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Son's death weighing on family

...and family are welcome to come."He was a good kid, always with a smile on his face," Mike Jezorski said. "He liked snowboarding, being in the woods and loved his truck. He had his whole life ahead of him."Reach Dan Balmer at daniel.balmer@peninsulaclarion...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-15/sons-death-weighing-on-family
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UAF student has double life as pro snowboarder

...of his other passion - professional snowboarding. From 1996 to 2003, Grant's run on the pro snowboarding circuit provided a few sponsorships...credentials aren't the norm in the snowboarding world. One competition he entered...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-11-19/uaf-student-has-double-life-as-pro-s
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Sterling movie makers head to Hollywood

...turned their comfortable, self centered lives into a life threatening lesson of survival as an ill-prepared afternoon snowboarding trip turns tragic with injury and sub-zero temperatures. Thus the title '48 Below!" said Tina Wegner who wrote the...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/031611/dis_800668664.shtml
Dispatch
Stassel set for Winter Olympics

...Anchorage's Ryan Stassel when Stassel was cutting his snowboarding teeth in Alaska, said the first-time Olympian...shoulder for the fourth time.The days of snowboarding and coaching snowboarding off of summer wages were over. He married...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-02-04/stassel-set-for-winter-olympics
Sports
Photo feature: Liftoff

Josh Bowman, 9, does a board-grab while snowboarding off the Cook Inlet bluff in Kenai with his brother Zach, not pictured. Photo by M. Scott Moon Josh Bowman, 9, does a board-grab while snowboarding off the Cook Inlet bluff in Kenai with his brother Zach, not pictured.

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/020808/news_3872.shtml
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Diabetic snowboarder Sean Busby rides 7 continents

...friend, Vic Wild, the American-born rider who won two snowboarding golds for his adopted country of Russia. "But while I was...sense of getting away from it all. It's the true spirit of snowboarding."Busby founded a charitable organization, Riding on Insulin...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-03-20/diabetic-snowboarder-sean-busby-
Outdoors

...cold and rough.Always wear appropriate and proper-fitting protective gear, including a helmet when skiing, sledding, snowboarding or playing hockey.Wear layers of close-fitting clothing; keep scarves tucked in.Fight FrostbiteBe aware of the potential...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-01-06
News

...snowboarders have a blind spot that multiplies the odds of a collision.Alta is one of the last remaining U.S. resorts that ban snowboarding, along with Utah's Deer Valley and Mad River Glen in Vermont.The lawsuit filed Wednesday says four snowboarders bought...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-01-16-1
Outdoors
Rockin' the 2014 Winter Olympics

...considered slightly less hazardous than parasailing from alpine cliffs without a canopy.Then there's freestyle skiing and snowboarding:These skill showcases come with wicked special tricks, sub-orbit aerials, humongous recycle bins for Red Bull containers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-02-15/rockin-the-2014-winter-olympics
Community
Local businesses offer different Black Friday experience

...had seen several hundred people as well. At 2 p.m. Friday, there were a handful of people looking through skiing and snowboarding gear. A larger group in the variety shop below the loft looked through art supplies, holiday decorations and housewares...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-30/local-businesses-offer-different-bla
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