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Christian Island residents to benefit from Beausoleil wharf expansion - Markets Insider

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Thu Dec 14 2017 1:18pm

Christian Island residents to benefit from Beausoleil wharf expansion
Markets Insider
CHRISTIAN ISLAND, ON, Dec. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Investing in public infrastructure supports efficient, affordable and sustainable transportation services that help Canadians and their families get to work, school and essential services on time, and back ...

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West Kelowna to stick with regional transportation planning - BCLocalNews

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Thu Dec 14 2017 1:08pm

BCLocalNews

West Kelowna to stick with regional transportation planning
BCLocalNews
The city's council voted 4-2 earlier this week to remain in the Sustainable Transportation Partnership of Central Okanagan, a body made up of Kelowna, West Kelowna, Lake Country, Peachland, the Regional District of the Central Okanagan and the Westbank ...

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Daughter of Olympic speed skating legend Bonnie Blair is a Team USA 2018 hopeful - WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Thu Dec 14 2017 1:04pm

WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)

Daughter of Olympic speed skating legend Bonnie Blair is a Team USA 2018 hopeful
WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)
Olympic speed skating legend Bonnie Blair-Cruikshank once dominated the ice, winning five gold medals, and now her daughter is following in her skate strides. Blair Cruikshank has qualified for the U.S. trials at the Pettit National Ice Center, and is ...

Categories: Skating

Meet the Nazareth Tigers, Israel's Arab ice hockey team - Intermountain Jewish News

Rollerblading - Thu Dec 14 2017 12:57pm

Intermountain Jewish News

Meet the Nazareth Tigers, Israel's Arab ice hockey team
Intermountain Jewish News
NAZARETH, Israel — On a recent Friday evening, as prayers from nearby mosques blared over loudspeakers and the sun dipped below a horizon dotted with ancient churches, the lights flickered on at a municipal hockey rink in a working-class neighborhood ...

Categories: Skating

For the love of Telugu - The Hindu

Bicycle Touring - Thu Dec 14 2017 12:54pm

The Hindu

For the love of Telugu
The Hindu
Ponnala Gouri Shankar is on a 300-km cycling tour demanding classical language status for Telugu. A three-decade fight for Telugu may not have seen much success, but his will to continue has not changed an ounce. Swamy Ponnala Gouri Shankar, who hails ...

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Categories: Cycling

Cycling groups plan St. Paul ride in memory of restaurant worker killed in hit-and-run crash - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Cycling & Cyclists - Thu Dec 14 2017 12:48pm

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Cycling groups plan St. Paul ride in memory of restaurant worker killed in hit-and-run crash
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Cycling groups plan St. Paul ride in memory of restaurant worker killed in hit-and-run crash. The hunt continues for the motorist who killed the bicyclist as he rode home from his Grand Avenue job. By Paul Walsh Star Tribune. December 14, 2017 — 11 ...

Categories: Cycling

Oakville Receives Huge Chunk of Money From Government to ... - inhalton.com

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Thu Dec 14 2017 12:40pm

inhalton.com

Oakville Receives Huge Chunk of Money From Government to ...
inhalton.com
If you're an advocate for active transportation, you'll be happy to hear there's money on deck for Oakville's bike lanes and cycling infrastructure. Roughly $645,376 in provincial funding was announced on Dec. 4. Oakville is one of 120 municipalities ...

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Vegni: 'Giro d'Italia can't repeat Contador situation with Froome' - Cycling Weekly

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Dec 14 2017 12:31pm

Cycling Weekly

Vegni: 'Giro d'Italia can't repeat Contador situation with Froome'
Cycling Weekly
The Giro d'Italia is in no mood to have another rider race while under investigation and facing a possible suspension. Referring to the Chris Froome situation, RCS Sport cycling director Mauro Vegni says that such an incident like that with Alberto ...

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Categories: Cycling

Froome 'broke no rules' - Global Times

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Dec 14 2017 12:18pm

Global Times

Froome 'broke no rules'
Global Times
He has not competed since, but recently announced his intention to try to win two of cycling's three biggest races, the Tour de France and the Giro d'Italia, in 2018. 'Not a great day for cycling' Unipublic, the company that runs the Vuelta, refused ...

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Categories: Cycling

Bicycles reacting to speed for stable cycling - Science Daily

Cycling & Cyclists - Thu Dec 14 2017 12:14pm

Bicycles reacting to speed for stable cycling
Science Daily
Bulsink compared possible cycling control strategies of older cyclists to that of younger cyclists in laboratory tests. Existing research models of bike development calculated the cycling person as one mass. But the personal properties of the cyclist ...

