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Playlist – Virginia

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 air bass [...]

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Zap Amateur World Championships of Skimboarding – Dewey Beach, DE

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 especially the case for the the Delaware coast, where waves are typically between 2-4 feet and where skimboarding reigns supreme. What is skimboarding?  A skimboard looks like a surfboard, just [...]

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Playlist – Maryland

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 air bass [...]

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White Marlin Open – Ocean City, MD

Sometimes bigger really is better. In the case of fishing at the White Marlin Open, bigger means a better payday. 253 boats set out in the Atlantic Ocean over 4 days with dreams of catching fish much larger than your average “thiiiiiis big” anecdote. Anglers cast their lines into the deep blue sea looking to [...]

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Playlist – New Jersey

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 air bass [...]

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Jersey Jumps Beach Vault – Seaside Heights, NJ

If people aren’t coming to watch your sport wherever it’s being played, maybe it’s time to bring it to the people. And that’s exactly what Mike Pascuzzo did 4 years ago when he started the Jersey Jumps Beach Vault competition at New Jersey’s famous Jersey Shore in Seaside Heights. “No one goes to track and [...]

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Providence Roller Derby – Warwick, RI

Providence, Rhode Island is a hard town. The town was settled by Roger Williams in 1663, and soon became a place for religious dissenters. Providence grew slowly, as settlers had  difficulties farming the land. Early citizens had differing local traditions and conflicted over land often, which kept many away from this small original US Colony. Providence [...]

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Lamoille County Field Days – Johnson, VT

The county fair. The rides, the games, the animals, the farming exhibits, and the greasy-but-delicious food. You know them. You love them. And I’m betting that you haven’t been to one in a while. The American county fair developed in the early nineteenth century when agricultural reformers in the northeastern United States organized local exhibitions [...]

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Playlist – Vermont

  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 air [...]

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Jericho ATV Festival – Berlin, NH

ATVs and mud. A perfect combination, right? All terrain vehicles, or “four wheelers”, are designed to handle almost any road conditions. Should a waist-deep mud pit be the only thing standing between you and your destination, it would definitely be helpful to be riding an ATV. Which is exactly the situation riders found themselves faced [...]

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