14 Door County Races for Athletes and Adventurers


If you think of Door County as a place to escape and get some rest and relaxation – you’d be right. But if you think that’s all the area has to offer – you’d be sorely mistaken.

In addition to the scenic beaches, charming communities and original artistry, Door County is packed with opportunities for outdoor adventures. It’s also home to some amazing races for runners, bikers and paddlers alike.

Take a look at this list of events in Door County letting you test your strength and stamina while enjoying the beauty of the peninsula through the seasons.
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10 Amazing Guinness World Records Set By People From Wisconsin


Wisconsin is filled with talented and remarkable people! We’ve already pointed out 40 famous people14 famous filmmakers and 14 Olympians from Wisconsin. We also told you about some great inventions thought up by Wisconsinites, as well as 20 big name brands that were started by people here.

But there are plenty of others who add to the talent pool of the Badger State – in a slightly different way. A Guinness Book of World Records way!

People in Wisconsin are setting and breaking world records all the time. Some are kind of odd, some seem a little crazy and some will just blow you away! But every single record represents the sort of amazing people and things you can find in our state.
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13 Dirty & Dangerous Outdoor Games Every Wisconsin Parent Needs to Teach their Kids

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Do you remember what it was like growing up in Wisconsin when you were a kid?

Your childhood was probably filled with sandbox creations and snow forts. You most likely tore through the neighborhood on your bike and had sword fights with sticks.

So what’s wrong with kids these days? With their video gaming and their smartyphones and all those app thingies. Why don’t they get outside and play instead of insta-chatting on their text machines?

Well, I’m here to tell you – it’s our fault as parents and grandparents. We’re the ones raising them, and all too often, we’re the ones holding them back.

But it’s not too late to turn things around. Let’s get dirty and dangerous.

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