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Making water aerobics available to seniors, disabled people is goal of Aquamotion Ability Foundation

Press-EnterprisePress-Enterprise - Aug 11, 2018
Aquamotion Ability Foundation, a new nonprofit corporation, has the goal of helping senior citizens and disabled people in the Inland Empire have access to water aerobics. The nonprofit was founded through Aquamotion Water Aerobics and Sports Therapy, ...  

American Football

Florida Tech Receives Votes in American Football Coaches' Association Preseason Poll

SpaceCoastDaily.comSpaceCoastDaily.com - Aug 14, 2018
Florida Tech Receives Votes in American Football Coaches' Association Preseason Poll. By Daniel Supraner, Florida Tech Sports // August 14, 2018. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn · Share on Delicious Digg This Stumble This ...  


Beginner's guide to the Lausanne 2018 World Archery Masters Championships

World Archery Official Website (press release)World Archery Official Website (press release) - Aug 10, 2018
The first World Archery Masters Championships, an open entry tournament for archers aged 40 years and over, will take place across the Olympic Capital of Lausanne, Switzerland on 14-18 August 2018. Hosted by the World Archery Excellence Centre, the ...  


20-year-old Braves rookie Ronald Acuna Jr is on a tear unlike anything baseball has ever seen

Business InsiderBusiness Insider - Aug 15, 2018
Braves rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. is on one of the most impressive streaks the baseball world has ever seen from a young player. Acuna has hit eight home runs in eight games for the Braves, helping to shoot Atlanta into first place in the NL East. The hot ...  


Purdue student leading US women's wheelchair basketball team

Miami HeraldMiami Herald - Aug 12, 2018
Shelby Gruss' one-woman basketball workout is a flurry of perpetual motion. Zipping left to right, in and out without the assistance of a rebounder, Gruss scores layup after layup. She's trying to keep her heart rate around 110, mixing cardio with her ...  


Nagpur's Rohan qualifies for main draw of Junior Grand Prix Badminton
Times of India - Aug 10, 2018

NAGPUR: Rohan Gurbani notched up two brilliant wins to qualify for the main draw in the Yonex Sunrise India Junior (U-19) International Grand Prix Badminton tournament which got underway at the Modern Sports Complex in Pune on Thursday. In the first ...  

Beach Volleyball

Kerri Walsh Jennings, FIVB team up on Las Vegas beach volleyball stop

Honolulu Star-AdvertiserHonolulu Star-Advertiser - Aug 15, 2018
Kerri Walsh Jennings is bringing beach volleyball to the desert. The five-time Olympian's new p1440 circuit has announced an event in Las Vegas for October that will serve as a stop on the FIVB pro tour. Players will be able to use points earned at the ...  


8 highlights from an amazing day of ESPN Ocho programming

For The WinFor The Win - Aug 8, 2018
Happy second annual ESPN Ocho day, everyone! The Worldwide leader brought back its popular day of quirky programming and once again, it did not disappoint. Here are some highlights: Here's some bossaball.  


Leechburg bocce club brings together friends — old and new

Tribune-ReviewTribune-Review - Aug 13, 2018
That's often the determining factor in a game of bocce at the courts located under a pavilion near the Kiski River below the Marconi Club in Leechburg. This location is the meeting place where members of the long-standing club and their friends come to ...  

Body Building


Boxing champ Floyd Mayweather enters fitness ring

Fox BusinessFox Business - Aug 15, 2018
In the gym, fitness buffs jabbed punching bags, skipped rope and ran on elliptical machines during the challenging cardio and strength building circuit that made Mayweather the most dominant boxer of all time. “We offer you a chance to burn your ...  

Fitness Gym

Comings & Goings: Belvidere couple open Pro Fitness Gym & Training
Rockford Register Star - Aug 16, 2018

BELVIDERE — Reggie and Katy Anderson are preparing to host a Back To School/Back to Gym promotional deal, along with an eight-week weight-loss challenge for their new business, Pro Fitness Gym & Training. They have about 50 clients now but they're ...  


One and Only Bowling Alley Closes Its Doors | KAALTV.com

KAALKAAL - Aug 9, 2018
There's only one bowling alley in Albert Lea, and by the end of the month, it'll close its doors. Holiday Lanes' general manager Dustin Barr, whose grandparents ...  


