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First Five States in Photos

We are officially 12 states in! I’ve taken approximately 7,000 photos. 90% of them end up deleted or banished to a life of neglect on the external storage devices, the the other 10% include decent pictures…and ones that are below. California Ahh California. This photo is from the International Surf Festival Charlie Saikley Six Man [...]

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Playlist: Oregon

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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Warrior Dash – North Plains, OR

Mud. Sweat. Beer.  After participating in the Warrior Dash in North Plains, Oregon, I can tell you that the official slogan of the event comes up a bit short. Yes there was mud, and lots of it. And yes, I sure did sweat. Finally, there was indeed the promised beer. But let me propose a [...]

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Warrior Dash Preview

When: September 11, 2011 Where: Horning’s Hideout, North Plains, Oregon. Horning’s Hideout is a large green space 35 minutes west of Portland, in the city of North Plains. The venue is billed as Portland’s premier outdoor wedding ceremony and reception site, and also hosts fishing, camping, and concert events. What: “Warrior Dash is a mud-crawling, [...]

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Itinerary Update: First 5 Events

Our itinerary is packed with fun and exciting sporting events and competitions. The first 5 events that we will be attending/participating in showcase the vast differences between many regions of our country. We’ll be in California, Washington, Oregon, Nevada, and Arizona. From the terrain to the cultures and traditions, each state offers a different experience. [...]

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