Tag Archives: Bob Robinson

Oregon Sports Stories Special Preview

June 16, 2013

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This summer, History Press West is proud to announce a new title from sports writer and author Bob Robinson. Drawing on six decades of sports coverage, Robinson shares unique, behind-the-scenes accounts of some of Oregon’s greatest sports moments and game-changing personalities. Blazermania overruns the Rose City as the Trail Blazers take down the favored Philadelphia […]

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Father’s Day Golf Special

June 16, 2012

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In this special feature, History Press author and veteran sports writer Bob Robinson reflects on how family relationships help shape the character of athletes and his recent book Golf in Oregon: Historic Tales from the Fairway. “A Father’s Day Tale” Bob Robinson A Father’s Day never passes that I don’t have fond memories of my […]

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Interview with Bob Robinson, Author of Golf in Oregon: Historic Tales from the Fairway

April 18, 2012

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Not long after he joined The Oregonian Sports Department in 1961, Bob Robinson approached his editor with a proposition, “I understand that the golf beat is open. I would like to have a shot at it.” Thus began almost four decades of golf coverage focusing on regional players and tournaments but also touching on national […]

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