'Every Move Matters' In DeKalb Chess Club

WNIJ and WNIUWNIJ and WNIU - Aug 17, 2018
Chess is played by millions of people worldwide and can be enjoyed by even the youngest participants. Detroit native Ron Brown hopes a chess club in DeKalb will open doors for local kids he mentors. On this week's Friday Forum, WNIJ's Jenna Dooley ...  


Bayliss calls on Stokes to make public apology

Times of IndiaTimes of India - Aug 16, 2018
NOTTINGHAM (United Kingdom): England coach Trevor Bayliss has suggested Ben Stokes make a public apology over the events that led to his eventual acquittal for affray as the all-rounder waits to see if he will be recalled for this week's third Test ...  


27th Claremont Croquet Classic held in Southwest Harbor Will Fox wins singles, Fortin brothers doubles champs

Mount Desert IslanderMount Desert Islander - Aug 8, 2018
SOUTHWEST HARBOR — Away from the hustle and bustle of a very busy weekend on Mount Desert Island, one of Hancock County and eastern Maine's biggest croquet tournaments provided a much quieter setting on the shore of Somes Sound.  


USA Curling team visits Werner Park

KMTV - 3 News NowKMTV - 3 News Now - Aug 16, 2018
OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) - The Storm Chasers hosted the United States gold medal-winning curling team at Werner Park Wednesday night. The four members of the team were on hand to throw out the first pitch and sign autographs during the game.  



Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk - Aug 9, 2018
Interest in cycling in this country has surged, with more than two million people in the UK cycling at least once a week, according to British Cycling, and it's one of the most popular ways of getting fit. With good reason says Kenny. “It's low impact ...  


Dancers of all ages from around the world compete in OKC

NewsOK.comNewsOK.com - Aug 14, 2018
Dancers warm up before competing in the OKC Dreamcatcher DanceSport Championships in Oklahoma City, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman. Michael May and Pallany English compete in the OKC Dreamcatcher DanceSport ...  


Boules v darts: which deserves Olympic recognition?

The GuardianThe Guardian - Jul 30, 2018
The game of arrows – darts – is hitting back against the French grapeshot with its own bid for Olympic recognition. Both have endured question marks over their sport status. But, in truth, that's never been the key question in modern sport: which is ...  


Will the Tryon International Equestrian Center be ready for the World Games?

Spartanburg Herald JournalSpartanburg Herald Journal - Aug 11, 2018
In just under a month, the rural North Carolina community of Mill Spring, less than 10 miles from the South Carolina state line, will become the epicenter of the equestrian world. Mark Bellissimo, a Campobello resident and the founder and managing ...  

Field Hockey

UNC tabbed as preseason ACC field hockey favorite

Augusta Free PressAugusta Free Press - Aug 17, 2018
North Carolina is the preseason favorite to claim the 2018 ACC Field Hockey Championship, according to a vote of the league's seven head coaches. The Tar Heels, who have reached the semifinals of the NCAA Championship each of the past nine years, ...  

Gaelic Football

Column: Gaelic football now 'atrocious stuff' to watch – Carr

The Irish World NewspaperThe Irish World Newspaper - Aug 8, 2018
I was delighted to see Tommy Carr begin a debate last week that urgently needs to be had on the state of Gaelic football, writes PJ Cunningham. For the past few years, I've quietly begun to question my own judgment of inter-county fare by considering ...  

Playing Golf

James Anderson survives major injury scare while playing golf

Times of IndiaTimes of India - Aug 6, 2018
While playing golf, Anderson went for a big shot in order to get out of the woods but the ball ricocheted off a tree and hit him straight in the face much to the amusement of his teammate and new-ball partner Stuart Broad who shared the video of the ...  


USA Gymnastics, enveloped by scandal and its sport under fire, reckons with its future

The Boston GlobeThe Boston Globe - Aug 13, 2018
The eyes of the gymnastics world are turning to Boston, where the US championships begin Thursday at TD Garden. And while those eyes will be delighted by the sights of high-flying bar routines, elegant balance beam moves, daring vaults, and ...  


First GB jersey for goalball youngster Joseph Roper

Hereford TimesHereford Times - Aug 7, 2018
A VISUALLY impaired athlete with Paralympic dreams has been chosen to represent the GB's Goalball team for the upcoming IBSA European B Championships in Poland next month. Royal National College for the Blind student, Joseph Roper will be part of ...  


