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Tom Olson, 70, of Fargo won his division in the United States Handball Association national championsips last month in Minneapolis. Dave Wallis / Forum News Service

Vergas man's heart issues pave way for handball national title

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FARGO — Tom Olson endured four heart surgeries in the past 10 years with the constant reminder of his family’s history of heart disease lingering in the back of his mind.


The 70-year-old decided he needed to find a way to keep his heart strong while forming a bucket list in the process.

Staying healthy and his to-do checklist interlaced when Olson found his niche in handball.

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