Posts Tagged ‘olympics’

Tchau rio olympics!

August 22nd, 2016 | Posted by b | 1 Comment
It was a great two weeks of athletic feats of brilliance, heartbreak, teamwork, sweat, tears, and superstars Phelps, Bolt, Mo, Ledecky, Biles, Neymar…everything and everyone! (and yay to Turkish wrestler ...

August 20th, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
Hello on this humid night, only two days left of the Rio olympics! earlier we were watching mountain cycling and triathlon (those women are seriously hardcore! felt like a wimp ...

August 13th, 2016 | Posted by b | No Comments
Not much has changed in 8 years, although at the moment I’m watching women’s 3000 steeplechase. Phelps has been a beast as expected. Minik just started pawing at my feet ...

break from the olympics

August 12th, 2016 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
I’m watching some tennis as well as swimming heats (after watching a truly awesome 10,000 meter race WR. Now I really want to go for a run and conveniently it’s ...

Rio Olympics!

August 8th, 2016 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
The summer olympics are here!! The opening ceremony was on Friday, the athletes all paraded in, there was a crazy good fireworks show… So that means you’ll see me again in ...

до свидания (do svidaniya) Olympics

February 23rd, 2014 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
That means ‘goodbye’ in Russian. The final competition in the Sochi 2014 olympics is currently happening, it’s a men’s hockey match between Canada and Sweden and I really couldn’t care less ...

overcast day

February 23rd, 2014 | Posted by b | No Comments
Today was overcast and cold again, actually that’s how it seemed. I’m not sure because I didn’t go out. Today I took things easy, pumped myself full of vitamin c ...

olympics are winding down, but still plenty to see

February 22nd, 2014 | Posted by b | No Comments
The fog came back, although not as strong as the other day, and all this changing weather is making my throat just a teensy bit sore. Bah to sickness I ...

ice princess upset!

February 21st, 2014 | Posted by b | 2 Comments
Now the women’s figure skating event is over, even on NBC with its massive tape-delay, but apparently there was a pretty huge upset last night when Russian Adelina Sotnikova beat ...

A ski cross kinda morning

February 20th, 2014 | Posted by b | No Comments
The fog has retreated, and the sun decided to shine down upon this bustling city once again. It’s strange that it’s near the end of February and it already seems ...
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