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  1. From sand to snow: 8 ways for savvy travelers to win at winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | KFBB

    ... look for resorts that offer enough activities and amenities to make a lift ticket feel optional: Think snowshoeing, sledding or tubing. If you're looking to get a little farther out of town, use the winter months to visit your European dream city - ...

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  2. Calgary's Alex Gough wants to contribute to success of Canadian lugers in her retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    WATCH: Canadian Olympic luge medalists Alex Gough and Sam Edney have called it a career. Both lugers sat down with Lisa MacGregor Saturday to talk about retirement from the sport.

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  3. Gough wants to contribute to success of Canadian lugers in her retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Lethbridge Herald

    Canadian luger Alex Gough, of Calgary celebrates winning a bronze medal in women's luge at the Olympic Siding Centre at he Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in South Korea on February 13, 2018. Canada's most decorated luger will have a farewell slide on her home track Saturday when Alex Gough officially announces her retirement.

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  4. Germany's Taubitz wins World Cup luge gold, Canada's McRae take bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Penticton Herald

    German luger Julia Taubitz earned her first World Cup win and Canada's Kim McRae claimed bronze Saturday on a Calgary track that defied its reputation as an easy slide. On a day when some women struggled to control their sleds, or spilled off them and tumbled down the track, McRae continued the success of Canadian women in luge after Alex Gough's retirement slide prior to the races.

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  5. From sand to snow: 8 ways for savvy travelers to win at winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Rice Lake Online

    ... look for resorts that offer enough activities and amenities to make a lift ticket feel optional: Think snowshoeing, sledding or tubing. If you're looking to get a little farther out of town, use the winter months to visit your European dream city - ...

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  6. The Quick and the SledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Martinsville Bulletin

    There are rumors of snow on the horizon, and I find myself thinking about the last time I went sledding.

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  7. From broken to bronze: Sweeney overcomes major luge crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Emily Sweeney could barely stand on a treadmill a few months ago. After four minutes of walking, the U.S. Olympic luge athlete had to lie down because of the searing pain that was spasming through her neck.

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  8. What it's like to vacation in St. Moritz, the hidden gem in the Swiss ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... By day, visitors hit the slopes at Corviglia, which offers 218 miles of ski runs, as well as winter sports like sledding and skijoring - an activity in which horses race across a frozen lake or field with a skier in tow. The men's downhill race ...

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  9. Geisenberger wins luge again; Sweeney takes bronze for USRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Geisenberger improved to 3-for-3 on the young season, with the reigning Olympic champion winning the women's race at the World Cup stop in Whistler on Saturday. Germany's Julia Taubitz won the silver, and Sweeney held on for third in her first race of the season.

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  10. Hold on tight and become a luge instant expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | CBC News

    ... To the naked eye, luge looks simple: spandex-clad people careening down an icy track like you would if you went sledding feet-first in winter. But for athletes, manoeuvring a tiny sled at speeds of about 140 km/h is no small feat - especially if you ...

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  11. High School Snowshoe Champion Headed To Italy For World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | CBS Local

    SUMMIT COUNTY, Colo. - Winter enthusiasts participate in many activities in Colorado, ranging from skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, hockey, sledding and snowshoeing.

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  12. 6 tips to help you plan your next cross-country skiing tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | Bend Bulletin

    ... (Waterville, Maine): Besides cross-country skiing, this recreational area run by the city of Waterville allows sledding, tubing, fat-tire biking, snowshoeing and even dog walking. Day passes for adults, $12; students 7 to 18, $8; children 6 and ...

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  13. 25 best skiing destinations in Upstate NY: Downhill slopes, cross-country trailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | The Post-Standard

    ... house with bathrooms and a roaring fire add to the experience. There are also 2 ice skating rinks and a giant sledding hill." One customer says: "Although they don't have a LOT of trails, they had a fair amount. The trails had been groomed even ...

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  14. Get together when weather is frightfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | Williamson Daily News Online

    ... events in the yard. These can be fun "sports" created by participants or variations on fun winter activities. Sledding races, snowball dodging contests, ice skating obstacle courses, and much more can make for an entertaining afternoon. Cooking can ...

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  15. Federal minister set to hear what draws tourists to ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The Daily Courier

    Snow, and what you can do in it, from skiing and snowboarding to snowmobiling and dog sledding, is a major tourist draw for the Okanagan and Canada. Snow, and what you can do in it, from skiing and snowboarding to snowmobiling and dog sledding, is a major tourist draw for the Okanagan and Canada.

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  16. Sled dog operators look to move past cullRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2018 | Madison Publishing

    The local dog sledding industry has shown its continued resiliency in the face of increased scrutiny, and at times, vehement opposition, following the tragic dog cull incident that first came to light almost two years ago. The incident is a familiar one for Whistlerites, who were once again reminded of the tragic cull of 56 sled dogs last Thursday when a Vancouver judge sentenced Robert Fawcett, the former manager of a local sled operation, to three years probation, a $1,500 fine, a 10-year firearm ban and 200 hours of community service for causing unnecessary pain and suffering to nine dogs in his care.

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  17. 1A State volleyball bracket releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2018 | Journal-Advocate

    ... ather isn't all that bad, because with it comes all of the fun activities we like to do in Colorado such as skiing, sledding, skiing, hiking, and skiing/snowboarders. Full Story

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  18. Sledding to the TopRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2018 | Charlotte 49ers

    Earlier this year, Briauna Jones made waves as the first former female 49er student-athlete to participate in the Olympics. Her ride continues, as she was just awarded a grant that will allow her to further her training and hopefully earn a spot in the 2022 Winter Olympics.

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  19. North Country at Work: Driving an Olympic bobsled with Elana Meyers TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2018 | North County Public Radio

    Elana Meyers Taylor has the Olympic spirit. She likes to win, she likes to be in the driver's seat, and she likes to pay it forward to the next... Elana Meyers Taylor has the Olympic spirit.

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  20. When the weather chills let the party warm things upRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2018 | Squamish Chief

    ... events in the yard. These can be fun "sports" created by participants or variations on fun winter activities. Sledding races, snowball dodging contests, ice skating obstacle courses and much more can make for an entertaining afternoon. Get cooking. ...

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