ORONO, Maine (NEWS CENTER)-- The logging industry has a rich history in our state. Tools and traditions have been passed down from Mainer to Mainer for generations. A group of athletes at the University of Maine is helping to preserve that logging legacy through competition. Jessica Gagne taps into the world of timber sports In this week's Everyday Athlete.

Note: Members of the team wear a protective metal mesh under their sneakers. Team representatives say all membersprotect themselves before attempting any timber sports.

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