In this Saturday, April 25, 2015 photo, Alissa Harper, founder of Axe Women of Maine, pauses before chopping a block of wood during a demonstration in Vernon, Conn. Harper, of Bar Harbor, Maine, started Axe Women in 2010. Group members hold six world titles in various women lumberjack competitions.

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