Now Playing:

Arts & Life

Recreation | NW Life | History | local | Sports

The National Champions You Never Knew Portland Had

How a group of hobbyists brought the ancient Irish sport of hurling to the Northwest — and why they don't see it vanishing any time soon.

NW Life | local | Animals | Sports

Could An Oregon Horse Ever Win The Kentucky Derby?

The chances of an Oregon horse winning the Kentucky Derby is the longest of long shots. But the sheer will of one Oregonian has increased the odds for years to come.

Politics | News | Sports | Music

Philadelphia Eagles Show Brotherly Love For Meek Mill Ahead Of Super Bowl

The Eagles are choosing a popular track by the incarcerated rapper as their entrance music for the 2018 Super Bowl.

Recreation | NW Life | local | Animals | Sports

Oregon Mushers And Sled Dogs Share A Bond Forged In Miles

Sled dogs are some of the best athletes on the planet. By raising and racing them, Northwest mushers create a deeper connection to their pets — one with thousands of years of history.

Sports | local | Recreation | News | Air | Environment

Smoke Prompts Unorthodox Training For Oregon Cross Runners

Cross country runners in southern Oregon are using some alternative methods to keep their fitness up with wildfire smoke making outdoor running unsafe.

Recreation | NW Life | Sports | local

Bonding, Good Weather And A Wedding At Hood To Coast 2017

"I need a nap and a shower. But I loved it. Every second of it," said one Hood To Coast runner, minutes after finishing the relay, a few hours before his wedding.

Arts | NW Life | Sports | Entertainment | History | Oregon Lens

Before The Blazers, Portland Rooted For Claudia's

Long before Clyde Drexler or Damian Lillard, Portland was home to another team of basketball stars.

Recreation | NW Life | Sports | local

History, Beer And Throwing Heavy Things At Portland Highland Games

The Portland Highland Games have become somewhat of a Northwest institution — part Scottish celebration and part beer league softball.

NW Life | Sports | local

The TrackTown Summer Series And A Sport's Path To Popularity

The TrackTown Summer Series came to the Portland area on its three-city tour. The nascent series is part of broad efforts to increase the sport’s U.S. popularity in non-Olympic years.

NW Life | Sports | Oregon Field Guide Summer Series

Paragliders Compete In A Rat Race In The Sky

The Rat Race Paragliding Competition launches from the top of Woodrat Mountain near Jacksonville, Oregon, every summer.