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Speed skating: Visser resumes normal service for dominant Dutch - Reuters

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Fri Feb 16 2018 7:46am

Reuters

Speed skating: Visser resumes normal service for dominant Dutch
Reuters
Speed Skating - Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics - Women's 5000 m competition finals - Gangneung Oval - Gangneung, South Korea - February 16, 2018 - Esmee Visser of the Netherlands, Martina Sablikova of the Czech Republic and Natalia Voronina, Olympic ...
2018 Winter Olympics: Dutch speed skating team is the most dominantUSA TODAY
Esmee Visser earns another gold for the Netherlands in 5000 metersESPN
Esmee Visser Wins 5000m Speedskating Gold Medal at 2018 Winter OlympicsBleacher Report
The Japan Times -BBC Sport
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Categories: Skating

Area man is speedskating starter at Olympics - Midland Daily News

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Fri Feb 16 2018 7:07am

Midland Daily News

Area man is speedskating starter at Olympics
Midland Daily News
If you've been watching men's short track speedskating at the Winter Olympic Games in South Korea for the past week, you may have noticed a familiar face at the start of the races. It's the same face that you may have seen for years at speedskating ...

Categories: Skating

Pre-games skating favorite Nathan Chen's Olympic nightmare just got a lot worse - MarketWatch

Skating - Fri Feb 16 2018 7:07am

Bustle

Pre-games skating favorite Nathan Chen's Olympic nightmare just got a lot worse
MarketWatch
Two-time U.S. champion Nathan Chen, a pre-Olympic games favorite, missed on all his jumps in the men's skating short program Friday, plummeting to 17th place, in what the commentators called a tentative and passionless showing. Yuzuru Hanyu, the ...
Julia Mancuso goes to speed skating schoolKOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
Nathan Chen's Ice Skating Routine Song At The 2018 Olympics Is Both Traditional & Meaningful — VIDEOBustle
Hanyu seals place among skating legendsThe Japan News

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Categories: Skating

Winter Olympics: foreign sports, great theater - News Courier

Skate Bike Run Endurance Speed - Fri Feb 16 2018 6:48am

Winter Olympics: foreign sports, great theater
News Courier
While I prefer long-track speed skating, where athletes are traveling long distances around the rink against the clock, short-track speed skating also gets the blood pumping, as four or five competitors compete in close quarters against each other on ...

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Categories: Cycling, Health, Running, Skating

Skate park almost ready to open - Basingstoke Observer

Aggressive Skating - Fri Feb 16 2018 6:24am

Basingstoke Observer

Skate park almost ready to open
Basingstoke Observer
Work on a highly-anticipated skatepark is nearly complete, after years of campaigning to bring the plans to life. The new facility at Rooksdown Park will feature an array of ramps, steps and pipes as well as a solar-powered youth shelter that will ...

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Olympic athletes superior skills linked to well-trained bodies and minds - Baltimore Sun

Skate Bike Run Endurance Speed - Fri Feb 16 2018 6:01am

Baltimore Sun

Olympic athletes superior skills linked to well-trained bodies and minds
Baltimore Sun
As the Olympians in South Korea performed feats that seemed to defy speed and gravity, Fetsch and other Hopkins colleagues used the occasion to explain this brain/body connection. The brain builds subconscious models for ordinary tasks such as walking ...

Categories: Cycling, Health, Running, Skating

Marathon runner to attempt entire Tour de France route in 70 days - Cyclist

Tour de France & More - Fri Feb 16 2018 3:59am

Cyclist

Marathon runner to attempt entire Tour de France route in 70 days
Cyclist
Although the number of people riding the entire Tour de France route ahead of the pros in any given year is low, it's not unheard of and many amateurs set out to cover the same parcours that the pros will cover later in the year. On bikes of course ...
Marathon runner aims to run the entire route of the 2018 Tour de FranceCycling Weekly

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Skating ribbon re-opening still up in the air - The Spokesman-Review

Skating - Fri Feb 16 2018 3:03am

The Spokesman-Review

Skating ribbon re-opening still up in the air
The Spokesman-Review
That could include offering free skating next year equal to the length of time the ice is closed this year, Dickson said. “If we end up not re-opening, then we'll have to take another look at that to see if that still makes sense,” she said. “We want ...

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Does cycling really damage men's sexual organs? | Jessica Brown ... - The Guardian (blog)

Cycling & Cyclists - Fri Feb 16 2018 2:31am

The Guardian (blog)

Does cycling really damage men's sexual organs? | Jessica Brown ...
The Guardian (blog)
Jessica Brown: New research refutes the theory that pressure from saddles can cause erectile dysfunction, and says cycling could actually improve performance in older men.
How bad is cycling for your penis? | Metro NewsMetro

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Sondaggi elettorali SWG: M5S vale quasi come l'intero centrosinistra - Termometro Politico (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)

Giro d'Italia & More - Fri Feb 16 2018 2:00am

Termometro Politico (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)

Sondaggi elettorali SWG: M5S vale quasi come l'intero centrosinistra
Termometro Politico (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)
Ultimo giro per SWG. Da questa sera, non potranno essere pubblicati ulteriori sondaggi, stando alla normativa vigente. Poi, sarà il turno delle corse clandestine, dei prezzi al mercato o dell'immancabile ippodromo. Ma oggi si chiudono i sondaggi ...

