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Spencer McKee: 10 items for every skier’s gear bag

When it comes to picking gear for the slopes, a few key factors come to mind: warmth, comfort and durability to list a few. Below you'll find a few of the items I love for these reasons, including jackets, pants, and accessories. Get ready for the 2018-2019 ski season by getting the right gear.

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Trainer allows you to ride own bike when weather outside is unforgiving

If you've ever spent time on an exercise bike at home or in the gym, there's one thing you notice pretty quickly – it's really nothing like riding your bike outside. So what's the dedicated cyclist in northern climates to do when the roads outside are covered in snow and ice? The Wahoo KICKR Smart Trainer allows you to ride your own bike indoors with an ingenious system that simulates riding on the road. Simply remove the back wheel and attach your bike to the trainer. The heavy flywheel provides you with the inertia needed to give you the feeling of riding outside – much more accurately and without the noise of traditional trainers.

Huge crash sends IndyCar rookie driver Robert Wickens to hospital

A race at Pocono Speedway was marred by a violent wreck that sent IndyCar rookie driver Robert Wickens to the hospital. Wickens was awake and alert when he was airlifted out of the track for medical treatment.