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2014-04-16 23:05:17

Skyline Eco-Adventures, Hawaii’s award-winning zipline company and operator of the first zipline course in the United States, recently hosted its oldest-ever zipline participant at its Haleakala location. Maui, Hawaii (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Skyline Eco-Adventures, Hawaii’s award-winning zipline company and operator of the first zipline course in the United States, recently hosted its oldest-ever zipline participant at its Haleakala location. Nels Gerhard Glesne, a 98-year-old Maui...

2014-03-20 23:29:24

Fitness enthusiasts looking for a new and challenging workout can now climb, do vertical, suspension, and resistance training all at one station Lancaster, PA (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 The Freedom Climber is an innovative rotating climbing wall that provides all the benefits of climbing in a safe and fun environment. It is the climber’s weight and action of climbing that causes the rotation. A non-motorized mechanism controls the rotational speed. As the climber climbs upward, the rotating...

2014-02-27 23:24:14

Top Awards Announced for Best Overall, Best Value and Best in Each Lighting Application. Cheyenne, Wyoming (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Today, OutdoorGearLab released the findings from over two years of extensive headlamp reviews after testing thirty-seven contenders around the campsite, on rugged trails devoid of moonlight and also in their lab. Lab testing was extensive. Industrial strength meters were set up to measure light. A “light coffin” was constructed. It recorded the levels of...

2014-02-24 23:00:13

Protected natural areas in Costa Rica reduced poverty by 16 percent in neighboring communities, mainly by encouraging ecotourism, according to new research published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Protected natural areas in Costa Rica reduced poverty by 16 percent in neighboring communities, mainly by encouraging ecotourism, according to new research published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of...

2013-11-14 23:31:01

The online store BuyZiplineKitsNow.com is offering Free Shipping on all Backyard Zip Line Kits to the USA for the Holidays. They supply their customers with the top brands in zip line manufacturing such as Alien Flier and ZLP. Cherry Hill, NJ (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 The up and coming backyard zip lining company BuyZiplineKitsNow.com is offering free shipping on all of their backyard zip line kits for sale for the upcoming holiday season. BuyZiplineKitsNow sells a wide range of products...

2013-10-02 23:32:21

Fitness enthusiasts can now climb and do a mixture of resistance, suspension, and vertical training all in the privacy and convenience of their home. (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Terry McCall, inventor of the Freedom Climber (a non-motorized rotating climbing wall which has been featured on Extreme Makeover Home Edition and the DIY network’s Man Cave), has expanded the function of his unique wall system to include resistance training, body weight suspension training and vertical training....

2013-08-21 08:23:56

Fearless rock climber's charity will be introduced August 29th at Gear Co-op in Costa Mesa, California COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary Rock Climber Alex Honnold will be introducing his charity, the Honnold Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping people live better, simply -using clean & accessible energy, August 29th at Gear Co-op. The event will include a bouldering competition, live auction, live music, poster signing, and an...

2013-08-06 08:44:12

SLIEMA, Malta, Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Organisation for Better Security's (OBS) (www.obs.com.mt) new website includes daily travel alerts, first-hand regional topical analysis, renowned conflict zone journalist Robert Young Pelton's exclusive Country Reports, RSS news feeds and safety and travel advice to its members. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130806/DA58621LOGO) "Journalists, translators, aid workers, contractors, and adventurers travelling in dangerous...

2013-07-24 12:27:31

The World's Most Famous Extreme Climber Takes the Next Ultimate Challenge in Live Climb with Alex Honnold,Airing This Fall WASHINGTON, July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following the recent Emmy nomination for National Geographic Channel's (NGC's) exclusive, headline-grabbing live event, Space Dive with Felix Baumgartner, NGC President Howard T. Owens announced today the network's next awe-inspiring stunt: a live telecast of acclaimed rock climbing superstar Alex Honnold's...

2013-06-21 23:20:07

Orthopaedist Dr. Scott Levin offers tips to avoid mountain biking injury on the trail. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 There’s something about summer that makes the idea of hopping on a bike and heading for a rugged trail nearly irresistible. Three decades after the sport began with only a handful of enthusiasts, mountain biking has surged in popularity. The non-profit Outdoor Foundation estimates that nearly 7.1 million people now participate in this adrenaline-pumping outdoor...