Surfer Rescues Teen, Becomes Hero

Dude. Grab your shortboard and check out this frickin’ rad story that’s anything but bogus. Zach Canady is so boss! P.S. Sharing this story with others? Make sure to get […]

It’s A Pool Party!

Funny story — I was invited to a party a few weeks ago where the invite mentioned, “games, pool, hot tub.” Immediately, my mind went to a home pool where […]

Water Safety: A Page From The Past

Imitating a motorboat. Floating like a mud-turtle. Kicking like a sternwheel. Yep, this is how you learned to swim with the Red Cross back in 1921. The article below was […]

Meet Abby and Audrey

We’ve been talking about swimming lessons and water safety this week, so I thought I’d throw this cute little PSA into the mix. Did you catch that Abby saved Audrey […]

You’re Killing Me Smalls!

After the amazing weather this weekend, I dared to dream of potential summer activities: baseball, swimming, running from giant dogs named “The Beast.” Okay, so another summer tradition of mine […]

I’m Too Old For This…

This weekend, I rode a bicycle for the first time in about 20 years. And, let me tell you, the whole expression, “It’s just like riding a bike!” is not […]

Professional Rescue Hero: Don Meyers

Don Meyers was enjoying a swim beneath a White River waterfall when bystanders pointed to a man struggling to stay afloat. Watch the video now.

Blog-Off 2008: This Is Your Brain On Water.

We began this BLOG OFF, in part, because we actually admire the Water Blog and the creative ways they’re teaching Portlanders about water issues. So I was quite happy to […]