Ahh, it’s been awhile since the last photo update, but the long wait is over. With no new sporting event until March 17, you can look forward to another state photos post next week. Hooray! Email subscribers, be sure to “view images” or click through to the website to be able to see the photos! [...]
1. The Highland Flinger hates roundabouts I thought that I had had my fill of roundabouts when I lived in Scotland, but they’ve made their way across the pond and into some of our favorite cities. I generally don’t mind them, although Americans haven’t quite figured them out yet, and treat them as stop signs [...]
It’s Monday! YUCK! But there is a silver lining in the dark, sad Monday cloud- WE HAVE VIDEOS! So take a break, watch our stupid faces, and feel good that you don’t have to use a spatula to scrape your ice and that no one is stealing your lunch meat (actually you’d better go make [...]
Another month in, and another list of things that I’ve learned. This month saw us enter only 2 states (Nebraska and Colorado) and only have 1 official event. The winter months will be a little lighter in states and events, but we’ll still find the interesting aspects of states that we’ve never been to, visit [...]
I jumped on the empty shuttle bus headed back down from the racecourse. Right before it was about to pull away, on jumped a skier who’d just finished his race for the day. “From hero to goat in one day”, said Bode Miller. “More like from Bode to Bode”, someone in his entourage noted as [...]
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When: Dec 2nd-4th, 2011 What: Birds of Prey World Cup. As the only men’s World Cup stop in the United States, the Audi Birds of Prey has evolved into one of the world’s premier ski events. Events include Downhill,Super G and Giant Slalom. Where: The Birds of Prey course at Beaver Creek, near Vail, CO. According to their [...]
Verbose as we are, there is no way we can spend the next year constantly yelling talking to each other. Terrible as it may sound to the ears of an outsider, singing as loudly as possible is a frequent occurrence in The Highland Flinger (THF). We will make a playlist of what we’re slappin the [...]
We know, we know. We haven’t had in event in nearly three weeks, and our fabulous readers are nearly beside themselves with anticipation. Trust us, our itinerary is still packed with fun and exciting sporting events and competitions. The next 5 events that we will be attending/participating in showcase the vast differences between many regions of our [...]
Does your beach have smaller waves that are not quite suitable for surfing? No need for despair, it’s just time for a smaller board, then. That’s...