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Finnish Hockey Team Rides Bikes To First Game

49ea66a0-94a5-11e3-857e-2d4c16ab0387_20140213_145228 As reported by Yahoo Sports, players for the Finnish Olympic hockey team rode to their first game on bikes provided by the Finnish Olympic Committee. It’s all of a five minute ride, if it wasn’t for the location and team it’s not that remarkable of a feat, but shows a different attitude towards transport. Player Olli Jokinen said he hadn’t ridden to a game since his days in Kuopio, Finland, as a youth player. “My parents didn’t have a car, so I would ride my bicycle every time.”

Read the original article at sports.yahoo.com.

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