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Cycling like a Copenhagener can save lives, study shows - The Copenhagen Post - Danish news in english

Cycling & Cyclists - Thu Jan 18 2018 5:52am

The Copenhagen Post - Danish news in english

Cycling like a Copenhagener can save lives, study shows
The Copenhagen Post - Danish news in english
Copenhagen is particularly far advanced in terms of catering to cyclists. According to the latest figures from the Danish road directorate, Vejdirektorat, 45 percent of Copenhageners cycle to and from work or their place of study. “This is the first ...

Categories: Cycling

Lance Armstrong: 'Doping confession cost in excess of $100 million' - Cyclist

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Jan 18 2018 5:50am

Cyclist

Lance Armstrong: 'Doping confession cost in excess of $100 million'
Cyclist
Lance Armstrong has stated that his doping confession has cost him $100 million in the past five years, with further financial penalties possible through the US Postal Service lawsuit. USA Today reported that Armstrong had admitted losing 'in excess of ...

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Categories: Cycling

Kornacki pushes for a Coweta County skate park - Newnan Times-Herald

Aggressive Skating - Thu Jan 18 2018 5:38am

Newnan Times-Herald

Kornacki pushes for a Coweta County skate park
Newnan Times-Herald
The new petition, on Facebook at @cowetacountyskatepark, reads: “A free-to-use skatepark would provide a safe, inclusive and family orientated sports facility for users of all ages. Skateparks are proven to increase health, well-being, creativity ...

Categories: Skating

The Telegraph Cycling Podcast: The 2018 season is off and running - Telegraph.co.uk

Cycling & Cyclists - Thu Jan 18 2018 5:36am

Telegraph.co.uk

The Telegraph Cycling Podcast: The 2018 season is off and running
Telegraph.co.uk
The Cycling Podcast returns with a bumper episode just as the 2018 road racing season gets underway with the Tour Down Under. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss some of the big stories from the off-season, including the latest ...

Categories: Cycling

Watch: Highlights from 2018 Tour Down Under stage three (video) - Cycling Weekly

Cycling & Cyclists - Thu Jan 18 2018 5:21am

Cycling Weekly

Watch: Highlights from 2018 Tour Down Under stage three (video)
Cycling Weekly
Cycling Weekly Cycling Weekly. More. #BBBS2017 · Forum · Dating · Calendar · Win. Search for: Search. News · Latest · Racing · Comment · Product News · Racing · Tour de France · Giro d'Italia · Vuelta a España · Tour Down Under · Videos · Reviews ...

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Categories: Cycling

Roller Derby World Cup 2018 to be shown on BBC - and it can be brutal - BBC Sport

Rollergirls - Thu Jan 18 2018 5:03am

BBC Sport

Roller Derby World Cup 2018 to be shown on BBC - and it can be brutal
BBC Sport
The whistle blows. Two teams hurtle around an oval track in a bid to lap each other. They use brutal shoulder, hip and full body checks to knock the opposition off balance. The sound of wheels on wood and shouted strategy make for a chaotic atmosphere ...

Categories: Skating

Start new year with shift into high gear - Lethbridge Herald

Rollerblading - Thu Jan 18 2018 3:43am

Start new year with shift into high gear
Lethbridge Herald
BikeBridge Cycling Association first came together back in 2010, when the City of Lethbridge had proposed a new cycling bylaw that included mandatory helmet regulations, and lumped in cyclists with all other “personal conveyance devices” such as ...

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Categories: Skating

Blades of glory - Lewiston Morning Tribune

Rollerblading - Thu Jan 18 2018 3:11am

Lewiston Morning Tribune

Blades of glory
Lewiston Morning Tribune
The problem was his hobby, rollerblading. In the 1990s it was huge, everyone was doing it. In his hometown of Moscow, people were gliding down the Bill Chipman Palouse Trail instead of walking. He got his first pair of skates around age 8 or 9, but ...

Categories: Skating

"Vorrei chiudere con il Giro Mi è mancato solo il mondiale" - il Giornale

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Jan 18 2018 2:11am

il Giornale

"Vorrei chiudere con il Giro Mi è mancato solo il mondiale"
il Giornale
Quarantanove vittorie, tra le quali un Giro d'Italia nel 2004 e tre Lombardia, oltre ad un argento ai mondiali di Varese nel 2008 alle spalle di Alessandro Ballan. E adesso? «Vorrei chiudere al Giro d'Italia (che partirà da Gerusalemme il prossimo 4 ...

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Categories: Cycling

Fort Smith directors OK land buy for bike, skate park - News - Times ... - Times Record

Aggressive Skating - Thu Jan 18 2018 1:57am

Times Record

Fort Smith directors OK land buy for bike, skate park - News - Times ...
Times Record
Fort Smith will officially go forward with purchasing land from the U.S. Marshals Museum for a bike and skate park following a 6-1 vote by the city's Board of Directors. The 3.49 acres on the riverfront in downtown Fort Smith was appraised for $900000 ...

