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Social Media’s Place in the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games | Flock

Social Media’s Place in the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games via Flock, Nov. 25, 2008, By Will Pate

Note: Article shared here in full for historical record. Original article link is broken, as such, accessed from Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine, Feb. 2017.  Posted with original publication date to place in context.

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The Duff Man! Gold Medalist Skeleton – Olympic Outsider #8

Duff Gibson, Gold Medalist

Listen: The Duff Man! – Olympic Laughs with the Superhero Skeleton-ist Duff Gibson – Olympic Outsider #8

Blurb: Torino 2006 Skeleton Gold Medalist athlete Duff Gibson chats with Olympic Outsider host Dave Olson about having a beer named after him, life as a Calgary fireman, being Canada’s (and the world’s) oldest gold medalist, training for technical and speed courses, the Whistler track, athletic challenges and the future of the sport at an Olympic rally at the Vancouver Art Gallery in May 2006.

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Olympic Outsider podcast available in iTunes

Olympic Outsider podcast available in iTunes

Olympic Outsider podcast host

The Olympic Outsider podcast is available via iTunes for your convenience.

 

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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

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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!