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On Biking: Cyclists shift gears in winter weather - Boston.com

On Biking: Cyclists shift gears in winter weather - Boston.com | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
On Biking: Cyclists shift gears in winter weather
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Brown, who lives in Brookline, has turned to his CompuTrainer, which is just exactly what it sounds like: a very sophisticated stationary bike machine.
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David Gordon Wilson is still riding.   Wilson is emeritus professor of mechanical engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  He is the co-author of Bicycling Science, and he helped pioneer the recumbent bicycle.   Oh, and he is 85.  - See more at: http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/brookline/2013/03/p_classbylineby_susan_meyers_g.html#sthash.LELMpGfg.dpufDavid Gordon Wilson is still riding.   Wilson is emeritus professor of mechanical engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  He is the co-author of Bicycling Science, and he helped pioneer the recumbent bicycle.   Oh, and he is 85.  - See more at: http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/brookline/2013/03/p_classbylineby_susan_meyers_g.html#sthash.LELMpGfg.dpufDavid Gordon Wilson is still riding.   Wilson is emeritus professor of mechanical engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  He is the co-author of Bicycling Science, and he helped pioneer the recumbent bicycle.   Oh, and he is 85.  - See more at: http://www.boston.com/yourtown/news/brookline/2013/03/p_classbylineby_susan_meyers_g.html#sthash.LELMpGfg.dpuf
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#valentinesday hike #camelbackmountain #camelback #hike #hiking #azhiking #sunset #cholla #summit

#valentinesday hike #camelbackmountain #camelback #hike #hiking #azhiking #sunset #cholla #summit | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
#valentinesday hike #camelbackmountain #camelback #hike #hiking #azhiking #sunset #cholla #summit (#valentinesday hike #camelbackmountain #camelback #hike #hiking #azhiking #sunset #cholla #summit http://t.co/4xH0p6lk...
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Just the way to end Valentine's Day.

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Surfing Sheep

World first from Finisterre - an award winning ethical outdoor clothing company based in Cornwall, UK: http://www.finisterreuk.com/surfingsheep (Surfing Sheep - YouTube http://t.co/6ON6nsBS)...
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Doing clever things with wool. If you love sheep, like I do, you will love this video

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Biking one of life's pleasures - Dailyleader

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Biking one of life's pleasures
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Who won all the Tours before that? Not Lance Armstrong, but close. Armstrong won seven of the last 14 Tours. That is until they were recently taken away from him.
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Family and friends remember Heartland man who died in hiking accident - KFVS

Family and friends remember Heartland man who died in hiking accident - KFVS | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
Family and friends remember Heartland man who died in hiking accident
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STODDARD COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -. A Heartland man died in a hiking accident in Hawaii where he was stationed.
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Video: Cross-country skiing offers good workout, scenic journey for those who ... - Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Video: Cross-country skiing offers good workout, scenic journey for those who ... - Sioux Falls Argus Leader | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
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International Paralympic Committee Nordic Skiing World Cup Schedule of Events - Sawyer County Record

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International Paralympic Committee Nordic Skiing World Cup Schedule of Events. Story · Comments.
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Twitter / jkwilliams117: Ummm No way lol #kayaking #rocks ...

RT @jkwilliams117: Ummm No way lol #kayaking #rocks http://t.co/wJZOKYKy
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Hiking the Bodalsbreen Norway: Climbing A Million Year Old Glacier!Off-The-Path

Hiking the Bodalsbreen Norway: Climbing A Million Year Old Glacier!Off-The-Path | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
Hiking The Bodalsbreen Norway, a million year old glacier in western norway near stryn. The glacier is in constant movement.
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Cities look to biking for sustainable transportation

Cities look to biking for sustainable transportation | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
Some European cities and Turkish cities like Eskisehir can provide a model for integrating biking into sustainable transportation projects.
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3 Wisconsin parks to offer candlelight skiing, hiking - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

3 Wisconsin parks to offer candlelight skiing, hiking - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
3 Wisconsin parks to offer candlelight skiing, hiking
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Blue Mound State Park is scheduled to hold a ski-hike-snowshoe outing on Saturday evening.
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Brian's Bike Buzz: Fat Biking Hanna

Brian's Bike Buzz: Fat Biking Hanna | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
On location at Hanna Flats up at Priest. For those in the know, and by "know" I mean snowmachine heads, they love this area for the 400 miles of groomed trails. Yes 400. Well, as I have already established, fat bikes love to ...
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The Future of Biking, and How Good Design Can Help

