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#Biking at #night/ Around #dark #NewYorkCity/ Exposes some #truths/ #haiku #nyc #queensborobridge - via @profgee

#Biking at #night/  Around #dark #NewYorkCity/  Exposes some #truths/  #haiku #nyc #queensborobridge - via @profgee | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
#Biking at #night/ Around #dark #NewYorkCity/ Exposes some #truths/ #haiku #nyc #queensborobridge http://t.co/zqhemUB9
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East Palo Alto makes biking, walking a safer option for school kids (VIDEO) - San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

East Palo Alto makes biking, walking a safer option for school kids (VIDEO)San Francisco Chronicle (blog)Now, they are working with the city to address trouble spots where congestion and infrastructure make it dangerous to walk or bike to school.
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Fetterman: Dallas Marathon officials reviewing Sunday's race experience - Dallas Morning News

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Dallas Morning NewsFetterman: Dallas Marathon officials reviewing Sunday's race experienceDallas Morning NewsA dozen homeless athletes and community members will take turns running for 12 consecutive hours on two treadmills at the southeast corner...
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After Sandy, Lewisboro Volunteers Make Hiking Trails Safe - The Daily Voice

After Sandy, Lewisboro Volunteers Make Hiking Trails Safe - The Daily Voice | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
Lewisboro Volunteers Make Hiking Trails Safe. After Hurricane Sandy hit, northern Westchester's preserves, reservations and parks took a huge hit as hundreds of trees were knocked over, many obstructing hiking trails.via The Daily Voice
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Glad to hear that volunteers keep on working to make communities and our hiking getaways safe.

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Iceland – The Escapism and Beauty of The Laugavegur Hiking Trail

Iceland – The Escapism and Beauty of The Laugavegur Hiking Trail | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
I was off grid in digital life for a period of time on my Iceland trip, and why? I was taking in the 55 km Laugavegur Hiking Trail .
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Bicycle businesses the new pop-up shop - Herald Sun

Bicycle businesses the new pop-up shop - Herald Sun | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
Bicycle businesses the new pop-up shopHerald SunCycling on the spot for a living while mixing smoothies in a pedal-powered blender, affords him the opportunity to observe little moments of biking bliss in the CBD.
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Download the Ultimate Guide to Mountain Biking

Download the Ultimate Guide to Mountain Biking | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
RT @scottd81: Download the Ultimate Guide to Mountain Biking http://t.co/cgn3GCfS...
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Photo by lovejanoskiansbettah • Instagram

Photo by lovejanoskiansbettah • Instagram | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
lovejanoskiansbettah's photo on Instagram (Back from skateboarding :) my shoes are all dirty cause I was running in a cornfield..
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Ready for Winter? Think lots of white. > It's going to be a great winter. - Juneau Empire (blog)

It's going to be a great winter.Juneau Empire (blog)I once asked an older friend of mine, the beloved Juneau skier and wilderness enthusiast Sigurd Olson, if he thought we were going to have a good winter.
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“Bio-bots” Making Tracks In Synthetic Biology - RedOrbit

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R & D Magazine“Bio-bots” Making Tracks In Synthetic Biology.  They're soft, biocompatible, about 7 millimeters long – and, incredibly, able to walk by themselves.

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Wisconsin Bike News> Bike-pedestrian trail plan coming together - The Shawano Leader

Wisconsin Bike News> Bike-pedestrian trail plan coming together - The Shawano Leader | Silent Sports | Scoop.it

The Shawano Bike-pedestrian trail plan coming together. Some of the basic short-term goals are expected to cost very little, according to Ann Freiwald, a consultant with Alta Planning and Design.

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Traveling light: Nude dude found hiking Appalachian - Pocono Record

Traveling light: Nude dude found hiking Appalachian - Pocono Record | Silent Sports | Scoop.it

Traveling light: Nude dude found hiking Appalachian Trail. "It's the only way to hike the trail," Rohrman told a startled man he encountered face to face in August 2010 near the Lehigh Gap in Lehigh Township, according to court records.

