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Jeff Peterson
Boston, MA
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When can I see Aurora Borealis? When, where & how bright Anybody can talk about the weather, but nobody can do anything except predict, wait, and watch. So it goes with the next Solar Maximum cycle, when peaking storm activity on the sun will lead to increasingly spectacular light shows... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Anthony "Rumble" Johnson was hoping to put his weight-cutting woes behind him when he moved up from welterweight to middleweight, but had no such luck. After missing weight badly in his middleweight debut at UFC 142 this past January and losing quickly to Vitor Belfort in that same fight, Johnson... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
This Saturday night, two of the most talented KO artists in UFC history meet in the Octagon. Don't miss UFC 131: Dos Santos vs Carwin Live on Pay-Per-View or www.UFC.tv at 6/9PM PT/ET Source: http://mmalice.com/ufc/its-not-over-until-its-all-over-video_fe8c32076.html TommyClowers TommyGuerrero TonyAlva TonyHawk TrevorHanson Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
If your weekend is still open and you’re looking for something fun–and inspiring–to do, don’t forget that the Wild and Scenic Film Festival in Nevada City starts tomorrow, Jan 13th. Films this year run the gamut from explorations of the Congo River, New Environmental Activists, and Biodynamic Farming in Egypt,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Source: http://www.mmafighting.com/strikeforce/2012/3/15/2874335/rogers-gracie-drops-to-middleweight-signs-with-team-black-house BrianDeegan BrianPatch ChadMuska ChrisKlug ChrisSenn Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Source: http://www.mmafighting.com/2012/3/14/2868656/marloes-coenen-was-really-deeply-hurt-after-loss-to-miesha-tate Mountainbiking BMX Inlineskating Cliffdiving Stunt Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Start the new year out with some inspiration, some beauty, some cold hard facts, and the information you need to make a difference! The annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival in the lovely Sierra Foothills town of Nevada City is back! The three day festival runs January 13, 14, and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
This Saturday night, two of the most talented KO artists in UFC history meet in the Octagon. Don't miss UFC 131: Dos Santos vs Carwin Live on Pay-Per-View or www.UFC.tv at 6/9PM PT/ET Source: http://mmalice.com/ufc/its-not-over-until-its-all-over-video_fe8c32076.html Riverboarding Riversurfing Surfing Flowboarding Skysurfing Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
The latest in fight bookings, starring tons of heavyweights fighting in May: -- If Roy Nelson's Facebook followers get him to drop to light heavyweight, it will have to happen after UFC 146. He will face former Strikeforce heavyweight Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva there on May 26. -- Also at UFC... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Start the new year out with some inspiration, some beauty, some cold hard facts, and the information you need to make a difference! The annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival in the lovely Sierra Foothills town of Nevada City is back! The three day festival runs January 13, 14, and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
On the same day he was urinated on by a lion, New England Patriots receiver Chad Ochocinco faced off with UFC bantamweight Miguel Torres Torres tweeted he wants the UFC to make this fight pronto, or at least after Torres fights Michael McDonald at UFC 145. Source: http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/mma-cagewriter/picture-day-chad-ochocinco-vs-miguel-torres-145019541.html Mark\"Gator\"Rogowski MarkKenney... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Source: http://www.mmafighting.com/2012/3/12/2866365/the-mma-hour-episode-122-anthony-johnson ParksBonifay PeterMel PeterMendia PhillipSoven Pierre-LucGagnon Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
The four men in the UFC flyweight tournament have glittering records, but they'd be a bit more glittering had they been able to avoid bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz. Three of the four men in the field -- Joseph Benavidez, Demetrious Johnson and Ian McCall -- have already fought, and lost... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
