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Songs for New Adventures
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Songs for New Adventures

Sunlight beats down on you as you speed down the highway. You stretch your arm through the open window, resting your elbow on the door and letting your fingers curl and uncurl in the wind. Your other hand softly taps the steering wheel in time to the music; hopeful lyrics [...]

An Introduction to Adventure Racing!
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An Introduction to Adventure Racing!

By Fletcher Hamel, Capt. Team Torti/Aquabound. It has been awhile since I’ve been asked to give an introduction to the sport of adventure racing.  Even with the sport’s exponential growth on the recreational level in the last several years, I find most people still give me a confused stare when [...]

Defying Limits with Bjorn Bauer
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Defying Limits with Bjorn Bauer

Defying Limits Climbing in Indian Creek by Bjorn Bauer Two months ago I stood at the bottom of a cliff in Indian Creek, Utah. A thin crack ran 80 ft straight up the sandstone wall and ended in a shelf where someone had bolted climbing anchors. Chalk marks from previous [...]

The Greatest Sport You’ve Never Head Of
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The Greatest Sport You’ve Never Head Of

In the early 1920s, some college kids from Yale began playing catch with tin pie plates from the Frisbie Pie Company in New Haven, CT.  They even got truck drivers for the Frisbie Pie Company to join suit by throwing pie tins at passersby.  Almost a century later, college kids [...]

Singletrack Mountain Biking: 6 Things to Consider
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Singletrack Mountain Biking: 6 Things to Consider

By Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior. I recently purchased a mountain bike and was lucky enough to have some friends who were already familiar sport and helped guide me along. I wanted to share with you some things to consider if you’re looking into purchasing a mountain bike and getting into [...]