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  1. FeaturesRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 27 | Lakeland Times

    ... Junction during the Thanksgiving holiday from San Diego. The children of the family had such a wonderful time sledding on the Winter Park Sledding Hill in Boulder Junction on Nov. 24. Pictured, top of the hill from left, are Kurt Silver, Ethan ...

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  2. FeaturesRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 27 | Lakeland Times

    ... Junction during the Thanksgiving holiday from San Diego. The children of the family had such a wonderful time sledding on the Winter Park Sledding Hill in Boulder Junction on Nov. 24. Pictured, top of the hill from left, are Kurt Silver, Ethan ...

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  3. Adventurous Efrat dad dreams of dogsledsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 5 | The Times of Israel

    ... said. "Has it ever been easier in the course of our 3,000 years to live here? And it's the ultimate adventure." Dog sledding in the Arctic scratches the same itch for Claster. And the cold weather is only part of the appeal for a man who wears ...

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  4. Dog sledding documentary stirring up controversy in WhistlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 3 | 900 CHML AM

    Six years after 56 sled dogs were slaughtered in Whistler, a documentary about the industry will play at the Village's Film Festival. The 1000 mile Iditarod race and the industry that trains the dogs that run is at the heart of Fern Levitt's new film Sled Dogs.

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  5. Newly Formed Snocross Mobile Medical Team Announced FXR Racing Inc. As Its Title SponsorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | SnoWest

    This 3-year sponsorship brings together a company full of passionate enthusiasts who have been supporting and investing in the sport for years and a brand new medical team for the athletes. Formed in the fall of 2016 and initially brought to the attention of the industry at Haydays, the Snocross Mobile Medical Team was created with the purpose of providing world-class on track medical care for the snocross athletes at every round of the AMSOIL Championship Snocross Tour.

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  6. Sledding into the luxurious heart of winter tourism in St. MoritzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | The Globe and Mail

    Cradled by the mountains of the Engadine, the luxurious and stately Kulm Hotel is considered the birthplace of winter sports. From its beginnings as a mountain pension in 1856, the Kulm Hotel grew into an alpine institution and put St. Moritz on the map as a luxury ski destination.

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  7. Ex-CFLers find life after football in bobsleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | CBC News

    Former pro football players, from left, Keenan MacDougall, Jesse Lumsden and Ben Coakwell, and ex-collegiate player Lyndon Rush, far right, found a new sporting career in bobsleigh. The end of another CFL season - and the start of a new bobsleigh World Cup campaign this week in Whistler, B.C., - brings a reminder that some retired football players are extending their athletic careers in an unexpected place.

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  8. Whistler Film Festival doc takes critical look at sled-dog industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Globe and Mail

    ... question our relationship with animals, and I started to question mine," she said from her home in Toronto. "Is dog sledding really something that dogs love? Or is there something behind the scenes that we the public know nothing about?" Her ...

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  9. News | Weather Records Today in WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Go Local

    ... the curb then you would in the summer - which means that you are closer to cars than normal." Headed out for some sledding or to build a snowman with your little ones? Make sure to use plenty of layers of warm clothes when you dress your little ...

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  10. Christmas begins at WoodlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Linda and Allen encourage families to make a day of it, by bringing their sleds to enjoy the long, steep sledding hill that opened last year in the 10-acre hay field. "Some families stayed and played for a few hours, having snow ball fights, and ...

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  11. Mikaela Shiffrin Challenging Her Comfort ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | CBS Local

    ... Range for Thanksgiving, the mountains and west will be a little chilly today. With Openings Delayed, Resorts Offer Sledding, Sightseeing This fall's unseasonably warm weather has forced several Colorado ski resorts to postpone their opening day but ...

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  12. Disabled vet to students in Maine: Never give upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Stars and Stripes

    Geiger Elementary School sixth-graders got a lesson Tuesday they'll likely never forget: With perseverance and determination, being disabled doesn't mean unable. U.S. Army veteran Christy Gardner, 34, of Lewiston, spoke to students and showed slides of herself in the military and doing recreational activities, such as playing ice hockey, skiing and surfing.

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  13. PHOTOS: 150 of the best RTD images of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Powhatan Today

    ... the snow Friday, 1/22/2016. (L-R) John Gobel, Nick Ledbetter and Joe Carroll walk by Monroe Park on the way to sledding as snow falls over Richmond Friday, January 22, 2016. A motorist checks damage to his car after hitting the median near the ...

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  14. Mushers bracing for Sled Dogs' scathing indictment of industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | CBC News

    A new Canadian documentary - Sled Dogs - that juxtaposes Iditarod Trail Sled Dog racing with disturbing, off-season footage of dogs pacing in endless, dusty circles, has members of the international sled-dog industry furious. Professional dog handlers call the film - which is punctuated by the haunting jingle of a chafing dog chain - an unfair indictment of dog-sledding, an iconic and long-glorified northern practice.

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  15. Covington grandfather seeks arctic dogsled adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | NOLA.com

    ... 2016 not such a reach. Samoyeds are a fluffy, white spitz-type breed from Siberia. They are historically used for sledding, herding and guarding among Russian nomads. Hermann, who currently has five Samoyeds, won't be taking his own dogs on the ...

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  16. Summerville's fire combat challenge team places second in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | Summerville Journal Scene

    Last month a team of five Summerville men fought to be the world's fastest and strongest in the fire industry. Their teamwork and valiant efforts secured them a second-place finish in the Fire Combat Challenge's 2016 world competition in Montgomery, Alabama.

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  17. The Freedom To Do Stupid Things Is The Best Part Of Ubisoft's SteepRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | Kotaku

    ... of four activities. We've got skiing, the world's third-oldest way of getting down a mountain quickly (beaten by sledding at number two and falling at number one). My dad tried to teach me to ski once. It was just like this, only a much smaller hill ...

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  18. More on IdahoRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 13 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Arnold Knows Me: The Tommy Kono Story Tommy Kono is one of America's greatest Olympic champions. He inspired two generations of weightlifters and body builders, including changing the life of one of the world's biggest movie stars.

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  19. Full Moon Whistler Segment presented by Runway FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Transworld

    ... 3:07- It's hard to do a good method off a downhill takeoff. Annie made that one look good. 4:03- Our first day out sledding and we couldn't get anywhere because there wasn't enough snow, so we built this fun backie jump and was also just learning to ...

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  20. The best winter vacations to take in America :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | New York Post

    ... and there's terrain for everyone from beginners to advanced skiers. If downhill isn't your thing, track down dog sledding tours or go for a soak at Grover Hot Springs State Park. Winter weather will seem eons away while vacationing on this gorgeous ...

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