<![CDATA[Outdoors Sports Score & News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/ en-us Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:14:46 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:14:46 CST Outdoors 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Fishing report for July 28 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92172812.html#storylink=rss Fish are hitting spoons in deep water at Norfork

Crappies, catfish are biting at Truman

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Star outdoors editor Brent Frazee wins two national awards http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article91828432.html#storylink=rss Outdoor Writers Association of America honors him for two feature stories

He earned first-place honors for a story on a man who restores vintage wooden boats

He earned third-place honors for a story on high-tech deer locator

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Fishing Tournament Trail for July 26 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article91748222.html#storylink=rss Results of recent fishing tournaments in Missouri and Kansas

Notices of upcoming competition

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:02:34 CDT

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You can’t make this stuff up: Bear in Missouri travels nearly 400 miles http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article91745672.html#storylink=rss This online series features odd and unusual stories from the outdoors

This tale is of a black bear in Missouri that walked a long, long way

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:53:30 CDT

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Yellowstone National Park is one big fly zone for fishermen http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article91379192.html#storylink=rss Though park can get crowded, good fishing is seldom far away

Park features more than 1,000 rivers, creeks and lakes

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:36:26 CDT

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Rocky Mountain drifters catch trout on famous Montana rivers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article91375692.html#storylink=rss Guide uses drift boat to fish Yellowstone, Stillwater and Bighorn rivers each summer

Eddies and current lines are often productive

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:22:20 CDT

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Yellowstone National Park, Beartooth Highway offer a wild view http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article91372057.html#storylink=rss America’s first national park is a paradise for photographers

Highway leading to the park also gives visitors plenty of scenery

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:09:57 CDT

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Two-year-old hooks giant catfish, but it took three generations to get it in http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90343277.html#storylink=rss Fishing for small bass and bluegill, Emmaus Simien, 2, hooked into a flathead catfish of about 50 pounds

His father, former basketball player Wayne Simien Jr., and grandfather, Wayne Sr. teamed up to get the fish ashore

The fish weighed more than twice as much Emmaus

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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 15:51:27 CDT

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Fishing report for July 20 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90878262.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 17:14:05 CDT

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Fishing Tournament Trail for July 19 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90404467.html#storylink=rss Results of recent fishing tournaments

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Hunting for antlers on the forest floor? There’s a dog for that http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article89066712.html#storylink=rss Labrador retrievers are naturals at finding bombs, drugs and antlers

Roger Sigler of Smithville teaches labrador retrievers to hunt for antlers shed by deer and elk

Shed antler hunting is best in late winter to early spring when many hunting seasons are closed

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Little fish are a big lure for this angler http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90098837.html#storylink=rss Lenexa fisherman is hooked on bluegills

James Anderson fishes several times a week at Wyandotte

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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 18:41:39 CDT

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Even in the heat, the big ones will bite http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90098897.html#storylink=rss Summer isn’t so bad if you know where to fish

White bass, catfish, even crappies can be caught

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Outdoors digest: Shawnee Mission Park to host Great American Campout http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article89715442.html#storylink=rss Park isn’t normally open to camping, but July 30-31 will be an exception

Event is part of a national effort to get more people camping

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St. Louis is at the center of fighting against obesity http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300367.html#storylink=rss America is fat and not getting any thinner.

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By BLYTHE BERNHARD ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300367.html
In a blast from the past, hula hoops catch on again at festivals, gyms http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300362.html#storylink=rss A dozen plastic hula hoops of different colors and sizes had been spread out on the grass beneath a cedar on Sacramento's 21st Avenue parkway. A DJ stood behind a fortress of booming speakers, bobbing his head to electronic dance music. Resolute Hoop Troupe was ready to bring hooping to the masses.

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By JOSH MANDELL ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300362.html
California woman walks a thin line, hundreds of feet in the air http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300357.html#storylink=rss Kimberly Weglin spends her weekends balancing on a 1-inch-thick wobbling rope, hundreds of feet above the ground. But she is not an adrenaline junkie.

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By ALEJANDRA REYES-VELARDE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300357.html
Runner reflects on completing 'world's toughest foot race' http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300372.html#storylink=rss Eight years ago George Myers literally ran away from alcoholism, taking up distance running to help him leave behind the lowest parts of his life.

