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Snowboarding at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Qualification

An athlete must have placed in the top 30 at a World Cup event after July 2012 or at the 2013 World Championships in that respective event and also have a minimum amount of FIS points 100 for all events, except slopestyle which is 50 points. A to ...

Snowboarding at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Qualification

An athlete must have placed in the top 30 at a World Cup event after July 2016 or at the 2017 World Championships in that respective event and also have a maximum amount of FIS points 100 for giant slalom and snowboard cross, 50 for the other thr ...

Snowboarding at the 2018 Winter Paralympics – Mens banked slalom

The mens banked slalom competition of the 2018 Winter Paralympics was held at Jeongseon Alpine Centre, South Korea. The competition took place on 16 March 2018.

Snowboarding at the 2018 Winter Paralympics – Mens snowboard cross

The mens snowboard cross competition of the 2018 Winter Paralympics was held at Jeongseon Alpine Centre, South Korea. The competition took place on 12 March 2018.

Snowboarding at the 2018 Winter Paralympics – Womens banked slalom

The womens banked slalom competition of the 2018 Winter Paralympics was held at Jeongseon Alpine Centre, South Korea. The competition took place on 16 March 2018.

Snowboarding at the 2018 Winter Paralympics – Womens snowboard cross

The womens snowboard cross competition of the 2018 Winter Paralympics was held at Jeongseon Alpine Centre, South Korea. The competition took place on 12 March 2018.

Ballybunion

Ballybunion or Ballybunnion is a coastal town and seaside resort in County Kerry, Ireland, on the Wild Atlantic Way, 15 km from the town of Listowel. According to the Central statistics office, Ballybunion had a population of 1.854 in the year 2016.

Bundoran

Bundoran is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. The town is located on the N15 road near Ballyshannon, and is the most southerly town in Donegal. The town is a popular seaside resort, and tourism has been at the heart of the local economy since th ...

Kilkee

Kilkee is a small coastal town in County Clare, Ireland. It is in the parish of Kilkee, formerly Kilfearagh. Kilkee is midway between Kilrush and Doonbeg on the N67 road. The town is popular as a seaside resort. The horseshoe bay is protected fro ...

Lahinch

Lahinch or Lehinch is a small town on Liscannor Bay, on the northwest coast of County Clare, Ireland. It lies on the N67 national secondary road, between Milltown Malbay and Ennistymon, roughly 75 kilometres by road southwest of Galway and 68 kil ...

Mullaghmore, County Sligo

Mullaghmore is a village on the Mullaghmore peninsula in County Sligo, Ireland. It is a noted holiday destination, characterised by ocean views and a skyline dominated by the monolithic shape of Ben Bulben mountain. It is in the barony of Carbury ...

Rossnowlagh

Rossnowlagh is a seaside village in south County Donegal, Ireland. It is about 8.5 km north of Ballyshannon and 16 km southwest of Donegal Town. The areas 3 km long beach is frequented by walkers, surfers, wind-surfers, kite-surfers and swimmers.

Strandhill

Strandhill or occasionally Larass is a coastal town and townland in County Sligo, Ireland. As of 2016, the population was 1.753, an increase of 10% from the 2011 Census. The old name appears to be Ros Dragnige.

Tramore

Tramore is a seaside village in County Waterford, on the southeast coast of Ireland. With humble origins as a small fishing village, the area saw rapid development upon the arrival of the railway from Waterford City in 1853. Initially the town fl ...

Croatan Beach, Virginia

Croatan Beach is a residential neighborhood in the independent city of Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States. It is located on the Atlantic Ocean south of Rudee Inlet and north of Camp Pendleton near the Virginia Beach oceanfront. It is situate ...

Croyde

Croyde is a village on the west-facing coastline of North Devon, England. The village lies on the South West Coast Path near to Baggy Point, which is owned by the National Trust. It lies within the North Devon Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Be ...

Saltburn-by-the-Sea

Saltburn-by-the-Sea is a seaside town in Redcar and Cleveland, North Yorkshire, England, around 12 miles south east of Hartlepool. It lies within the historic boundaries of the North Riding of Yorkshire. It has a population of around 6.000. The d ...

