Olympics

Thank You, Rio

August 21, 2016
By K. Becks

Looking back on the Games of the XXXI Olympiad.
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2014 Sochi Olympics: My 14 Crushes of the Winter Games

February 26, 2014
By K. Becks

My new crushes from the 2014 Sochi Olympics. It's not as creepy as it seems, really.
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Loving the Little Things About the Olympic Games

July 25, 2012
By K. Becks

The track and field and swimming events will always take center stage at the Olympic Games, and the biggest names can make a career out of a sport. But what's so special about the Games is far more important than the bright lights and medal podiums.
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C U In Sochi

March 2, 2010
By K. Becks

After nearly two weeks of great competition, the Olympic Winter Games came to an end two nights ago. There were triumphs, heartbreaks, comeback stories, and an early tragedy that helped make this a unforgettable Olympics. In the end, I believe that it was one of the best Olympics that I have ever witnessed. Sure,...
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Why Do I Like Curling?

February 23, 2010
By K. Becks

Yes, seriously, I do like the sport of curling. I’m not just one of those people who like the sport because of one team’s creative choice of attire, either. No, thanks to a handful of reasons, curling has been one of my favorite sports to watch during these Olympic Games. Why, you may ask?...
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Hello, Quatchi and Friends!

February 13, 2010
By K. Becks

Yesterday, the Winter Olympics officially opened, but not without some difficulties. One was obviously the death of Georgian luger Nodar Kumaritashvili, which prompted the Olympic officials to move the men’s luge starting point to the women’s in hopes of slowing down speeds. The second was one of the four pillars that were to help...
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