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A Reader Asks, “Why is Zero Called Love in Tennis?”

06/13/2017 | 06:37 AM

Answer: Many Point to Game’s French Root for Answer   This spring we asked you, our readers, to submit sport-related questions you wanted answered. Out of the many responses, we chose one from Christopher Agnew of Erdenheim, Penn. He wanted to know why zero is called love in tennis. With his mom a devout tennis […]

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The Gear on Your Back

06/07/2017 | 07:55 AM

You’ve packed your rod and reel for that fishing trip, but do you have apparel engineered for a day on the water?   Fishing is a great way to get outdoors and spend quality time with the family. But if you’re brand new to the sport, where do you begin? What kind of rod or […]

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Family Fishing Fundamentals

05/30/2017 | 07:22 AM

Tips and tricks for amateur anglers.   Fishing is a great way to get outdoors and spend quality time with the family. But if you’re brand new to the sport, where do you begin? What kind of rod or reel is best for me? What kind of lures should I look for? What kind of […]

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Maximize Your Camping Experience

05/23/2017 | 01:25 PM

Enjoy the Great Outdoors with The Right Camping Equipment.   Some of our best memories are centered around camping trips when our two boys were young. After spending the entire day outdoors, we would gather around a campfire in the evening to watch bats fly overhead and to listen to the chirping of crickets and […]

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Why You Need To Train Legs

05/16/2017 | 11:51 AM

[Written by Peter Nielsen].   Leg day is the easiest session to skip in the gym. Leg training is tough — no doubt about it — and it can be tempting to forget your leg workouts in favor of easier training sessions or missing the gym altogether. Many guys and girls prefer to focus on […]

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Use the “Wet Test” to Determine What Kind of Feet You Have

05/09/2017 | 08:12 AM

1. Get your foot wet.   2. Then step on a surface, such as a sidewalk or a piece of dark construction paper, which will show an imprint of your foot.   3. The characteristics of the imprint will determine your foot type:   • Flat Footed/Pronated — Your feet are pronated if a complete […]

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Keep Your Feet Happy, Every Day

05/02/2017 | 06:55 AM

What feels better than stepping outside into the spring air after a long, cold winter stuck inside your house? If you have tired, achy feet, staying on the couch might feel a lot better. But with advances in comfortable footwear, that walk in the park can feel a lot more like, well, a walk in […]

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Core Strength

04/25/2017 | 07:36 AM

Pilates builds strength, flexibility and endurance.   Want to flatten your tummy, strengthen those shoulder blades, and build better posture? Pilates might just be the thing for you. Pioneered by the late Joseph Pilates in the mid-1920s, pilates builds strength, flexibility and endurance without adding bulk to muscles or increasing risk of injury. Pilates has […]

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Why Do Golf Balls Have Dimples?

04/18/2017 | 01:10 PM

Accidental discovery is why golf balls travel farther than any other ball.   Last fall, we asked you, our readers, to submit sport-related questions you wanted answered. Out of the many responses, we chose one from Alex Wheatley of Flushing, Michigan. Alex wanted to know why golf balls have dimples. The simple answer is that […]

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