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Exercise Trend Combines Water Aerobics & A Bit Of Fantasy « CBS ...

CBS MiamiCBS Miami - Nov 15, 2017
SAN DIEGO (CBSMiami) — The latest trend in water aerobics works your core and gives you dose of fantasy at the same time. It's a unique under the sea ...  

American Football

Mexican stand-off: New England Patriots vs. Oakland Raiders
American Football International - Nov 9, 2017

As Week 10 has yet to play out in full it is difficult to fully predict the most likely outcomes of the Patriots-Raiders showdown at Azteca in Mexico City. One thing is certain, the Raider will be much more than the 'listed' home team in this neutral ...  


Best Made Co. brings its $348 axes — and an indoor archery range — to La Brea 'guys gulch'

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times - Nov 10, 2017
Best Made Co., the New York-based purveyor of haute hardware that made a name for itself as the purveyor of $348 axes, has chosen Los Angeles as the home of its second retail store, a 2,700-square-foot space officially opening today that showcases the ...  


Preschoolers get a taste of baseball at sports sampler

Mankato Free PressMankato Free Press - Nov 14, 2017
Bethany Lutheran College softball players Kaylee Mork (in red) and Isabell Lattery teach Judah Fry, 4, how to hold a bat during a softball clinic Monday at the Mankato Family YMCA. The clinic was part of the Preschool Sports Sampler, which teaches 5 ...  


UCLA basketball team returns to LA, with three arrested players still in China

Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times - Nov 12, 2017
UCLA's basketball team returned from Shanghai after its season-opening victory over Georgia Tech on Saturday without the three players ensnared in a legal imbroglio over the alleged theft of designer sunglasses. Freshmen LiAngelo Ball, Jalen Hill and ...  


After 30 years of badminton, I still don't know much, says Gopichand

Times of IndiaTimes of India - Nov 11, 2017
BENGALURU: After spending 30 years in badminton, if there is anything that Pullela Gopichand is certain of is that he still doesn't know much. The chief national coach said he began his badminton career by fluke. "There were no admissions open in ...  

Beach Volleyball

Jensen Beach volleyball loses to Barron Collier in state semifinal

TCPalmTCPalm - Nov 13, 2017
Jensen Beach won the first set Saturday against Barron Collier High School, looking as if it might roll into another state championship game. But Barron Collier rallied to win the next three sets of the Class 7A state semifinal match, advancing to play ...  


Spanish game Bossaball debuts in Navi Mumbai
Times of India - Oct 22, 2017

NAVI MUMBAI: This weekend, some lucky residents of the city got a chance to witness a new game called Bossaball, a Spanish sport-blend of volleyball, football and gymnastics with music. The new game was introduced in the city with local athletes ...  


Avon club sets record for longest play of bocce

WFSBWFSB - Nov 9, 2017
the Prince Thomas of Savoy Club in Avon broke a Guinness world record for longest marathon bocce playing team. (Club photo). AVON, CT (WFSB) -. They played bocce for 32 hours straight back in the spring. Thursday, the Prince Thomas of Savoy Club in ...  

Body Building


Residents: Life Time Fitness plan is too big for neighborhood

Chicago Daily HeraldChicago Daily Herald - Nov 16, 2017
The gulf between Life Time Fitness, which wants to build a large health club at the old Hackney's location at 880 N. Old Rand Road, and the Lake Zurich residents who would have to live near it seemed to be as wide as ever during a meeting of the ...  

Fitness Gym

Tilt game space, fitness gym coming to Valley Mall

Herald-Mail MediaHerald-Mail Media - Nov 2, 2017
Thanks for visiting HeraldMailMedia.com. You're entitled to limited access of articles every 30 days. If you enjoy our site and want full access, we ask you to purchase an affordable subscription. A game studio and fitness facility will move into space ...  


Winston-Salem Journal - Nov 8, 2017

1. James Willard (Wilson Tire 50+) 279; 2. John Wall (Sun. Dbls.) 278; 3. Justin Thornton (AAR Tues. Mix) 277; 4. Jamie Hazlett (Wed. Mix) 258; 5. (tie) Brian Nelson (Vemco), Ernie Jones (Vemco) and Bo Hanlin (AAR Mon. Mix) 257; 8. P.J. Rutherford (Sat.  


