammut athlete Barbara Bacher attempts to ... (more)

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Men's Journal

Alex Honnold on Free-Climbing the Coast of Oman

At the narrow entrance to the Persian Gulf, the jagged limestone walls of the Musandam Peninsula, in Oman, form a deepwater soloing oasis.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Virgin's Tiger takes on Sydney Airport

Virgin Australia's low-cost carrier Tiger Airways will take Sydney Airport to the National Competition Council, demanding increased access to gates, check-in counters and kiosks in the T2 domestic terminal.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Daily Camera

Boulder-area climbers go mainstream on 'American Ninja Warrior'

Meagan Martin snags the top of the Warped Wall on her third attempt during the Denver qualifiers for 'American Ninja Warrior.'

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

County 10 News

Lander attractions among list of best places to climb in Wyoming

SwitchbackTravel.com, a self-proclaimed "new breed" of online adventure travel guides, just released its list of best places to climb in Wyoming, and Lander's rock walls are at the top of the list.

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KSL-TV

7 reasons to take your family to American Fork Canyon

I am very happy to live within five minutes of beautiful American Fork Canyon . We enjoy time in this canyon as a family throughout the year.

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UKClimbing.com

Gear Review - REVIEW: DMM Soft Goods - Rucksacks and Rope Bags

Surely there's no room for another pack brand in the UK? BOREAS GEAR, hailing from San Francisco, and Ardblair Sports Importers... The Vector is an exciting new trad climbing sack which forms a key part of the fresh range of DMM rucksacks and bags.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

The Star Online

Gutsy pixman climbs 1 Sentral to place Ramadan greeting

KUALA LUMPUR: A Facebook status to wish Muslims a Happy Ramadan would probably have sufficed but not for a gutsy local photographer, who scaled the 1 Sentral tower in KL Sentral on Sunday afternoon to present his greetings.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Nature Talks: Sometimes a fungi is just a flower

This fungus growing an a fallen log caught the attention of Nature Talks columnist Cheryl Kimball on daily walks with her dogs.

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Las Cruces Sun-News

Hiker in serious condition after fall in Sandias

ALBUQUERQUE >> Authorities say a woman who fell from a cliff in a mountain range outside of Albuquerque is in serious condition.

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KOAT-TV

Free-climber in serious condition after fall, rescue

She was free-climbing before she fell Thursday morning. A rock reportedly broke off in her hand, causing the tumble.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

MTV's 'Challenge' finale: Cramp costs $125K?

When The Challenge doles out yet another mountain-climbing final to the Free Agents, two teams quickly take the lead-but that's not to say it's smooth scaling.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Squamish Chief

Gyms offer a gripping intro

The first part will focus on indoor gyms and the second on outdoor guiding. Indoor gym climbing is by far the most common way to try the sport of rock climbing and since the late 1980s, hundreds of thousands of people have been introduced to the sport in the gym setting.

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