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Kraig Becker
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Pakistan 2014: Summit Push Begins on Broad Peak, Teams Ready to Climb on K2
Photo Courtesy of Alan Arnette It has been a busy week in Pakistan, where the climbing teams are now getting into position to start their summit bids on Broad Peak, and the K2 climbers have wrapped up their Puja Ceremony, granting them permission to officia...
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Lance Armstrong: Life After The Fall
With the Tour de France in full swing, we're likely to see other cycling related stories surface over the next few weeks, some of which will be interesting, and others will just try to capitalize on the one time of year when the sport takes center stage, ev...
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Tour de France 2014: Familiar Names Left Off Rosters
We're now just a few days away from the start of the 2014 Tour de France , and if you have read my blog for any number of years, you already know how much I look forward to the three-week long race. In a few days, I'll write my annual preview for  Le Tour ,...
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Agreed! Really wish he could have gotten one more ride. 
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Travel Stories From FlightNetwork
If you read this blog with any regularity, you probably already know that I am one of the contributors to the Let's Roll Blog over at FlightNetwork.com . The site is dedicated to all kinds of travel related topics, with some good stories being posted by the...
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Climber's Body Found in the Alps 32 Years After He Went Missing
A 32-year old mystery was solved last week, when the body of a mountain guide who had been missing since 1982 was discovered by a mountaineer on a glacier in the Alps. The location of the body puts an end to more than three decades of speculation as to what...
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Pakistan 2014: Alan Arnette Reaches K2 Base Camp
The summer climbing season in Pakistan continues to progress on schedule and as expected. Most of the teams have now arrived in Base Camp at long last, and if they haven't already gone to work, they will do so shortly. The season is now in full swing, and c...
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Pakistan 2014: Climbing Begins on K2
Following a slow start to the summer climbing season in Pakistan, things are starting to pick-up at last. As reported last week , teams are finally arriving in their various Base Camps, including several expeditions that have already gone to work on K2, the...
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Kayaker Begins Northwest Passage Paddle
Summer in the Northern Hemisphere brings new opportunities for adventure, and over the past few years, that has included the opening of the Northwest Passage in the arctic ocean. We've seen several attempts recently to cross that fabled stretch of water, an...
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Video: More New Zealand Landscapes in Timelapse and 4K
If for some inexplicable reason you're still unconvinced that New Zealand is a destination worth visiting, I have yet another fantastic video today to help sway you to this line of thinking. It is another lovely timelapse that captures some amazing landscap...
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    Political Science, 1988 - 1992
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