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  1. Kiwi third in international snowboarding eventRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Southland Times

    New Zealand snowboarder Christy Prior has done the country proud, finishing on the podium in an international slopestyle event as part of the Burton High Fives in Cardrona. Prior placed third in the event, behind Sochi Winter Olympics gold medallist Jamie Anderson of the United States, and second-placed Miyabi Onitsuka, of Japan.

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  2. Joss Christensen, Megan McJames inducted into Circle of ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Park Record

    Joss Christensen, Park City native and Olympic slopestyle skiing gold medalist, poses for a picture with artist Josee Nadeau and her painting of Christensen at the YSA Circle of Excellence awards ceremony on Tuesday evening at the Newpark Plaza. Tuesday night saw a popular local band, the Patwa Reggae Band, team up with the Youth Sports Alliance and a pair of Olympians to put on an awards ceremony for young athletes in the Newpark Plaza.

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  3. 10 Best Snowboarding Movies that are a Must WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Buzzle.com

    Snowboarding is a dangerous yet awesome sport that is thrilling, chilling, and spectacular to watch. And as with any awesome concept, the movies are not far behind.

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  4. Kyly Clarke becomes latest Dancing With The Stars contestant to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Daily Mail

    A waltzing warzone! Super fit Kyly Clarke becomes latest Dancing With The Stars contestant to sustain injury after pulling rhomboid muscle The 33-year-old posted a snap to Instagram of herself sprawled on her sofa, with the jesting caption 'this is where it's at!,' explaining that she pulled her rhomboid and has some serious hamstring pain. Formidable foe! The wife of Michael Clarke is known to be a fitness fanatic, but is still no match for professional dance training With a water bag covering her rhomboid, a muscle on the upper shoulder, and a damp pink towel working it's magic on her hamstrings, Kyly has definitely seen better days.

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  5. St Andrews allow female membersRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Scoop

    The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews voted to allow women members for the first time in its 260-year history. American Football's image is in free-fall with Arizona running back Jonathan Dwyer the latest NFL player to face charges over domestic abuse.

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  6. Colorado-based dancers bring a taste of Americana to the world of alpine ski racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Vail Daily News

    Two candidates auditioning to be crowd motivators for the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships perform a choreographed dance for a panel of judges at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater on Sunday. Judges looked not only for technique but also for a positive engagement with their audience.

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  7. Rahm's Readers Members Read 2.7 Million BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Examiner.com

    Forget about the Polar Vortex - it was all about the Polar Plunge today as 'Tonight Show' host Jimmy Fallon took a dip in the icy waters of Lake Michigan. Following a challenge from Chicago mayor, Rahm Emanuel, the two were led out by a parade of b... Over 83,000 Chicago children and teenagers read a record-breaking 2,700,000 books as part of Rahm's Readers Summer Reading Challenge, Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced on Monday, September 15, 2014.

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  8. Alexa Loo to make second attempt at city councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Richmond News

    Former Olympian turned accountant and mother of two to focus on active living, neighbourly interactions and a sounder transportation plan for the City Centre Richmond's home-grown 2010 Olympic Games star Alexa Loo recalls how the Games put the city front and centre for all the world to see. Photograph By Graeme Wood/Staff Reporter Richmond's home-grown 2010 Olympic Games star Alexa Loo recalls how the Games put the city front and centre for all the world to see.

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  9. Shaun White Talks About Fear While SnowboardingRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Snowboarding champion Shaun White, a two-time Olympic gold medalist, tells WSJ's Tanya Rivero about how he tackles fear when practicing and performing the extreme sport. Photo: AP "Shaun White Talks About Fear While Snowboarding" is categorized as "sports".

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  10. Snowboarding Star Shaun White: Clothes, Music, OlympicsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Two-time Olympic snowboarding gold medalist Shaun White joins WSJ's Tanya Rivero to talk about the sport, his lifestyle collaborations, his band and competing again in the Olympics. Photo: AP "Snowboarding Star Shaun White: Clothes, Music, Olympics" is categorized as "sports".

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  11. Lolo Jones: "I Haven't Slow Danced Since High School"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Shape

    As a three-time Olympian in two different sports, powerhouse athlete Lolo Jones knows what it takes to be a competitor. But now the 32-year-old hurdler and bobsled star will have to face a new type of competition on the dance floor.

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  12. Watch the 3rd Annual Burton High FivesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Scoop

    WHAT: Watch the 3rd annual High Fives presented by MINI at Cardrona Alpine Resort webcast at www.burton.com/HighFives , with slopestyle coverage starting at 8:00 PM on September 19th, and halfpipe coverage starting at 8:00 PM on September 20th. To optimize viewing times for fans around the world, the webcast will air delayed with multiple re-broadcasts based on time zones and include rider interviews and bios, as well as full replays for on-demand viewing at any time.

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  13. PCMR to continue hosting U.S. Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Park Record

    Joss Christensen grinds a rail during his first-place run on the second day of slopestyle competition at the U.S. Grand Prix at PCMR in January. Christensen was named to the U.S. Olympic Team shortly after the event.

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  14. an Enigma and a WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Career Path: Born in San Diego, had two surgeries before the age of 5 to repair a heart defect. Got into skateboarding, skiing and then snowboarding thanks to the influence of his older brother, Jesse.

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  15. PCMR to continue hosting U.S. Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Park Record

    Joss Christensen grinds a rail during his first-place run on the second day of slopestyle competition at the U.S. Grand Prix at PCMR in January. Christensen was named to the U.S. Olympic Team shortly after the event.

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  16. sportsThe 52: White an enigma and a winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Love him or hate him, there's no denying that Carlsbad's Shaun White has left his mark on the international snowboarding scene. Even though White failed to medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi - he pulled out of slopestyle and finished fourth in the halfpipe - he remains the face of snowboarding and has built his own celebrity brand.

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  17. Skiers happy to return to PCMRRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Park Record

    Alex Schlopy grinds a rail at the U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix at Park City Mountain Resort in January. Schlopy won the first day of competition in his hometown.

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    Wednesday Sep 10 | Planet Jackson Hole

    Teton Gravity Research's Almost Ablaze will take you to high places and do strange things to your body. "We didn't go for a deep story line on this film.

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  19. KEVIN CULLENWelles Crowther was a symbol of selflessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Boston.com

    Welles Remy Crowther was 6 years old when his father handed him a red bandanna. Jefferson Crowther explained the difference between the bandanna and a handkerchief he handed his son separately: one was for show, the other was for blow, as in blowing the nose.

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  20. Radar weekly: Woodenbox join Olive Grove Records rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2013 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    News, gigs, videos and links from the Scottish music scene: Woodenbox sign with Olive Grove Records; Gnomegame sold out, The Pictish Trail on tour; new monthly gig night for Edinburgh; Avalanche in-store sees bands join forces; watch the new PAWS video. Olive Grove Records ' roster of up and coming bands keeps growing.

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