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By MICHAEL PEARCE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300372.html
From the farm to the ultra marathon trail running http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300402.html#storylink=rss Eight years ago, Jonnah Perkins started working at Vermont Valley Community Farm in Blue Mounds, just west of Madison.

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By LORI NICKEL ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300402.html
Chadd Cripe: Experience Teton, Yellowstone, Glacier in one monster road trip http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300397.html#storylink=rss GLACIER NATIONAL PARK, Mont. - The cashier in the gift shop at Logan Pass - Glacier's famous perch on the Continental Divide - looked at my Idaho driver's license and said, "You didn't have to go too far to get here." Oh, but we did.

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By CHADD CRIPE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300397.html
Celebrity trainer's advice on how to transform your body http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300482.html#storylink=rss Selena Gomez has been in the press since she was a tween on the Disney Channel. As she blossomed from a kid into an adult and her figure changed accordingly, Gomez had to deal with body shaming from press, internet trolls, and social media commenters alike.

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By HALLIE GOULD ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300482.html
Car rack features more than just carrying bikes http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300477.html#storylink=rss To avoid time sitting at intersections, inhaling exhaust and praying for patience over frustrated drivers, you'll need a good bike rack to transport your ride to a good forest preserve or some country roads. Yakima's SwingDaddy hitch-mounted rack is the top-of-the-line when it comes to ease of use, with no tools necessary for installation. You only need a 2-inch hitch receiver on your car and you can attach the rack and have it ready in minutes.

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By JEFF BANOWETZ ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300477.html
Wina Sturgeon: Crawling exercise can help improve your fitness and conditioning http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300492.html#storylink=rss You can do this outside (if you don't mind people staring) or inside the privacy of your home. It seems like a simple exercise, but it's far from easy. It's crawling. But unlike babies, you work hard to keep your body on the floor. You never lift your butt in the air to make the crawl easier.

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By WINA STURGEON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300492.html
Four muscle mistakes to avoid when working out http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300487.html#storylink=rss Gaining muscle and strength is actually quite easy when you start training. "Your muscles go through a learning process, so almost anything you do triggers growth," said Mike Boyle, A.T.C., of Mike Boyle Strength and Conditioning in Woburn, Mass. "But eventually your muscles adapt, and you have to train smarter to see results."

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Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By BILL PHILLIPS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article92300487.html
Fly fishing in Yellowstone http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article91469717.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 23 Jul 2016 11:34:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article91469717.html The best foods to eat before a workout http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90969157.html#storylink=rss If you plan to exercise for 45 minutes or less and you've eaten a nutritious meal within the last two, even three hours, there's no reason you need a pre-workout snack.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By LAURA CIPULLO ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90969157.html
Marmot jacket perfect for any hiking trail http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90969152.html#storylink=rss You don't necessarily think of a jacket as summertime gear, but when you run into bad weather on the hiking trail - particularly at altitude - you quickly discover how important it can be. The Marmot Red Star is a high-tech jacket that manages to be both waterproof and comfortable. Made with a three-layer NanoPro stretch fabric (a proprietary Marmot product), the Red Star keeps water out, even in the strongest downpours. After the storm, the Red Star's underarm vents will help if you start to overheat on the trail and help you dry out.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By JEFF BANOWETZ ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90969152.html
Moose, wolves dominate very wild Isle Royale National Park in Lake Superior http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90969172.html#storylink=rss As the National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary, I still sometimes dream of moose and wolves.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By BOB DOWNING ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90969172.html
Author's 10 picks from new Washington 'Classic Hikes' guide http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90969177.html#storylink=rss Like Strunk and White's "The Elements of Style," "100 Classic Hikes in Washington" sat on the desks of many Seattleites of a certain age.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By TAN VINH ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90969177.html
From France to California, parkour offers physical, mental conditioning http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90969167.html#storylink=rss During work hours, Bryan Jenks earns his living as a technician in the health care department at Mule Creek State Prison in Ione. Off the clock, the tall, tattooed 23-year-old runs through fields, jumps over metal railings and scales brick walls around the Sacramento region, all for fun and exercise.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 03:00:00 CDT By JESSICA HICE ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/outdoors/article90969167.html