Sports Editor

Mike Walsh is sports editor at The Berkshire Eagle. He's been with The Eagle since 2017. Walsh also authors the NENPA-winning Powder Report column. He's an avid snowboarder, runner, homebrewer, and he used to play a pretty mean sousaphone.

paddlers on stockbridge bowl

The annual Chocolate Bowl paddle race was held last week as part of the inaugural Berkshire Paddle Race Series.

As the legendary first sword of Braavos once said, “Remember, child, this is not the dance of the Westeros we are learning, the knight’s dance, hacking and hammering, no. This is the Braavos dance, the water dance, it is swift and sudden. All men are made of water, do you know this? If you pierce them, the water leaks out and they die.”



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