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  1. Young Freeskiers and Snowboarders Take CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Scoop

    Lake Wanaka, New Zealand - Cardrona Alpine Resort's world-class slopestyle course provided a testing ground for New Zealand's up and coming freeski and snowboard athletes today as they competed in the International Ski Federation Australia New Zealand Cup. For several NZ athletes it was their first experience of FIS level competition and an opportunity to earn the qualification points needed to compete at the World Cup events being staged as part of next month's Audi quattro Winter Games NZ.

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  2. Another Alaska Challenge stage victory for Scottish handcyclist Kenny HerriotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Scottish handcycler Kenny Herriot continued to rule The Alaska Challenge on Friday, winning the second-longest stage of the 267-mile race across Alaska. Herriot, 53, has won the first four stages in the eight-stage race, known as the longest, toughest handcycle race in the world.

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  3. 'The most bad ass chick on Earth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Mercury

    SOME of the world's best surfers flocked to Tahiti this week after a huge swell arrived at renowned big wave spot Teahupo'o. It takes serious courage to charge one of the heaviest waves on the planet - as highlighted by Hawaiian surfer Niccolo Porcella's insane wipe-out, which has been rated one of the worst ever seen.

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  4. New sport for 2018 Winter Olympics discussed during USSA SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... them face to face, talk to them, meet new people, and it's good to just build our connections and show everyone what the ski team is about," he said. One topic getting a lot of attention at the Partners Summit is big-air snowboarding. It will be a ...

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  5. Dueck to be inducted into Okanagan Sports Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Daily Townsman

    ... Winter X Games in Aspen, Col. Dueck is also known for becoming the first person to perform a backflip on snow in a sit ski, which he achieved on Feb. 3, 2012. Neilson, 41, is a native of Vernon and won the 2007 Crystal Globe as the overall snowboard ...

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  6. Writing and What Comes With ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Gawker

    Should the published writing of professional writers be subject to any criticism? I believe yes. At least one professional writer disagrees.

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  7. MSA hires new head of schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    "She started the school," said Todd Ormiston who took over the position July 1. "She's been there ever since." The academy was created with the goal of providing a high quality, short-term schooling experience for kids interested in ski racing.

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  8. Three decades later, Muffy Davis is back racing in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... mountain in Girdwood. She remembers heavy snowfall forced cancellation of the downhill, but afforded the chance to free-ski virgin powder. Alaska, she said, struck her as beautiful beyond belief, and a place she easily imagined returning. Three ...

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  9. Versatlie, adventurous Kurka adds handcycling to his athletic resumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... k ethic and will he developed as a young state champion wrestler in his handcycle debut. Now, before Kurka heads out for ski training camps in California and New Zealand, his handcycle training is over and it's time to race.

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  10. VIDEO: 'LymeLight' An inspirational Film About Olympian Angeli VanLaanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | LymeBlog News and Personal Stories

    ... With Lyme Disease from NEU PRODUCTIONS on Vimeo . By 2009 Angeli VanLaanen had won 7 medals in halfpipe and slopestyle ski competitions. She had only been competing for 4 years but the fatigue and confusion she had been living with since she was a ...

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  11. Bobby Brown's baby name pick is a perfect tribute to Bobbi KristinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | She Knows

    Kim Grundy is a mom, writer, expert laundry folder and sandwich maker, not necessarily in that order. Raised in Oklahoma, she is now a West Coast gal and lives in California with her husband and two sons, along with one dog, two fish , and TMZ has obtained the birth certificate, which shows her sweet baby name.

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  12. IOC wants to make slopestyle safer while keeping spirit of the sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Daily Camera

    ... month, Dr. Tom Hackett, an orthopedic surgeon at Vail's renowned Steadman Clinic and a longtime team doctor for the U.S. ski and snowboard teams, traveled to the IOC's headquarters in Switzerland and presented Engebretsen and the IOC with data ...

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  13. Celebrity athletes, actors compete in Gene Upshaw Memorial Golf ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Sierra Sun

    ... Middle" and Kevin Sorbo from "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys." Former pro snowboarder Kevin Pearce and Truckee Olympic ski racer Daron Rahlves also participated, while Truckee High football coaches and players helped lend a hand. "I get to play in ...

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  14. American Century Championship returns to Lake TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    ... They will be joined by Cy Young winner Vida Blue, former San Francisco Giants first baseman J.T. Snow, Truckee Olympic ski racer Daron Rahlves and former professional snowboarder Kevin Pearce, co-founder of Love Your Brain Campaign. Practice rounds ...

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  15. Two celebrity golf tournaments tee off next week at South Tahoe, TruckeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Sierra Sun

    ... They will be joined by Cy Young winner Vida Blue, former San Francisco Giants first baseman J.T. Snow, Truckee Olympic ski racer Daron Rahlves and former professional snowboarder Kevin Pearce, co-founder of Love Your Brain Campaign. Practice rounds ...

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  16. Yankee skiers boost MomentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Pique News Magazine

    It wasn't long ago that Joss Christensen and Nick Goepper were in ski camps, receiving instruction from their idols. The slopestyle skiers have since gone on to great success, winning the gold and bronze medals, respectively, at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.

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  17. Get to know rising star Teal HarleRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    As one of the Canadian Freestyle Ski Association's most promising young athletes, Teal Harle has recently been named to next year's slopestyle national team. Coming off of an outstanding season that saw him take two gold medals home from the Canada Games, as well as a second place finish at the Dumont Cup, slopestyle fans have a lot to look forward to with the emergence of Harle at the national level.

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  18. IOC wants to make slopestyle safer while keeping spirit of the sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... month, Dr. Tom Hackett, an orthopedic surgeon at Vail's renowned Steadman Clinic and a longtime team doctor for the U.S. ski and snowboard teams, traveled to the IOC's headquarters in Switzerland and presented Engebretsen and the IOC with data ...

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  19. USSA brings in a ChampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Park Record

    Watch out for a new top dog on the slopes this season. The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association has welcomed the newest member of its Olympic-bound teams: Champ.

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  20. U.S. Ski Team reveals new mascot, Brazil unveils Olympic torch designRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | KSL-TV

    There's a new member of the U.S. Olympic Ski and Snowboarding team, and he's arguably the most adorable of the bunch. The U.S. Ski and Snowboarding Association announced the addition of a new winner to its roster - Champ the puppy.

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