The best beaches for practicing your moves offer slow, gentle waves and a no-pressure atmosphere. Here are six of our faves.
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Adventure Racing Camp in Santa Fe, New Mexico: May 4-7, 2006
Hook up with Carmichael Training Systems and Santa Fe Mountain Adventures for one of the most comprehensive adventure racing camp in the country.
On Skis and a Prayer
Inside Jamie Pierre's record leap at Grand Targhee
Divers do the damnedest things in pursuit of Northern California abalone—like poaching, drowning, and getting gobbled up by great white sharks
California: The Otter Bar Lodge Kayak School
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Tour of California Wrap-Up: Landis Snags Overall Win
Our man reports from the scene of the inaugural Amgen Tour of California for what proved to be a major coup for U.S. cycling, with an estimated one million spectators and eight American riders in the top ten.
Continent's Largest Ice-Climbing Festival Kicks Off This Weekend
North Americas largest ice-climbing festival, the Festiglace du Quebec will take place February 17 to 19.
Is California Dreamin'?
The Golden State gets set to host America's richest bike race ever