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Olympic Flag Reception at Vancouver City Hall – photo gallery

Canada’s Governor General Michaëlle Jean (a Haitian refuge who immigrated to Quebec as a child) and Mayor Sam Sullivan (suddenly, the world’s second most famous quadriplegic) were on hand with a phalanx of officers of everykind to reveal the 1952 Oslo Winter Olympic flag.

Olympic Flag Reception at City Hall

Coffee talk with Gold Medalist Ross Rebagliati – Olympic Outsider #3

Coffee talk with Gold Medalist Ross Rebagliati

Listen: Coffee talk with Gold Medalist Ross Rebagliati – Olympic Outsider #3 (18:45, .m4a “enhanced podcast” fortified with photos)

A “standard” Olympic Outsider podcast with host Dave Olson interviewing 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics Gold Medalist and Snowboard legend Ross Rebagliati. Also available as an “enhanced” (.m4a) version with additional photos.

Blurb: At a busy Symposium on Web 2.0 and the Future of Sport at Vancouver’s Take 5 Cafe, Dave asks Ross about the drug-testing incident in great detail plus they discuss Ross’s aspirations to compete in his home-town 2010 Olympics and beyond,… plus his recreational hobbies and real-estate dealings. Then, Dave relates anecdotes about his own drug testing experience and gives thanks to Ross for inspiring the people.

Thanks: Bread for pics, Mudhoney for tunes, Bryght and Rain City Studios for putting on the Symposium and props to Roots for supporting Ross.

Note: Originally recorded February 17, 2006

More: Photo Gallery of Ross Rebagliati at Social Media and Olympics symposium with Dave Olson and Friends

Subscribe: Olympic Outsider podcast feed

Testing Positive!

Coffee talk with Gold Medalist Ross Rebagliati – Olympic Outsider #3 (enhanced)

Gold Medalist Ross Rebagliati with Dave Olson

Listen: Coffee talk with Gold Medalist Ross Rebagliati – Olympic Outsider #3 (18:45, .m4a “enhanced podcast” fortified with photos)

An enhanced Olympic Outsider podcast with host Dave Olson visiting with 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics Gold Medalist and Snowboard legend Ross Rebagliati. Also available as a “standard” .mp3 version.

Blurb: At a busy Symposium on Web 2.0 and the Future of Sport at Vancouver’s Take 5 Cafe, Dave asks Ross about the drug-testing incident in great detail plus they discuss Ross’s aspirations to compete in his home-town 2010 Olympics and beyond,… plus his recreational hobbies and real-estate dealings. Then, Dave relates anecdotes about his own drug testing experience and gives thanks to Ross for inspiring the people.

Thanks: Bread for pics, Mudhoney for tunes, Bryght and Rain City Studios for putting on the Symposium and props to Roots for supporting Ross.

Note: Originally recorded February 17, 2006

More: Photo Gallery of Ross Rebagliati at Social Media and Olympics symposium with Dave Olson and Friends

Subscribe: Olympic Outsider podcast feed

Testing Positive!