Totally enjoyed watching that trampoline comp.. yeah for Canada 1st and 4th.. good job! Nice story about the gold medalist with her grandfather being her inspiration and he qualified for the Olympics in the 40's but had to go to war instead..
Thanks to PI .. I discovered I'm actually a Nontheist
"Love is better than Anger, Hope is better than fear" Jack Layton 1950-2011
The wonderful thing? Seems pretty obvious now. Congrats Rosy!
And yes, please please let CBC hire Kyle for Rio. I know he jinxed Aly but otherwise no complaints.
Love the leos - those are all proper oly uniforms.
Way to go, Rosie!
3725 and counting.
Slightly Wounding Banana list cont: MacMadame.
I read that this was Canada's first gold of the Games? How awesome that it was in trampoline! Gymnastics represent!
Great job Canada: And I have to say that the trampoline looks difficult but it also looks like a blast when they are flying so high.
Great CTV...Just great...I finally got the tears stopped from watching Rosie run to her Family after everything and now they're showing her Difference Makers piece about her Gramps and...
He w/out a doubt had the best seat in the house to watch this happen.
Oh and she got started by tagging along to her siblings Trampoline lessons. How many times have we heard that story come out of a Male Figure Skater's mouth over the years?
"This, after all, is opera, opera in New York, not some dainty pastime like professional hockey..." -- Chip Brown, NYT Magazine 24 Mar 13
Scott will likely be one of the anchors in the studio rather than out at a sport as he was for Beijing...we're more likely getting someone like Brenda Irving (shudder)
Congrats on the first gold for Canada!
Dont Hate! Gyrate!
Erin, I know what you mean about Rosie's Difference Makers piece, as it happens to me too.
I'm so sorry to hear about your Grandpa.
Is this is for Trampoline, because I seem to remember Synchro Doubles from other Games, but not too sure about that either. Anyone know?
Mr. Fridge Break wants to know if Dong Dong's sibling is named Ding.
I didn't have the heart to tell him that Chinese surnames are said first.