Chess teacher appeals to Boulder Valley school board to make it easier to offer after-school classes
Boulder Daily Camera - Nov 8, 2017

Joshua Romero, a national chess master and local chess teacher, is appealing to the Boulder Valley School District to change its policies to make it easier for private instructors to offer after-school classes. Private instructors can rent space in ...  


High-stakes Ashes battle marks Test match cricket rejuvenation

Financial TimesFinancial Times - Nov 17, 2017
One of the world's greatest sporting rivalries will be played out in Brisbane next week when the England and Australia cricket teams face each other in the Ashes, the 135-year-old contest for Test match supremacy. With the teams evenly matched at 32 ...  


Croquet report | Riverine Herald

Riverine HeraldRiverine Herald - Nov 17, 2017
Riverine Herald brings you the latest and breaking news surrounding Croquet report.  


Japanese women qualify for curling world championships

The Japan TimesThe Japan Times - Nov 8, 2017
ERINA, AUSTRALIA – Japan claimed a spot at next March's world women's curling championship on Wednesday, after LS Kitami secured a top-three finish at the ongoing Pacific-Asia Curling Championships. However, Japan's representatives for February's ...  


One Pro Cycling finalise 2018 roster

Cyclingnews.comCyclingnews.com - Nov 10, 2017
British Continental squad One Pro Cycling announced their finalised 2018 roster on Friday. The team will see significant changes for the coming season, with five riders staying on from 2017 and five new signees joining the team, and the promotion of ...  


Dance Break: Rhythm and math form the fundamentals of ...

Daily BruinDaily Bruin - Oct 24, 2017
Dancesport Club at UCLA instructor Taylor Daymude taught cha-cha at the group's first lesson of the quarter. The workshop focused on the fun and flirtatious ...  


Darts World Series Finals 2017: Winner, Prize Money and Reaction

Bleacher ReportBleacher Report - Nov 5, 2017
Michael van Gerwen beat local favourite Gary Anderson 11-6 in the final of the World Series Darts Finals on Sunday to secure a third consecutive title. The Dutchman saw off Rob Cross and Daryl Gurney to reach the final in Glasgow, Scotland, while ...  


Why is President Trump hanging out with Texas A&M's equestrian and track teams?

Dallas News (blog)Dallas News (blog) - Nov 17, 2017
In honor of their recent national championships, Texas A&M's equestrian and men's track and field teams met with President Donald Trump at the White House on Friday. Aggie equestrian took home its 12th national title in April and became the first ...  

Field Hockey

USA Field Hockey Notebook: Tournament schedules, latest FIH rankings and roster changes

LancasterOnlineLancasterOnline - Nov 7, 2017
Three months after the United States women's field hockey team won bronze at the Pan American Cup, the Americans will be back in action Tuesday night. Team USA opens play in the week-long International Festival of Hockey in Melbourne, Australia, ...  

Gaelic Football


Independent.ieIndependent.ie - Nov 15, 2017
Forget about whether you are for or against the International Rules series and consider this: does it teach us anything about Gaelic football that would be helpful ...  

Playing Golf

Japanese prime minister takes a tumble while playing golf with Donald Trump

Yahoo SportsYahoo Sports - Nov 10, 2017
The President was playing golf, uhhhhh-gain, this time in Japan where he paired up with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Apparently Japanese pro Hideki Matsuyama was there, too. Anyway, somewhere along the way at Kasumigaseki Country Club on Sunday ...  


Heslam: Aly Raisman book alleges sexual abuse by USA Gymnastics doc

Boston HeraldBoston Herald - Nov 14, 2017
FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2016, file photo provided by the Michigan Attorney General's office, Michigan sports doctor Larry Nassar is viewed. Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman says she is among the young women sexually abused by former USA Gymnastics team ...  


Goalball silver medalist helps launch sport at Carmel Middle School

Current in Carmel (press release)Current in Carmel (press release) - Nov 15, 2017
Walker has traveled the world as a member of the U.S. men's goalball national team, winning a silver medal in the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio. He joined two other members of the team to visit Carmel Middle School in October to share the sport with a ...  


