Colin Medieros, number 159, and Mark Langland, number 156, complete the race with young runners Thomas Daly, number 371; Peter Medieros, number 199; and Amelia Medieros, who all appear to be ready to run a few more miles.  - Courtesy Photo

Bill Burby race over festival weekend creates multiple winners

  • Jul 22, 2015 at 4:08PM

The summer heat may have discouraged some of the adults, but nearly one-third of the more than 300 finishers of Saturday’s 35th annual Bill Burby Inspirational were in the 18-and-under categories. And some of them made it look easy, kicking up their speed as they neared the finish line.


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Master rowers beat the heat at Regionals

  • Jul 7, 2015 at 1:00PM

Rule one: Apply sunscreen liberally. Rule two: Stay continually hydrated. Rule three: Stay under the shade of the cottonwood trees whenever possible.

Bill Burby fun run set for Strawberry Festival weekend

  • Jul 7, 2015 at 11:17AM

The Bill Burby Inspirational 10K Run and 5K Run/Walk will celebrate 35 years this year on Saturday, July 18, when Russ Brazill fires off the starting gun promptly at 9 a.m.

Local wrestler an asset to Washington team at national competition

  • Jun 16, 2015 at 7:00PM

Standout Vashon wrestler Adrian St. Germain continues to rack up honors and was recently chosen to be on the Washington State Schoolboy National Dual Team for the second year in a row.

Crew sends 15 rowers to tough national competition

  • Jun 16, 2015 at 11:36AM

Most rowing venues on the annual crew calendar are rivers, lakes, estuaries or bays that have been temporarily set up as a racing course. Nathan Benderson Park near Sarasota, Florida, is a noteworthy exception, having been designed and constructed solely as a world-class rowing venue.

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