The Future of Biking, and How Good Design Can Help | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
The Future of Biking, and How Good Design Can Help (RT @adayfoundation: “@GOOD: The future of biking, and how good design can help http://t.co/WZxQVzsq”;)...
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Wrestling Dropped From 2020 Olympics

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IOC leaders dropped wrestling from the Olympic program on Tuesday, a surprise decision that removes one of the oldest Olympic sports from the 2020 Games.
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They may find that wrestler will not be silent about this move to drop from the Olympics

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Incredible Video of Skiing Through Burning Forest - Curbed National

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Incredible Video of Skiing Through Burning Forest Curbed National This pretty incredible video from Salomon is making the rounds this week, with some wild footage (and way more special effects than anything with the word "ski" in it usually gets)...
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Wonder how long the know stayed around.

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Join Jerusalem's Critical Mass Biking Event in Jerusalem - Green Prophet

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Join Jerusalem's Critical Mass Biking Event in Jerusalem
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For the two years I lived in Jerusalem, I tried to bike with my crappy communist throwback – a mini gearless green metallic wonder that I bought for the flat streets of Tel Aviv.
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Walking his way to business - Taranaki Daily News

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Walking his way to business
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New Plymouth teen Bill Gavin, 18, who has Down syndrome and is significantly deaf, now has his own dog walking business thanks to a kick-start from Imagine Better.
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Hark Upon the Green | Keep Biking During Winter

Hark Upon the Green | Keep Biking During Winter | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
As a native of upstate New York, I know that we have a pretty good deal here in coastal Virginia when it comes to winter temperatures and snow cover. The last few days notwithstanding (it is unpleasant to bike through ...
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Racing the Rapids: Western sophomore competes in international kayaking competition

Racing the Rapids: Western sophomore competes in international kayaking competition | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
The deep blue waters of the Futaleufú River in Chile stir near the shore as 22 men in kayaks start plotting their route.
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Frozen Experiences of a Lifetime: Run, Bike, or Ski a Winter Ultramarathon (Yukon; Wisconsin)

Frozen Experiences of a Lifetime: Run, Bike, or Ski a Winter Ultramarathon (Yukon; Wisconsin) | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
The ultimate North American winter bucket list. (RT @insideyukon: Is there an Ultra on your bucket list?
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Just in case you are wondering what you next big adventure might be,,,

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Ski Lesson Video – Beginners Skiing Tips Snow Plough – FabulousSki

Ski Lesson Video – Beginners Skiing Tips Snow Plough – FabulousSki | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
When you are a beginner, one of the first thing you worry about is how to stop, therefore you start with the snowplough which is the first way of slowing down and stopping. Make sure you also learn...
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Bikeification: LA’s Big Bike Parking Upgrade Finally Moving Forward | PROPERTYRAZZI

Bikeification: LA’s Big Bike Parking Upgrade Finally Moving Forward | PROPERTYRAZZI | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
Bikeification: LA's Big Bike Parking Upgrade Finally Moving Forward http://t.co/zLYt3JRS #biking #for_sale #propertyrazzi
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Training And Coverage Of The 2013 American Birkebeiner Marathon

Training And Coverage Of The 2013 American Birkebeiner Marathon | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
Training and coverage of the 2013 American Birkebeiner Marathon http://t.co/bv75VCQp #wisconsin #skiing @birkie
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Hiking in the Grand Tetons of Wyoming | Hike Bike Travel

Hiking in the Grand Tetons of Wyoming | Hike Bike Travel | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
This weeks reader photos - thanks to Gillain of One Giant Step take you hiking into the Grand Tetons of Wyoming. The photos showcase the beauty of the area.
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Add to bucket list for a biking location?

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Hiking matters #313 - PinoyMountaineer.com

Hiking matters #313 - PinoyMountaineer.com | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
PHOENIX, AZ - Wrapping up what has been a most exciting and eventful trip in the United States was a hike on the Sonoran Desert and up Superstition Mountain in Lost Dutchman State Park, Apache Junction, Arizona.
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Bucket list for hiking in the winter, Lost Dutchman State Park, Arizona. This guy writes that he did it in summer. Having visited Phoenix area in June last year, at 114 degrees F, I would not want to go hiking.

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