Former PM Kevin07 Tackles The Handball Court To Show Kids Who's Boss

LADbibleLADbible - Nov 8, 2017
Say what you want about his policies, his leadership, his battle with Julia Gillard or anything else to do with his time in parliament, it's hard to argue against the idea that he's the best politician at handball. The pool for potential rivals is ...  


Two-time All-Ireland winner Kevin Martin is the new Offaly hurling boss

Independent.ieIndependent.ie - Nov 8, 2017
His Tullamore clubmate Damian Fox has been appointed as the coach with Aidan Hanrahan coming on board as selector. He previously managed Tullamore to a county title in 2009 after a 46-year wait and led Westmeath to Christy Ring Cup success in the ...  

Jai Alai

Cigar City Brewing Unveils Refreshed Logo Set & 2018 Distribution Calendar
TheFullPint.com - Nov 17, 2017

Cigar City Brewing's beer, including award-winning Jai Alai IPA, is now available in twelve states encompassing Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Colorado and Utah.  


100 Women: Korfball

BBC NewsBBC News - Oct 26, 2017
Korfball, invented at the beginning of the 20th century, is described as the only true mixed-gender ball game. The rules of the game mean the children in this school sports hall in Brazil are encouraged to play together. "I really like it because you ...  

Bmx Racing

BMX racing is rad and totally back - CNN

CNNCNN - Oct 20, 2017
Since its heyday in the 1980s, BMX has grown up. It's now in the Olympics. Bike and track design is cutting edge. It's also family friendly. But still rad.  

Formula One

F1 news: Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel dig made by Formula One hopeful Lando Norris

Express.co.ukExpress.co.uk - Nov 6, 2017
FORMULA ONE hopeful Lando Norris appears to have hinted he prefers Sebastian Vettel to Lewis Hamilton. By Jack Otway. PUBLISHED: 18:04, Mon, Nov 6, 2017 | UPDATED: 18:05, Mon, Nov 6, 2017 ...  


Former NFL players work on NASCAR pit crews for Homestead ...

Miami HeraldMiami Herald - Nov 15, 2017
Nate Bolling and Shannon Myers, who each spent time with the Miami Dolphins, found a second career after the NFL when they joined NASCAR pit crews.  

Drag Racing

St. Louis father charged in drag-racing crash that ejected 2-year-old son from car

STLtoday.comSTLtoday.com - Nov 6, 2017
ST. LOUIS • Prosecutors on Monday charged a St. Louis man in an alleged drag-racing crash that ejected his 2-year-old son from his car, critically injuring the boy. Nathaniel Robinson was charged with child endangerment in an alleged drag-racing crash ...  

Drag Car

Fiat Chrysler sending 840-horsepower Dodge Demon 'drag car' to ...

USA TODAYSacramento Bee - Nov 12, 2017
Fiat Chrysler has “unleashed” its 840-horsepower 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, which goes 0-60 mph in 2.3 seconds and has a 6.20-liter Hemi V8 ...  


NHRA Friday qualifying results from season finale at Pomona

AutoweekAutoweek - Nov 11, 2017
Top Fuel title contender Brittany Force piloted her Monster Energy dragster to the quickest pass in Auto Club Raceway at Pomona history during qualifying at the 53rd annual Auto Club NHRA Finals. Jack Beckman (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and ...  

Funny Cars

Re-creations of Doug Thorley's Historical Funny Cars

Hot Rod NetworkHot Rod Network - Oct 25, 2017
In what is both an important tribute and a valid real-time glimpse into drag racing's history, Illinois-based drag racing proponent Paul Brown is providing fans with something very special. Over the past four years, Brown—a member of the founding ...  

Top Fuel Dragster

Late-season run catapults Brittany Force to the top of Top Fuel class

ESPNESPN - Nov 16, 2017
Brittany Force planned to become a school teacher, but she left the classroom at the starting line when her father "tricked" her into taking an NHRA Top Fuel dragster for a run after she received her undergraduate degree. Such was the humble beginning ...  

Motorcycle Racing

Endurance Is Motorcycle Racing's Last Open Frontier

Sport Rider MagazineSport Rider Magazine - Nov 13, 2017
Behind the rental-car counter at Osaka's Kansai International Airport, the young Japanese employee asks, “Are you attending the 8 Hours?” After replying that I am (and noting that I have no clothing that designates me as being involved in motorcycles), ...  


