California (CA) + Berkeley CA + Emeryville CA + La Puente CA + Long Beach CA + Los Angeles CA + Oakland CA + Sacramento CA + San Diego CA + San Francisco CA + San Jose CA + Mountain View CA + Riverside CA + El Segundo CA + Pinole CA + Sunnyvale CA + Ventura CA + Carson CA + San Mateo CA + Folsom CA + Temecula CA + Fresno CA + Valencia CA + Huntington Beach CA + Granada Hills CA + Daly City CA + Palo Alto CA + Redding CA + Santa Rosa CA + Poway CA + Fremont CA + Englewood CA + North Hills CA + Pleasant Hill CA + Santa Ana CA + Anaheim CA + Bakersfield CA + Stockton CA + Chula Vista CA + Modesto CA + Glendale CA + San Bernadino CA + Irvine CA + Oxnard CA + Moreno Valley CA + Ontario CA + Rancho Cucamonga CA + Fontana CA + Santa Clarita CA + Garden Grove CA + Oceanside CA + Pomona CA + Morgan Hill CA + Balboa Park CA + Santa Monica CA + Santa Cruz CA + Merced CA + Clovis CA + Visalia CA + Paso Robles CA + Solvang CA + Pasadena CA + Stanford CA + Rancho Bernardo CA + Escondido CA + Manhattan Beach CA + Tehachapi CA + Golden Gate Park + Napa Valley CA + Danville CA http://roadskater.net/taxonomy/term/67%20144%20145%20146%20148%20149%20150%20151%20152%20153%20154%20990%201061%201105%201106%201107%201108%201118%201119%201224%201266%201271%201272%201291%201349%201354%201367%201379%201428%201433%201438%201475%201488%201508%201527%201528%201529%201531%201539%201540%201546%201547%201551%201556%201558%201562%201564%201566%201567%201568%201569%201571%202008%202085%202234%202803%202823%202824%202828%202829%202830%202831%202832%202845%202846%203492%203896%203915%204000%204508/0 en Worth Watching: A Film Following an Alzheimer's Patient Around the Rest Home http://roadskater.net/worth-watching-film-following-alzheimers-patient-around-rest-home <p>There's no skating here though the lady could probably skate along to the tune "Beyond the Sea (La Mer) as she does in the film (not the clip here). Up late last night as I was resurrecting the background functions of the website, this was an interesting view of someone who has lots of function but the connections are somewhat awry. I wonder if this is painful to the people with the disease, or at least is it any more or less painful to them than their life typically was. I have no idea. Just wondering. An interesting view. I'd like to see the outtakes! It was worth watching, I think. Look for it on Independent Lens on PBS (and check <a href="http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/youre-looking-at-me/" title="http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/youre-looking-at-me/">http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/youre-looking-at-me/</a> and <a href="http://yourelookingatme.com" title="http://yourelookingatme.com">http://yourelookingatme.com</a>).</p><p>[EDIT: I found the video available in full on PBS.org at least for now, so here's the link directly below.]</p><p><a href="http://video.pbs.org/video/2216780249" title="http://video.pbs.org/video/2216780249">http://video.pbs.org/video/2216780249</a></p><p>Below are original youtube exceprts.]</p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Traditions Alzheimer’s Care Unit </span> <span class="locality">Danville</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="37.821593">37° 49' 17.7348" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-121.999961">121° 59' 59.8596" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=37.821593+-121.999961+%28%2C+Danville%2C+CA%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=Danville%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=&amp;city=Danville&amp;state=CA&amp;zipcode=" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/worth-watching-film-following-alzheimers-patient-around-rest-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/worth-watching-film-following-alzheimers-patient-around-rest-home#comments InlineCafe.com 2012 2000s United States of America (USA) independent lens 2010s alzheimer's California (CA) Danville CA documentaries Earth film (movies) television (tv) public broadcasting service (pbs) North America http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1411 37.821593 -121.999961 Fri, 30 Mar 2012 20:12:37 +0000 roadskater 1411 at http://roadskater.net Nice Write-up: 18th Annual Napa Valley Inline Marathon http://roadskater.net/nice-write-18th-annual-napa-valley-inline-marathon <p>Happened to catch <a href="http://napavalleyregister.com/news/local/inline-skaters-go-the-distance-at-th-annual-marathon-event/article_36027662-ab6b-11e0-9cd0-001cc4c002e0.html">this post-event</a> report in the RSN sidebar:</p><blockquote><p>The road was closed for the 18th annual Napa Valley Inline Marathon and Half Marathon so skaters, some Bay Area locals and visitors from France, Germany, Australia and other countries, could have free reign of the course.</p> <p>“These people live for these types of events, where you get a closed, smooth road and you can skate distances, not just like in a roller rink where you go in circles,” said organizer David Miles, 55, of San Francisco.</p></blockquote><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/nice-write-18th-annual-napa-valley-inline-marathon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/nice-write-18th-annual-napa-valley-inline-marathon#comments 2011 inline marathons inline skating Napa Valley CA outdoor roadskating http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1335 Wed, 13 Jul 2011 18:54:27 +0000 timv 1335 at http://roadskater.net Great Gallery of Fun Roller Skating Photos from San Francisco http://roadskater.net/great-gallery-fun-roller-skating-photos-san-francisco <p><a href="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/parenting/detail?entry_id=84597" target="_blank"><img src="http://imgs.sfgate.com/blogs/images/sfgate/parenting/2011/03/09/skate_cheap_tramp300x439.JPG" border="0" width="150" height="220" style="border: 0; float: right;" /></a>I won't spend much time describing this gallery but let me say it is a really fun look at photos of the type you take with black and white film, you dodge and burn, you hold in your hands, mark up for cropping, and put in the newspaper.