Giles Tippette

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Articles by Giles Tippette

Ring of Truth

Jul 31, 1980 By Giles Tippette

Two brave bulls stood between Paco Olivera and the prize he had worked for all his life.

Trial by Water

Nov 1, 1979 By Giles Tippette

Marathon canoe racing is the toughest sport in Texas. It’s tougher than bull riding, more grueling than pro football. The canoeists say that’s why it’s fun.

The Joy of Six

Jan 1, 1979 By Giles Tippette

The difference between eleven-man and six-man football is a lot more than five men.