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Art auction raises over $21000 for Houghton Michigan Skatepark - UPMatters.com

Aggressive Skating - 2 hours 45 min ago

Art auction raises over $21000 for Houghton Michigan Skatepark
UPMatters.com
Direct donations should be made on the Houghton Michigan Skatepark page on the crowdfunding site Patronicity. The crowdfunding deadline is June 9, 2017. Houghton Michigan Skatepark appreciates the enthusiasm, generosity and support of the ...

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Dutch 'Flo' Traffic System Lets Cyclists Avoid Stopping - CityLab

Cycling & Cyclists - 5 hours 39 min ago

CityLab

Dutch 'Flo' Traffic System Lets Cyclists Avoid Stopping
CityLab
“Our mission is to make cycling more fun, and for that reason we looked for a playful way to help cyclists,” says Jan-Paul de Beer, the chief of Springlab, a Utrecht-based innovation company that designed Flo. “We chose animals because a hare and a ...

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Scarponi to be buried in his cycling kit - Cyclingnews.com

Cycling & Cyclists - 6 hours 11 min ago

Cyclingnews.com

Scarponi to be buried in his cycling kit
Cyclingnews.com
I've lost a son, but I'm thinking of him too,” Scarponi's father, Giacomo, said. Tributes have been paid to Scarponi from the world of cycling. His old teammate Vincenzo Nibali dedicated his Tour of Croatia win to Scarponi's memory and to his twin sons ...
Tan Lines: Will the next time be me?SBS (blog)
Italian cycling champion Michele Scarponi killed in road accidenteuronews
Cycling Champ Hit by Van, KilledNewser
Eurosport.com -BBC Sport -SkySports -T.co
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Roadwork causes detours for cyclists in San Miguel - KSBY San Luis Obispo News

Cycling & Cyclists - 6 hours 29 min ago

KSBY San Luis Obispo News

Roadwork causes detours for cyclists in San Miguel
KSBY San Luis Obispo News
If you are planning to ride your bike through northern San Luis Obispo County Monday, be aware of some detours. Bicyclists will be detoured in San Miguel as CalTrans crews work on a project to improve eight miles of highway. Cyclists headed northbound ...

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Setback over cost of CCTV at skate park recreation ground - Henley Standard

Aggressive Skating - 7 hours 37 min ago

Setback over cost of CCTV at skate park recreation ground
Henley Standard
The town council is considering buying cameras in time for the opening of the new £290,000 skate park in late summer. The move is in response to concerns about antisocial behaviour. ... Meanwhile, the council has agreed to install a water tap near the ...

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Good news for cyclists: You might live longer - Medical News Today

Cycling & Cyclists - 8 hours 58 min ago

Medical News Today

Good news for cyclists: You might live longer
Medical News Today
A recent study published in The BMJ finds that cycling or walking to work reduces the risk of death from all causes, when compared with non-active commuting. The biggest effect was seen in cyclists, so it might be time to get your bike back out of the ...
On your bike: Cycling to work has large health benefitsJapan Today

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Our view: Everyone agrees millennial-friendly Atlantic City should ... - Press of Atlantic City

Aggressive Skating - 10 hours 31 min ago

Our view: Everyone agrees millennial-friendly Atlantic City should ...
Press of Atlantic City
We thought it interesting that when Atlantic City dismantled an ad-hoc skate park on city property a few weeks ago, local politicians reacted strongly, while the ...

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Support builds for £150000 skate park in Moray coastal town - Press and Journal

Aggressive Skating - 12 hours 5 min ago

Press and Journal

Support builds for £150000 skate park in Moray coastal town
Press and Journal
And in order to strengthen their case they set up a temporary skatepark at the town's community centre at the weekend to show the demand. More than 50 youngsters performed tricks on boards and scooters throughout Saturday – only stopping when the ...

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Everyone agrees millennial-friendly Atlantic City should have a skate park - Press of Atlantic City

Skating - 13 hours 7 min ago

Everyone agrees millennial-friendly Atlantic City should have a skate park
Press of Atlantic City
Skaters cobble together grind boxes, ramps and such — typically homemade or salvaged — in lots of places that don't belong to them, knowing sooner or later, they will get taken apart or broken up, or just fall into disrepair. Doing stuff outside ...

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Mississippi Rollergirls in danger of losing team - WLOX

Rollergirls - Sun Apr 23 2017 10:51pm

Mississippi Rollergirls in danger of losing team
WLOX
The Mississippi Rollergirls were the first roller derby team in the state, and they would hate to see the team dissipate. (Image Source: WLOX News). The team has been around for 11 years, but membership is in dire straits. (Image Source: WLOX News).

