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Bringing out the Gloves with Angel Bovee

Website:  If you sat down for a cup of coffee with Angel Bovee, you’d never guess that she was one of the most accomplished female boxers in the USA. With a dimpled smile, contagious laugh, and a heart of gold, Angel is one of the most unassuming national champions you’ll ever meet. Although Angel […]

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Absa Cape Epic – An Update from the Road

ABSA CAPE EPIC – PROLOGUE Josh and Jackie are heading into day 3, stage 2 of the 2012 Absa Cape Epic. The prologue started at the Meerendel Wine Estate in Durbanville, South Africa with cooler temperatures and a lot of fans. A timed gate start, Josh and Jackie were nervous but had smiles on their […]

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Journey to Absa Cape Epic

Today, the Giant Honey Badgers reunited on their bikes at the Jonkershoek Nature Reserve near Stellenbosch, South Africa. After climbing up a dirt road, they popped off onto some twisty single track and came flying down the mountain. Jonkershoek Upper Canary Trail ties into Mid and Lower Canary for a quick and fun ride down. […]

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Reaching Beyond Your Comfort Zone

Pushing Past Your Comfort Zone If you want to feel secure Do what you already know how to do. But if you want to grow… Go to the cutting edge of your competence, which means a temporary loss of security. So, whenever you don’t quite know What you are doing Know….. that you are growing… […]

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Roam Life: Presenter Series

ROAMING TAKES ON A NEW PURPOSE: LIFE STORIES ON THE ROAD Learning to Roam Life From Those You Meet Along the Way Josh Fonner and Christine Perigen are self-proclaimed roamers. Nomadic in nature and both having found the freedom of life on the road and on their bicycles individually, they come together to launch Roam […]

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13 Questions for Eleanor Moseman

Amazing Women Doing Amazing Things: 13 Questions for Eleanor Moseman Websites:  & In my search for amazing women to highlight in our Amazing Women Doing Amazing things, I knew I had to reach out to Ellen. I knew she was an amazing woman. Her story of traveling across China on a bicycle captivated […]

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Meet Abigail Anderson

How I Found my Way Back to Adventure as a Stay-at-Home Mother by Abigail Anderson  The day I turned twenty, I bought my first car.  It was a white 1991 Honda Accord, with only 99,000 kilometers on it.  Within the first year I owned it, I added another 50,000 kilometers to the odometer and many […]

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Francis Tapon: Hike Your Own Hike

Hike Your Own Hike with Francis Tapon A yo-yo trip on the Continental Divide Francis Tapon helps us learn about the Appalachian trail, adventures on the path less traveled, and how to live life with passion and purpose. First in a series of presenters, Roam Life introduces you to Francis Tapon: ex-techie executive turned adventurer. […]

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On the Road to Absa Cape Epic

  Josh Fonner and Jackie Baker are taking on the South African Absa Cape Epic 2012. Training hard since October, it’s now or never as they are days away from the starting line. Absa Cape Epic is not for the faint of heart. It is the longest and most difficult team stage race in the […]

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Amazing Women Doing Amazing Things: Are you ready?

Women can be an amazing force. Over centuries, across cultures, around the world, women have been undermined, under-represented, and underestimated. We have fought for personal freedom. We have struggled to have rights. We have carried the weight of balancing our nurturing sense with our business sense. We talk a lot about “the fight” or “women […]

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