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2013-08-14 23:01:53

Over 200 longboarders take over the Edmonton River Valley in the biggest skateboarding event that this city has ever seen. Edmonton, Alberta, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 The International Distance Skateboard Association (IDSA) is proud to announce that it will recognize The Ribbon of Green Ultimate Endurance (ROGUE) 20km Longboard Race in 2013. Over 200 skateboarders will compete a weekend series that will feature a high-speed downhill racing and a 20km endurance race on August 17 and 18...

2013-06-13 23:23:05

Skateboarders from across the country visit Grand Rapids, MI for a 26.2 mile skateboard race called the Rapid Movement Marathon. Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 On Saturday, June 15, 2013 at Millennium Park, presented by Blood Sweat Pavement, Bustin Boards Custom Longboards NYC & the IDSA, The Rapid Movement Marathon, the highest profile skateboard event to happen in the Midwest since the early 1990“²s will take place. 125 registered skateboarding participants in 2012...

2013-05-31 23:14:24

SUPcity.com, a SUP community for Stand Up Paddle board enthusiasts, opens its doors. Naples, FL (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 SUPcity is a new and growing online community connecting Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Board enthusiasts around the world. The network connects its members through features that cater to shared interests such as coastal surfing, inland touring, white water adventure, competition racing, and yoga. SUPcity not only connects members by interest and location, but offers tools to upload...

Do Horses Get Stage Fright?
2013-02-19 11:54:52

University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna Most of us are familiar with stage fright — with all its nasty manifestations such as rapid pulse, dry mouth, shaky voice, blushing and sweaty palms — but is the condition restricted to humans? How do animals react to the presence of human audiences? These questions have recently been addressed by the group of Christine Aurich at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna. Their results confirm that horse riders suffer more stress...

2013-01-16 23:01:52

Gymfinity Children's Activity Center of Fitchburg Wisconsin competes simultaneously in Milwaukee, Southern Illinois and Norther Illinois Fitchburg Wisconsin (PRWEB) January 16, 2013 3 Different teams under one roof and they all had a meet at the same time. The Madison area's hub of gymnastics and trampoline competition took to the gyms of 3 different areas this weekend and had overwhelming success. The Gymfinity Optional team (levels 7, 8, and 9 in USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic competition)...

Totally Stoked: ZBoard Electric Skateboard Unveiled At CES 2013
2013-01-08 08:39:28

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s been pitched as a solution for those eco-minded individuals who need to get from point A to point B but are too lazy to walk. Complete with an electric motor and a top speed of 17 mph, the Zboard is part Segway, part Tony Hawk, and incredibly cool. This weight sensing electronic skateboard has already had its time in the Internet limelight following a successful Kickstarter campaign (the founders proudly boast that...

2012-12-10 05:01:06

From a donation to help challenged kids and adults at Upward Transitions Therapeutic Horsemanship (UTTH), the Cyr Family Charitable Fund was able to connect two non profits for a wonderful day of horsemanship at Happy Heart Ranch. Ms. Wheelchair America 2013 is the spokesperson for the Ms. Wheelchair America Foundation, and spent the day learning about horsemanship and riding in the arena with Upward Transitions Therapeutic Horsemanship. Pipe Creek, Texas (PRWEB) December 09, 2012 The...

2012-08-09 23:02:39

Ironman Triathlon programs are required if one wants to finish it. When it comes to putting personal training to the test and going for the ultimate in fitness, endurance and stamina, an Ironman Triathlon is the type of challenge that people should look for. Quickmusclebuildingtips.com offers some great advice and useful tips about competing in and completing this competition. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 09, 2012 Ironman Triathon training typical starts months or even sometimes years...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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