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  • Belly weight-loss wraps

    Belly weight-loss wraps
    Searching for a shortcut to weight loss? If so, you're part of a long tradition. For at least 100 years, people have been wearing full-body rubber suits in hopes of melting away pounds. The idea is simple: Heat up your body, and you'll supposedly burn...
  • Grafton volleyball team works harder, sets sights on elusive state title

    Grafton volleyball team works harder, sets sights on elusive state title
    One push-up and another sprint down, the Grafton girls volleyball players are sweating profusely. The Clippers, still fighting off fatigure from playing a match the night before, are struggling. And they are only halfway into the hard workout....
  • Little Lady, Big Biceps

    Little Lady, Big Biceps
    My fourth-grade teacher called me "the teeny weeny girl with the teeny weeny voice." My dad delighted in telling about the time he came upon a group of kids playing house in our backyard. He overheard one of my playmates find out I was the mom and comment...
  • Kevin Bryan: Palm Beach boys' Weightlifter of the Year

    Kevin Bryan: Palm Beach boys' Weightlifter of the Year
    KEVIN BRYAN WEIGHTLIFTER OF THE YEAR Kevin Bryan Jupiter, senior Bench/clean and jerk total: 660 pounds OF NOTE: Bryan lifted a personal best 285 pounds on his final attempt in the clean and jerk to wind up third overall with a 660-pound total in...
  • Palm Beach All-County boys' weightlifting team

    FIRST TEAM Based on coaches ballots, and performances at sectional and state competitions. Thomas Cervantes Jupiter, senior Weight class: 119 Bench/clean & Jerk: 360 total Comment: Won Section 8 title; placed 15th at state tournament. Austin...
  • Broaden your fitness plan with weights

    Broaden your fitness plan with weights
    Weight lifting is an effective — if often overlooked — exercise for achieving a number of different fitness objectives. It can help you lose weight, build endurance and strength, or serve as an aerobic workout. The ideal weight that you, in...
  • Brothers in arms still going strong

    Brothers in arms still going strong
    Arm wrestling has brought Steve Stanaway 30 world and national titles, more than 300 trophies and a measure of fame. But it hasn't done much — at least in one memorable instance — for his personal life. In Maryland for a tournament years...
  • East Carolina signs 18

    GREENVILLE, N.C. - Despite having less than two weeks to tackle his initial recruiting efforts and fill the void caused by the departure of 28 seniors, first-year East Carolina Head Football Coach Ruffin McNeill delivered by addressing balance and...
  • NBC announces intention to cover Olympics thoroughly

     
    If, perchance, you have an interest in the Beijing Olympic Games next month, NBC is prepared to accommodate you, far beyond the capacity of any single human to consume. Click below for 1,850 words or so of details direct from......
  • Girls weightlifting: Timber Creek wins Metro East, Colonial finishes second

     
    The girls weightlifting teams of Timber Creek and Colonial swept the 10 individual titles at the East Metro Conference championships. Timber Creek, No. 1 in the Sentinel Super Six, had lifters win six weight classes and finished in first-place Wednesday...
  • Girls weightlifting: Regina Nestor keys Wekiva’s fourth-place finish as a team

     
    Amost lost among the expected performances of Niaja Griffin (a third state title at 154) and a third-place finish by Carmelia Stewart in the 129-pound weight class was the unexpected effort of  Regina Nestor, who went into Saturday's Florida Finals...