Posts tagged "olympics"

Sochi Olympics: A Disaster Before It Starts

Sochi Olympics: A Disaster Before It Starts
Yes, my headline to this article regarding the Winter Olympics in Sochi may appear to be a bit harsh, but it is the f***ing honest truth. I am not afraid to come out and say it out in the open.  It definitely needs to be heard.t Come on, people!  Let’s be real!   Take off... Read more »

When a Coach Takes the Short Track to Abuse

When a Coach Takes the Short Track to Abuse
When you think about a coach, what comes into your mind? Mentor. Motivator. Teacher. No one wants to associate a coach as an abuser. No one. But unfortunately, it happens in any level, even in the elite and Olympic level. Currently, there are accusations within the 19 members of U.S. Olympic Speed Skating team involving... Read more »

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 17

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 17
Today’s a sad day, but a memorable one. It is officially the LAST post that I will be writing by the London Olympics. It has been an amazing 16 days of competition. There were many moments of true athleticism and sportsmanship. Team USA did amazing during these games and brought home a total of 104... Read more »
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London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 16

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 16
Today was a very exciting day for Team USA. There was a lot of fantastic highlights during several events as well as historic moments. We brought home a total of 8 medals overall today. Here’s some of the highlights. Women’s Basketball Congrats to Team USA for bring home the 5th Gold medal in a row... Read more »

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 15

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 15
In today’s post, I am going to combine the results of yesterday and today into a remarkable piece. Today Team USA brought a total of 4 medals compared to the 10 that we brought home yesterday. Overall, yesterday had some very impressive moments as well as today. Yesterday’s Results Haley Anderson brought home the Silver... Read more »

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 14

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 14
I am going to be keeping this post pretty short. I will be making a longer post tomorrow that will include all of the results from today. I would like to congratulate the Women’s Soccer team for gaining the revenge from last Summer’s title loss in the World Cup. What an impressive game! They definitely... Read more »
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London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 13

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 13
Team USA really cleaned up and shined at the medals board today with a total of 11 medals in all. Way to go, TEAM USA! First of all, if didn’t see it on the morning shows or on the news, the media along with her teammates really tore up Lolo Jones after she finished in... Read more »

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 12

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 12
I am going to change it up in today’s post. The main theme of the day will be controversy and tragedy. There were quite a few moments of both today. Here’s a summary of them: Cheating and Cheaters don’t always get caught In an article posted on Yahoo, South African Cameron van der Burgh admitted... Read more »

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 11

London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 11
Today was another great day, but the first day where Team USA only secures 3 total medals for the day. We still have another week of events to participate in. Judo There was a huge controversy today when Nick Delpopolo treated positive for marijuana after “unknowing” eating a pot brownie before leaving for the Olympics.... Read more »
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London or BUST: 2012 Olympics Introspective – Day 8

I am going to be keeping tonight’s entry short and sweet. Honestly, I am feeling under the weather and just want to go to bed. Today was a very busy day in the pool. There were a lot of medal awarded today. Michael Phelps won his last individual medal – a Gold – in the... Read more »