April 23, 2009

Pole Pedal Paddle - A Bend Tradition

The daffodils are starting to show off their color and neglected bikes are making their way out of garages, sheds and basements. Swarms of brightly colored boats navigate to and fro along the Deschutes River; paddlers uncertain of their balance and ability. Skate ski sessions end with downhill bike rides while nervous captains work diligently to fill the empty slots on their team roosters. Bend is preparing for its signature event, The Pole, Pedal, Paddle (PPP). 

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