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Hyphen-mania: the 2012 Canadian Weightlifting Championships

The first hour or two in French Canada is always a bit disorienting for me. It takes a few encounters with the locals to fully acclimate myself to the notion that these people really speak French rather than English. There … Continue reading

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A quick trip to Montreal for the largest Olympic weightlifting conference that city has ever seen

[note: a version of this was published at the fine health and fitness website Greatist] I was somewhere in the middle of Grafton State Park, near the eastern edge of Maine, when I was seriously struck with the urge to … Continue reading

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