Log Rolling's Road to Olympic Status, Part 1

When we launched Key Log Rolling® in 2011, we were confident about two things: 1) the historic sport had the right stuff to become a nationally and internationally-recognized Olympic sport, and 2) the main thing holding the sport back back was “the log, stupid”.  Heavy red cedar logs were/are difficult to source, challenging to move, and expensive to transport.  Due to agricultural restrictions, it’s almost impossible to ship raw logs across national bor

Indiana University Rec Sports Offers Key Log Rolling

By Megan Grimm

“It’s a different kind of fitness,” said Emily Ward about log rolling, the next addition to the Student Recreational Sports Center (SRSC) on campus.

Ward is the Program Director of Aquatics at the SRSC and excited to give students the chance to try the sport. Ward discovered log rolling for the first time at a NIRSA conference and was intrigued. 

“It’s so unique,” Ward said.

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