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Dover skate park likely to move to Maglaras Park - Foster's Daily Democrat

Aggressive Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 3:45pm

Foster's Daily Democrat

Dover skate park likely to move to Maglaras Park
Foster's Daily Democrat
DOVER — The future of the Dover Skate Park is likely to be at Maglaras Park. At some point, if the waterfront development continues to move forward, the skate park on River Street will be permanently closed to make way for the development planned on ...

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Big skate park development gets underway - Waikato Times

Aggressive Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 3:25pm

Waikato Times

Big skate park development gets underway
Waikato Times
The new skate park, complete with skate bowl, plaza area, footpaths, and carpark, has been designed by RICH Landscapes and is being built by Angus McMillan Concrete. Both have award winning experience in skate park design and build including Bay Skate ...

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Winter Olympics' Elise Christie refusing to back off in 1500m speed skating despite ANOTHER disaster in 500m final - Mirror.co.uk

Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 3:16pm

Mirror.co.uk

Winter Olympics' Elise Christie refusing to back off in 1500m speed skating despite ANOTHER disaster in 500m final
Mirror.co.uk
Winter Olympics' Elise Christie refusing to back off in 1500m speed skating despite ANOTHER disaster in 500m final. Brit disqualified THREE times at the previous Games returns this weekend after falling on last lap of opening event. Share; Comments. By ...
The speed skater who received death threats at the last Winter Olympics just crashed out of another finalBusiness Insider Nordic

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New skate park plans rolling along in Kennebunk - Seacoastonline.com

Aggressive Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 3:15pm

New skate park plans rolling along in Kennebunk
Seacoastonline.com
KENNEBUNK -- The town is one step closer to a new skateboard park after the Skate Park Committee got the nod from the Board of Selectmen to further explore two possible sites. Committee spokesperson Jim Trentalange told selectmen Tuesday that the group ...

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Sen. Inouye to Host Sustainable Transportation Forum - Big Island Now

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Thu Feb 15 2018 2:17pm

Big Island Now

Sen. Inouye to Host Sustainable Transportation Forum
Big Island Now
Sen. Lorraine Inouye, chair of the Senate Committee on Transportation, and Hawai'i Department of Transportation Deputy Director Ed Sniffen will host the next scheduled gathering of the Sustainable Transportation Forum on Thursday, Feb.15, 2018, at 6 p ...

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Glenview speedskater Gehring's Olympic journey challenging and inspiring - Chicago Daily Herald

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Thu Feb 15 2018 1:41pm

Chicago Daily Herald

Glenview speedskater Gehring's Olympic journey challenging and inspiring
Chicago Daily Herald
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea --. When Glenview native and short-track speedskater Lana Gehring earned a bronze medal from the 3,000-meter relay at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, she couldn't wait to add to her collection in Sochi in 2014. Ranked third in the ...

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The world's best speed skater stunned the Olympics with a sluggish performance in the one event that has eluded him - Business Insider

Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 1:41pm

Business Insider

The world's best speed skater stunned the Olympics with a sluggish performance in the one event that has eluded him
Business Insider
Kramer, a Dutch speed skater widely considred the best in the world, was looking for redemption after getting silver in the race in Sochi 2014 and being disqualified in Vancouver 2010 for a lane violation. He's won gold in the 5,000 meter in the last ...
Speed skating: Canada's Bloemen wins 10000m, Kramer fails againReuters
Olympics-Speed skating-Bloemen returns to stun Dutch with gold for CanadaNasdaq
D'Amato: Ultimate prize eludes Netherlands' greatest skater once againMilwaukee Journal Sentinel

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Skating Through an Uncertain World - New York Times

Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 1:34pm

New York Times

Skating Through an Uncertain World
New York Times
Telluride, Colo. — The snow came late to Telluride this year. Until a week ago, our normal 70-inch base stood at a paltry 30 inches and amber waves of grass rippled on south-facing slopes, already ready for the summer elk. Usually, there are a dozen ...

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Niti Aayog gets fast charging station for electric vehicles - Deccan Chronicle

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Thu Feb 15 2018 1:33pm

Deccan Chronicle

Niti Aayog gets fast charging station for electric vehicles
Deccan Chronicle
New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Demonstrating its commitment to clean energy and sustainable transportation, the Indian government's premier policy think tank has installed an ABB Terra 53 fast charging station for electric vehicles at the organization's ...

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Olympic speed skating preview: Sablikova seeks third straight 5000m gold - NBC Olympics

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Thu Feb 15 2018 12:48pm

NBC Olympics

Olympic speed skating preview: Sablikova seeks third straight 5000m gold
NBC Olympics
Recently, Pechstein was passed by Ireen Wuest as the most decorated Olympic speed skater of all time. Pechstein is seeking her 10th medal, which she hoped to collect four years ago but fell short. Pechstein would be the oldest speed skating medalist in ...
German speed skater Claudia Pechstein, 45, is ready to race toward another Winter OlympicsLos Angeles Times
Still going strong: German speedskating legend Claudia PechsteinDeutsche Welle
Olympic Speedskating Schedule 2018: TV, Live-Stream Info for ...Bleacher Report

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Students install ramps at skate park - Shelbyville Daily Union

Aggressive Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 12:47pm

Shelbyville Daily Union

Students install ramps at skate park
Shelbyville Daily Union
Shelbyville High School students load a skate park ramp onto a trailer Wednesday. They built ramps to replace ones that were removed from Forest Park about a year ago. Stan Polanski photo. Students install ramps at skate park. A look at one of the ...

