Africa + Congo, Republic of the (COG) + Algeria (DZA) + Côte d&#039;Ivoire (CIV) + Cameroon (CMR) + Burkina Faso (BFA) + Chad (TCD) + Burundi (BDI) + Benin (BEN) + Togo (TGO) + Central African Republic (CAF) + Botswana (BWA) + Comoros (COM) + Cape Verde (CPV) + British Indian Ocean Territory (IOT) + Tromelin Island + Europa Island + Bassas da India + Glorioso Islands + Juan de Nova Island + Angola (AGO) + Congo, the Democratic Republic of the (COD) (former Zaire) + Djibouti (DJI) + Egypt (EGY) + Equatorial Guinea (GNQ) + Eritrea (ERI) + Ethiopia (ETH) + Gabon (GAB) + Gambia (GMB) + Ghana (GHA) + Guinea (GIN) + Guinea-Bissau (GNB) + Kenya (KEN) + Lesotho (LSO) + Liberia (LBR) + Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (LBY) + Madagascar (MDG) + Malawi (MWI) + Mali (MLI) + Mauritania (MRT) + Mauritius (MUS) + Mayotte (MYT) + Morocco (MAR) + Mozambique (MOZ) + Namibia (NAM) + Niger (NER) + Nigeria (NGA) + Réunion (REU) + Rwanda (RWA) + Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (SHN) + Sao Tome and Principe (STP) + Senegal (SEN) + Seychelles (SYC) + Sierra Leone (SLE) + Somalia (SOM) + South Africa (ZAF) + Sudan (SDN) + Swaziland (SWZ) + Tanzania, United Republic of (TZA) + Tunisia (TUN) + Uganda (UGA) + Western Sahara (ESH) + Zambia (ZMB) + Zimbabwe (ZWE) en Free High School Science & Mathematics Texts to Download; Calculus Made Easy; Ubuntu Debian Linux for Old PCs; Free Courseware <p>Just a quick note here on a project that deserves some skateylove for several reasons. I was poking around looking for a lightweight version of Ubuntu that might also have a live cd so I could try before installing. I looked around at various other flavors of Debian and Linux, I came across the Free High School Science Texts website at <a href=""></a></p><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2010 books collaborative community-based free mathematics off-topic open licence royalty-free science South Africa (ZAF) textbooks skateylove Wed, 06 Oct 2010 07:09:56 +0000 roadskater 1246 at Greensboro Man Runs 4,000 Miles Across Sahara Here&#39;s a <a href=";template=printart" target="_blank">news article</a> that reports on Charlie Engle of Greensboro, and how he ran the equivalent of 2 marathons a day for 111 days across the Sahara Desert.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2007 running Africa Wed, 07 Mar 2007 21:07:53 +0000 eebee 424 at Human-Powered Circumnavigation by Pedalboat, Bike & Inline Skates (Rollerblades) <p>I&#39;m so glad someone is living some of our dreams for us as we live some of theirs for them! </p><p>Jason Lewis is a British trekster (supertrekker some say) who has spent part (all?) of the last 13 years circling the earth by pedalboat, bike and inline skates, often joined by a friend on his journey. It seems the goal is to use neither wind nor motors in his quest. </p><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 1994 1995 2000 2007 United States of America (USA) Atlantic Ocean Australia (AUS) California (CA) cycling Djibouti (DJI) Egypt (EGY) England (ENG) UK Ethiopia (ETH) Great Britain UK India/Bharat (IND) Indian Ocean inline skating London UK outdoor Pacific Ocean San Francisco CA Sudan (SDN) United Kingdom (GBR) (UK) (UKM) watersports North America Africa Asia Europe Middle East Oceania Sat, 27 Jan 2007 11:59:38 +0000 roadskater 389 at Please Take a Moment to Read this Darfur Blog <p>While writing about all sorts of things in the absence of doing any skating, including researching a wide range of issues from the insignificant to the earth saving, one personal account provided some insights into the situation in the Darfur region of the Sudan in Africa. Read it all if you have time, but for a quick impact here are these points:</p><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2007 Darfur Sudan (SDN) Africa Wed, 10 Jan 2007 21:39:24 +0000 roadskater 370 at Inline and Ice Speedskater Joey Cheek in China for Darfur <p>While working on the site a bit I heard a story on NPR about George Clooney and Joey Cheek and others visiting Egypt and China in an effort to get some attention and aid for the refugees in the Darfur region of the Sudan. It is amazing how long we have let this go, myself included, without taking any real action. I am glad someone has time and focus to apply to this, and I am happy that a skater is converting fame to benevolent action. </p><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2006 China (CHN) Egypt (EGY) ice skating inline skating Sudan (SDN) Sat, 16 Dec 2006 23:23:12 +0000 roadskater 349 at Joey Cheek Writes about Darfur on World Refugee Day <p>While looking for information on the World Cup, I came across an editorial by Joey Cheek for;s Page 2 section. </p><p><a href=""></a>  </p><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Greensboro NC winter olympics Africa Tue, 20 Jun 2006 21:01:54 +0000 roadskater 115 at