Monster Energy Joins with Star Racing/Yamaha

Transworld MotocrossTransworld Motocross - Nov 14, 2017
Cypress, CA – November 14, 2017 – Monster Energy, a long-time sponsor of Yamaha's racing teams around the globe, has signed on as a title sponsor for Star Racing's Supercross and motocross team for 2018. The official team name is Monster ...  

Go Kart

You can own this Ferrari go-kart for $30000

CNBCCNBC - Nov 10, 2017
As the holidays near, what do you buy for the millionaire friend who already has a Ferrari? A miniature version of their favorite ride, perhaps. Source: CNBC. This shrunken sports car, as featured on an episode of CNBC's "Secret Lives of the Super Rich ...  


Major netball boost for Ipswich

The Queensland TimesThe Queensland Times - Nov 14, 2017
The championships, from July 7-10, will be contested by age groups from 12 and under to 15 and under. The Doris Howes courts at Limestone Park will come alive with two age groups playing matches in the morning and two in the afternoon. Netball ...  


Pickleball, anyone? Tournament coming to Casa Grande!

ABC15 ArizonaABC15 Arizona - Nov 10, 2017
CASA GRANDE, AZ - Have you ever heard of Pickleball? It's been around since the 1960s; but what is it? It's a cross between tennis, badminton and table tennis. It's played with something that looks likes a whiffle ball and wood paddles. "You an ...  

Pocket Billiards

Robert E. Baird

Perry County TribunePerry County Tribune - Oct 25, 2017
Bob was a very gifted pocket billiards player. He started playing at the old Y.M.C.A. in Newark at the age of eight. Between the ages of 15 and 18, he was playing many of the best pool players locally and throughout Ohio. He also played in Texas ...  


Steve Carson's Outdoors: Mandatory boater cards phase-in begins in January
Chico Enterprise-Record - Nov 17, 2017

Courses will be offered at the following locations/websites: US Sailing/US Powerboating, Boat US Foundation, US Power Squadron, Boatsmart!, Boat Tests, 101Boat, EdBoater Exam America, US Coast Guard Auxiliary, California Division of Boating and ...  


Mike Grimm swapped football for powerlifting, but some voids can't be replaced

Pittsburgh Post-GazettePittsburgh Post-Gazette - Nov 6, 2017
He chose Pitt, the place he still calls his “dream school” nearly a year after walking away from his sport and into a new, even more appropriate venture: powerlifting, a sport in which participants lift as much weight as possible for just one repetition.  


Australia beat Samoa in Rugby League World Cup quarter-final – as it happened

The GuardianThe Guardian - Nov 17, 2017
Australia beat Samoa in Rugby League World Cup quarter-final – as it happened. Kangaroos advance with 46-0 win in Darwin; Valentine Holmes scores five as hosts ease into semi-finals. Updated. Valentine Holmes touches down to score a try for Australia ...  


Gold Coast certainly agrees with Chris Waller-trained Shaolin Kungfu

Gold Coast BulletinGold Coast Bulletin - Oct 20, 2017
Shaolin Kungfu won a Doomben Maiden (1660m) at Doomben on October 4 with Robbie Fradd in the saddle and will line up again today in the Attwood Marshall Lawyers Class 2 (1400m) at the Gold Coast from barrier six. “This is the whole purpose of the ...  


7 Types of Squash You Need to Know About

Bon AppetitBon Appetit - Nov 8, 2017
Squash is quite a wide field though, with just as many superstars as there are underdogs. Sure, you might know butternut squash, but what about kabocha? Or delicata? It's time you took a minute to get to know the whole team. Here are our favorite types ...  


Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng Leads Fleet South

Scuttlebutt Sailing NewsScuttlebutt Sailing News - Nov 10, 2017
(November 10, 2017; Leg 2, Day 6) – Charles Caudrelier's Dongfeng Race Team were putting on a display of straight-line speed sailing on Friday as the Volvo Ocean Race fleet bore down on the Doldrums. The Chinese-flagged team had eked out a narrow ...  


Men's Soccer Falls in MAC Tournament Semifinal

SIUE Cougars Official Athletic SiteSIUE Cougars Official Athletic Site - Nov 10, 2017
KALAMAZOO, Mich. – SIUE men's soccer's 2017 season came to an end Friday in the semifinals of the Mid-American Conference tournament at the WMU Soccer Complex. The third-seeded Cougars dropped a 2-1 double overtime decision to No. 7 Akron.  

