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Last weekend to take the #LiveMajor plunge

It’s been an awesome six weeks, but our #LiveMajor contest is finally drawing to a close. Tomorrow (5/31) is the last day to take the plunge and show us how you Live Major. Who.. Read more >

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Still time to win some loot in our #LiveMajor contest

We’re down to the last week of our #LiveMajor contest. We’ve had some awesome submissions and we’re hoping for a strong finish, so keep ‘em coming, folks! There’s a tight battle brewing between @jakeszy (87.. Read more >

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March/April 2014 Instagram Round-Up

What’s the old saying? April showers bring May flowers, right? Well, Vermont appears to be bucking the trend, again: we’ve had record cold temps this spring and there’s barely a bud in sight. Still,.. Read more >

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Let’s see how you “live major”! Update on our #livemajor contest…

Let’s see how you “live major”! Update on our #livemajor contest…

We’re just over a week into our #livemajor contest on Instagram and we’ve had some great submissions (thanks to those of you who’ve participated!). As of this morning, the three front-runners are: @schnitzerphoto with.. Read more >

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Guest profile with Joe Conway of Portland, Maine

Starting today we’re going to try our hand at one or two ‘guest profiles’ a month here on the Blog Cabin. Nothing too fancy, just laid-back profiles of friends, collaborators and new acquaintances who.. Read more >

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Ursa Major’s #LiveMajor Instagram Contest

We’re launching our first Instagram contest! Starting today we invite you to share your favorite outdoor moments by entering our #LiveMajor contest on Instagram for a chance to win some of your favorite Ursa.. Read more >

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Getting much more out of swimming

I first heard about this book from a friend of mine who’s a casual triathlete. I recently pulled it down from the book-shelf now that I’ve started swimming again to help rehab from a.. Read more >

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Sylvan Ellefson: living major on the road to Sochi

(photo courtesy of Sylvan Ellefson/Engine Room Media) Sylvan Ellefson is one of Ursa Major’s brand ambassadors AND one of the most competitive Nordic ski racers in the United States.  Since graduating from Bates College.. Read more >

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November Instagram Mash-Up

Here are the four most-liked images from Ursa Major’s Instagram last month. As you can see, at Ursa Major we’re all about taking the road less traveled.  Frost was on to something – it.. Read more >

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Stumbling on to Awesome

  One of the best mountain bike rides of my life was in a little-known Arkansas town that bordered Oklahoma.  I’ll let that sink in for a moment.  I, a past resident of bikers’.. Read more >

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