UncategorizedJon Gaffney

Fourth of July Essentials

The biggest weekend of the summer is upon us. Here is the Shoulders of Giants list of needed gear for a great weekend this Fourth of July.

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CycleSeth Beckton

Mount Antero: A Journey To Higher Grounds

Shoulders Of Giants newest contributor Seth Beckton gives us a look into the life of mountain dwellers and how we play. Ever thought riding to the top of 14,000 foot peak sounds like fun? Take a peek into Seth's peak bagging desires.

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WellnessMike Powers

Interview: Clark Gracie and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Clark Gracie is a World Champion in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and is regarded as one of the top fighters today. Clark is a well decorated fighter, including the “Submission of the Year” award from the World Jiu Jitsu Expo for his Pan Am 2013 final match. We had the opportunity to sit down with Clark to learn more about this world-class athlete.

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TravelMatt Minich

America’s unseen ruins

When we think of ruins from pre-Columbian America, most of us picture the Mayan, Aztec, and Incan cities of Latin America. But those aren't the only ancient cities to be found in the western hemisphere. These three seldom-visited sites are all north of the U.S. / Mexico border.

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WellnessRenee Howard

Our Fathers Built Us

Father figures are essential. They built us. Their examples strengthened and reinforced the better parts of our character. Our Giant Renee Howard gives a salute to the Father figures in our lives.

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AlpineDevon Balet

GoPro Mountain Games: Dane Jackson Interview

Dane Jackson is whitewater. Originally from Tennessee, Dane grew up traveling the USA in an RV with his family. We sat down with this paddling prodigy between events to learn more.

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CycleDevon Balet

5 Gift Ideas For Your Adventurous Father

Gift ideas for your Father can be tough, especially when it seems they have every piece of gear they could ever need. Here are a few last minute gift ideas perfect for any adventurous Father.

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AlpineDevon Balet

GoPro Mountain Games: Dog Party

We at Shoulders of Giants love our four legged friends and wanted to share part of the dog party with you. Enjoy a little Monday distraction with lots of fury smiles.

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TravelMatt Minich

How to visit Highway 61

There's a lot to see along Minnesota's Highway 61—enough to justify at least a week on the road.

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AlpineRoxanne Trujillo

GoPro Mountain Games: DockDogs With The Dutch Army

The DockDogs event at the GoPro Mountain Games is likely the biggest splash of all the events from this past weekend.

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