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2011-08-18 06:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- While the women's field is especially fierce at this years San Francisco Triathlon at Alcatraz, their male counterparts are showing no signs of intimidation. In fact, many first time male triathletes have decided to make Alcatraz their first triathlon so they can experience the amazing San Francisco attractions up close and personal. Among the rookies is Robert Ng who will be traveling from Columbus, Ohio to meet two of his closest college...

2011-08-05 00:00:30

Polara Golf Self-Correcting Golf Balls make charity golf events more fun. Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) August 04, 2011 Polara Golf (http://www.polaragolf.com) manufacturer of the World's First Self-Correcting golf ball announced today that they will be holding a Polara Open at the San Dimas Canyon Golf Course in San Dimas, CA on Friday, August 5th in conjunction with the American Student Dental Association at Western University of Health Sciences. Through its Polara Foundation, Polara Golf selects...

2011-08-03 00:00:29

August 6 & 7 Manchester, Birmingham, Plymouth, Derby, Cardiff and Portsmouth host an integrated live triathlon competition, to broadcast across the UK on the BBC Big Screens network. London, UK (PRWEB) August 02, 2011 Triathlon is breaking new ground with an innovative and exciting concept which the International Triathlon Union (ITU) launched today. Visitors to Triathlon Live Sites in six cities around the UK on August 6 and 7 will experience live triathlon in a format that has never...

2011-07-20 11:50:00

IRVINE, Calif., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for Holiday 2011, Street Surfing is set to introduce its first dual-directional casterboard for true forward and backward carving - The Wave 360. Building upon the success of its original "Wave," the revolutionary design provides the most versatile range of motion of any casterboard in the marketplace. Please visit www.streetsurfing.com for more information. The revolutionary Wave 360 is the world's first casterboard featuring 360...

2011-06-29 12:41:00

IRVINE, Calif., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Street Surfing, LLC, an innovative manufacturer of The Wave casterboards, Whiplash scooters and active lifestyle accessories, has acquired Blur Skateboards. Blur, an emerging brand founded last year by action sport industry veterans Scott Rickett, Bruce Lee, Sergio Sandoval, Marco Saiz and Steve Saiz, produces high-quality skateboards with edgy graphics for beginners and younger skaters. Detailed company information is available at...

2011-06-27 06:45:00

NAPLES, Fla., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After 25 years of research, Tracy Reed, a former Military Interrogator, now a Golf Biomechanic and Mental Game Specialist, has finally found the cause, and more importantly, the cure for the golf slump where nothing works to get it back. In the process, Tracy has unlocked the secret mental pathway for golfers to enter "The Zone" at will. Tracy discovered that in a slump, working on the physical portion of the game rarely fixes the problem of...

2011-06-23 00:00:29

Shane Beschen will serve as a Master Trainer and Sports Ambassador for CrossCore in the realm of Surfing and other Action Sports. He will work with the CrossCore team to customize and design a specialized workout and fitness programs to help athletes in all types of sport. Shane is a former top ranked Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Competitor and is now a dedicated coach who trains the future champions of Surfing. Duarte, CA (PRWEB) June 22, 2011 Shane Beschen will serve as a...

2011-06-06 08:01:00

HALLANDALE, Fla., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Adrenalina, a growing extreme sports and adventure-themed lifestyle brand, today announced the initial four-city launch of the Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon World Tour. The first skateboard event of its kind, designed to promote health and fitness, and the action sports lifestyle, the 26.2-mile longboard race will debut on Governors Island in New York City on July 30, followed by events in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico (August 28) and Plano,...

2011-06-05 17:11:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 2,000 amateur and professional athletes competed in the 2011 Escape from Alcatraz(TM) Triathlon on Sunday, June 5, with Professional Triathlete Andy Potts from Colorado Springs, Colo. winning the prestigious event for the fourth time. First time participant Professional Triathlete Nicky Samuels from New Zealand was the top finisher among the females. Featuring a 1.5 mile swim from Alcatraz Island to the shore, an 18-mile bike ride and...

2011-06-01 10:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's top athletes will take over the streets and waters of San Francisco to compete in one of the most prestigious triathlons in the world, the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon. Featuring a 1.5 mile swim from Alcatraz Island to the shore, an 18-mile bike race and an 8-mile run through San Francisco, this race is considered one of the oldest and most difficult triathlons in the world. More than 2,000 competitors from more than 34 countries...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.