Snowshoeing Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. New snow draws weekend crowds to VailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Vail Daily News

    If you were expecting a lull in activity following the World Championships this week, you were most definitely fooling yourself. Snowy conditions brought the crowds out in droves on Saturday, with the Vail Parking Structure completely full by 9:36 a.m., and the Lionshead structure filling at about 11 a.m. The Frontage Road hosted another 316 cars, most of which brought skiers who were excited about the falling snow.

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  2. Special Olympics a time for friendship, friendly competitionRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Nova News Now

    ... and other venues in the Eastern Valley, competition took place in five different sports - floor hockey, snowshoeing, curling, skiing and figure skating. Close to 500 athletes, coaches and support staff took part in the event, representing regions ...

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  3. Dozens take the Polar Plunge for Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... orts in Ontario, 17 are available in Ottawa, including floor hockey, baseball, basketball, bowling, swimming and snowshoeing.

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  4. Special Olympians at Provincial GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Prince George Citizen

    ... we do arm circles, high knees, lunges and squats," said Raines, adding a steady pace is key for success in snowshoeing. The Prince George cross-country team includes Rita Cavenaile, Barb Conway, Casey Westerman, Josh Pudney, Danny Lafreniere, Brian ...

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  5. Photos: Polar PlungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... Plunge in support of Special Olympics athletes, at TD Place in Ottawa on Saturday, February 21, 2015. World snowshoeing champion Jacob Mathews takes the Polar Plunge in support of Special Olympics athletes, at TD Place in Ottawa on Saturday, ...

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  6. Clayton Peebles to represent Nova Scotia in judo at Canada Winter GamesRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Cape Breton Post

    ... Ed Brown and John Burke. The team is coached by Alicia Stevens, Mark Killam and Emma Grandy. The Cape Breton snowshoeing team includes Robbie Goyetche, Peter MacPherson, Kevin MacCormick and Kellen Derelle and is coached by Ashley Eisan and Aubrey ...

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  7. Shelburne County Special Olympians heading to provincial gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Nova News Now

    Shelburne County Special Olympics are pumped and getting ready to compete to represent the county at the 2015 Nova Scotia Special Olympics Winter Games, this weekend, Feb. 20, 21, 22 in Kentville and Camp Aldershot in the Annapolis Valley. The Shelburne County Special Olympians will be competing in floor hockey and snowshoeing.

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  8. Cazenovia snowshoe racing star expected to compete Sunday at Highland ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    The Highland Forest 5K and 10K Snowshoe Races set for Sunday morning at the county park is expected to attract a small, but talented field of entrants - including a female world champion. Jeanette Cudney, 19, of Cazenovia, who recently won the junior women's division in the 5K race at the World Shoeshoe Championships last month in Quebec City, is expected to compete Sunday.

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  9. Lost Lake fines make senseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Madison Publishing

    ... of. And it is not a "single activity" as Mr. Davies states. The Lost Lake trails are also the home of great snowshoeing trails. With marked trails people don't get lost. I'm at the Cross Country Connection a lot and I see really happy people who ...

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  10. How to beat the winter bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | UnionLeader.com

    ... and skaters. Low gas prices means more disposable income. And a new fad has come on strong in winter sports. "Snowshoeing is the new thing. Once it snowed, they started flying out the door," Galeucia said. He said the store is even missing some ...

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  11. Whistler businesses plow aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Madison Publishing

    With only isolated snowstorms over the last two months and the mercury consistently pushing into spring temperatures, Whistler businesses continue to adapt in the face of the challenging conditions. "We were doing OK until two days ago, then the quality of snowmobile product just hit a point where we didn't feel it was safe or sufficient for our guests," said Kirby Brown, CEO of The Adventure Group.

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  12. WinterFest benefits Marshfield Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Door Reminder

    WinterFest benefits Marshfield Special Olympics WinterFest begins Saturday with free race for children followed by snowshoe, bike races Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://mnhne.ws/1DBtlF4 MARSHFIELD - While WinterFest raised more than $8,000 for charity in 2014, event organizers are hoping to double that amount this year. The second annual WinterFest kicks off at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at RiverEdge Golf Course with a free race for children 11 years and younger.

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  13. Thorp Adult Special Olympics begins 2015 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Door Reminder

    ... Forest to compete in a host of winter sports including alpine skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing. Now eight athletes from the Cadott, Boyd, Stanley, Thorp and Withee area are getting ready to show off their basketball skills. ...

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  14. Idaho Special Olympics Winter Games See Increase in ParticipationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    More than 450 athletes statewide will travel to Sun Valley for the 2015 State Winter Games on Feb. 28. The competitions include alpine and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and floor hockey-Idaho Special Olympics' largest winter sport. According to Special Olympics of Idaho, there has been a 25 percent increase in athlete participation since last year.

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  15. New and now: Appalachian Trail crowds, national parks in winter, cruise trendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Star Tribune

    The Appalachian Trail Conservancy is asking hikers planning to walk the entire 2,185 miles of the trail to consider alternatives to traditional itineraries as a way of reducing overcrowding on southern stretches of the trail. Last year, some 2,500 hikers started their treks between March 1 and April 15. With as many as 100 people sometimes setting off the same day from the southern start of the trail in Georgia, heading to the northern terminus of the trail in Maine, crowding at times led to unsustainable conditions.

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  16. Lots of things going for P.G.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Prince George Citizen

    ... Yes, downtown can stink every now and then but the great outdoors is also just moments away. Hiking, cycling, snowshoeing, cross country skiing opportunities abound. We are surrounded by incredible forests and stunning landscapes. We have parks ...

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  17. Teal Harle's Winter Games gold a fitting rewardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    ... and snowboarding instruction from top coaches. They also do sessions in everything from avalanche training, snowshoeing and biathlon to science experiments in the snow. Harle, whose score of 90.0 on his second run in the Saturday slopestyle final ...

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  18. Port Congestion Costs Millions in Sales and Jobs Could be NextRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | Sporting Goods Business

    Two sporting goods companies warned their U.S. Senators last week they may have to cut back hours or lay off employees if management and labor can't find a way to speed up shipments through West Coast ports. In a letter to Sen. Maria Cantwell , Cascade Designs Inc. Vice Chairman David Burroughs said the Seattle company is in danger of losing millions of dollars in sales due to congestion at 29 West Coast ports.

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  19. Woodbury man champions snowshoes, one step at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... with under 4 minutes for world-record 1-mile runs on flat, warm tracks. As a winter activity, McDonell said, snowshoeing has advantages. During a low-snow winter such as this one, McDonell has no problem snowshoeing on little or even no snow. "You ...

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  20. Your weekend weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... are $15 for adults, $5 for children, and can be pre-booked by calling 204-989-8355. There's also skating and snowshoeing (free with admission; snowshoe rentals $3); ice-fishing is $2 per person (pole rentals $5); and for $100 a couple, there's a ...

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