&nbsp;I also usually stay away from comments after most newspaper or television website articles, but I looked at these and I was glad. Most were happy. Some were very well written and added to the positive aura of the page. What I notice is what so many noticed, that these were shots of people having fun skating. I hope today's kids are having as much fun as safely as these. And notice how many adults are in on the fun too.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/great-gallery-fun-roller-skating-photos-san-francisco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/great-gallery-fun-roller-skating-photos-san-francisco#comments 1970s 1980s United States of America (USA) California (CA) Golden Gate Park outdoor quad roller skating roadskating roller skating San Francisco CA skating North America http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1311 Fri, 11 Mar 2011 09:32:58 +0000 roadskater 1311 at http://roadskater.net Skater Felt Burning Sensation in Her Chest: After Several Coronary Microvascular Disease Heart Attacks, Skates Five Days a Week http://roadskater.net/skater-felt-burning-sensation-her-chest-after-several-coronary-microvascular-disease-heart-attacks-skates-five-days-week <p>Even if you feel healthy and are active, this skater's story points out that it's important to know and pay attention to symptoms, then to seek attention when you feel an out of the ordinary pain or discomfort. Then after an initial diagnosis, when pain returns, get more diagnosis! At a time when I let a lot of things keep me from going skating, this woman is an inspiration to exercise and to seek help if I feel similar symptoms. Other brief stories here tell how others have faced their heart attacks.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;usg=AFQjCNFRs3PbpYwkxW1HZ_SXjRIuXQ9DWQ&amp;url=http://yourlife.usatoday.com/health/story/2011/02/Heart-disease-They-didnt-know-what-hit-them/43999450/1?csp%3Dylf">Heart disease: They didn't know what hit them - USA Today</a> - </p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/skater-felt-burning-sensation-her-chest-after-several-coronary-microvascular-disease-heart-attacks-skates-five-days-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/skater-felt-burning-sensation-her-chest-after-several-coronary-microvascular-disease-heart-attacks-skates-five-days-week#comments United States of America (USA) American Heart Association bariatric surgery California (CA) coronary microvascular disease defibrillators Duluth GA figure skating Georgia (GA) heart attacks heart disease ice skating indoor Los Angeles CA Lyons NY New York (NY) skating North America http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1308 Tue, 22 Feb 2011 09:25:17 +0000 roadskater 1308 at http://roadskater.net Skating Away With the Cirque du Soleil: Katie Ketchum Rolls and Balances in Buffalo, Tehachapi and Manhattan http://roadskater.net/skating-away-cirque-du-soleil-katie-ketchum-rolls-and-balances-buffalo-tehachapi-and-manhattan <p>I found the link to&nbsp;<a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/buffalo/blog/gen-work/2011/01/loving-it-from-skates-to-cirque.html" target="_blank">this article pondering about do what you love and all that</a> over on an inline instruction email list, and they were joking about running away with the circus, so I should credit them for the idea of my title, too! I never found any video of Katie Ketchum in Cirque du Soleil, but I found two nice ones of her burning up with some sweet style on one of her favorite indoor street courses...She seems to focus on intricate, precise landings, but can pop a spin (see 0:52 or so). Mostly though it's less rotational and more flowing moves with stylish finishes...</p><p><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=icfC53VJ7pE" title="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=icfC53VJ7pE">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=icfC53VJ7pE</a></p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Woodward West </span> <div class="street-address"> 28400 Stallion Springs Drive </div> <span class="locality">Tehachapi</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <span class="postal-code">93561</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="35.080786">35° 4' 50.8296" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-118.635475">118° 38' 7.71" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=35.080786+-118.635475+%2828400+Stallion+Springs+Drive+%2C+Tehachapi%2C+CA%2C+93561%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=28400+Stallion+Springs+Drive+&amp;csz=Tehachapi%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=28400+Stallion+Springs+Drive+&amp;city=Tehachapi&amp;state=CA&amp;zipcode=93561" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/skating-away-cirque-du-soleil-katie-ketchum-rolls-and-balances-buffalo-tehachapi-and-manhattan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/skating-away-cirque-du-soleil-katie-ketchum-rolls-and-balances-buffalo-tehachapi-and-manhattan#comments Roadskater.net 2009 United States of America (USA) aggressive aggressive skating Buffalo NY California (CA) Cirque du Soleil flips indoor instruction jumps Katie Ketchum Madison Square Garden Manhattan NY music New York (NY) New York City NY octaves pop music skating Tehachapi CA tricks Woodward West (Tehachapi) spins North America http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1305 35.080786 -118.635475 Wed, 19 Jan 2011 09:35:30 +0000 roadskater 1305 at http://roadskater.net Inline Skating From New Jersey to California for Charity http://roadskater.net/inline-skating-new-jersey-california-charity <p>Here's a story about an ice speed skater, Al Schiller, who skated "across the country" for charity. It raises some questions and sparks some thoughts...even some doubts...but is nonetheless interesting and for an important charitable cause. So here are a few thoughts and questions. I'd love to hear your impressions!