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Categories: Skating

Lappartient:”Ho scritto una lettera ad Armstrong, spero non si presenti al Giro delle Fiandre” - SuperNews

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Jan 18 2018 1:36am

SuperNews

Lappartient:”Ho scritto una lettera ad Armstrong, spero non si presenti al Giro delle Fiandre”
SuperNews
“Il caso Froome è un disastro per il ciclismo. Mi auguro che venga risolto prima del Giro d'Italia”. Su questa situazione il presidente francese sembra pensarla allo stesso modo di Mauro Vegni, sperando infatti che tutto si risolva prima dell'inizio ...

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Categories: Cycling

Speed skating world mourns loss of Blokker - Prince George Citizen

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Thu Jan 18 2018 1:35am

Speed skating world mourns loss of Blokker
Prince George Citizen
He founded the Vernon Speed Skating Club in 1992 and was a key figure in the Okanagan region as a organizer and coach of the Vernon Vortex. Blokker returned to Prince George in January 2015 with a group of Vernon skaters for a provincial outdoor race ...

Categories: Skating

After Cyclists Died, Safer Crosstown Bike Lanes Are Planned for Midtown Manhattan - New York Times

Cycling & Cyclists - Thu Jan 18 2018 1:33am

New York Times

After Cyclists Died, Safer Crosstown Bike Lanes Are Planned for Midtown Manhattan
New York Times
Cycling has become a crucial part of the city's transportation infrastructure and officials have committed to building 50 miles of new bike lanes every year, of which at least 10 miles would be protected bike lanes. Last year alone, they built a record ...
Crosstown Bike Lanes Are Coming To 26th And 29th Streets: CityPatch.com

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Categories: Cycling

Lake Erie Bird Club will learn about Rails to Trails on Monday - Evening Observer

Trails & Parks - Thu Jan 18 2018 12:07am

Lake Erie Bird Club will learn about Rails to Trails on Monday
Evening Observer
Jim Fincher, president, Chautauqua Rails to Trails will present the program. Chautauqua County is blessed with miles of beautiful unused rail corridors, winding through picturesque countryside and villages. Chautauqua Rails to Trails is preserving ...

Roller skating is still good, clean retro fun - The Detroit News

Skating - Wed Jan 17 2018 11:34pm

The Detroit News

Roller skating is still good, clean retro fun
The Detroit News
In the 1990s when Julie Beskangy was 13, her mom would drive her from Madison Heights to Skate World of Troy to go roller skating. There, she met fellow skater Alf Beskangy. They dated on and off, married last year, and they still skate together Sunday ...

Categories: Skating

Enter now for Midnight Express Mountain Bike Race - News24

Pro Cycling & Bicycle Racing - Wed Jan 17 2018 11:00pm

Enter now for Midnight Express Mountain Bike Race
News24
Gear up for the annual star-studded Midnight Express Mountain Bike Race that is set to take to the dirt road next month - a thrilling new experience on a bike. Competitors must arrive before 22:00 on February 2 in the quaint Karoo town of Steytlerville ...

Categories: Cycling

Heatwave forces more Tour Down Under changes - InDaily

Bicycle Touring - Wed Jan 17 2018 9:07pm

InDaily

Heatwave forces more Tour Down Under changes
InDaily
Heatwave forces more Tour Down Under changes. Sport. UPDATED: South Australia's three-day heatwave has hit cycling's Tour Down Under with organisers cutting short today's third stage and cancelling tomorrow's Challenge Tour. Thursday January 18, 2018 ...

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Vancouver city council votes to implement bike lane on Cambie Bridge after feisty debate - BCBusiness

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Wed Jan 17 2018 9:00pm

BCBusiness

Vancouver city council votes to implement bike lane on Cambie Bridge after feisty debate
BCBusiness
On January 17, Vancouver city council approved a motion to build a separated bike lane on the Cambie Bridge. The construction will reportedly be completed this summer and cost taxpayers $600,000. The money will come from approved portion of the city's ...

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City Heights welcomes new 19000-square-foot skate park - 10News

Aggressive Skating - Wed Jan 17 2018 8:57pm

10News

City Heights welcomes new 19000-square-foot skate park
10News
There are more than a dozen park projects currently in various stages of design or construction, according to Faulconer's office. The city in 2014 received a $4.46 million grant from the state to design and construct the skate park at 3603 38th St. and ...

Categories: Skating

USU students, faculty launch campaign for sustainable transportation - The Herald Journal

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Wed Jan 17 2018 8:28pm

The Herald Journal

USU students, faculty launch campaign for sustainable transportation
The Herald Journal
“They have to do some kind of sustainable transportation in order to win,” Ross said. “You can take simple actions, and even the smallest little thing is going to help the air quality here.” She said “Keep Logan Clear” may include other activities ...

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