Table Tennis

Sid and Nandan Naresh display table tennis skills

WGN-TVWGN-TV - Nov 7, 2017
Young professional table tennis players, Sid, and his brother Nandan Naresh, play a game of table tennis with the morning news crew. On Thursday, November, 9th, the two brothers will be attending the Jackson Chance Foundation's 5th annual Playing it ...  


Raleigh lacks enough tennis courts for growing number of players, association says

WRAL.comWRAL.com - Nov 16, 2017
Raleigh, N.C. — The number of tennis players in the Triangle is booming, from 5,000 players 20 years ago to more than 15,000 local players, according to the Raleigh Tennis Association. The booming number of tennis players are having a hard time ...  


BYU Women's Volleyball: Cougars on pace for another NCAA ...

Daily HeraldDaily Herald - Nov 16, 2017
The ninth-ranked BYU women's volleyball team needs two wins this week to keep pace with San Diego for the West Coast Conference title. Both teams have ...  


Photos: Walnut defeats Temple City 13-10 Semifinal Waterpolo
The San Gabriel Valley Tribune - Nov 9, 2017

Walnut's Kyle Green (C) reacts after scoring against Temple City in the second half of a semifinal waterpolo match at Diamond Bar High School in Diamond Bar, Calif., on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. Walnut won 13-10. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena ...  


THE CHALKBOARD: Local athletes win world racquetball titles

Petaluma Argus CourierPetaluma Argus Courier - Nov 15, 2017
(1 of 4) MICHELE GOCHBERG PHOTO Sonoma Mountain students, along with a future student, welcomed veterans for a special Veteran's Day celebration.  


Blackpool trampolining boy's family faces council fine threat

BBC NewsBBC News - Nov 10, 2017
A trampolining teenager's family has been warned they could face a £2,000 fine after a neighbour complained about the boy's behaviour. The mother received a warning letter from Blackpool Council following complaints about her 13-year-old son bouncing ...  

Weight Lifting

Fit Active Sports Weight Lifting Gloves Review

BarBend (blog)BarBend (blog) - Nov 7, 2017
We put the Fit Active Sports Weight Lifting Glove through a variety of tests to see how they perform for multiple types of athlete.  

Wheelchair Basketball

Wheelchair basketball tourney, adaptive sports expo this weekend

Arizona Daily StarArizona Daily Star - Nov 11, 2017
“The sport of wheelchair basketball is very unique and fast-paced and exciting. It is a great sport and people love it. People should come out and see who these athletes are and all that they can do. They will be very entertained,” said Mia Hansen ...  


Women Assaulted While Jogging On San Bruno Mountain Trail ...

Patch.comPatch.com - Nov 8, 2017
SAN BRUNO, CA -- Authorities are investigating two incidents where a woman was reportedly assaulted while jogging along a trail at the San Bruno Mountain ...  


Runner in NYC Marathon came in 50624th place

New York PostNew York Post - Nov 11, 2017
One New Yorker took her lateness habit to a whole new level last Sunday. She was the final timed finisher in Sunday's New York City Marathon. Crossing the finish line at 7:49 p.m. with a time of 8:44:21, Angela Wint, 44, strode in after 50,623 others ...  


Chef to compete in 50-mile ultramarathon to raise money for charity

Pittsburgh Post-GazettePittsburgh Post-Gazette - Nov 7, 2017
Derek Stevens and his wife, Marie, didn't think too much of the high-pitched, kitten-like cries coming from their newborn daughter on a cold February day eight years ago. Helena had been born early, after all, and was so tiny — she weighed less than 5 ...  


Norma Bastidas Overcame a Lifetime of Sexual Abuse to Beat a World Triathlon Record

coveteur.comcoveteur.com - Nov 8, 2017
In 2014, Norma broke the world triathlon record for longest route when, over 65 days, she ran, biked, and swam from Cancun, Mexico, to Washington, DC, covering a major human trafficking route. Her journey was the subject of the documentary Be ...  