Handball, as in life, spiced by fine partners

Minneapolis Star TribuneMinneapolis Star Tribune - Aug 16, 2018
They are in Minneapolis at the moment, as handball players from 10 countries are competing in the triennial World Championships as well as the U.S. Four-Wall Nationals on the courts of the University of Minnesota recreation center and also the Life ...  


Hurling's longest winter is coming after brightest summer inter-county game has ever seen

The Irish SunThe Irish Sun - Aug 16, 2018
On Sunday, Galway and Limerick will contest the All-Ireland SHC final. It is but mid-August. The Leaving Cert results only came out yesterday. Schools have not yet reopened. It still feels like summer but the hurling season is almost over. Ultimately ...  

Jai Alai

Tex-Mex Proprietor Misses Lost Sport of Jai Alai

Park Cities PeoplePark Cities People - Aug 15, 2018
Jai alai is a fast-paced sport resembling racquetball that originated in northern Spain and became popular in North America during the 20th century. At its peak, it was played professionally in various sections of the United States, where it became ...  


Chinese Taipei win gold at Asia Oceania Korfball Championships

Insidethegames.biz (blog)Insidethegames.biz (blog) - Aug 5, 2018
Chinese Taipei defeated China 22-13 in today's gold medal match to win the Asia Oceania Korfball Championships title in Saitama. The huge favourites for the competition proved too strong in the Japanese city as they won the event for the fourth time in ...  

BMX Racing

Texas Outdoors: BMX racing

KENS5.comKENS5.com - Aug 10, 2018
Texas Outdoors: BMX racing. Unable to load video. You know the old saying, once you learn how to ride a bike, you never forget. Barry Davis learned something new about bike riding this week. Published: 12:20 PM CDT August 10, 2018. Updated: 7:20 AM ...  

Formula One

Fernando Alonso to retire from Formula One at end of season

Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk - Aug 14, 2018
Fernando Alonso will leave McLaren and "move on" from Formula One at the end of the season, the two-time former world champion has announced. The 37-year-old will finish the current season and will not race in Formula One in 2019. Alonso said in a ...  


NASCAR goes back to business and away from France arrest

ABC NewsABC News - Aug 7, 2018
NASCAR needed 99 races for budding superstar Chase Elliott to finally win his first Cup race and didn't even get a full day to celebrate the milestone. NASCAR Chairman Brian France has taken a leave from his family owned company following his arrest ...  

Drag Racing

Two drivers arrested for allegedly drag racing on I-70 downtown
WTHR - Aug 10, 2018

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Two men were arrested early Thursday for drag racing on Interstate 70 downtown. Indiana State Police Sgt. Jon Caddell saw the drivers of a Corvette and a Mustang on I-70 eastbound at the north split "recklessly weaving in and out ...  

Drag Car

This All-Motor Civic Drag Car Sounds Ferocious

RoadandTrack.comRoadandTrack.com - Aug 8, 2018
This Honda Civic hatch is reportedly the quickest front-wheel drive naturally aspirated drag car in Europe, putting up a quarter-mile time of 9.92 seconds at 137 mph. It makes a truly ferocious sound. Welcome to Better Than Coffee, your daily dose of ...  


Summit Racing Equipment extends sponsorship of Greg Anderson and Jason Line

NHRA.comNHRA.com - Aug 13, 2018
Together, the drivers have won six NHRA Pro Stock championships for Summit Racing—Anderson in 2004, 2005, and 2010; and Line in 2006, 2011, and 2016. "It means a lot that Summit Racing continues to support KB Racing,” said team owner Ken Black.  

Funny Cars

Friday Night Drags to feature blazing Hanna Motorsports Jet Funny Cars this week
News-Daily.com - Jul 26, 2018

Drivers in the 18 different divisions at the O'Reilly Auto Parts Friday Night Drags battling for a points championship won't have to face off against the Jet Funny Cars, but their challenge intensifies as the opportunities to pick up ever important ...  

Top Fuel Dragster

Doug Kalitta's 'other' machine goes even faster than his Top Fuel dragster

San Francisco ChronicleSan Francisco Chronicle - Jul 29, 2018
The Top Fuel dragster that Doug Kalitta is piloting at Sonoma Raceway travels more than 320 mph. And it's not the fastest machine he steered this weekend. That would be the Falcon 20 twin-engine jet he flew from Michigan to Napa County Airport. It goes ...  

Motorcycle Racing

Motorcycle Racing?

