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12 min ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

Contest encourages youth to use their heads in designing bike helmet

They were all the rage at the Sochi Winter Olympics, and now local youth have the opportunity to design their very own helmet.


Related Topix: Winter Sports

4 hrs ago | City Pages

Best Place to Sled

Nothing beats the whoosh of the wind in your hair, crisp air on your face, and watching the hillside quickly recede as you careen down on a sled.


Related Topix: Sledding, Winter Sports

8 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

If the Jamaica women's national soccer team can finish in the top three of its group in a qualifying campaign beginning this year, it books itself a trip to the 2015 Women's World Cup in Canada.


Related Topix: Winter Sports

9 hrs ago | Utah Business

UTC's Annual Meeting Motivates Members, Honors Advocates

When it comes to overcoming adversity, 2014 Olympic silver medalist Noelle Pikus-Pace is a pro.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Noelle Pikus-Pace, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Olympic Skeleton

Tue Apr 22, 2014

CBS Local

Elementary School Students Spend Time With Local Gold Medalist

"We knew he was coming," said fourth grade teacher Barb Landry. "It was just a matter of when, so the children would ask every day, 'When is he coming? Do we know when he is coming?' And they've been very, very excited about it."


Related Topix: Winter Sports, Sports

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Classic Trucks

1948 Chevy Pickup - The Middle Man

Frank Briglia has been doing this hot rod thing for a long time, both professionally and as a hobby.


Related Topix: Winter Sports

Sun Apr 20, 2014


Headlines from around the world: 4/21/14

Intuit, the company responsible for making TurboTax, has been linked to a grassroots campaign against a long-standing proposal called Return Free to allow taxpayers the option to use prefilled tax returns from the IRS instead of having to fill out the forms or using a tax preparation service.


Related Topix: Winter Sports


Bus crash: Driver remembered as a 'hero,' children say

She was killed along with three other adults and five students on her bus when a FedEx semi-truck slammed head-on into them as they were headed to Humbodlt State University.


Related Topix: Winter Sports

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Age

Colten Moore continues his daredevil lifestyle despite the pain of losing his brother

Winter X Games snowmobile champion and Nitro Circus Live daredevil Colten Moore was obviously born with a steely nerve and unbreakable mettle but his greatest strength - attained in the most tragic of circumstances - is he never rides alone.


Related Topix: Snowmobile, Colten Moore, Action Sport, Winter Sports

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Globe and Mail

Tim Kennedy beats Michael Bisping in UFC's TUF Nations finale

Michael Bisping, right, of England, and Tim Kennedy, of Austin, Texas, fight, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at the UFC Fight Night in Quebec City.


Related Topix: Mixed Martial Arts, Tim Kennedy, Michael Bisping, Sports, Kaillie Humphries, Olympic Bobsled, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts

Pique News Magazine

U.S. bobsleigh legend Brown hopes to drive local interest in sport

When it comes to the sport of bobsleigh, the Whistler Sliding Centre's Pat Brown already has a long list of accomplishments under his belt.


Related Topix: Sports

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Gold Medals and Purple Hearts- Real Heroes

Several weeks ago the United States beat Russia for a gold medal in hockey. Did you miss it? Me too.


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

City of Chicago

Mayor Emanuel Congratulates Chicago's Gold Medal Paralympic Sled Hockey Athletes

Paralympians are Members of the RIC Chicago Blackhawks Sled Hockey Team run through the Chicago Park District and the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel met and congratulated Chicagoans Brody Roybal and Kevin McKee today, two members of the gold medal winning United States Paralympic Sled Hockey Team.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Chicago, IL

Waukon Standard

Olympic medalist visits Waterville, Harpers Ferry

Prairie du Chien, WI native Matt Antoine, a bronze medalist for the United States in the skeleton event at the 2014 Winter Olympics hosted by Sochi, Russia this past February, visited the Waterville Elementary School Kid's Club after school program Thursday, April 10. In addition to speaking with students and staff, he is pictured above signing ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Bobsled, Olympics, Matt Antoine, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Live Design Online

Happy Anniversary

This is very much a year of anniversaries: A hundred years since the start of The Great War, 90 years since the first broadcast of the Greenwich Time Signal, 70 years since the D-Day landings of WWII, 70 years since the first programmable electronic computer, Colossus Mark 1, became operational at Bletchley Park in the UK, 60 years since Elvis ... (more)


Related Topix: Winter Sports

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Brandon Sun

Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries tries her hand at mixed martial arts

Used to battling tight corners at speeds well in excess of 100 km/h, Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries tried her hand at handling a pair of top UFC fighters Sunday.


Related Topix: Ronda Rousey, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Winter Sports, Kaillie Humphries, Mixed Martial Arts (Ultimate Fighting), Martial Arts, Olympic Bobsled, Olympic Winter Games, Mixed Martial Arts, Georges St-Pierre

Sat Apr 12, 2014

WLBT-TV Jackson


Added to the home page yesterday, the latest Google doodle both celebrates the start of the Olympic games as well as defies the anti-homosexuality laws put in place by Putin's government.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, More Sports, Figure Skating, Ice Skating, Winter Sports, Competitive Skating

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Guardian

Moyse, Arendz, Bridges receive Halpenny award Photo

Lieutenant-Governor's Award winners were Mark Arendz and Heather Moyse. From left are Sport P.E.I. president Ron Waite, Mark's father Johan Arendz, Moyse and Lt.-Gov. Frank Lewis.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Bobsled, Heather Moyse, Winter Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Thu Apr 10, 2014

See How They Work: Canadian filmmaker Ryley Burghall

Filmmaker Ryley Burghall was nominated by AMPIA for the award of Best Director non-fiction under 30 minutes' for this spot a film made with Jesse Lumsden and Justin Kripps who are on the Canadian Olympic bobsled team.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Bobsled, Winter Sports, Justin Kripps, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Jesse Lumsden

Olympian Lolo Jones Says Drake Will Be Handing Trophies To Rihanna's Exes At ESPYs

Lolo Jones is an Olympic hudeler and bobsled athlete who is freakishly talented and equally as outspoken.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Bobsled, Olympics, Lolo Jones, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, J.R. Smith, New York Knicks, Denver Nuggets