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Archive for March, 2009

Get the Skating Bug

At the Four Continents Championship in Vancouver last month I saw the ‘Skate Bug’ for the first time. It’s a radio device that connects listeners with live event commentary. One part fits in your ear; the other part is hand held. With the Skate Bug, listeners can get real-time event commentary–even more detailed than those [...]

Local Event: Skating for a Good Cause in Richmond BC

Before the winter recreational skating season winds down, get out to your local rink for a few more laps. If you live in Richmond, BC there’s a very good reason to get out to a public skate early next month. The Scleroderma Association of British Columbia is holding the annual Spencer Skate for Scleroderma on [...]