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2014-02-13 23:28:17

Outdoor Rubber Tiles Help Keep Children Safer Milltown, WI (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 Greatmats, an online dealer of specialty flooring, has introduced the Kid’s Kushion rubber playground surface tile. These tiles, available in three different thicknesses, provide various “fall-height” protections. Fall height is determined by measuring the distance from the highest playground platform the children will be playing on to the ground. Kids Kushion tiles add a layer of safety for fall...

2014-02-13 23:24:13

Seattle based company Current Drives releases the worlds first all electric conversion kit for stand-up paddle boards, long boards, and kayaks on crowdfunding site Indiegogo. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 Seattle based company, Current Drives LLC, has created the first ever universal electric motor kit for the stand-up paddle board, longboards, and kayaks called the ElectraFin which can transform a normal board or kayak into an electric powered one, and is now available on...

2014-02-13 12:24:55

NOTTINGHAM, England, February 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For most, February half term will begin on Saturday 15th February for one whole week, and keeping the children occupied and ensuring their days aren't filled with video games, computers and the TV can be a challenge. However, there are plenty of sporting activities that kids will love to try out. SportsDirect.com take a look at just some on offer. With the weather forecast not looking any brighter for the next...

2014-02-12 12:26:58

TULSA, Okla., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Outdoor Channel, America's Leader In Outdoor TV, has teamed up with the Michigan Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) to help build a Pure Michigan travel and tourism campaign surrounding "Jack Link's Major League Fishing," the network's bass fishing competition TV series. Major League Fishing - a partnership involving the world's top anglers and Outdoor Channel - offers intense bass fishing events designed to bring high-level challenges to 24...

2014-02-12 12:26:35

Veteran Pro Prepares on the Eve of His 30th Bassmaster Classic WEATHERFORD, Texas, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In preparation for his 30th appearance in the Bassmaster Classic - the grandest stage in professional bass fishing - veteran pro Gary Klein, a two-time Bassmaster Toyota Angler of the Year winner, reveals his newly redesigned website at www.garykleinproangler.com. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140212/MN63571) Klein said that his new website, and his...

2014-02-12 08:29:43

Co-Owner of Impact Functional and Sports Training Breaks Through the "Sets & Reps" Stereotype to Transform the Lives of Hundreds of Adults and Athletes SUDBURY, Mass., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veteran fitness coach Anthony Passamonte laments the fact that the average person views the heath and fitness industry in terms of just doing "sets and reps" rather than fostering powerful connections between people and true transformation. Having trained at and/or managed at various big...

2014-02-11 23:27:05

The School is Offering Students of All Ages the Opportunity to Sign up for Any Martial Arts Program for Just $99 per Month Ozone Park, NY (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Training Zone NYC Inc., one of the most influential martial arts schools in Queens, New York, recently announced the grand opening of its newest location in Ozone Park. The new school is located at 94-00 Liberty Avenue, Ozone Park, NY 11417, at the corner of Crossbay Boulevard and Liberty Avenue. The kids and adults mixed...

2014-02-10 23:24:39

With 6+ miles of varied terrain and 17+ obstacles designed around the ancient Bushido code, there is something for everyone. Fredericksburg, VA (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Video Announcing the path to enlightenment: samurai-themed obstacle racing. To be held Saturday, April 26 and Sunday, April 27, The Bushido Challenge promises 6+ miles to test the body and mind by way of the seven tenets of samurai code. The premise of this eastern-inspired event is to protect flags from ninjas who aim to...

2014-02-09 20:20:27

California's Dehart Wins Co-Angler Title, $20,000 CLEWISTON, Fla., Feb. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pro angler Brett Hite of Phoenix, Ariz., brought a five-bass limit to the scale Sunday weighing 14 pounds, 11 ounces to win $125,000 at the Walmart FLW Tour on Lake Okeechobee presented by Mercury. Hite's four-day catch of 20 bass weighing 88-14 gave him a 6-pound, 6-ounce margin of victory in the tournament that featured 178 of the world's best bass-fishing anglers competing in the first...

2014-02-07 20:20:40

NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cintron World, an international beverage company, is proud to announce that its line of flavored energy drinks, Cintron Premium Energy, is the "Official Energy Drink" of the International Beach Polo Association. Cintron is pleased to have established this strategic relationship with the International Beach Polo Association, as there is much synergy between these brands. Beach polo events are a great way to experience the sport of polo in a fun,...


Latest Recreation Reference Libraries

Aquascaping
2013-04-02 10:31:02

Aquascaping is the art of arranging aquatic plants along with rocks, cavework, stones, or driftwood, in an aesthetically pleasing manner within an aquarium. Aquascape designs incorporate numerous distinctive styles. Usually, an aquascape houses fish as well as plants, although it’s possible to produce an aquascape with solely plants, or with rockwork or other hardscape and no plants. Even though the main goal of aquascaping is to construct an artful underwater landscape, the technical...

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2009-01-17 17:55:07

The Jack Dempsey (Rocio octofasciata) is a species of freshwater fish that is found across North and Central America (from Mexico south to the Honduras). Its common name is likened to that of the famous 1920s boxer Jack Dempsey, because of its strong facial features and aggressive nature. It is found in slow-moving waters, such as areas that are swampy, weedy, murky, and/or warm. It is common in sand-bottom canals, drainage ditches, and rivers. This species has been introduced to Australia,...

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2007-04-10 15:54:54

The Pearl Danio (Danio albolineatus) is a tropical fish belonging to the minnow family (Cyprinidae). Originating in Sumatra, Burma, and Thailand, this fish is sometimes found in community tanks by fish keeping hobbyists. It grows to a maximum length of 2.6 in (6.5 cm) and lives for around 5 years. The fish has a pink body and two light yellow/white stripes. It has an iridescent look. The fish has two pair of barbels. In the wild, the Pearl Danio is found in along the surface of small,...

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2007-04-10 14:17:18

The Pearlscale is a breed of fancy goldfish which is commonly stocked in the aquarium trade. It has a short round body, and its noted feature (as the name suggests) is the white domed scales which rise out of the body slightly, glittering in the aquarium lights. This appearance is due to extra calcified scale material building up in the center of each scale. A variant of this breed with head growth is quite common and known as the Crown Pearlscale. It is a highly sociable fish (like all...

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2007-04-10 14:06:21

A Fantail goldfish is a standard "fancy" type of goldfish. It has a dual-lobed tail, unlike its cousin the common or comet. Its fins can be different sizes, ranging from 1-3 in or more in length. A typical fantail has paired fins, including anal fins, a single dorsal fin, and a round, pointed body shape. It can range in color, from bronze (known as chocolate), orange, red, calico, and mixes of the colors. It is the third hardiest of the fancy goldfish with Comet first and Shubunkin second,...

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