&nbsp;</p><p>It's great that&nbsp;Carley Dryden did such a long and thorough interview. I thought for the most part it was good coverage based on a nice conversation. It is clear she is friendly to the idea and to the skater. My reactions:</p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Locations</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Atlantic City</span>, <span class="region">New Jersey</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="39.364283">39° 21' 51.4188" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-74.422927">74° 25' 22.5372" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=39.364283+-74.422927+%28%2C+Atlantic+City%2C+NJ%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=Atlantic+City%2C+NJ&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=&amp;city=Atlantic+City&amp;state=NJ&amp;zipcode=" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Manhattan Beach</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="33.884736">33° 53' 5.0496" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-118.410909">118° 24' 39.2724" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=33.884736+-118.410909+%28%2C+Manhattan+Beach%2C+CA%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=Manhattan+Beach%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=&amp;city=Manhattan+Beach&amp;state=CA&amp;zipcode=" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/inline-skating-new-jersey-california-charity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/inline-skating-new-jersey-california-charity#comments Roadskater.net 2010 United States of America (USA) charity Atlantic City NJ California (CA) defibrillators inline skating Manhattan Beach CA New Jersey (NJ) open road outdoor sudden cardiac arrest http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1265 39.364283 -74.422927 33.884736 -118.410909 Sun, 28 Nov 2010 19:29:05 +0000 roadskater 1265 at http://roadskater.net The Film, D Tour, on Independent Lens, plus ISU Berlin World Cup Replay Package on Universal Sports Online http://roadskater.net/film-d-tour-independent-lens-plus-isu-berlin-world-cup-replay-package-universal-sports-online I have been out of touch for a few weeks after some long distance skating and the prep and skating and wrap (still ongoing) of our Roadskater.net team charity efforts. Last night was the awards dinner for the Tour to Tanglewood, and it was a transitional day for several reasons, all good. Then I came home wanting to get some computer work done and maybe watch some tele, mostly something meaningless and useless. <h3 class="location-locations-header">Locations</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Bloomington</span>, <span class="region">Indiana</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="39.165325">39° 9' 55.17" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-86.526386">86° 31' 34.9896" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=39.165325+-86.526386+%28%2C+Bloomington%2C+IN%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=Bloomington%2C+IN&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=&amp;city=Bloomington&amp;state=IN&amp;zipcode=" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">San Francisco</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="37.774930">37° 46' 29.748" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-122.419416">122° 25' 9.8976" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=37.774930+-122.419416+%28%2C+San+Francisco%2C+CA%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=San+Francisco%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=&amp;city=San+Francisco&amp;state=CA&amp;zipcode=" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/film-d-tour-independent-lens-plus-isu-berlin-world-cup-replay-package-universal-sports-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/film-d-tour-independent-lens-plus-isu-berlin-world-cup-replay-package-universal-sports-online#comments Roadskater.net 2009 United States of America (USA) d tour independent lens Berlin Bloomington IN Germany (DEU) (Deutschland) international skating union (isu) public television San Francisco CA The Colbert Report universalsports.com world cup public broadcasting service (pbs) rogue wave http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1148 39.165325 -86.526386 37.774930 -122.419416 Fri, 13 Nov 2009 08:23:47 +0000 roadskater 1148 at http://roadskater.net Tour of California 2009 Stage 8: Frank Schleck Outsprints Nibali; Hincapie Third; Leipheimer, Zabriske, Rogers Make Tour Podium http://roadskater.net/tour-california-2009-stage-8-frank-schleck-outsprints-nibali-hincapie-third-leipheimer-zabriske-rogers-make-tour-podium <p> Stage 8 was great for viewing except for the many in number but few in percentage fans, who ran for their own glory and fifteen seconds of fame. At times times these selfans impeded the cyclists, it seemed. </p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Locations</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Rancho