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At hikers' request, iconic Utah arch could close to rope swinging, other dare-devil pursuits

One of southern Utah’s signature towering arches could soon be closed to daredevil rope-swinging.

Citing frustration from visitors marvelling at Corona Arch, federal officials are considering outlawing the stunt made so popular on YouTube that state authorities banned it from commercial outfitters last year. 380 more words

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Cycling: Aussie Olympic medalist tests positive

Olympic bronze medalist and three-time world time trial champion Michael Rogers of Australia has tested positive for clenbuterol.

The International Cycling Union said Wednesday that Rogers is provisionally suspended while his national federation investigates the case. 202 more words


Cycling star Cadel Evans to be in Edmonton next month for inaugural Tour of Alberta

Tour de France 2011 winner confirmed for race along with Hesjedal, Sagan

Tour de France 2011 winner, Australia’s Cadel Evans (2ndL) rides with teammates and Italy’s Alejandro Valverde in the 207,5 km and second stage of the… 801 more words


Giro D' Italia 2013 predictions

May 5th 2013 First stage of the Giro d’ Italia Mark Cavendish stamps his intentions on the Road Race and his Target the Green jersey and Wiggins survives a chaos filled stage that is the traffic system of Naples yesterday. 422 more words

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No free pass for Bennett in Giro d'Italia debut

George Bennett (RadioShack Leopard) opens his season at the Santos Tour Down UnderYoung Kiwi to support Kiserlovski in high mountains 1,008 more words


Italian sprinter Petacchi retires

PARIS (Reuters) – Italian sprinter Alessandro Petacchi has ended his 18-year professional career during which he claimed 48 stage wins in the grand Tours. 147 more words


numerology for Ryder Hesjedal

May 27, 2012                11:16 AM ET

Ryder Hesjedal has made history.

The Victoria, B.C., native became the first Canadian to win one of cycling’s three Grand Tour events Sunday, wrapping up the 2012 Giro d’Italia with an excellent performance in the 21st and final stage in Milan. 876 more words

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