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Feeling The Heat!

08/25/2015 | 12:33 PM

[Written by Peter Nielsen].   Temperatures are rising and it is important to remember that exercising in hot weather can put additional stress on your body. If you don’t take care when exercising in the heat, you can endanger your long-term health.   You may want to tweak your workout to prevent heat-related problems such […]

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Mix Up Your Workout with Prints

08/18/2015 | 07:38 AM

Lets face it—a workout routine can get boring. There are a lot of ways you can mix it up to keep things interesting. You could try a new class at your gym or start working out with a friend. But have you ever thought of changing up what you wear?   This season, there’s a […]

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From a Game to a Sport

08/11/2015 | 03:58 PM

The Evolution of Pickleball   Bainbridge Island is a small city in the Pacific Northwest. A short ferry ride from the rolling forests and mountains of Washington, it’s known for its beautiful geography dotted with beaches, bluffs, lagoons and dunes. What is less commonly known about the island is that it’s the birthplace of pickleball; […]

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Playing Dental Defense

08/04/2015 | 07:29 AM

Tooth and gum injuries are painful, expensive and debilitating. An advanced mouthguard is a must for gridiron warriors.   Football is America’s favorite sport, but it’s also a demanding one. The high level of physical contact requires the best in protective gear, and given the sensitivity of the mouth and jaw, a premium mouthguard is […]

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Whistling Straits Hosts 2015 PGA Championship

07/28/2015 | 03:50 PM

Midwest venue offers links-Style course, jaw-dropping scenery.   The 2015 PGA Championship returns to our neck of the woods: the Straits course at Whistling Straits in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, August 13-16. The site has held numerous professional tournaments, including the 2004 and 2010 PGA Championships and the 2007 U.S. Senior Open. In 2020, it is scheduled […]

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Hooked on Fishing

07/21/2015 | 03:20 PM

This summer activity puts the entire family in touch with nature and each other.   My dad was a great parent in every way, but he was an immigrant, and some of the things most dads and sons shared — like baseball and football — were unknown to him. But there was one activity that […]

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What’s Up with the SUP?

07/14/2015 | 03:32 PM

Enjoying the lake or ocean, until recent years, had been limited to the usual suspects: boats, kayaks, canoes… you know, your typical vessels. However, there’s now a new way to get out on the lake and get you standing up at the same time.   The stand-up paddleboard, or SUP for short, it’s like a […]

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Pitch a Tent, Not a Fit

07/07/2015 | 03:07 PM

Today’s Camping Equipment is Light Weight & Easy to Set Up.   There is little that compares to the great experience of camping: Fresh air, food cooked on a grill and a break (hopefully) from our always-connected world. My family and I were regular campers for about 10 years, immensely enjoying evenings around a campfire, […]

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Get The Most Out Of Your Camping Experience

06/30/2015 | 02:48 PM

With These Cool Accessories   Whether it’s a car or an article of clothing, the right accessories make the experience all the more pleasurable. Same applies to camping. You need items to keep your food cold and safe, to keep bugs away and to enable you to truly let the stress of everyday life melt […]

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