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RTA unveils new app for transit, driving, biking - Chicago Tribune

RTA unveils new app for transit, driving, biking - Chicago Tribune | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
RTA unveils new app for transit, driving, biking Commuters armed with smartphones have a new high-tech tool to help them get around faster and easier.
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Happy hiking in Cape Town - mweb.co.za

Happy hiking in Cape Town - mweb.co.za | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
The mountains surrounding Cape Town offer some spectacular hiking trails. Whether you prefer mountain trails, forest paths, or walks with a view, rest assured that the Mother City has something here to suit your needs.
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Perhaps add to your bucket lists for place to hike during the winter.

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Great-Grandpa Discovers the Joy of Biking, Becomes a Paperboy at ...

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Rediscovering the joy of cycling just might be the key to staying young at heart after all.
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Walking while texting could be dangerous to your health - 89.3 KPCC

Walking while texting could be dangerous to your health - 89.3 KPCC | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
Walking while texting could be dangerous to your health. A new study just came out that found that over 25 percent of Seattle pedestrians were absorbed and distracted by their devices as they walked that city's streets, leading to...
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Should we be happy they are walking as opposed to driving or biking?

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5 gifts for the outdoor girl in your life

5 gifts for the outdoor girl in your life | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
The choice of ladies boots is vast and it depends on what kind of hiking the girl in your life usually enjoys. However, we have heard great things about these Salomon Wings Sky Gore-Tex Ladies Walking Boots, which have a ...
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98-Year-Old Man Hit, Killed While Walking to Get Mail

A 98-year-old Sheboygan County man was killed after he was hit by a van while he was getting his mail Tuesday.
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Thanksgiving Thoughts on Contributing to Life> Running a family's legacy - Albany Times Union

Thanksgiving Thoughts on Contributing to Life> Running a family's legacy - Albany Times Union | Silent Sports | Scoop.it

Running a family's legacy Donna Comiskey died on a Friday, and the next day, her husband, their children and a couple of longtime running partners did what Donna would do on any Saturday. via Albany Times Union

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Oh rindu nak hiking #hiking

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Photo uploaded by Radenaffiq on Lockerz (Oh rindu nak hiking #hiking http://t.co/9yld6uou...)...
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Running club gives girls a head start - North County Times

Running club gives girls a head start - North County Times | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
Running club gives girls a head startNorth County TimesPace yourself. Support your team. Finish your race. These are some of the lessons the young members of the Girls on the Run empowerment program learn during their weekly meetings.
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Biking the Bay: "Pedicabs Will Be a Part of SF Culture" - Huffington Post

Biking the Bay: "Pedicabs Will Be a Part of SF Culture" - Huffington Post | Silent Sports | Scoop.it
Biking the Bay: "Pedicabs Will Be a Part of SF Culture"Huffington PostFive past bar time in the Mission, I left Revolution Café with a friend and was ready for my bed.
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Stand-up paddle-boarding in Noosa, Queensland | Review | Grumpy ...

Stand-up paddle-boarding in Noosa, Queensland | Review | Grumpy ... | Silent Sports | Scoop.it

Stand-up paddle surfing is pretty much what the name suggests. It's a cross between surfing, kayaking and manning a gondola (albeit without singing the song from the Cornetto adverts). The sport originated in Hawai'i.

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#Biking. Bike-repair rooms popping up in new apartment complexes in Denver - Denver Post

#Biking. Bike-repair rooms popping up in new apartment complexes in Denver - Denver Post | Silent Sports | Scoop.it

Bike-repair rooms popping up in new apartment complexes in Denver. A nod to the growing popularity of two-wheelers in urban settings, bike rooms have been built at two downtown apartment buildings.

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Life Balance: 6 Reasons Why Biking Can Help You Lose Weight

Life Balance: 6 Reasons Why Biking Can Help You Lose Weight | Silent Sports | Scoop.it

Bicycling magazine has published a good article on how bicycling can help you lose weight. Most of it is spot on and emphasizes the fat-burning ability of aerobic exercise like cycling.

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