Bernardo</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="33.018653">33° 1' 7.1508" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-117.060894">117° 3' 39.2184" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=33.018653+-117.060894+%28%2C+Rancho+Bernardo%2C+CA%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=Rancho+Bernardo%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=&amp;city=Rancho+Bernardo&amp;state=CA&amp;zipcode=" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Escondido</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="33.121632">33° 7' 17.8752" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-117.081444">117° 4' 53.1984" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=33.121632+-117.081444+%28%2C+Escondido%2C+CA%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=Escondido%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=&amp;city=Escondido&amp;state=CA&amp;zipcode=" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/tour-california-2009-stage-8-frank-schleck-outsprints-nibali-hincapie-third-leipheimer-zabriske-rogers-make-tour-podium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/tour-california-2009-stage-8-frank-schleck-outsprints-nibali-hincapie-third-leipheimer-zabriske-rogers-make-tour-podium#comments Roadcyclist.net 2009 United States of America (USA) California (CA) closed road cycling Escondido CA outdoor pro cycling tours racing Rancho Bernardo CA roadcycling tour of california http://roadskater.net/crss/node/937 33.018653 -117.060894 33.121632 -117.081444 Mon, 23 Feb 2009 06:47:23 +0000 roadskater 937 at http://roadskater.net Oscars for 2008 (81st) Nominations, Awards and Contest to Prove How We Are NOT the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences http://roadskater.net/oscars-2008-81st-nominations-awards-and-contest-prove-how-we-are-not-academy-motion-picture-arts-and-sciences <p> Having missed my old workmate and friend, Tom's, Oscar Contest, but being movie mavens at least for a few weeks of the year, eebee and I devised our own scoring system and made up a liitle contest for ourselves. We had a private viewing and voting for the Oscars, and of course, made a public spreadsheet.Herein lies the story of the nominations, awards, our predictions and wishes, and the insignificant result. We would have failed, but we're OK with that. </p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Kodak Theater </span> <div class="street-address"> 6801 Hollywood Blvd </div> <span class="locality">Los Angeles</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <span class="postal-code">90028</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <div class="tel"> <abbr class="type" title="voice">Phone:</abbr> <span class="value">(323) 308-6363</span> </div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="34.101564">34° 6' 5.6304" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-118.338690">118° 20' 19.284" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=34.101564+-118.338690+%286801+Hollywood+Blvd%2C+Los+Angeles%2C+CA%2C+90028%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=6801+Hollywood+Blvd&amp;csz=Los+Angeles%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=6801+Hollywood+Blvd&amp;city=Los+Angeles&amp;state=CA&amp;zipcode=90028" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/oscars-2008-81st-nominations-awards-and-contest-prove-how-we-are-not-academy-motion-picture-arts-and-sciences" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/oscars-2008-81st-nominations-awards-and-contest-prove-how-we-are-not-academy-motion-picture-arts-and-sciences#comments InlineCafe.com 2008 2009 academy awards Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) awards contests Kodak Theatre Los Angeles CA movies silly oscars http://roadskater.net/crss/node/936 34.101564 -118.338690 Mon, 23 Feb 2009 05:08:31 +0000 roadskater 936 at http://roadskater.net Multiple Sclerosis News: Early Smoking Bad, Prolonged Breast Feeding Good for Mom to Stave off Relapses http://roadskater.net/multiple-sclerosis-news-early-smoking-bad-prolonged-breast-feeding-good-mom-stave-relapses A couple of recent reports of preliminary research or small studies are interesting. Much research seems to involve early age factors in developing multiple sclerosis later. In this regard, a study from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine indicates that those who started smoking before age 17 had a higher risk of getting MS...<br /> <br /> <blockquote> </blockquote> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Locations</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine </span> <div class="street-address"> 600 N Wolfe St # B110 </div> <span class="locality">Baltimore</span>, <span class="region">Maryland</span> <span class="postal-code">21287</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <div class="tel"> <abbr class="type" title="voice">Phone:</abbr> <span class="value">(410) 955-5000 </span> </div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="39.294680">39° 17' 40.848" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-76.590637">76° 35' 26.2932" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=39.294680+-76.590637+%28600+N+Wolfe+St+%23+B110%2C+Baltimore%2C+MD%2C+21287%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=600+N+Wolfe+St+%23+B110&amp;csz=Baltimore%2C+MD&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! 