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Keep on riding, Dejan!

Interview with Dejan Zafirov, a young man, who cycled 5.300 kilometers from New York to San Francisco. Five years ago, Dejan lost his left leg and since then he walks with the help of a...
We are also watching the FIFA World Cup

We are also watching the FIFA World Cup

I sat down to write this article whileArgentina and Bosnia and Herzegovina were playing a match on the television set opposite me. It was after midnight. No time is bad time for watching the Football... ...although Macedonia is not participating
Bouldering between old monasteries in Macedonia

Bouldering between old monasteries in Macedonia

We find the gray-green stone hills above Prilep to be ideal When I read in the newspaper about the 250 boulderers climbing the rocks surrounding the Treskavec monastery, the first thing I thought was that... How to win the green rocks
Bouldering – the art of rock climbing

Bouldering – the art of rock climbing

It is very little known about bouldering in this part of the world. It is a sport which involves rock climbing without the use of ropes or similar equipment used in alpine climbing. Bouldering is... Climbing without a rope
Postman who ran 220 kilometres

Postman who ran 220 kilometres

All postmen are marathon runners. They travel tens of kilometres on foot day by day and the hero of this story is one such man. Everybody in Veles knows Trajce Mihov, and there is nothing...
London celebrates sport and good fun

London celebrates sport and good fun

They say that London, the capital of the UK, is a city you can never get bored with, even when you are fed up with your life. This is especially true these days when London...
COME ON PEHLIVAN!

COME ON PEHLIVAN!

COME ON PEHLIVAN! (These words are shouted at the beginning of a fight between the wrestlers as a call to a duel) Place: Calikli, Valandovo, a football stadium with lovely green grass, zurlas, drums, hundreds...
Istanbul- Host of the Final of the Euroleague Basketball Tournament

Istanbul- Host of the Final of the Euroleague Basketball Tournament

Panathinaikos, CSKA Moscow, Olympiacos and Barcelona are the four teams participating in the final tournament in the Basketball Euroleague. The host the tournament is the city of Istanbul and in the period of 11 to...
Free flying over the urban jungle

Free flying over the urban jungle

People have always dreamed of being able to fly and beat gravity as the mythical flyer Icarus. Flying is a symbol of freedom as an ultimate goal for everybody. Probably that is why everyone has...
Flying Mendo

Flying Mendo

Extreme sports are a synonym for him. Unlike most adrenaline addicts he has a different theory of it. He is a pioneer in most of the extreme sports in Macedonia…Mendo Veljanovski Is it still true...