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Snow is coming early to the West this year. While El Nino recently brought in two feet at Tahoe, the Rockies are now getting an early-season dumping with projections upwards of 18 inches of snow over the next few days. Few ski resorts have opened their lifts yet, but it's not too early to break…

Lance Armstrong finished the Leadville 100 mountain bike race this past Sunday in record-shattering time, dethroning local six-time champ Dave Wiens. Then, again in record time, criticism started rolling in from various corners of the bike racing community. Armstrong's most high-profile critic was USA Today cycling columnist Sal Ruibal. In what read as a half-joking…