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Unconventional ice rinks allow for frozen fun

Unconventional ice rinks allow for frozen fun

Lynn Reynolds, RubicOnline Editor

February 1, 2019


Filed under SPORTS, WINTER SPORTS

The most significant part of Minnesota winters is bundling up in gloves, coats, hats, scarves galore, only to take them off later, and the tying up of skates, usually in places that do not serve as full-time ice rinks. Of course, many Minnesotans end up populating indoor ice rinks, but it is not unusual to see a lake or iced over baseball field to have skate marks and hockey stick marks on them. Frozen Lakes  In Minnesota, among other Northern states where frigid temperatures are nothing new, ice fishing and...

QUIZ: Which winter-themed activity is right for you?

QUIZ: Which winter-themed activity is right for you?

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

January 20, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, QUIZZES

Beat the winter blues and get inspired to have fun with this quiz.

Skaters sparkle and shine on ice

Skaters sparkle and shine on ice

Boraan Abdulkarim, Cover Story Editor

December 20, 2013


Filed under SPORTS

“It’s sparkly.” This is how senior Sophie Pressman, a figure skater since the age of six, describes the elegant sport. As the snow falls, the ice freezes and anticipative skaters come out of hiding to grace the ice, moving skillfully and rhythmically, drawing intricate swirls with their blades...