FIG Parkour Commission holds very constructive first meeting
Around the Rings - Nov 9, 2017

The FIG Parkour Commission held its first meeting in Lausanne (SUI) Tuesday and Wednesday under the direction of Commission President David Belle, who was able to measure the communal willingness to work to develop the sport that he himself founded ...  


Newcastle entrepreneur freerunning to success

BdailyBdaily - Nov 1, 2017
A North-East businessman who hated the idea of working in a traditional nine to five job is now freerunning his way to success. Craig Cheel, from Fenham, Newcastle, launched Apeuro Parkour and Freerunning in 2012 after picking up jobs teaching parkour ...  


People in Business for Sunday, Nov. 5

The Bozeman Daily ChronicleThe Bozeman Daily Chronicle - Nov 5, 2017
Barbara do Amaral recently received certification on ChiRunning and ChiWalking techniques that support pain-free running. The intensive training program provided education and certification on a revolutionary technique developed by world renowned ...  

Adventure Racing

Need more bikes, trails and rivers in your life? Try adventure racing

MyStatesman.comMyStatesman.com - Oct 29, 2017
October seemed like a fine time to try a night adventure race. Besides, Austin-based Too Cool Adventure Racing, which has staged gritty, no-frills races at parks and camps around Central Texas for 13 years, has been nudging me to participate for a decade.  

Highland Games

Celtic Music Festival and Scottish Highland Games offer fun and music this weekend

The Sun HeraldThe Sun Herald - Nov 10, 2017
Haggis, hammer throws and Highland Reign are just a few of the attractions offered this weekend when the Celtic Music Festival and Scottish Highland Games come to the Harrison County Fairgrounds. The event is presented by the Highlands and Islands ...  

Mountain Climbing

Chris Weidner: Climbing legend Fred Beckey passes away
Boulder Daily Camera - Nov 14, 2017

He was living the most prolific and exploratory mountain climbing career of all time. Chris Weidner Wicked Gravity. On Oct. 30, Fred Beckey passed away at his home in Seattle. He was 94 years old. "Fred is without a doubt the most accomplished climber ...  

Horse Racing

Unique Bella pointing to The La Brea
Horse Racing Nation (blog) - Nov 8, 2017

She grew up riding, showing, and training Arabians.The great Curlin brought her into horse racing and the celebrated filly, Rachel Alexandra, solidified her love of the sport, with its tradition, steeped in history. An amateur handicapper who had ...  

Camel Racing

Camel racing warms up China's remote desert area
Xinhua - Nov 14, 2017

HOHHOT, China, Nov. 14 (Xinhua) -- Leading two camels by their halters to a nearby lake in the Tengger Desert of Alxa League, northern China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, the 52-year-old Enkebator planned to give them a bath as rewards for their ...  


Iowa State swimming and diving gets ready for their first Big 12 meet

Iowa State DailyIowa State Daily - Nov 9, 2017
After beating Nebraska-Omaha two weekends ago, members of the Iowa State swimming and diving team are going to face the challenges of two teams on Friday: TCU and South Dakota. Friday's meet is different compared to former meets. Three teams are ...  


The man behind Ireland's success has been shortlisted for World Rowing Coach of the Year

The42The42 - Nov 14, 2017
IRELAND COACH DOMINIC Casey has been shortlisted for 2017 World Rowing Coach of the Year. The man who coached Paul and Gary O'Donovan to a silver medal in Rio last summer oversaw more glittering success on the water this year and has been ...  


Lotman Challenge Winners Named at Head of the Schuylkill; Mueller, Graves Win $9k Each

row2k.comrow2k.com - Nov 1, 2017
"I'd say they are pretty similar, but even more than the pair I think sculling required a little bit more focus, especially coming from sweep and then going into sculling with two oars. Having this one hand that doesn't really know what to do was ...  

Wind Surfing

Northwave Sails sews up success

Dalles ChronicleDalles Chronicle - Nov 7, 2017
#That principle has helped the wind surfing business deal with turbulent flow as the wind-based water sport industry changed over the last 30 years. #Northwave Sails got its start in the early 1980s in the Seattle area, focused on making windsurfing sails.  

