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2014-02-12 23:03:45

Not everyone has what it takes to make it to the Olympics, but that won’t stop citizens from across the country from taking part in the same activities as the professionals. The Bernard Law Group is offering tips so that anyone inspired to take to the ice or the snow can be as safe as possible. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 The Winter Olympics have arrived, meaning that people everywhere will be glued to their televisions and streaming devices to watch athletes break...

2014-02-04 23:27:17

As the excitement of the Olympics builds and fills the air, the California Podiatric Medical Association (CPMA) provides an overview of how cold weather sports can affect two of an athlete’s most important assets - his or her feet. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 From the downhill rush of alpine snow skiing, to the gravity defying acrobatics of snowboarding, to the grace and power of figure skating, winter sports can be a perpetual challenge when it comes to proper foot care....

2013-12-13 23:27:03

John Harmata, owner of Geppetto’s Skate Shop, says competitive figure skaters can experience a variety of injuries throughout their skating careers, many of which could have been avoided all together if only the correct information had been available to them. Downers Grove, IL (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 Ice skaters worldwide have been struggling with recurrent injuries for decades. Unlike other sports, figure skating has no governing body to manage the development of guidelines for...

2013-12-02 23:24:17

Atlanta continues to be one of the epicenters of Cosplay in America with MomoCon leading the way year round. On Sunday December 8th hundreds of people in costume will come out to Centennial Olympic Park to ice skate and get their picture taken by MomoCon photographers Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 MomoCon is happy to announce the return of Cosplayers on Ice, a free photo shoot event for all ages held at Centennial Park Ice Rink in Atlanta, Georgia on Sunday December 8, 2013...

2013-11-26 23:31:59

Protecting young figure skaters is the key goal of new book. John Harmata, author of new book hopes to change the way the world skates, one skater at a time. Downers Grove, IL (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Young & adolescent ice skaters worldwide have been struggling with recurrent injuries for decades. Unlike other sports, figure skating has no governing body to manage the development of guidelines for skating equipment, i.e. a skater’s skates. After more than three decades of working...

2013-11-19 23:30:00

John Harmata, Geppetto's Skate Shop owner and author of new book looks out for safety of Olympic hopefuls. Competitive figure skaters worldwide experience a variety of injuries throughout their skating careers; many of which could have been avoided all together if only the correct information had been made available to them. Downers Grove, IL (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Ice skaters have been struggling with recurrent injuries for decades. Unlike other sports, figure skating has no...

2013-10-30 23:31:46

Geppetto's Skate Shop - Olympic hopefuls: figure skaters can experience a variety of injuries throughout their skating careers, many of which could have been avoided all together. New book, Anatomy of a Figure Skating Injury has all the answers. Downers Grove, Illinois (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Ice skaters worldwide have been struggling with recurrent injuries for decades. Unlike other sports, figure skating has no governing body to manage the development of guidelines for skating...

2012-03-11 08:00:00

Kids Skating Up, an innovative new community learn-to-skate and learn-to-play-hockey organization, is sponsoring camps and clinics starting quickly. (PRWEB) March 11, 2012 Kids Skating Up is a program dedicated to providing ice skating and hockey camps and clinics at discounted prices to Pittsburgh youth. The on-ice sessions will be held at rinks throughout the Pittsburgh region while some mentorship talks to be held off-ice occasionally. Groups are kept very small in number with highly...

2012-03-05 13:12:31

The future of Canadian outdoor ice hockey — a sport synonymous with the country's culture — is being threatened by anthropogenic climate change, new research suggests. As warmer winter temperatures restrict ice from freezing over, researchers believe the ice hockey stars of the future will have limited access to the frozen lakes and backyard rinks that have helped shape the careers of some of the greatest professional players, such as Wayne Gretzky; the Canadian considered to...


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