February 11, 2014

WHAT I LOVE ABOUT THE OLYMPICS

I love the Olympics. I really do. It’s when the greatest athletes in the world come and further their dreams. You go to the Olympics (or watch them on TV), see an event, and end up falling in love with a completely different event/sport. That’s great! What else do I love about the Olympics? I love that some people win and some people lose. Underdog stories are highlighted and people begin rooting and getting behind those stories – how people […]
April 20, 2014

WHAT PARAOLYMPIC SPORTS WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE IN PYEONGCHANG?

The effort and accomplishment of Para-olympians – world-class athletes with a range of disabilities – are as admirable, and should be as widely exalted, as the effort and achievement of Olympians. Indeed,Para-olympians face and surmount challenges that are in addition to the challenges and struggles they share with Olympians. I am an ardent admirer ofPara-olympians, humbled with their mental and emotional fortitude – and their strength of virtue – all which contribute to the noble example they set for all […]