Santa Barbara EdhatSanta Barbara Edhat - Aug 7, 2018
Motorcycle Racing? Whats Up. Aug 07 2018 12:31 AM. by. 6 Comments. Reads 415. By an edhat reader. I can't see them but I hear them. Sounds like 1 or 2 motorcycles racing around the Mission and State area around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday. Did anyone else ...  


Ken Roczen To Race Motocross of Nations

Racer X OnlineRacer X Online - Aug 9, 2018
It's been a busy few days for Motocross of Nations announcements. Team Belgium was announced at Lommel, Team France made their announcement yesterday, and the United States will select their team this weekend at Unadilla. Add another country to ...  

Go Kart

Chinese boy, 11, takes DIY go-kart for a spin after busy school holiday

South China Morning PostSouth China Morning Post - Aug 16, 2018
While his classmates have been taking extra lessons over the long summer holiday, an 11-year-old boy in eastern China has been busy with his own project – building a go-kart – and he's caught the attention of local media. After spending all of July ...  


Serena Guthrie: Netball star announces England return

BBC SportBBC Sport - Aug 14, 2018
England centre Serena Guthrie has announced she will return to the United Kingdom for the 2019 netball season. The 28-year-old, a former Team Bath player, joined newly formed Australian club Giants in 2017 and spent two seasons in Super Netball.  


2018 Mayberry Pickleball Tournament a hit

Mount Airy NewsMount Airy News - Aug 10, 2018
The Surry County Health Foundation Board hosted the third annual Mayberry Pickleball Tournament last month, with a record 118 pickleballers from around the southeastern United States taking part in the event. The tournament began in 2016 with 76 ...  

Pocket Billiards

Cornhusker State Games head into final weekend.
Columbus Telegram - Jul 26, 2018

Several sports remain open for registration, including the 5K Road Race, Cycling Gravel Grinder and Tour, BMX Racing, Fencing-HEMA, Foosball, Adult Trap/Skeet Shooting, Triathlon, Sport Skydiving, Pocket Billiards and CSG Walk events. Those interested ...  


Mumbai in line as second venue for F1 powerboating

gulfnews.comgulfnews.com - Jul 14, 2018
“India is a huge new market for powerboating and we are more than thrilled at this recent interest shown right from the government level,” San Germano told Gulf News from Italy. “All of us are ready and prepared. We have the infrastructure, the teams ...  


Tewksbury resident takes third in powerlifting

Wicked LocalWicked Local - Aug 14, 2018
TEWKSBURY — At a USA Powerlifting meet held on Saturday, July 28, at Nutrifit Consulting in Nashua, New Hampshire, Chelsee Porcaro, of Tewksbury, placed third in her weight class at her first powerlifting competition. She squatted 100 kilograms (220 ...  


Sport: Women's rugby league makes Vanuatu debut

Radio New ZealandRadio New Zealand - Aug 10, 2018
The Port Vila Powerhouse and Mele Eels will make history this afternoon when they meet in the first ever women's rugby league match to be played in Vanuatu. So'o Motoliki grew up in New Zealand playing rugby union but will make her 13-a-side debut in ...  


Feature: Bolivian official touts "discipline, commitment" of China's Shaolin warriors
Xinhua - Aug 6, 2018

LA PAZ, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- The world would be a better place if more people studied the way of life of China's Shaolin warriors, Bolivia's Foreign Affairs Minister Fernando Huanacuni said. An accomplished martial arts practitioner who has won several ...  


Professional Squash Association pen deal with Sports Data Labs

Insidethegames.bizInsidethegames.biz - Aug 11, 2018
"Sports Data Labs have extensive experience of capturing and monetising athlete data and this partnership will help position squash at the forefront of using physiological data in professional sports," said PSA chief operating officer Lee Beachill. "We ...  


Sailing: Kiwis miss out on medals at world championships

NewshubNewshub - Aug 9, 2018
It's been a tough day for New Zealand at the sailing world championships in Denmark, with Josh Junior missing a medal on countback in the Finn class, after finishing fourth in the medal race. The 28-year-old finished level on 76 points with Pieter-Jan ...  


Spanish soccer league aims to break into the US market with landmark fixture

CNBCCNBC - Aug 17, 2018
Spain's top-flight soccer competition La Liga, alongside sports media and entertainment group Relevent, announced a landmark 15-year deal to promote soccer in the U.S. and Canada. As part of the agreement, La Liga plans to bring a regular season club ...  