Kite Surfing

Surfing with a hydrofoil taking off on Sydney beaches

Daily TelegraphDaily Telegraph - Nov 9, 2017
Mr Messenger, a former windsurfing and kite surfing champion from Palm Beach, said he's sold around 50 on the peninsula over the past year. Mr Messenger with his hydrofoil surfboards at Collaroy. “It's becoming more and more of a regular occurrence ...  

Scuba Diving

Five Things Movies Get Completely Wrong about Scuba Diving

TVOvermindTVOvermind - Nov 9, 2017
Hollywood has been fascinated with diving since its inception, but as with anything that Hollywood gets a hold of the sport is never quite pictured right. Maybe it's the need to constantly add things in to the mix that just don't fit or maybe it's ...  

Cave Diving

Sheikh Hamdan's seriously inspiring us to take the plunge and try cave diving

Emirates WomanEmirates Woman - Nov 5, 2017
However HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is rather close to convincing us to consider a dip. The Crown Prince of Dubai is a keen sportsman who's tried his hand at everything from sky-diving and spartan races to horse riding and ...  


OCEANER Debuts New Competition Freediving Wetsuit At DEMA Show 2017

DeeperBlue.comDeeperBlue.com - Nov 6, 2017
If you're a serious, competitive freediver and in the marked for a new wetsuit, you may want to give the folks at OCEANER a call. They've got a wetsuit — working title the “Super Comp” — that's so new the Canadian company hasn't finalized its price yet.  


Snorkeling at Disney's Aulani Resort | fox5sandiego.com

fox5sandiego.comfox5sandiego.com - Nov 7, 2017
You can win an unforgettable dream vacation for four at Disney's Aulani Resort on the beautiful shores of Ko Olina, Hawaii.  


Rafting in Morocco, finding the world's best bars and more

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Oct 27, 2017
Whitewater rafting might be the last things you'd expect to find there, but ROAM Adventures will change your mind with its tour Morocco — Rivers, Mountains & Deserts. The 12-day/11-night outing begins April 8, in Marrakech before quickly heading to ...  


Kai Lenny's Kiteboard vs. Yellowstone River Rapids

Red BullRed Bull - Nov 6, 2017
RedBull.com: Kiteboarding on the Yellowstone River. Where'd that idea even come from? Kai Lenny: The idea was to do something that hadn't been done before. So with the idea of utilizing the power of the wind — with my kite — in order to do something ...  

Water Skiing

Water Skiing Without Spotters Passes Wisconsin Legislature

U.S. News & World ReportU.S. News & World Report - Nov 9, 2017
Water Skiing Without Spotters Passes Wisconsin Legislature. Water skiing without a spotter would be legal in Wisconsin under a bill sent to Gov. Scott Walker. Nov. 9, 2017, at 6:39 p.m.. Water Skiing Without Spotters Passes Wisconsin Legislature ...  

Whitewater Kayaking

Here's 8 Minutes of Carnage From One of the Gnarliest Whitewater Races on the Planet

TheInertia.comTheInertia.com - Nov 8, 2017
With whitewater kayaking designer Shane Benedict hosting the video, the safety crew on the banks of the river was all strapped in and ready to make the perfect rescue. While France's Eric Deguil won for the men and local girl Adriene Levknecht ...  

Whitewater Rafting

WV congressional delegation opposes plan to wet New River 'Dries'

Charleston Gazette-MailCharleston Gazette-Mail - Nov 11, 2017
During the FERC's public review process for the dam's reauthorization, which began five years ago, area outfitters sought a study to look into the possibility of the dam providing a series of scheduled releases to accommodate whitewater rafting in the ...  

Sailboat Racing

Gig Harbor Yacht Club celebrates milestone LeMans race

The News TribuneThe News Tribune - Nov 16, 2017
“Normally, sailboat racing boats are under sail and maneuvering before the start of the race and then they all try to cross the starting line close to the same time,” explained Gray. In the LeMans start, boats start at anchor with sails down. “When the ...  

Boat Building

Kenya craftsmen to build boat out of plastic waste

ReutersReuters - Nov 10, 2017
I hope that this project will allow the ancient skills of boat building to live on, by shifting from ever-scarce wood to plastic,” Morrison told Reuters. Plastic pollution is a growing global problem, with patches of sea larger than some countries ...  


U.S. Coast Guard Rescue Boaters After 48-foot Catamaran Catches ...

