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One with the bicycle: Riding the Passport to Pain without gears

  • Aug 24, 2016 at 1:30AM

*Editor's Note: This story is the second in a series that will profile unique people and groups participating in the Passport to Pain ride this September.


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Island women, rowing partners ready themselves for Passport to Pain’s 50-mile course

  • Aug 17, 2016 at 1:30AM

*Editor's Note: This story is the first in a series leading up to the Passport to Pain event in September that will profile unique people and groups in the ride.

Vashon Rock Riders collect blue ribbons

  • Aug 17, 2016 at 1:30AM

Members of the Vashon Rock Riders 4-H Club acquitted themselves well at the King County Fair in Enumclaw, coming home with a myriad of blue ribbons.

Former junior rowers, now at different colleges, compete in regatta together

  • Aug 10, 2016 at 1:30AM

A Sooner, a Lady Volunteer and a Hurricane walk into a regatta … and unlike any joke that you might be tempted to make, this scenario saw three poised and focused young women skillfully representing the Vashon Island Rowing Club recently on an international stage.

Junior crew fares well at summer regatta

  • Aug 10, 2016 at 1:30AM

While our country's best rowers are competing on a somewhat windy lake in Rio, our local Vashon crews had their own summer regatta over at Green Lake in Seattle this past Saturday, and for the most part, if the rowing wasn't quite as fast, there was still plenty of competition and good results for island crews.

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