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Team Femme Fiana wins Roller Derby Championship - Pierce Pioneer

Rollergirls - Sun Apr 23 2017 10:49pm

Team Femme Fiana wins Roller Derby Championship
Pierce Pioneer
It's the last bout, the Femme Fiana's chief leprechaun mascot, proudly waving an Irish flag in his green trousers. The Marauding Molly's purple-skinned, fireball whiskey drinking mascot is screaming “Molly” to the crowd. The game ends at 307-86, over a ...

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Pedal bike tour set to launch in Birmingham - WVTM13

Bicycle Touring - Sun Apr 23 2017 10:37pm

WVTM13

Pedal bike tour set to launch in Birmingham
WVTM13
Harvard University researchers say they've discovered a second parchment copy of the Declaration of Independence. Advertisement. The Boston Globe reported Friday researchers Emily Sneff and Danielle Allen found the copy in a records office in southern ...
Second parchment manuscript copy of Declaration of Independence found — in EnglandThe Boston Globe
A New Parchment Declaration of Independence Surfaces. Head-Scratching Ensues.New York Times
Declaration different from any copy 'we had seen'Harvard Gazette
Phys.Org
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Michele Scarponi dead; Giro d'Italia winner was 37 - Newsday

Giro d'Italia & More - Sun Apr 23 2017 10:17pm

Newsday

Michele Scarponi dead; Giro d'Italia winner was 37
Newsday
Michele Scarponi crosses the finish line of the 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia in Benevento, Italy, on May 28, 2009. Scarponi died Saturday, April 22, 2017 after being hit by a van during training in Filottrano, central Italy. Photo Credit: AP ...

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Cumberland Valley Rail Trail bridge opens with ribbon cutting ceremony - FOX43.com

Trails & Parks - Sun Apr 23 2017 9:50pm

FOX43.com

Cumberland Valley Rail Trail bridge opens with ribbon cutting ceremony
FOX43.com
SHIPPENSBURG TOWNSHIP, Cumberland County, Pa. -- A new bridge in a Cumberland County park is now open for locals to enjoy. The community gathered Sunday for a ribbon-cutting ceremony in honor of the Cumberland Valley Rail Trail bridge and ...

Central Kansas Roller Derby opens season with dominant victory - Hutchinson News

Rollergirls - Sun Apr 23 2017 9:25pm

Central Kansas Roller Derby opens season with dominant victory
Hutchinson News
The 2017 Central Kansas Roller Derby team began their season where the 2016 season ended, in Junction City playing the Stone Cold Foxes. CKRD featured an expanded roster with 4 rookie players and a coaching staff that had shed the interim label.

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Porte to gauge form against Froome at Tour de Romandie - Cyclingnews.com

Tour de France & More - Sun Apr 23 2017 8:48pm

Cyclingnews.com

Porte to gauge form against Froome at Tour de Romandie
Cyclingnews.com
After more than six weeks without competition Richie Porte (BMC Racing) returns to racing on Tuesday at the Tour de Romandie. The race marks the Australian's first head-to-head against Chris Froome (Team Sky) on European soil this season and will offer ...

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Cyclists push for safe lanes around the Public Garden - The Boston ... - The Boston Globe

Cycling & Cyclists - Sun Apr 23 2017 8:00pm

The Boston Globe

Cyclists push for safe lanes around the Public Garden - The Boston ...
The Boston Globe
For over an hour, some 250 cyclists circled the Public Garden, hoping to highlight how treacherous the streets can be.
Cyclists Protest For More Bike Lanes In Boston « CBS BostonCBS Boston / WBZ

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Laura and Jason Kenny set to be named in GB cycling squad - Daily Mail

Cycling & Cyclists - Sun Apr 23 2017 5:34pm

Daily Mail

Laura and Jason Kenny set to be named in GB cycling squad
Daily Mail
Jason and Laura Kenny are set to be named in the latest Great Britain Olympic cycling squad despite Laura revealing only last week that Jason may choose to retire before Tokyo 2020. As Sportsmail revealed last month, the inclusion of Britain's golden ...
British Cycling confirms revised Great Britain Cycling Team squadBritish Cycling

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Active transportation planning continues in Lorain - The Morning Journal

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Sun Apr 23 2017 5:22pm

Active transportation planning continues in Lorain
The Morning Journal
Members of the Lorain Active Transportation Plan Committee, assembed by the Lorain County General Health District, meet April 21, 2017, at the Administration Center of Lorain City Schools. Projected on the rear wall is a draft survey with an ...

St. Petersburg's sidewalks have safety flaws for pedestrians and cyclists - Tampabay.com

Cycling & Cyclists - Sun Apr 23 2017 3:27pm

Tampabay.com

St. Petersburg's sidewalks have safety flaws for pedestrians and cyclists
Tampabay.com
ST. PETERSBURG — A group of advocates for pedestrian safety recently strolled through the city and found themselves dodging distracted drivers, navigating sidewalks that petered out and traversing darkened thoroughfares lacking proper lighting.

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