Table Tennis

Why anyone can take up table tennis

BBC SportBBC Sport - Aug 14, 2018
Team GB's paralympic table tennis squad explain how inclusive the sport is and give details of where able-bodied and disabled players can play together. Find out how to get into table tennis with our handy guide. Share ...  


Tennis player Nick Kyrgios forgot to bring his shoes to a match

For The WinFor The Win - Aug 14, 2018
It's all part of Kyrgios' unique pre-match routine, but he isn't supposed to play tennis in basketball shoes. That made for an awkward scene at Tuesday's Cincinnati Masters when Kyrgios arrived to the court and opened his bag only to see that his ...  


Who will win state titles in volleyball in 2018? Here are bold predictions as the season starts Monday

Dallas News (blog)Dallas News (blog) - Aug 6, 2018
UIL volleyball teams can start playing matches Monday. Here are some predictions to get you ready for the season. CLASS 6A. Class 6A Region I final: Southlake Carroll over Trophy Club Byron Nelson. This is probably the toughest region in the state, for ...  


Waterpolo, BOV Summer League: Neptunes three points above Sliema, first point for Valletta

Malta Independent OnlineMalta Independent Online - Aug 8, 2018
Waterpolo, BOV Summer League: Neptunes three points above Sliema, first point for Valletta. Stewart Said Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 23:29 Last update: about Aug 10,2018. Neptunes Leo Vegas' got the better of Sirens Greentube with a convincing ...  


World Racquetball Championships begin in Costa Rica

Insidethegames.bizInsidethegames.biz - Aug 12, 2018
Women's world number one Paola Longoria from Mexico has won her first match at the International Racquetball Federation (IRF) World Championships, as the competition began in Costa Rica today. The three-time world champion began the event at San ...  


Trampolining aces jump to it to win medals at national championships

The Bolton NewsThe Bolton News - Aug 7, 2018
LUKAS Flannery and Thomas Leonard brought back a gold and a silver medal from the national trampolining championships. 0 comment. The individual success capped a successful few weeks for South Bolton Trampoline Club who qualified to represent the ...  

Weight Lifting

Weight lifting can boost mood and build self-confidence

Hanford SentinelHanford Sentinel - Aug 13, 2018
Dear Doctor: I'm a 45-year-old woman and, ever since my divorce, I've struggled with depression. I tried yoga and meditation, and they're fine. But when a friend gave me a gift certificate to a gym and I started weight lifting, I saw a real change. I'm ...  

Wheelchair Basketball

Barrow's Baines enjoys stellar wheelchair basketball year
NW Evening Mail - Aug 9, 2018

THE Great Britain Under-23s coach has come calling for Barrow wheelchair basketball wizard Tyler Baines after another wonderful year. The 16-year-old has gone from strength to strength on the court in 2018 – winning National League Division Two ...  


Funeral set for Wayne County Sheriff's sergeant killed while jogging

Detroit Free PressDetroit Free Press - Aug 17, 2018
Details have been announced for the funeral of Wayne County Sheriff's Sergeant Lee Smith, who was killed in an off-duty hit-and-run crash while jogging on Tuesday. Visitation is scheduled for 3-8 p.m. on Wednesday Aug. 22 at Swanson Funeral Home, ...  


2018 Pikes Peak Ascent and Marathon schedule

Colorado Springs GazetteColorado Springs Gazette - Aug 17, 2018
Here's the schedule of events surrounding the Pikes Peak Ascent and Marathon races this weekend in Manitou Springs, from pikespeakmarathon.org. Thursday, Aug. 16 (Memorial Park, Manitou Springs), 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.. - Displays by local running ...  


Marquette Trail 50 Ultramarathon still accepting volunteers

UpperMichigansSource.comUpperMichigansSource.com - Aug 14, 2018
Andrew Grosvenor, the race director, says an ultramarathon is any foot race beyond the standard 26.6 mile marathon. The Marquette Trail 50 Ultramarathon has a 50-mile, 50k, 5k and one-mile races for both adults and kids. The races trek through trails ...  


Competitor dies in swim leg of Boulder Ironman triathlon

ESPNESPN - Aug 7, 2018
BOULDER, Colo. -- An athlete died a day after being pulled from the water during the Boulder Ironman 70.3 triathlon in Colorado. It was the third death in four years of Ironman competitions in Boulder. A witness, physician Donald Cain from Wisconsin ...  