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Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=450+Serra+Mall&amp;city=Stanford&amp;state=CA&amp;zipcode=94305" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/multiple-sclerosis-news-early-smoking-bad-prolonged-breast-feeding-good-mom-stave-relapses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/multiple-sclerosis-news-early-smoking-bad-prolonged-breast-feeding-good-mom-stave-relapses#comments Multiple Sclerosis 2009 Baltimore MD breast feeding causes children Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine mothers multiple sclerosis (MS) research Stanford CA Stanford University treatment http://roadskater.net/crss/node/935 39.294680 -76.590637 37.429662 -122.172914 Sun, 22 Feb 2009 19:12:10 +0000 roadskater 935 at http://roadskater.net Tour of California 2009 Stage 7: Nocentini Nips Roulston; Leipheimer Leads; Mancebo Crashes Out http://roadskater.net/tour-california-2009-stage-7-nocentini-nips-roulston-leipheimer-leads-mancebo-crashes-out <p> </p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Locations</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Santa Clarita</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="34.433248">34° 25' 59.6928" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-118.531397">118° 31' 53.0292" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=34.433248+-118.531397+%28%2C+Santa+Clarita%2C+CA%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=Santa+Clarita%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! 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Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=&amp;city=Pasadena&amp;state=CA&amp;zipcode=" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/tour-california-2009-stage-7-nocentini-nips-roulston-leipheimer-leads-mancebo-crashes-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/tour-california-2009-stage-7-nocentini-nips-roulston-leipheimer-leads-mancebo-crashes-out#comments Roadcyclist.net 2009 United States of America (USA) California (CA) closed road cycling outdoor Pasadena CA pro cycling tours racing roadcycling Santa Clarita CA tour of california http://roadskater.net/crss/node/934 34.433248 -118.531397 34.145892 -118.132351 Sun, 22 Feb 2009 06:10:39 +0000 roadskater 934 at http://roadskater.net Tour of California 2009 Stage 6: Leipheimer Wins Time Trial Over Zabriske, Larsson, Rogers, Voigt, Hincape, Zirbel, McCartney http://roadskater.net/tour-california-2009-stage-6-leipheimer-wins-time-trial-over-zabriske-larsson-rogers-voigt-hincape-zirbel-mccartney <p> The time trial seemed like it might be the only way to shake things up, and that it did, with some doubt by the end of the day whether Levi Leipheimer might be passed in the overall (GC, general classification) by David Zabriske, the USA road Time Trial champ. </p> <p> Stage 6 Time Trial Top 20 </p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Solvang</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="34.596027">34° 35' 45.6972" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-120.141083">120° 8' 27.8988" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=34.596027+-120.141083+%28%2C+Solvang%2C+CA%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=Solvang%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! 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I did see Cavendish win again, this time just a bit further ahead than the day before, giving him more time to mug for the cams.  </p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Locations</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Visalia</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="36.330165">36° 19' 48.594" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-119.292364">119° 17' 32.5104" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=36.330165+-119.292364+%28%2C+Visalia%2C+CA%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=Visalia%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! 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In fact, at one point on the final climb, an imbicile with a sharp implement meant to be some sort of devil's pitchfork too a head full of snow after one of the cyclists (purported to be Lance himself) was close enough to push him and his sharp tipped stick into the bank. <br /> <br /> </p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Locations</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">Merced</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="37.297663">37° 17' 51.5868" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-120.476421">120° 28' 35.1156" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=37.297663+-120.476421+%28%2C+Merced%2C+CA%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=Merced%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! 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Earlier in the day, Levi fell, catching Lance's back wheel, but got up for another bike and the Astana team caught up. Most of the day, Astana did the work, but as the end grew near, Team Columbia High Road appeared to be setting up for Mark Cavendish. In the last few turns, Cervelo buzzed through town and to the line with an incredible lead-out. It was not that large of a lead-out, but wow, it seemed perfectly timed and organized. <h3 class="location-locations-header">Locations</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="locality">San Jose</span>, <span class="region">California</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="37.320052">37° 19' 12.1872" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-121.877636">121° 52' 39.4896" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=37.320052+-121.877636+%28%2C+San+Jose%2C+CA%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=&amp;csz=San+Jose%2C+CA&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! 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