A track recond and four number one finishes in the Olympic bobsleigh competion.... led to a Golden evening last night. Summerside's Heather Moyse and Calgary's Kaillie Humphries rocked it for Canada bringing home a Gold!!!
With second place going to two other outstanding Canadian sledders, Helen Upperton and Shelley-Ann Brown in Canada 2. Way to go ... last night the women were owning the podium :) Yay, girls, love it!!!!
Everyone in the City of Summerside is just so thrilled for her and Summerside pride is alive and well today.
The front page of our local paper, big big news!!!!
Our building and scores of other local buildings and business owners got into the Olympic spirit posting signs of encouragement for our hometown girl. We believed.....
At Moving Designz Home & Cottage our display window has been dressed for Olympic spirit since Day 1. This is our version of the Olympic rings.... Olympic pillows :) It seems this year our national pride and patriotism has been stronger than ever.
Everyone has loved these games and are so proud of Vancouver and Vancouverites for these 2010 games.
I was thinking about women athletes last night after a day of women picking up all the swag/medals for Canada on Wonderful Wednesday. Did you realize that 11 of our 15 medals so far have gone to women athletes? Congratulations to all of our female Olympians for their tremendous dedication and hard work. This is an interesting article. More on our women here...
To you, my blogger friends and readers, who were also cheering her and her team mate on... thank you, thank you, thank you for all your wonderful emails and comments today.
Thanks for reading. Enjoy the final games! I know I will.... check out my new profile pic :)