Saunton Sands

Saunton Sands is a beach near the English village of Saunton on the North Devon coast near Braunton, popular for longboard surfing. Beyond its southern end, Crow Point, England is the mouth of the River Taw estuary. It is part of the Taw-Torridge ...

Woolacombe

Woolacombe is a seaside resort on the coast of North Devon, England, which lies at the mouth of a valley in the parish of Mortehoe. The beach is 3 miles long, sandy, gently sloping and faces the Atlantic Ocean near the western limit of the Bristo ...

Coldingham Bay

Coldingham Bay is an inlet in the North Sea coast, just over three kilometres north of the town of Eyemouth in the Scottish Borders area of Scotland. It is situated at grid reference NT918666 and is easily reached by a minor road which leaves the ...

Ness, Lewis

Ness is the northernmost part of the Isle of Lewis, a community consisting of about 16 villages, including Lionel, Habost, Swainbost, Cross, North and South Dell, Cross Skigersta, Skigersta, Eorodale, Adabroc, Port of Ness, Knockaird, Fivepenny a ...

Tiree

Tiree is the most westerly island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. The low-lying island, southwest of Coll, has an area of 7.834 hectares and a population of around 650. The land is very fertile, and crofting, together with tourism and fishing ...

Roxy Louw

Roxy Louw is a South African model, actress, and surfer. As the daughter of South African rugby player Rob Louw, she has modelled for Sports Illustrated, Renault, Woolworths, Kauai, Vodacom, and Nashua Mobile, and has been featured by FHM. She ha ...

George Downing (surfer)

Downing was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii Territory, where he learned to surf at the age of nine. He took a route as a paper boy and bought his first surfboard from a homeowner along his route. By 1942, his uncle Wally Froiseth took him aro ...

Eddystone Rocks

The Eddystone, or the Eddystone Rocks, are a seaswept and heavily eroded group of rocks some 9 statute miles southwest of Rame Head in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. Formerly a treacherous hazard for ships in the approaches to the English Cha ...

Swanage Pier

Swanage Pier is a Victorian pier which extends into the southern end of Swanage Bay near the town of Swanage, in the south-east of Dorset. It was built in 1895 for passenger ship services. It is situated on the eastern coast of the Isle of Purbec ...

Wast Water

Wast Water or Wastwater is a lake located in Wasdale, a valley in the western part of the Lake District National Park, England. The lake is almost 3 miles long and more than one-third mile wide. It is a glacial lake, formed in a glacially over-de ...

Capernwray Dive Centre

Capernwray Dive Centre is a large flooded former quarry, presently operated as an inland scuba diving site, near the village of Over Kellet, Lancashire, England.

Dinorwic Quarry

The Dinorwic Quarry is a large former slate quarry, now home to the Welsh National Slate Museum, located between the villages of Llanberis and Dinorwig in North Wales. It was the second largest slate quarry in Wales, indeed in the world, after th ...

Eccleston Quarry

Eccleston Quarry is a mile south of Eccleston, Lancashire. It is also called Eccleston Delph and Eccy Delph. It is an old stone quarry that flooded. It is a popular site for scuba diving. Visibility is generally very poor and ropes have been stru ...

Stoney Cove

Stoney Cove is a large flooded quarry which is a popular inland scuba diving site, located between Stoney Stanton and Sapcote in Leicestershire, England.

Dulwich Wood

Dulwich Wood, together with the adjacent Sydenham Hill Wood, is the largest extant part of the ancient Great North Wood in the London Borough of Southwark. The two woods were separated after the relocation of The Crystal Palace in 1854 and the cr ...

Long Lane Wood

Long Lane Wood is an area of ancient woodland in the suburb of Monks Orchard within the London borough of Croydon. The wood covers an area of 15.07 acres, is criss crossed by paths and is frequented by dog walkers. The wood is mainly made up of E ...