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Speed skating: Bloemen returns to stun Dutch with gold for Canada - Reuters

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Thu Feb 15 2018 12:38pm

Reuters

Speed skating: Bloemen returns to stun Dutch with gold for Canada
Reuters
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - It took six speed skating events at the Gangneung Oval for the Dutch stranglehold on the podium's top spot to be broken in South Korea, and the skater who did it was formerly one of their own. Speed Skating ...
For Dutch speedskater Sven Kramer, 10000 more sorrowsWashington Post
The world's best speed skater stunned the Olympics with a sluggish performance in the one event that has eluded himBusiness Insider
Ted-Jan Bloemen ends Dutch speedskating dominance, sort ofMinneapolis Star Tribune
Olympics -Bleacher Report
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A US speedskater's odyssey, from campgrounds to the Olympics - Washington Post

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Thu Feb 15 2018 11:58am

Washington Post

A US speedskater's odyssey, from campgrounds to the Olympics
Washington Post
Its main claim to fame, according to its website, is that it is the closest campground to downtown D.C.. But for short-track speedskater John-Henry Krueger, the campsite will always be an unlikely defining spot in his Olympic trek. He, his brother and ...

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Amherstburg Will Pave Bike Paths On Alma, County Rd. 20 - BlackburnNews.com

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Thu Feb 15 2018 11:41am

BlackburnNews.com

Amherstburg Will Pave Bike Paths On Alma, County Rd. 20
BlackburnNews.com
The money comes from the Ontario Municipal Commuter Cycling Program, but the town can also recoup 40% of the cost through the County Wide Active Transportation System. Mayor Aldo DiCarlo hopes to get the work on Alma between Fryer St. and Meloche Rd ...

Our opinion: Town skate park deserves attention - The Manchester Journal

Aggressive Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 11:21am

The Manchester Journal

Our opinion: Town skate park deserves attention
The Manchester Journal
When Manchester sets its mind to doing something, it usually does that thing well. Look around: Have you seen our amazing library? Notice how smoothly traffic moves around the roundabout? Didn't the visitors' center look great last summer and fall ...

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What climate change means for the Netherlands' Olympic skaters - The Economist

Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 10:58am

The Economist

What climate change means for the Netherlands' Olympic skaters
The Economist
WHAT Kenyans are to marathons, the Dutch are to long-track speed skating. As the Netherlands' skaters arrived last week at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, their biggest fear was of failing to do better than in 2014, when they won 23 of the 36 ...
Katie Couric Apologizes For Winter Olympic Gaffe About The Netherlands Skating CultureThe Inquisitr
Winter Olympics 2018 | News, Videos & Articles - Global NewsGlobal News
Netherlands | HuffPostHuffington Post

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Benefit honoring late artist to help build Sunbury skatepark - New Castle News

Aggressive Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 10:49am

Benefit honoring late artist to help build Sunbury skatepark
New Castle News
Elmore, 36, of Camp Hill, and Betts both grew up in Northumberland. Betts, an avid skater, was involved in establishing the skate park in Bloomsburg, and could often be found at the skate park in Sunbury. He was well known for his art: using the ...

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Mudslinging starts over speed skating race fixing: who leaked what? - DutchNews.nl

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Thu Feb 15 2018 10:47am

DutchNews.nl

Mudslinging starts over speed skating race fixing: who leaked what?
DutchNews.nl
A major row has erupted in the Dutch skating world over who leaked what to the Volkskrant newspaper about the formal warning for race fixing given to Jorrit Bergsma's coach at the Sochi Olympics. The Volkskrant reported on Thursday morning that Jillert ...
Olympics: Dutch speed skating coach warned for 2014 match-fixingYahoo Sports
Match-fixing? Dutch speed skating coach reprimanded over 2014 ...NL Times

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Mudslinging starts over speed skating race fixing: who leaked what? - DutchNews.nl

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Thu Feb 15 2018 10:47am

DutchNews.nl

Mudslinging starts over speed skating race fixing: who leaked what?
DutchNews.nl
A major row has erupted in the Dutch skating world over who leaked what to the Volkskrant newspaper about the formal warning for race fixing given to Jorrit Bergsma's coach at the Sochi Olympics. The Volkskrant reported on Thursday morning that Jillert ...
Olympic skating coach warned after attempts to match-fix Sochi raceYahoo Sports
Match-fixing? Dutch speed skating coach reprimanded over 2014 OlympicsNL Times

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Subway Wants You To Believe It's More Exciting Than McDonald's (Oh, But Look How It's Doing It) - Inc.com

Rollerblading - Thu Feb 15 2018 10:36am

Inc.com

Subway Wants You To Believe It's More Exciting Than McDonald's (Oh, But Look How It's Doing It)
Inc.com
Which aren't quite as exciting or eccentric as rollerblading or snowboarding or, um, playing tennis with a Subway sandwich in your mouth. Talking of your mouth, this ad even includes a bleeped curse word, because, I imagine, that is exciting and ...

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