A UFC champ, a Sports Illustrated swimsuit cover model and an Emmy-winning actress met up at the Daytona 500 today. Jon Jones was an honorary race official, while Kate Upton and Jane Lynch were there to spend some time being awesome. The race was delayed until Monday, so they had... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
8 reasons to stop for a visit Heading through Salt Lake City soon? Don’t just pass by this scenic city. If you have an hour or more, here are some of the best ways to experience the city. 1.) Feast on local fare at the downtown Farmer’s Market in Historic... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Watch Shaun White, Louie Vito and Benji Farrow land a spot on the podium at this years Burton U.S. Open in these recap videos by TTR. 1st Place: Shaun White 2nd Place: Louie Vito 3rd Place: Benji Farrow Source: http://www.frqncy.com/news/2012/03/11/top-3-halfpipe-runs-from-burton-u-s-open-2012?utm_campaign=blog_feed&utm_medium=feed&utm_source=feed_reader Mountainboarding Snowskate Wakeboarding Dirtsurfing Motorsports Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Former UFC lightweight champion Sean Sherk is ready to return to the UFC. After recovering from multiple injuries over the past year, Sherk is hoping to return to the Octagon before year's end. Sherk last fought at UFC 119 in September 2010, defeating Evan Dunham via split decision. Source: http://mmafrenzy.com/27850/sean-sherk-ready-to-return-to-the-octagon-wants-top-name-opponent/... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Dominick Cruz already shared an inside look at flyweight fighters with Cagewriter, but before tuning into tonight's fight's on FX, you may want to get to know Joe Benavidez, Demetrious Johnson and Ian McCall a little better. (Yasuhiro Urushitani is not profiled.) With the UFC on Friday and Strikeforce on... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
SHOWTIME Sports presents the official weigh-in for the Strikeforce World Grand Prix Heavyweight Tournment. Check out all ten fiighters on the super-sized June 18th fight card: Chad Griggs, Valentijn Overeem, Daniel Cormier, Jeff Monson, KJ Noons, and Jorge Masvidal. Plus headliners Brett Rogers, Josh Barnett, Alistair Overeem, and Fabricio Werdum.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Dana White UFC 131 Video Blog Day 2. Behind the Scenes of the UFC 131 press con. Dana talking to fans about fights coming up and hockey. Source: http://mmalice.com/ufc/dana-white-ufc-131-video-blog-day-2-video_348769b2e.html ChrisSenn ChrisWard ChristianHosoi CJHobgood CliffordAdoptante Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
The 30th US Open presented by Burton is underway with 20 riders who qualified for the slopestyle finals coming up on Friday, March 9. Sebastien Toutant took first place in the mens slopestyle semi-finals after throwing down aCab hardway 270, Cab double underflip mute grab, backside double cork 1080 mute... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Start your day with a gallery of pictures by Tracy Lee from UFC 144, including Benson Henderson's big win, Anthony Pettis' knockout and everything else from Saturday night's action in Saitama. Source: http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/mma-cagewriter/check-pictures-ufc-144-japan-114406536.html ChrisKlug ChrisSenn ChrisWard ChristianHosoi CJHobgood Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Craig Kleckner posted this video on Facebook of himself playing on a Lehigh River wave recently, and as soon as I saw it I recognized the wave from the high water Lehigh River run I did with Nick LaBarbera last December 2010 when I was in PA.  It was... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
SHOWTIME Sports presents the official weigh-in for the Strikeforce World Grand Prix Heavyweight Tournment. Check out all ten fiighters on the super-sized June 18th fight card: Chad Griggs, Valentijn Overeem, Daniel Cormier, Jeff Monson, KJ Noons, and Jorge Masvidal. Plus headliners Brett Rogers, Josh Barnett, Alistair Overeem, and Fabricio Werdum.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog
Bellator heavyweight Blagoi Ivanov is reportedly on artificial life support after being stabbed in Sofia, Bulgaria over the weekend. Reports say he was attacked by a group of men with bats. Bellator doesn't have all of the details from the incident yet, but they are asking for prayers. From MMA... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2012 at Jeff Peterson's blog