Recreational walks in Lancashire

This is a list of recreational walks partly or wholly in Lancashire. Carnforth Canal Walks - 4.5–6 mile walks. Four easy walks which link two of Englands Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty - The Forest of Bowland and Arnside and Silverdale. Hurs ...

Anglesey Coastal Path

The Anglesey Coastal Path is a 200-kilometre long-distance footpath around the island of Anglesey in North Wales. The route is part of the Wales Coast Path.

Cambrian Way

The Cambrian Way, initially an unofficial long distance footpath in Wales running from Cardiff to Conwy, was officially recognised in 2019. Primarily a mountain walk, it runs over many of the highest and most scenically beautiful areas of Wales. ...

Cardiff Centenary Walk

The Cardiff Centenary Walk is a tourist walkway through Cardiff city centre in Wales. Established as part of Cardiffs centennial celebrations to mark 100 years of city status in 2005, it has 41 points of interest, either Cardiff landmarks or sign ...

Cistercian Way (Wales)

The Cistercian Way is a waymarked, long-distance trail which circumnavigates Wales, linking the Cistercian historic sites of Wales. It is a circular walk and can be started from any point along its route. The total length is approximately 650 mil ...

Clwydian Way

The waymarked circular walk runs for a total of 122 miles 196 km. It was established by the North Wales area of the Ramblers Association to mark the Millennium.

Dyfi Valley Way

The 108 miles 174 km route runs all the way up one side of the River Dyfi Welsh: Afon Dyfi and down the other side. The starting and finishing points, near the rivers estuary, are Borth and Aberdyfi. The route follows the north side of the Dyfi t ...

Ebbw Valley Walk

The Ebbw Valley Walk is a 16 miles -long recreational walk which runs from Festival Park in Ebbw Vale southwards to the Sirhowy Valley Country Park west of Risca in South Wales. The route is managed and maintained by Caerphilly County Borough Cou ...

North Wales Path

The North Wales Path is a long-distance walk of some 60 miles that runs close to the coast of northern Wales between Prestatyn in the east and Bangor in the west. Parts of it overlap with the Wales Coast Path. The path runs along parts of the Clw ...

Rhymney Valley Ridgeway Walk

The walk route starts at Rhymney and heads south down the Rhymney Valley where it becomes a circular loop and runs around the Caerphilly basin linking the three main upland ridges of Mynydd-y-Grug, Thornhill and Eglwysilan and passes through Caer ...

South Wales Coast and Severn Estuary Coastal Path

The South Wales Coast and Severn Estuary Coastal Path covers Region H of the larger Wales Coast Path, an 870-mile long-distance walking route around the whole coast of Wales which opened on 5 May 2012. The South Wales Coast and Severn Estuary str ...

Usk Valley Walk

The route follows some of the course of the River Usk and runs from a start point at Caerleon, not far upstream from the rivermouth at Uskmouth, south of Newport, up the river valley, with interesting detours, to Brecon in the north. It extends f ...

Trans Tasman Cup

The Trans Tasman Cup, played every two years, is an amateur golf event. It is held by Golf Australia and New Zealand Golf. It consists of four categories of four players each. Australia won the last four events. In 2012 was held 7-9 March in the ...

In Her Time

In Her Time initially started her racing career under Newcastle trainer Ben Smith. In 2017 the mare was ridden by Zac Purton to win the Group 1 Galaxy at Royal Randwick Racecourse. In September 2018 coach Ben Smith was stood down from employment ...

Nature Strip (horse)

In 2019, Nature Strip was successful in three Group 1 races, the Galaxy at Randwick Racecourse, a race that his father, Nicconi won in 2009, the Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley Racecourse and the Darley Sprint Classic.

Harness racing in Australia

Harness racing, also colloquially known as trotting or the trots, is a spectator sport in Australia, with significant amounts of money wagered annually with bookmakers and the Totalisator Agency Board. In Australia there are 90 harness racing tra ...

Australasian Breeders Crown

The Australasian Breeders Crown is a futurity harness racing series for horses bred in Australia and New Zealand. The series is for two, three and four-year-old pacers and trotters. It is held on a Sunday in late August in the Park tabcorp in Mel ...