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2011-09-09 11:00:00

Paddle Zen of Austin, Texas will be holding a Stand Up Paddle Board event to raise funds for the victims of the Texas Wildfires. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 09, 2011 Paddle Zen of Austin, Texas will be holding a Stand Up Paddle Board race, Paddle Board demos and Paddle Board Yoga classes during a benefit with free beer and food, live music and a silent auction on Sunday, September 11. They have teamed up with the Austin Community Foundation to raise funds for the Central Texas Wildfire...

2009-08-05 17:02:00

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A 25-year financial advisor has invented a surfboard product that makes surfing easier. Every surfer knows that surfing is fun, but to surf, you need to paddle the board. A small pad, called the "DPop," Velcro'd to the surfboard near the chest, makes paddling more comfortable. Users can paddle faster, catch more waves, and surf longer without getting tired. Long-term Ventura, CA surfer Roger Jewett says, "I could immediately feel more...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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