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Pole Pedal Paddle candid photos for 2009

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From our Calendar of interesting Events in Bend OR
Saturday, May 17, 2009, U.S. Bank Pole Pedal Paddle
The U. S. Bank PPP draws racers of every type as teams, pairs and individual participants, alpine ski, cross-country ski, bike, run, canoe/kayak and sprint to the finish, in this competition from Mt. Bachelor to the finish line at Les Schwab Amphitheater in the Old Mill District near downtown Bend. Division starts the alpine ski leg at 9:15AM. Spectator festivities start at 11AM at the Les Schwab Amphitheater area of the Old Mill District and include food & beverage booths, sponsor booths with everything from apparel to raffles, live music and a Beer Garden. For more information, call Mt. Bachelor Ski Education Foundation at 541-388-0002.
See all stages of the new PPP course. Candid photos at the 2006 finish.




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Pole, Pedal, Paddle candid finish photos 2006
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North American Pond Skimming Contest at Mt. Bachelor
Pole, Pedal, Paddle candid finish photos 2006
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Pole Pedal Paddle course transition photos for 2004      Results by age group 2004 
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Atta Boy 300 dog sled race start and finish from Mt. Bachelor
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Pole, Pedal, Paddle 2002
Cascade Cycling Classic 2002

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