Categories: Cycling

Kia Backs Tyre Pressure Monitoring Solution - FleetPoint

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Thu Dec 14 2017 11:52am

Kia Backs Tyre Pressure Monitoring Solution
FleetPoint
Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG) has delivered a significant financial contribution to a pioneering 'living laboratory' for sustainable transportation technology in America. The Ray, an 18-mile stretch of highway on Interstate 85 between Georgia ...

Movistar trio Quintana, Landa, Valverde in tilt for Tour de France - Yahoo7 News

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Dec 14 2017 11:46am

Yahoo7 News

Movistar trio Quintana, Landa, Valverde in tilt for Tour de France
Yahoo7 News
Quintana has won both the Giro d'Italia and the Vuelta and has twice finished runner-up to Froome at the Tour in 2013 and 2015. However, the Colombian finished a disappointing 12th this year after loading his schedule with the Giro d'Italia in May ...

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Wheels go up on Tour De Lights Parade Friday - The knoxville focus

Tour de France & More - Thu Dec 14 2017 11:30am

Wheels go up on Tour De Lights Parade Friday
The knoxville focus
Bicycle riders of all ages, experience levels and interest in donning costumes are invited to join the 11th annual Tour de Lights bicycle parade, Friday, Dec. 15, beginning and ending in Market Square. Beginning at 5:30 p.m., riders who want to be in ...

Categories: Cycling

Conti to supply tires for Tour de France support vehicles - Tire Business

Tour de France & More - Thu Dec 14 2017 11:10am

Tire Business

Conti to supply tires for Tour de France support vehicles
Tire Business
HANOVER, Germany — Continental A.G. will supply tires to Tour de France support vehicles, including cars, vans and motorcycles, for the next five years as part of an agreement naming the tire maker an offcial partner of the annual bicycle racing event ...

Categories: Cycling

Movistar present men's and women's teams in Madrid - Cyclingnews.com

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Dec 14 2017 10:56am

Cyclingnews.com

Movistar present men's and women's teams in Madrid
Cyclingnews.com
The team announced that the men's squad would focus on winning the Tour de France next July. "The Movistar Team, supported by Telefónica as title sponsor for an eighth consecutive year and winners of four UCI WorldTour titles in the last five years ...

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Nibali to skip 2018 Giro to focus on Tour - AOL UK

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Dec 14 2017 10:46am

AOL UK

Nibali to skip 2018 Giro to focus on Tour
AOL UK
Two-time Giro d'Italia winner Vincenzo Nibali has opted to miss the 2018 edition in order to focus his efforts on glory in the Tour de France. Nibali finished third in this year's Giro, before taking a break from the Tour and returning to take second ...

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Categories: Cycling

Eagle Skate Park in Cape Coral rolling along again after extensive renovation - The News-Press

Aggressive Skating - Thu Dec 14 2017 10:45am

The News-Press

Eagle Skate Park in Cape Coral rolling along again after extensive renovation
The News-Press
Cape Coral skateboarders have returned after a four-month absence to ride the pipes and rails at Eagle Skate Park. The popular city-owned skate park, the largest in Southwest Florida, was closed for a complete makeover in August. Construction was ...

Categories: Skating

Lance Armstrong Invited to 2018 Tour of Flanders - Bicycling

Pro Cycling & Bicycle Racing - Thu Dec 14 2017 10:43am

Bicycling

Lance Armstrong Invited to 2018 Tour of Flanders
Bicycling
The disgraced former champion is scheduled to be a keynote speaker at the April race in Belgium. If he goes, it will be his first official appearance at a pro cycling event since receiving a lifetime ban in 2012. By afp/bicycling.com December 14, 2017 ...
Tour of Flanders organiser invites Lance Armstrong to speak at pre-race eventCycling Weekly
Flanders organizer: Lance Armstrong is 'very welcome'VeloNews

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Categories: Cycling

Commentary: No easy (or quick) solution in Froome case - VeloNews

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Dec 14 2017 10:39am

VeloNews

Commentary: No easy (or quick) solution in Froome case
VeloNews
While Froome was picking up achievement awards on stage in Paris at the 2018 Tour de France presentation and the Giro d'Italia organizers were fretting over his appearance in their race next year, Froome and Team Sky were already building their defense ...

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