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Jenny Atkinson grew up in Stillwater, a Minnesota city rooted in the lumber industry. As a child, she begged her parents to balance on a log instead of a gymnast beam.

At age 10 she was taking log rolling lessons, and by 17 she turned pro. Now 44, she’s a three-time log rolling world champion. She’s won another three world titles in boom running, an offshoot of log rolling where two contestants race across floating logs. Ms. Atkinson is considered a veteran lumberjill, double the age of most of her competition. She…

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