Monday's best photos: flying pigs and parkour

The GuardianThe Guardian - Aug 13, 2018
Monday's best photos: flying pigs and parkour. Rina Begum holds a photograph of her son Riazul Islam, an alleged drug dealer who was killed by police in Tongi township Photograph: Mohammad Ponir Hossain/Reuters ...  


Take a high-flying freerunning tour of Tokyo with Jason Paul

Red BullRed Bull - Aug 7, 2018
Inspired by the cult 2001 film, Yamakasi, in which the action scenes rely on parkour skills, Paul began training every day in his neighbourhood. There was no freerunning scene in Frankfurt at the time, so he taught himself the moves. His perseverance ...  


Global ChiRunning springs forth from Asheville headquarters

Mountain XpressMountain Xpress - Feb 5, 2015
Danny Dreyer, her husband and ChiRunning co-founder and president, nods his head and smiles in the background. “They can't believe it,” Katherine says. But from these humble quarters springs an international movement that over the past 15 years has ...  

Adventure Racing

Defunct Is an Adventure Racing Game Coming to Nintendo Switch

DualShockersDualShockers - Aug 10, 2018
The Switch has become a formidable platform for indie titles, with another addition to the library being the racing game Defunct. Developed by Freshly Squeezed, this “adventure racing” title promises to be “fast, fun, and family-friendly.” The game ...  

Highland Games

Wisconsin Highland Games, Tomatomania and more Midwest events

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Aug 13, 2018
Here are some of the more interesting events, deals, websites and other travel tidbits that have come across our desk recently: •Celtic culture is the star Aug. 31-Sept. 2 when the Wisconsin Highland Games are held in Waukesha. Scotland, Britain, Wales ...  

Mountain Climbing

Mountain Climbing Diplomacy

Tufts NowTufts Now - Aug 8, 2018
Fred Ptucha, A65, has summited many mountains around the world to promote peace. But his latest climb tested his commitment to international good will more than any before it. “We've never had the countries so at odds,” Ptucha said, describing his July ...  

Horse Racing

Arlington Million 2018 odds, contenders, lineup: Horse racing legend who nailed Triple Crown races makes picks

CBSSports.comCBSSports.com - Aug 11, 2018
Before you lock in your 2018 Arlington Million picks, you need to see what horse racing legend Hammerin' Hank Goldberg has to say. If you put $50 on Hammerin' Hank Goldberg's Preakness picks last year, you would have won well over $11,000. You'd be ...  

Camel Racing

Government keen to promote camel racing in Saudi Arabia

Arab NewsArab News - Aug 7, 2018
Government keen to promote camel racing in Saudi Arabia. Participants are invited to submit their registration applications from Aug. 4 via www.cpcf.scrf.sa (SPA). Updated 08 August 2018. Arab News. August 07, 2018 23:22. 352 ...  


Jersey Shore towns with swimming bans anxiously await latest bacteria tests

NJ.comNJ.com - Aug 16, 2018
All beaches in Seaside Heights were closed today for swimmers, but residents and tourists were able to get on the beach for free. (Sophie Nieto-Munoz | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com). Sophie Nieto-Munoz | For NJ.com. By Sophie Nieto-Munoz | NJ Advance ...  


European Championships: Neill caps rowing return with silver in men's four

The GuardianThe Guardian - Aug 4, 2018
European Championships: Neill caps rowing return with silver in men's four. • Adam Neill spent three years in rehab after back surgeries • Women's eight also win silver for Great Britain. Mark Woods at Strathclyde County Park. Sat 4 Aug 2018 10.32 EDT ...  


Rowing: Gmelin and Borch are Euros' golden rowing gladiators

WSAU NewsWSAU News - Aug 5, 2018
Gmelin, who has become the dominant force in the gladitorial world of single sculling, lifted the world title last year and has continued her magnificent form in an unbeaten 2018 season. The 28-year-old was again in a different class to her rivals ...  

Wind Surfing

Blue-green algae found at Oxford beach

CT PostCT Post - Aug 8, 2018
Swimming, wading, water skiing, jet skiing and wind surfing can pose high risk for contact with the tainted water and should be restricted at the Jackson Cove Beach Park, the agency said. Boating activities with limited water contact can pose a ...  

Kite Surfing

Opinion today: A kite surfing banker takes over Goldman

Financial TimesFinancial Times - Jul 21, 2018
David Solomon, who was tapped to take over Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, is best known outside the firm as an unconventional executive who likes to kite surf, buy expensive wine and take a turn as a DJ, write Laura Noonan and Ben McLannahan in a profile ...  

