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Month September, 2011

UK’s biggest geocaching competition launched by Magellan


Surf too scary, wind too strong?  Get out in the countryside instead with your GPS and have a crack at the biggest ever woodland geocaching competition. Magellan have partnered up with VisitWoods and The Boys’ Brigade to keep us all busy looking for up 30,000 physical prizes across the UK. Global GPS brand Magellan today launches the UK’s largest ever national

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Perfect weather for 34th Americas Cup

With some incredible wind coming in over the weekend the organisers and sailors at the 34th Americas Cup World Series will be chomping at the bit to get started. With forecasts of 20-30 knots the race crews may be pushed out of their comfort zone on the wing-sailed, AC45 catamarans when the action starts on Saturday afternoon.On Friday morning, the nine skippers faced the

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Categories: Sailing

Watch Polo on the Beach

Polo Players at Watergate Bay

Visitors to Watergate Bay will on Tuesday 06 September will see some of the UK's finest polo players in action in the fifth annual Polo on the Beach event. The event always attracts a large crowd drawn to the spectacle of watching the talented horseman thundering accross the sand in the UK's only beach polo event. Entertainment at the Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach

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Categories: Adventure Sports

Animal Bike Tour Returns to Fistral Beach

Animal Bike Tour

Two of the UK's top mountain biking stars will be putting on a show for spectators when the Animal Bike Tour Returns to Fistral Beach in Newquay on Friday 02 September.The Animal Bike Tour is an awesome fusion of the UK’s legendary mountain bikers: Former World Champion and Guinness Book of Records holder Martyn Ashton, and international dirt jump star Blake Samson.The

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Categories: Cycling & Mountain Biking

Dartmoor Twins Prepare for Atlantic Crossing

Atlantic Rowers

Twins Hugo and Ross Turner from Dartmoor, are hoping to set two world records as they join their university friends to take part in the world renowned Atlantic Rowing Race, aiming to raise £150,000 for Spinal Research.By taking part in the 3,000 mile trans-Atlantic crossing between the Canary Islands and Barbados, the Atlantic4 crew will set the world records for the

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Categories: Expeditions

Grommets Take Bodyboard Challenge

Groms Bodyboarding

With the sun blazing overhead and fun 1-2ft waves breaking at Towan beach junior bodyboarders from around the country took part in a free coaching session and competition in Newquay in Augsut. The Grommet Challenge is the initiative of British Team Coach and Senior Bodyboarding Champion Rob Barber who in response to last year's disappointing turnout in the junior

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Categories: Surfing

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