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11 hrs ago |

Recognition for sled designer

FINALIST: Inventor and junk artist Sean Boyd has made the regional finals of the 2014 ANZ Flying Start Business Plan Competition.


Related Topix: Sledding, Winter Sports

19 hrs ago | Men's Journal

Building the Bionic Knee

In December 2008, "Monster" Mike Schultz , then a 27-year-old rising star in the world of snocross racing, was in the middle of the pack at an International Series of Champions race in Michigan.


Related Topix: Snowmobile, Mike Schultz, Moto X, Action Sport, Snowmobiles, Winter Sports, Sports, Horse Racing

Mon Aug 25, 2014


1. Movie coaches to help you prep for ...

College football starts this week, which means there are a lot of us who are basically just zombies getting through our days until kick-off.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Jamaica Observer

Jamaica building Olympic ice hockey team

FIRST there was the bobsled team in the Calgary Olympic Games in 1988, then there was an alpine skier competing in the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic Games.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Wed Aug 20, 2014

US-based Color Ink Coasts with an Inca Onset Q40i to Create a Unique 3D Bobsled

Working with a tight deadline and a challenging assignment, Color Ink delivered its client realistic 1:1 scale models of Olympic bobsleds in time for the Olympics.


Related Topix: Winter Sports, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

WLUC-TV Negaunee

Local rowing club attends national competition

The competition was held at Riverside Park in Grand Rapids from August 14 to 17. UPCRC made the finals in nine of sixteen events and won two individual silver medals.


Related Topix: Winter Sports

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Davis Enterprise

I'm not an 'athlete' but curling is hard

Have you ever turned on the Winter Olympics and asked yourself, "What is going on right now? Why are these people playing shuffle board on ice with brooms?" The first time I picked up a baseball bat and swung at a ball in the batting cages, it felt natural.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Ice Hockey, Ice Skating

Sat Aug 16, 2014


Erin Hamlin and Hannah Miller on hand for Slider Search in Utica

The U.S. Junior National Luge Team has been holding what it calls Slider Searches all over the U.S. for the past 25 years hoping to find young kids who could be the next luge superstar.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Luge, Erin Hamlin, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Mon Aug 11, 2014


Why you should escape the summer heat at Utah's ski resorts

When summer heat has you beat, Utah's ski resorts are great places to cool off and enjoy an end-of-summer retreat with friends, as a couple or with the family.


Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Daily Mail

Greg Rutherford may be Olympic and Commonwealth champion but he...

There are few summer Olympic champions who would buy a A 500 pair of camera goggles to try to reach speeds of 62mph hurtling down a ski slope during the off-season.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Greg Rutherford, Summer Olympics, Louis Tsatoumas, Winter Sports, Christian Reif, Chris Tomlinson, Salim Sdiri

Fri Aug 08, 2014

The Independent

The only medal UK Sport deserves for its partnership with BAE is a badge of shame

Tom Peck is a reporter on The Independent's news desk with an interest in just about everything.


Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Winter Sports

The Post-Standard

Erin Hamlin looking for future Olympic lugers at testing sessions in Utica

Erin Hamlin, of Remsen, who won a bronze medal at the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia earlier this year, was discovered in by the Slider Search program when it held a session in Utica in 1999.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Luge, Erin Hamlin, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Summer Olympic, Michael

Thu Aug 07, 2014

NBC Chicago

Illinois State Fair Canceled Due to Rain

Heavy rains drowned out a parade Thursday kicking off the Illinois State Fair, a 10-day celebration of agriculture that includes a mammoth 500-pound butter cow sculpture, concerts and various fried delicacies on a stick.


Related Topix: Winter Sports

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Star Tribune

Bye Dietz, Sauer, two others to be inducted into U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame

USA Hockey announced Wednesday that Karyn Bye Dietz, Jeff Sauer, Brian Rafalski and Lou Vairo will be inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame later this year.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympic Hockey, Olympics, Brian Rafalski (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympic Winter Games

KWQC-TV Davenport


A member of the U.S.'s gold medal-winning Paralympic sled hockey team will serve as grand marshal of the Illinois State Fair twilight parade.


Related Topix: Winter Sports

Tue Aug 05, 2014


Amazing Race Canada recap: Real tears in the Yukon

The Amazing Race Canada returned to home soil on Tuesday night - and it promptly delivered its best episode of the season.


Related Topix: Sled Dog Racing, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympics, Jon Montgomery, Olympic Winter Games, Olympic Skeleton

The Post Game

Lolo Jones Tweets About Waking From A Shocking Nightmare: No More Killer Abs

After gaining 30 pounds to compete as an Olympic bobsledder, Lolo Jones said she was happy with the way the additional weight made her butt look.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Bobsled, Olympics, Lolo Jones, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Cincinnati Bearcats

Johnson and Wineberg Inducted into Greater Cincinnati...Former UC...

Former University of Cincinnati track & field standouts Lewis Johnson and Mary Wineberg were inducted into the Greater Cincinnati Running Hall of Fame on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014 at the Original Montgomery Inn.


Related Topix: Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Mary Wineberg, Sports, Olympics, Winter Sports, Outdoor Recreation, Marathon

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Greeley Tribune

Wheelchair lacrosse is Johnstown man's passion

If you are interested in playing wheelchair lacrosse, whether you are able-bodied or in a chair, contact Daniel Hersch at 227-4076.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Sledding, Winter Sports

Thu Jul 31, 2014

WTAX-AM Springfield

Fair Time Almost Here

From a vendors' food contest to American Idol auditions to the likes of Pitbull and Steely Dan on the grandstand stage, the Illinois State Fair promises something for everybody.


Related Topix: Winter Sports, Ice Hockey