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The NHL Sees Dasher Boards As More Than Just A Protective Wall

Recreation & Sports Blog

Dasher boards are a shielding system used in nearly every hockey arena in the NHL. They are the feature that protects the fans from errant pucks and the notorious boards of hockey, in which players are slammed against in a hard check. However, new technology has marketers looking to make use of these necessary safety features. Dasher boards are fast becoming an excellent tool for virtual advertising. First Objective – Protect Obviously, a hockey shot hurdling a small disc made of vulcanized rubber, clocked at speeds in excess of 100 mph, would be dangerous if allowed to fly unabated across a hockey rink.

31 March 2017

DIY Mistakes To Avoid When Creating Your Own Horse Corral On Your Property

Recreation & Sports Blog

Owning your own horses can be incredibly rewarding when you enjoy horseback riding, but owning your own horses can also mean there are changes you have to make in and around your property to contain them. There are all kinds of material options available when it comes to building your own corral, but this is a harder task than most equestrians realize. In fact, many try to build their own corral and end up with major flaws that cost them a lot of money down the road, which is why it is always better to just hire a professional corral builder for the job.

17 March 2017

When Buying A Motorcycle

Recreation & Sports Blog

There is nothing like driving through open country with the wind in your face. Yes, a motorcycle lets you experience the road like no other vehicle can. It does not matter if you are going through Teton National Park, or if you are driving through the Everglades, riding a motorcycle is one of the best traveling experiences that a person can have. Buying a motorcycle should be an exciting time as well.

10 March 2017

Ways To Make Your Child's First Pro Sporting Event Pleasant And Memorable

Recreation & Sports Blog

If you're a die-hard sports fan, one of the moments you'll likely look forward to is taking your child to his or her first professional game. Regardless of the sport and team you choose, this moment is something that you'll likely document with lots of photos and may tell and retell stories about the occasion to your child for years to come. Even if your child isn't hugely passionate about sports, there are a number of things that you can do to make this experience memorable.

1 March 2017

4 Practice Tips For A Beginner Pistol Shooter

Recreation & Sports Blog

Shooting a pistol is like many things; your ability improves with practice. However, if you start out with bad habits and continue them uncorrected, you'll do little to improve your pistol shooting abilities. There are important steps to becoming comfortable with your pistol and developing confidence. Good shooting skills are learned through repetition. Practice these four things to help master your skills as a pistol shooter. Dry Fire Practice – Dry-firing is when you 'pretend to shoot' your pistol without any ammunition.

27 February 2017

Throw A Fun Beach Party

Recreation & Sports Blog

If you are going to be throwing a party or barbecue in a beach setting, then you want to make sure you have everything taken care of so all of your guests will have a fun time, enjoy many great times, have access to tasty food, and make memories they will remember for a long time. This article will educate you on some of the things you should do when you are planning your beach party so you can count on it being a success.

22 February 2017

Storing Your RV So It Is Properly Protected

Recreation & Sports Blog

If you have an RV that has to be stored for a few months or longer, you will need to make sure that you are taking the proper precautions so it remains in the best possible shape. You simply cannot pull next to a garage and be done with it. Take the following steps to ensure that the RV will be ready to go the next time you want to go on a road trip.

20 January 2017

What Type of Boat Should You Get If You Live in Manhattan

Recreation & Sports Blog

Manhattan is an island surrounded by water, but it's also a huge, densely packed city. So it's a bit of a strange place for people who love to go out and hit the open water. Unlike some other places, you probably won't have a big garage or driveway to store your boat. However, lots of people in Manhattan own boats, so it can be done. Here's a breakdown on the three types of boats you might want to get, as well as how to store them when you're not out at sea.

11 January 2017

3 Things To Keep In Mind When You Start Bowling

Recreation & Sports Blog

If you are just taking up the sport of bowling, here are three things to keep in mind when you hit the lanes next time: #1 Make Sure You Choose The Right Ball One of the most important parts of bowling is choosing the right ball. You want to choose a bowling ball that you can easily pick up and move around. Although ideally, a heavier ball will carry more force and knock down more pins, you need to be able to correctly handle the ball for that idea to work.

29 December 2016

Different Features To Consider For Your New Golf Cart

Recreation & Sports Blog

If you are in the process of looking for and purchasing a new golf cart, you need to consider what type of features you want your golf cart to have and how you plan on using your golf cart. #1 Windshield Some golf carts are equipped with windshields, whereas other are not. Other golf carts are equipped with windshields that can be removed or folded in half. Whether or not you need a windshield depends on where you live and use your golf cart.

22 December 2016