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Texas Rollergirls Return from the World Cup and Head into the 2018 Season - Austin Monthly (blog)

Rollergirls - Fri Feb 16 2018 1:55am

Austin Monthly (blog)

Texas Rollergirls Return from the World Cup and Head into the 2018 Season
Austin Monthly (blog)
The path to roller derby might seem surprising; it doesn't always begin with a love of roller-skating or contact sports. As Ruth Ann Williams Perez says, the most common answer one will get to the question of “Why roller derby?” is the 2009 film Whip ...

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Get Ready for Tour de Marco 8 - coastalbreezenews.com

Tour de France & More - Fri Feb 16 2018 1:03am

coastalbreezenews.com

Get Ready for Tour de Marco 8
coastalbreezenews.com
The Tour de Marco is perhaps the most beautiful bicycle tour in Southwest Florida. Riders follow a marked route that takes them through the gated community of Key Marco and its Indian mounds and unspoiled scenery that harkens back to the pre ...

Categories: Cycling

ABB installs electric vehicle fast charger station at NITI Aayog - The Siasat Daily

Active Transportation, Human-Powered - Fri Feb 16 2018 12:08am

The Siasat Daily

ABB installs electric vehicle fast charger station at NITI Aayog
The Siasat Daily
New Delhi [India]: 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 office in ...

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Top draft pick Andrew Brayshaw's big impression on the Dockers - The West Australian

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Feb 15 2018 11:51pm

The West Australian

Top draft pick Andrew Brayshaw's big impression on the Dockers
The West Australian
Draftees Mitch Crowden and Tom North and rookie-listed trio Stefan Giro, Bailey Banfield and Taylin Duman were on show against the Cats. Brayshaw, taken with the No.2 draft pick secured in last year's Lachie Weller trade, had seven disposals and looked ...

Categories: Cycling

Marin man accused of ramming cyclists ordered to stand trial - Marin Independent Journal

Cycling & Cyclists - Thu Feb 15 2018 9:18pm

Marin man accused of ramming cyclists ordered to stand trial
Marin Independent Journal
A Novato man accused of ramming cyclists with his pickup truck in West Marin was ordered to stand trial on all counts. Aaron Michael Paff, 21, is charged with four felony hit-and-run charges. He could face a sentence of up to five years if convicted ...

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St. Louis commits $100000 to Legal Services for vacancy initiative - STLtoday.com

Giro d'Italia & More - Thu Feb 15 2018 8:26pm

STLtoday.com

St. Louis commits $100000 to Legal Services for vacancy initiative
STLtoday.com
Craig Stevens (right) clears some of the debris at a vacant house on the 3600 blocks of Oregon Avenue, a property owned by developer Giro Katsimbrakis, on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 in St. Louis. Photo by Huy Mach, hmach@post-dispatch.com. Huy Mach. Land ...

Categories: Cycling

Olympic rookie seeks to end speed skating drought - News8000.com - WKBT

Skating - Thu Feb 15 2018 8:08pm

News8000.com - WKBT

Olympic rookie seeks to end speed skating drought
News8000.com - WKBT
The only long track speed skating event the U.S. hasn't come up empty in at the PyeongChang Olympics so far is one without any Americans in the field. The Americans, who were also shut out four years ago in Sochi, are 0-for-5 in PyeongChang. The team ...

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Council to investigate keeping rail - Northern Star

Trails & Parks - Thu Feb 15 2018 7:49pm

Northern Star

Council to investigate keeping rail
Northern Star
UPDATE 7.45PM: TWEED Shire Council has voted to accept the $6.5 million Federal funding for the Rail Trail project on the proviso the rail corridor will be preserved in public hands in perpetuity. With only six councillors present at the meeting ...

End of the road for popular Tour of Alberta cycling race - CBC.ca

Cycling & Cyclists - Thu Feb 15 2018 6:49pm

CBC.ca

End of the road for popular Tour of Alberta cycling race
CBC.ca
The Tour of Alberta, which started in 2013, has involved 29 Alberta communities that have hosted more than 525 professional cyclists representing 33 countries. Racers pedalled through the Rocky Mountains, past prairie landscapes and through urban ...
ATB Tour of Alberta ceasing operations after five years runningCanadian Cycling Magazine (blog)

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Consider the Speed Skating Catsuit - Jezebel

Speedskating & Speedskaters - Thu Feb 15 2018 6:40pm

Jezebel

Consider the Speed Skating Catsuit
Jezebel
This winter, when the thought of putting on the same tired pant-and-sweater combo makes you want to tear out your hair and scream until your throat is raw, why not take a page from the sartorial stylings of our nation's finest athletes? Speed skaters ...

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