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2011-08-30 04:29:00

LONDON, August 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A Variety of Changes are Expected to Enhance the User Experience at skiline.co.uk Skiline, the UK's leading independent on-line ski holidays [http://www.skiline.co.uk ] specialist, has launched a new user-friendly website that promises to have a profound and improved impact on performance for skiers and snowboarders. Angus Kinloch, MD of Skiline Limited, says the changes will have a massive...

2011-08-08 13:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Drake's Passage, a six-episode original travel series, premieres on Monday, August 15 at 10 p.m. ET/PT during FUEL TV's "Raging Mondays" programming block. Produced by Red Bull Media House North America, Drake's Passage takes viewers to iconic cities around the world and showcases them through the eyes of Drake McElroy, who is one of the most stylish, cultured and respected riders in the freestyle motocross world. (Photo:...

2011-06-09 13:37:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC.PK) ("ETC" or the "Company") The NASTAR® Center, the premier commercial aerospace training and research center, completed its first annual Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Safety Approval audit and inspection on June 2nd, 2011, for the continued use of the Space Training Simulator (STS-400) centrifuge for its Space Training Programs. The audit continues...

2011-06-07 15:43:00

PARK CITY, Utah, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA), the governing body for Olympic skiing and snowboarding, is extending its partnership with world-class hospitality provider Centerplate. An instrumental source for the USSA's hospitality services during the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, Centerplate provided nightly services at the Spyder U.S. Ski Team House, the central rallying point for USSA athletes and their families. Centerplate is...

2011-04-12 08:00:00

SEATTLE, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eddie Bauer, the Original Outdoor Outfitter, announced today that it has added mountain guide David Morton, skier Lexi duPont and snowboarders Chris Coulter, Kyle Miller and Wyatt Caldwell to its First Ascent team of guides and adventurers. The five athletes will join a roster of legendary First Ascent mountain guides, including Peter Whittaker, Ed Viesturs and Dave Hahn, along with a team of ski guides and kayakers, all who represent Eddie Bauer's...

2011-03-21 14:34:00

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gravity Collection, Inc. (www.gravitycollection.com) is acquiring Clarity Media Group as a wholly owned subsidiary today. This will position Clarity Media Group to display their properties through a more diverse and broader audience. Those properties include print media, clip videos, and much more. (Logo: https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101025/LA88285LOGO) Gravity Collection, Inc. will be able to exploit its 2,000 hours of...

2011-02-12 05:00:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Floridians witnessed history today as snow finally fell in the Sunshine State at downtown West Palm Beach's Waterfront Commons for the snowboard competition Red Bull Butter Cup. The scenery was full of palm trees, yachts, and a snow covered ramp with local boarders busting out their best tricks. In its third year, this is the first time the Red Bull Butter Cup series has ever been held in the state of Florida. While the powder may not...

2011-02-11 21:05:40

Editorial: The protective effects of helmets in skiers and snowboarders In a bid to decrease brain injuries from skiing and snowboarding accidents, experts in an editorial published on bmj.com today are calling for more public awareness to promote ski helmets. Dr Gerhard Ruedl and colleagues from the Department of Sport Science at the University of Innsbruck in Austria say there is convincing evidence that ski helmets protect against head injury. They argue that one way to increase helmet use...

2011-02-09 00:01:27

X Games host signs top action sports talent to new media company specializing in how-to video apps for mobile devices. (Vocus/PRWEB) February 08, 2011 ESPN X Games host Sal Masekela today announces the launch of TSO Studios, a new media company specializing in action sports how-to video apps for mobile devices. Masekela also announced that TSO has added skateboarding icon and 3-time X Games Gold medalist Paul Rodriguez to their rapidly expanding roster of athletes. "We're setting the bar...

2010-12-31 00:00:55

When it comes to worries about children's winter sports injuries, most parents think of broken ankles and wrists. But Defog It antifog reminds parents that skiers and snowboarders need to take care of their eyes, too, and offers a simple 4-point safety checklist. Valley View, OH (Vocus) December 30, 2010 When it comes to worries about children's winter sports injuries, most parents think of broken ankles and wrists. But Defog It antifog reminds parents that skiers and snowboarders need...