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For the week of:
July 29 - Aug. 4, 2007

July 30, 2007
Unpacking Indoor Nationals
Linda Wood unveils a video tribute to USA's Pan Am skaters and offers some final thoughts on Indoor Nationals.
Linda's blog

Event News
a2a Adds 10K
The venerable ultramarathon adds an event for skaters who prefer shorter distances.
More event news
Event Calendar

July 31, 2007
Group Skates
Mapper Hits 111!
The latest additions to the Group Skate Mapper are Phoenix's Monday Night Sk8 and Seattle's Sunday Social.
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Event News
Indy Inline
Two events remain in this summer's inline race series at the Major Taylor Velodrome in Indianapolis.

2007 Event Calendar
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Aug. 1, 2007
More Reason to Skate
New report recommends moderate exercise at least five times a week or vigorous exercise at least three times a week.
More info
More Health News

Product News
Prototype Wins Praise
Get Rolling author Liz Miller says the 4Wheeler disk braking system works better than a heel brake without crimping her style.
Orbit story
More Product News

Skaters in the News
Winners Don't Quit
In his continuing effort to halt the genocide in Darfur, Olympic gold medalist Joey Cheek delivered petitions last week to China's U.S. embassy.
VOA story
More Skaters in the News

August 2, 2007
Racing News
Look Out Worlds!
With Renee Hildebrand (coach of Mantia and Bowe) now training the Belgium team, can gold medals be far behind?

Planet Story
More Racing News

Product News
Are Heelys For Adults?
"Heelys have neither the sports applications of rollerblades nor the countercultural vibe of skateboards," but Slate editor likes them for shopping at Whole Foods.
Slate story
Inline Edge

August 3, 2007
Skate Tip of the Week
Maximize Your Push!
Is your push working for or against you! ... Tune it up with some help from Dan Burger.
Dan's Tip
Skate Tip Archive





Copyright 2007 by Robert Burnson

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