Scuba Diving

Try This Chris Scuba Diving

My PanhandleMy Panhandle - Aug 17, 2018
This week Chris went into the water at Gulf Coast State College to experience scuba diving for the first time. So with snorkling you just jump in the water with the mask and snorkel and go, but with the scuba diving there is a lot more to it. We begin ...  

Cave Diving

Where to go caving or cave diving in Malaysia

Star2.comStar2.com - Aug 13, 2018
If the thrill of caving or spelunking – or cave diving – appeals to you, here are some places that you can check out in Malaysia. 1 Batu Maloi, Negri Sembilan. This wet cave is located in the Tampin Forest Reserve in Negri Sembilan. You'll need to trek ...  


New Freediving Center Unveiled On Curaçao

DeeperBlue.comDeeperBlue.com - Aug 9, 2018
Walid Boudhiaf has announced his new freediving center on idyllic Curaçao. Oceanquest Curaçao has launched in collaboration with the local freediving Facebook community Freediving Curaçao. Curaçao offer great conditions for freediving, with warm water ...  


This Might Be the Most Psychedelic Snorkeling Experience in the World

Coastal LivingCoastal Living - Aug 8, 2018
One of the latest “Bucket List Experiences” to be added to this private island resort's repertoire, Fluoro Snorkeling takes guests on a post-sunset excursion to the area's stunning coral reefs. Equipped with special gear, adventurers are able to see ...  


The Latest: Officials say rafting group appears to be safe

San Francisco ChronicleSan Francisco Chronicle - Aug 14, 2018
BLOOMSBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on heavy rains in Pennsylvania (all times local):. 11:25 p.m.. Emergency officials say they are fairly confident Monday evening that a group of rafters is safe after a report that they were missing on Lehigh River.  


Global Kiteboarding Equipment Market Analysis & Forecasts 2018-2022, With an Expected CAGR of 9.65 ...

Financial CounselorBusiness Wire (press release) - Aug 7, 2018
The analysts forecast the global kiteboarding equipment market to grow at a CAGR of 9.65% during the period 2018-2022. Kiteboarding is a surface water sport combining aspects of wakeboarding, windsurfing, surfing, paragliding, and gymnastics into one ...  

Water Skiing

Water Skiing Event Rained Out, Participants Enjoy Cookout Instead

wnep.comwnep.com - Aug 11, 2018
SCOTT TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- The wet weather kept some water skiers on dry land in Lackawanna County. That didn't stop them from having fun though. Individual Abilities in Motion is a group that allows people who use wheelchairs to take part in sports and ...  

Whitewater Kayaking

Wet Planet offers whitewater kayaking courses in Washington and Oregon

KING5.comKING5.com - Aug 14, 2018
Extreme Jose decided to give whitewater kayaking a try, with a little help of course. Wet Planet helps train and prepare people for whitewater kayaking. They pride themselves on having an experienced staff and the best equipment. They are located in ...  

Whitewater Rafting

Search-and-rescue for rafters highlights risks of whitewater excursions

Allentown Morning CallAllentown Morning Call - Aug 14, 2018
“No one who works the river professionally, no one wants to not know where their guests are,” said Conrad Flynn, a river guide whose employer, Whitewater Rafting Adventures of Nesquehoning, was at the center of a harrowing search-and-rescue operation ...  

Sailboat Racing

SDYC hosts largest Beneteau Cup in the world

Sail World (press release)Sail World (press release) - Aug 15, 2018
In a way, we never intended this to be the case, but we like to see it as we're helping to build sailboat racing in San Diego. It's a family-friendly, low key race that can give you the confidence to keep going," explained Beneteau Cup Co-Chair Rick Day.  

Boat Building

Meet Your Neighbor: Wes Blazer keeps local boat-building tradition afloat

Fremont News MessengerFremont News Messenger - Aug 7, 2018
PORT CLINTON - Every once in a while, an older gentleman — one of the many locals who once worked at the former Matthews Boat Company — will wander into Weatherly Boat Works and ask owner Wes Blazer what he's doing in there. Blazer, standing ...  


Long-Range Cruising Aboard a Power Catamaran
Boating Magazine (press release) - Aug 17, 2018

If you're supposed to keep your friends close and your enemies closer, where are you supposed to keep family? For brothers-in-law David Jenkins and Blake Eder, the answer was as close as possible. For most of 10,000 nautical miles, from Alaska to ...  

