Inline Planet Skate News For the week of: November 19 - 25, 2006 Monday Nov. 20, 2006 Racing News Talley, McCormick Win Sluggish Silver Strand It was hurry up and slow down at Sunday's Silver Strand Half Marathon in San Diego. That made for slow times for the men but the women were flying. • Go to Planet story. Event News Squiggy Expansion The 2007 Squiggy Classic (March 10-11) will include a time trial, in addition to its usual twilight skate and marathon. "Our race is on a 7-mile, glass smooth, freshly black-topped loop with no obstacles," the organizer tells us. ... Sounds like a winner! • Go to more info. • Go to 2007 EventCalendar. • Add your event! Archive Last Week in Review The birth of the Rollerdome, Bont's new marathon skates, 'Skating with Kam' and lots more. ... It was a busy week on the Inline Planet! • Go to last week's news. • Go to News Archive.
Nov. 21, 2006 Industry News Send the Best Offers Customizable Video Send the Best has started selling a video as part of its effort to support the U.S. World Team and inline skating in general. • Go to Planet story. Event News Hayward Goes Long Next year's Hayward Inline Marathon (Aug. 11) will include a new event: the 39-mile Hayward Inline Challenge. Distance skaters may use the race as a warm up for the late-season ultra-marathons. • Go to more info. Wednesday Nov. 22. 2006 Event News Alive and Well in the North Country Skaters will again find lots of outdoor racing in Minnesota and Wisconsin next year. Among the events are four new additions to the 2007 Event Calendar: the , Online Inline Half Marathon , Big Granite and Hermantown Half Marathon . Hoyt Lakes Skate • • Go to 2007 Event Calendar. Add your event!
Nov. 23, 2006 Where to Skate Beta Test the Skate Route Mapper! Create maps of your favorite skate routes and share them with the world! That's the idea behind our new Skate Route Mapper. ... Happy Thanksgiving from the Planet! • Go to Skate Route Mapper. • Read the instructions . Racing News Engineer Wins Downhill David Lambert proved quickest in the turns and so won the 2006 North American Downhill Championships last weekend in San Dimas, CA. • Go to more info. Friday Nov. 24, 2006 Skate Tip of the Week Staying Low "You're about to be able to go longer and faster than ever before!" ... not to mention burn off that Thanksgiving dinner. Patrick Creveling explains how in this week's skate tip. • Go to Skate Tip.
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