SpaceCoastDaily.comSpaceCoastDaily.com - Nov 16, 2017
The Coast Guard rescued two boaters Wednesday after their vessel caught fire on the Indian River near Titusville.  

Alpine Skiing

Winter Olympics 2018: Alpine Skiing Schedule

Sports IllustratedSports Illustrated - Nov 9, 2017
Alpine skiing at the Winter Olympics consists of six main events, divided by gender, and a seventh mixed-gender event. Also known as downhill skiing, alpine skiing consists of four disciplines: slalom, giant slalom, super giant slalom and downhill ...  

Cross Country Skiing

At Tahoe, they're off and skiing after early dusting of snow
San Francisco Chronicle - Nov 8, 2017

But Chapman said those aging skiers are turning to another snow sport — Nordic or cross-country skiing. “We are seeing a resurgence among the aging population on the cross-country and Nordic side,” Chapman said, adding that Tahoe is well positioned to ...  

Nordic Skiing

VIDEO: Prime time arrives for Nordic skiing on Rabbit Ears Pass near Steamboat

Steamboat Pilot & TodaySteamboat Pilot & Today - Nov 7, 2017
It was 24 years ago that Dave Mark, inspired the Routt County Nordic community and officials of the Hahn's Peak Ranger District of the Routt National Forest to create an early-season, cross country ski trail on Rabbit Ears Pass, that often provides the ...  


Rebecca Farm to Host Skijoring Competition

Flathead BeaconFlathead Beacon - Nov 5, 2017
“Many folks associate Rebecca Farm with eventing in the summer, so we're thrilled to try something new, and bring a different kind of sporting event to Rebecca Farm in the winter,” Sarah Broussard with Rebecca Farm said. “Not only is skijoring a unique ...  

Ice Hockey

2018 Winter Olympics: Ice Hockey Schedule

Sports IllustratedSports Illustrated - Nov 9, 2017
Ice Hockey at the 2018 Winter Olympics consists of 12 Men's teams and 8 Women's teams. Each team can carry a maximum of 22 players and three goaltenders on their roster and up to five players may skate on the ice at one time (goaltender is usually ...  


2018 Winter Olympics: Snowboard Schedule

Sports IllustratedSports Illustrated - Nov 9, 2017
Snowboarding at the 2018 Winter Olympics will consist of five men's events and five women's events. Parallel Giant Slalom requires two athletes to depart simultaneously at two courses, which are installed in parallel. The athlete who comes down faster ...  


Ski Jumping

Tony Stewart loves Olympic curling, ski jumping
USA TODAY - Nov 7, 2017

We're learning a lot of new things about Tony Stewart lately. Dale Earnhardt Jr. recently revealed that the retired NASCAR driver and current team owner has joined the industry's cycling fad - and provided photo evidence - but it turns out that Stewart ...  

Speed Skating

SPEED SKATING/ Japan sets world record in women's team pursuit

Asahi ShimbunAsahi Shimbun - Nov 11, 2017
Photo/Illutration Miho Takagi, Ayana Sato and Nana Takagi, from left, celebrate setting a new world record during the women's team pursuit race of the speed skating World Cup at the Thialf ice rink in Heerenveen, Netherlands, on Nov. 10. (AP Photo).  


Places: Winter nears, as does snowmobile season

Yakima Herald-RepublicYakima Herald-Republic - Nov 9, 2017
The snowmobiling season will be here soon, and I can't wait. If you know riders in other parts of the state, let them know that we have one of the best snowmobiling areas less than 30 miles from downtown Union Gap. A Discover Pass is required to use ...  

Figure Skating

Magnus Carlsen: Chess deserves Olympic priority over esports

OlympicTalk (blog)OlympicTalk (blog) - Nov 17, 2017
Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir will make their NBC Olympic primetime figure skating analyst debuts in PyeongChang. Lipinski, the 1998 Olympic champion, and ...  

Freestyle Skiing

2018 Winter Olympics: Freestyle Skiing Schedule

Sports IllustratedSports Illustrated - Nov 9, 2017
Freestyle skiing at the 2018 Winter Olympics will consist of five men's events and five women's events. Slopestyle takes place on a course composed of various obstacles such as rails, tables, boxes, walls and jumps. Athletes can choose their obstacles ...  

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