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Active Lifestyle & Sports

Flow Surf E-Magazine is about local love of surfing

The Philippines enjoys the Pacific Ocean and the West Philippine Sea on both coasts with thousands of islands to choose from a surf-spot menu. Despite this, surfing is only beginning to become a mainstream sport in the country. With several foreign surfing magazines to choose from at your local imported book store, one publication chooses to go local.

University

Padyak Your Way To Class

With a huge campus, students from the University of the Philippines, Diliman always have he dilemma of getting to their next class without being late. How do they do it? Well, here's one way: Riding a Bike. But not just any bike. Read on to find out more about the bicycle that every Isko and Iska is riding.

Active Lifestyle & Sports

Way to go, team!

It was a peculiar emotion my friends and I felt last night as we watched our Azkals take a licking from Kuwait with an aggregate score of 1-5. On one end of the spectrum, I felt saddened that our country’s shot at a World Cup qualifier is over (in hindsight, the expectation is unreasonable for a nation’s first attempt), but ...

University

Preparing for an Emergency, the Kampo Uno Way

UP does more than give lectures and tests. Learning shouldn't be confined to the classroom and to the degree of each student. There are other valuable lessons that the University offers. Life-saving techniques, for example, are taught by a group called the Kampo Uno Rescue.

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GSP congratulates Pacquiao for ESPY win

From ABS-CBN News >> Mixed martial arts (MMA) superstar Georges St.-Pierre congratulated boxing congressman Manny Pacquiao for winning the 2011 ESPY Best Fighter Award.

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4 Filipino jins working to land slots in 2012 Olympics

From  The Philippine Daily Inquirer   Four of the country’s top taekwondo fighters try to crash the London Olympics next year when they compete in the 2011 World Qualification tournament on June 25 to July 4 in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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What is the Running Raw Project?

The Running Raw Project is a grand experiment in diet and athletic performance. It was started by Tim Van Orden in November of 2005 with a simple question: Can one be an athlete while eating a 100% raw vegan diet? That curiosity was quickly answered with a resounding YES!

Social Responsibility

Celebrities hop on bikes to save women from cervical cancer

From Inquirer.net

On the recent Bravehearts Tour of Hope, celebrity cyclists saved 12 lives each in a special 67-km bike ride.

Green

Bike Advocacy in 3 Easy Steps

Once you start making biking a part of your regular routine, becoming a bicycle advocate or activist often occurs naturally.

Active Lifestyle & Sports

More Than A World Cup Qualifier

The Azkals qualified for the second round Asian qualifier for the first time in history. Without a doubt, this is the major headline. The ramifications of this benchmark is less of a headline however, but very important.