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The Duff Man! – Olympic Laughs with the Gold Medal Skeleton-ist – Olympic Outsider #8

Duff Gibson, Gold Medalist

Go downhill, fast! for: The Duff Man! – Olympic Laughs with the Superhero Skeleton-ist Duff Gibson – Olympic Outsider #8

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

Gold Medalist Ross Rebagliati with Dave Olson

Recall a wild ride with: Coffee talk with Gold Medalist Ross Rebagliati – Olympic Outsider #3 (18:45, .mp3 )

Interview with 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics Gold Medalist and Snowboard legend Ross Rebagliati 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 discuss Ross’s aspirations to compete in his home-town 2010 Olympics and beyond,… as well as 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.

Note: Originally recorded February 17, 2006

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

Also: Also available as a “enhanced” .m4a version.

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

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

Coffee talk with Gold Medalist Ross Rebagliati

Follow along with: 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.

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

Also: available as a “standard” .mp3 version.

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

Subscribe: Olympic Outsider podcast feed

Testing Positive!