Alpine Skiing

Waterville Valley Resort to Host US Alpine Skiing Championship Next Year

New Hampshire Public RadioNew Hampshire Public Radio - Aug 16, 2018
The International Ski Federation has selected New Hampshire's Waterville Valley Resort to host U.S. Alpine ski championships in 2019 and 2021. The resort hosted the World Cup in 1991. But Waterville says this winter's championship could draw an even ...  

Cross Country Skiing

Cross Country or Nordic Skiing

Iowa Public TelevisionIowa Public Television - Aug 8, 2018
When winter weather cooperates there is no more adventurous outdoor endeavor than cross country skiing. Thankfully, many Iowa parks are ready and waiting to deliver perfectly groomed trails for cross country skiers.  

Nordic Skiing

Cross Country or Nordic Skiing

Iowa Public TelevisionIowa Public Television - Aug 8, 2018
When winter weather cooperates there is no more adventurous outdoor endeavor than cross country skiing. Thankfully, many Iowa parks are ready and waiting to deliver perfectly groomed trails for cross country skiers.  


Skijoring Is Winter's Wildest Sport. Here's How to Do It

BloombergBloomberg - Jan 12, 2018
Consider skijoring, the art of skiing while towed by rope at breakneck speed by horse or dog. Or as we like to think of it: the best winter pastime you never knew existed. It may not an Olympic sport—the closest it got was a demonstration at the 1928 ...  

Ice Hockey

Jan named as new Slovenian ice hockey coach after Kopitar's swift exit

Insidethegames.bizInsidethegames.biz - Aug 7, 2018
The Ice Hockey Federation of Slovenia have appointed Ivo Jan as the new head coach of the senior men's team after Matjaz Kopitar left after only a month. Jan has signed a one-season deal with the option for a second year. His hiring comes after Kopitar ...  


Gray Thompson: Co-Founder, Marketing & Filmmaker, United Shapes – Snowboarding's 30 under 30

Transworld SNOWboardingTransworld SNOWboarding - Aug 3, 2018
However, when it comes to Gray, the age-old cliché truly does speak volumes–there are simply very few people out there that embody the DIY ethos of snowboarding as completely. When Gray wasn't happy with the status-quo of snowboarding films, ...  


02/25 Snowshoeing Around the Preserve 1 PM

Talk of the SoundTalk of the Sound - Aug 8, 2018
Good morning. Here is today's Talk of the Sound Weather Report. PM Thunderstorms today! With a high of 90F and a lo… https://t.co/CrWPMJy5fB 13 hours 58 min ago. After Second Resignation in 3 Weeks, New Rochelle BOE Bars Mention of Reggie ...  

Ski Jumping

Olympians from Norge Ski Club inducted into American Ski Jumping Hall of Fame

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Aug 6, 2018
The three members of the Norge Ski Club in Fox River Grove who represented the United States at this year's Winter Olympics in South Korea have been inducted into the American Ski Jumping Hall of Fame. Mike Glasder, 29, of Cary, Casey Larson, 19, ...  

Speed Skating

Speed Skating Canada hires Dutch coach Geert Kuiper

CBC.caCBC.ca - Aug 10, 2018
Dutch speed skating coach Geert Kuiper has joined Canada's long-track team as a technical coach advisor. Kuiper coached team pursuit squads and mass start skaters in The Netherlands, the dominant country in long-track speed skating, from 2014 to 2018.  


Yellowstone opens permit process for 2018-19 snowmobiling season
Buckrail - Jul 26, 2018

JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Yellowstone authorities announced they will begin taking permit applications beginning August 1 for those interested in snowmobiling in the park for the 2018-19 winter season. Beginning Wednesday, August 1, people may apply to ...  

Figure Skating

Florence Senior wins US Figure Skating Association National Showcase

Ravalli RepublicRavalli Republic - Aug 8, 2018
“Gold level is what U.S. Figure skating calls it in their testing,” Harvey Hergett said. “He's a gold medalist – they have to test in front of judges to reach the gold level in different categories. 'Moves in the Field' is foot work and edgework. You ...  

Freestyle Skiing

Freestyle skiing

Channel NewsAsiaChannel NewsAsia - Aug 8, 2018
REUTERS: Maxime Dufour-Lapointe, the eldest of three freestyle skiing sisters who competed at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, announced her retirement from the Canadian moguls team on Wednesday. Dufour-Lapointe represented Canada at 104 World Cup ...  

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