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Monthly Archives: August 2011

Sunshine and Smiles.

Friday, August 19th was a beautiful day in Portland, Oregon. The 250 volunteers from the Conservation Alliance member companies (KEEN, Columbia Sportswear, Icebreaker, Merrell, Horny Toad, REI and Egan & Associates) took full advantage of one of the summer’s nicest days. We spent our morning pulling ivy, rebuilding trails and demolishing a decommissioned foot-bridge in Forest and Sellwood Parks, as well as working in other local locations, working up a sweat and really earning our lunch.

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Danny Macaskill – Industrial Revolutions

Street trials riding star Danny Macaskill comes with another incredible video. This time, he rides on a cable.

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Tour de Cure Roundup – Sun, Fun, Success.

Our own Lynsye M. recaps the Tour de Cure, and the great time had by all while volunteering at our aid station. Turns out this year’s event was a Tour de Cute.

“I love volunteering with Columbia for Portland’s Tour de Cure! When I was very young, my grandfather passed away from a Diabetic related illness. Volunteering for this event is my way of honoring him. This year was my 4th year participating, along with my husband. Last year, I was 2 months pregnant, and this year, we brought along our 6 month old, Oliver.

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