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12 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

'The most beautiful place on earth'

Molly's Reach still attracts tourists to Gibsons Landing, where they filmed the Beachcombers series.

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Related Topix: Winter Sports, Snowshoeing, Travel

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Park Record

Age no obstacle for Sydney Palmer-Leger

The 12-year-old mountain biker from Park City has spent this season competing in the Cat 1 15-16 age group, earning some great results in the process.

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Related Topix: Park City, UT, Winter Sports

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Korea Herald

Pyeongchang to host international events for disabled athletes in preparation for Paralympics

The South Korean alpine town of Pyeongchang will start hosting international events for disabled athletes in its preparation for the next Winter Paralympic Games, officials said on Monday.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

St.Petersburg Times

During the next two months, the St. Petersburg Property Management...

The facilities that the city is buying were built as part of Gazprom's Corporate Social Responsibility program and are located throughout the city.

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Related Topix: Winter Sports

St.Petersburg Times

The city's Committee on Economic Policy has announced that the 2015...

The committee hinted that that SPIEF may take place at the Expoforum convention center near the suburban town of Pushkin rather than at Lenexpo on Vasilievsky Island in 2015.

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Related Topix: Winter Sports

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Podium Cafe

New Omnium Increases Spectacle

The omnium has always been a controversial event since it took previously individual events and grouped them into one displeasing some track cyclists.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Winter Sports

Washington Times

Olympic veteran calls it quits to care for wife

For the past 15 years, he has been the man behind Soldier Hollow, turning the cross-country skiing and biathlon competition venue at the 2002 Winter Olympics into a popular and profitable site for tubing and sheepdog trials - as well as elite athlete training.

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

East Anglian Daily Times

Colchester: Outdoor gym opened in Castle Park

Annie Feltham, Colchester borough councillor for communities and leisure services, along with ward councillors Nick Barlow and Bill Frame, officially open a new outdoor gym in Colchester's Castle Park.

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Related Topix: Winter Sports

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Olympic veteran calls it quits to care for wife

The Salt Lake Tribune) Howard Peterson and his wife Susan talk at Soldier Hollow Lodge Tuesday June 10, 2014.

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

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Globe and Mail

CEOs, veterans, hockey players and me: Trekking the arctic on the largest expedition ever

Also on the journey: 12 veterans, nine guides, two Olympic hockey players, a documentary film crew, one Czech German shepherd a reporter.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Sunherald.com

Diabetic skier inspires kids with tales of triumph

Kris Freeman did just that - four times. He's competed in the 2002, 2006, 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics as a member of the United States cross-country skiing team, placing in the top 25 in several events.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cross-Country, Kris Freeman, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Outdoor Recreation

Sun Jun 22, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Reporter on the Run: Eating to fuel up for training

Mark Cherrington's phone rings for the first time well before 4 a.m., the Samsung glowing in the dark as he grabs it off the bedside table.

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Related Topix: Winter Sports

Fri Jun 20, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Roses to state champion MAU softball team

ROSES to Mount Anthony Union High School softball team and their coaches on their Division I Softball State Championship.

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Related Topix: Vermont High School Sports, High School Sports, Sports, Andy Newell, Winter Sports, Olympic Cross-Country, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Opinion

The Campbell Reporter

Paralympians Olympics to begin today at CSM

Paralympian Jerome Singleton hails from Irmo, S.C., a small town northwest of Columbia.

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Related Topix: Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Mon Jun 16, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Olympian Andy Newell helps students get moving

Olympic cross-country skier and Shaftsbury native Andy Newell stopped by Monument Elementary on Monday to talk to students about his career, his training, and ways that they can get active.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Olympic Soccer, Sports, Olympics, Winter Sports

Thu Jun 12, 2014

SFGate

Canmore, Alberta, a cheaper, relaxed alternative to Banff

There are so many things to do in the great outdoors of Canmore, Alberta, like hiking at Chester Lake, above.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Mountain Climbing, Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Travel

Slate Magazine

Dispatches From Book Leave, Part 2

Slate correspondent Justin Peters is on leave this year while he writes a book based on his February 2013 Slate profile of the Internet activist Aaron Swartz.

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

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