Posts Tagged Recreation and leisure

Madagascar billed as surfing paradise

This undated hand out photo supplied by Madagascar Surf Tours shows surfers riding waves on the south west part of the of Madagascar. The island nation in the Indian Ocean has become the 86th member of the International Surfing Association as part of a drive to to promote the sport in Africa. Madagascar offers more than 4,800 kilometers (3,000 miles) of coastline thta have been laregly unexplored by the global community. (AP Photo/Blair Rogers,Madagascra Surf Tours) NO ARCHIVE

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Itching to catch a wave? Try Madagascar.

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Reed HOF induction gives Bills cause to celebrate

In this Jan. 15, 1992, file photo, Buffalo Bills wide receiver Andre Reed runs with the ball during an AFC playoff football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Orchard Park, N.Y.  Reed awaits induction to the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend, and says the eight-year wait didn't feel that long. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan, File)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — There are two things receiver Andre Reed is most certain of in preparing to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend.

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Tips on public lands hunting

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — When it comes to public hunting land, Mississippians have a lot to choose from. National forests, state wildlife management areas, national wildlife refuges and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers lands offer free or low-cost hunting opportunities within a short driving distance for many.

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Fall turkey hunt application deadline approaching

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The deadline is approaching for fall turkey hunting applications in Michigan.

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Garagiola among those feted by baseball Hall

Texas Rangers broadcaster Eric Nadel speaks after receiving the Ford. C. Frick Award during a ceremony at Doubleday Field on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Cooperstown, N.Y.  (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Joe Garagiola couldn’t make the festivities in person. He wasn’t about to miss being part of a special moment.

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