Downhill Skiing! (and country flag answers) February 19th 2010
I’m a skier, it’s one of the reasons I live in the mountains. One of the most popular sports in the Olympics are the skiing events, it doesn’t matter men, women, or which event, they are very popular.
Earlier in the week, I had a chance to grab my skis and head up the mountain to watch the men’s downhill event from along side the course at Whistler Creekside’s Dave Murray downhill cou ... read more
North America » Canada » British Columbia » Whistler A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the sou... ... read more
My name is Jon Wick and I am setting up this blog as part of an educational project during my time at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games. I am a certified teacher and have taught over five years in western Montana and overseas. This website will be the vehicle that I share my experiences, and interact with school children and staff all over the United States while at the games. I am very excited about this opportunity not only to attend this amazing event, but give quality, first hand accounts and information while I'm there. I hope this will be benefitial to everyone.
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