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May 19, 2009
Portland Lumber Jax defenseman *Brodie Merrill* talks tough about lacrosse, jet lag, and being mocked by Canadian teenagers.
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May 19, 2009
A sports revivalist brings snowtrashing to Mount Hood.
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May 19, 2009
A fishing expedition with an expert guide will have you believing you can fly.
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May 19, 2009
ONLY IN A PLACE as unabashedly heart-on-its-sleeve as Portland could a political consultant utter the phrase, “We want to help people change the world,” and not make listeners want to...
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May 19, 2009
FIVE YEARS AGO, while perched in a chairlift high above Colorado’s Arapahoe Basin ski area, I spotted a peculiar figure amidst the Alpine skiers bombing down the hill: a man seemingly...
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May 19, 2009
The all-rookie dunker turns twenty-four this month and it can't be easy for the six-foot-six Spanish wonder to be more than five thousand miles away from home on his birthday. So to help make the...
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May 19, 2009
A tomboy takes her tough act to a new level with the martial art of poekoelan—don’t even think of tangling with her now.
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May 19, 2009
THE SPARE BEDROOM of my house looks like an REI store during one of its used-gear sales, only not as organized. Where a bed and a nightstand were once visible, there is now a pile of dinged-up...
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May 19, 2009
LEAVE IT TO A COUNTRY that dreamed up such wacky sports as caber tossing (chucking 18-foot-tall pieces of timber across the lawn) and hammer throwing (chucking 16-pound steel balls across the...
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May 19, 2009
Last March, we sat in packs, glued to the TV, as the Oregon Ducks made a run at the NCAA basketball tournament’s Elite 8. That spunky blur of green and yellow was fun to watch while it lasted, but...
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