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  1. a Ride In Subaru's 2015 WRX Sti Rally Car Is Pure, Undistilled ElationRead the original story

    Monday | Jalopnik

    I recently had the chance to drive the 2014 Subaru WRX STI Rally America car , and I thought I went really fast. But later that day, I rode with David Higgins in his brand new 2 015 open class WRX STI .

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  2. Tomfoolery - Respecting The African American MotorcyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Motorcycle.com

    In the build-up to our nation's observance of Martin Luther King Jr. , it became apparent that I'd heard nothing more than audio highlights of the Dr.'s speeches. For shame, to never have listened to an alocution in its entirety from one of last century's greatest orators.

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  3. Barwick in running for B.C.'s top athlete honoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Langley Times

    Para-equestrienne Lauren Barwick at home in Aldergrove with Maile after winning the gold and silver medals at the 2008 Hong Kong Paralympic Games. Equestrian athlete Lauren Barwick of Aldergrove has been named as a finalist in Sport B.C.'s Athlete of the Year Awards.

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  4. d'Artois wins Winter X Games gold in men's superpipe skiingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    According to ESPN on Sunday, Simon d'Artois of Vancouver, British Columbia won the gold medal in the men's superpipe competition at the 2015 Winter X Games in Aspen, Colorado. For d'Artois, it was the biggest win of his freestyle skiing career, and according to the Canadian Press , d'Artois becomes the first Canadian to win the gold medal in the men's superpipe competition at the Winter X Games.

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  5. 5th place at Winter X Games? Whatever, Park City's Sage Kotsenburg is having funRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    Park City snowboard legend Sage Kotsenburg rode hard at Winter X Games 15 in Aspen , but he came up a little short of matching the gold he won in Sochi. His fifth place finish on Sun.

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  6. 14-year old snowboarder carves her way to gold at the X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS News

    A teenager from Southern California has become the youngest person ever to win at the Winter X Games. At just 14-years-old, Chloe Kim unseated her idol Kelly Clark as the youngest halfpipe winner. Kim already has her sights set on the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.

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  7. Alpha Omega Academy Graduate Places 5th at X Games AspenRead the original story

    Monday | Christian Newswire

    Olympic gold medalist and Alpha Omega Academy graduate Sage Kotsenburg returned to competition last weekend during the Winter X Games in Aspen, Colorado. The 21-year-old who resides in Park City, Utah, finished in 5th place in men's snowboard slopestyle, the same event in which Kotsenburg won an Olympic gold in Sochi last year.

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  8. Subaru and Champion David Higgins Team Up To Win the Sno*Drift RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 26, 2015 - HARDEEVILLE, S.C. -- Subaru of Hilton Head is cheering on the Subaru Rally Team USA as it competes in Rally America. Champion David Higgins returns to the team in pursuit of yet another Rally America Championship.

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  9. Mammoth's Chloe Kim, Kelly Clark crush X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mammoth Times & Eastern Sierra Times

    Chloe Kim, 14, won in the Super Pipe, dethroning Mammoth's Kelly Clark at the top of the podium and becoming the youngest winner of an X Games event ever. Despite suffering a nasty fall in practice, in which she caught the lip on her last hit and tumbled to the flat bottom, chipping her tooth, Kim, who trains on Mammoth Mountain with the Mammoth Mountain Ski and Snowboard Team, earned gold her last run that included a switch method, a cab 9, and switch backside 7. Kim bobbled on her third hit, by slightly touching the pipe's wall, but this apparently wasn't an issue for the judges, who awarded her the highest score of the night, a 92.00.

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  10. County Clipboard: Soratos clocks fastest mile time in nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Monterey County Herald

    Cristian Soratos opened the indoor track season for Montana State by running the fastest college mile time in the nation, clocking 3 minutes, 56.87 seconds. Soratos, who prepped at Salinas High and ran at Hartnell College, came within a stride of breaking the school record, earning a Big Sky Conference qualifying mark in the process.

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  11. Driving Subaru's WRX Sti Rally Car Will Melt Every Part Of Your BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Jalopnik

    Rallying is a nuanced art. It takes years of training to get to the level where you can drive an open class car like this Subaru WRX STI with a sequential gearbox and 500 pound feet of torque.

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  12. Snowboarding takes a slide in popularity; experts unfazedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boston.com

    Aging athletes, new skis, and a lack of snow are ganging up on the once-edgy sport of snowboarding, which has seen a marked drop in participation over the last decade. Industry experts say it's a sign of the maturing of snowboarding, which grew at a rapid pace in the 1990s and early 2000s.

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  13. Simon d'Artois wins Canada's 1st ski superpipe gold at X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBC News

    The Whistler, B.C., native scored 93.00 points on his third and final run on Sunday to become Canada's first gold medal winner in the men's ski superpipe competition. D'Artois, who was competing in just his second X Games, placed 14th in last year's event after failing to qualify for the finals.

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  14. Gamers play their way into Winter X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | CTV

    Its participants -- some might prefer you call them athletes -- may not know a ski from a snowboard and don't even have to have a heavy coat to win their gold medals. These are the Gamers.

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  15. Monster Energy's Jamie Anderson Takes A Silver Medal in Women's...Read the original story

    Monday | Digital Game Developer

    Four-time X Games Slopestyle gold medalist and Monster Energy teammate Jamie Anderson added another medal to her collection today, earning second place in the hotly contested Womens Snowboard Slopestyle event at X Games Aspen 2015. Anderson, who entered the event with nine X Games medals overall under her belt, overcame a tough fall on a backside 900 in practice to put down an exciting run full of amplitude and style, including a gap to layback on the Jeep wallride , as well as a clean frontside 720, and finishing it all off with a massive Cab 720 of the final 70-foot kicker.

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  16. Simon d'Artois unseats David Wise to win X Games ski halfpipe goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Denver Post

    The skiers flipped and spun in every direction on a warm Sunday afternoon, soaring more than 20 feet above the halfpipe in one of the most exciting Winter X Games contests in years. Leapfrogging leaders lasted mere minutes in golden position as skier after skier stepped up their game in the best-of-three contest.

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  17. New "60th anniversary" livery for the Citroen DS3 WRCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    You saw the Volkswagen Polo R WRC last week, now here's the Citroen DS3 WRC that will battle it in the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship , wearing new livery. The Citroen DS is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, and the DS3 WRC will feature special decals as a nod to the icon.

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  18. Ogier, VW dominate Monte Carlo RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Iol.co.za

    Sebastien Ogier successfully defended his Monte Carlo Rally title on Sunday, winning the opening round of the World Rally Championship with a masterful display in the snow and ice of the French Alps. Double world champion Ogier, who saw off an initial challenge from returning great, 10-times Monte Carlo winner Sebastien Loeb, eventually cruised home to win by 58 seconds from Finnish team-mate Jari-Matti Latvala.

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  19. I Ride Park City 2015 : Bode MerrillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Transworld

    Bode Merrill is what some people are calling the best snowboarder in the world right now. Watch him man handle the park at Park City the third Episode of I Ride Park City .

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  20. 'Dart' Simon d'artois hits bullseye at X GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Canada.com

    More than 70 community dancers participate in Le Grand Continental, at the plaza of the Queen Elizabeth Theatre as a part of the 2015 PuSh International Performing Arts Festival in Vancouver Jan. 24, 2015. It was choreographed by Montreal-based choreographer Sylvain Emard.

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