Part 1

Well after traveling halfway around the globe, we’ve arrived to the home of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia

I’d fill up an entire blog post if I wrote about our travel day(s) here, so let’s not 🙂  We arrive in Sochi at 4am arrival local time!

“Cee Oh Four Backwards En” in this photo means Sochi in Russian!


The town of Rosa Kuhtor where most (if not all) of the snowy event are being held.

Clock Tower

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Kels and I walking to the Ski Room


























My name is Russian is dope. The picture….is not


IMG_4541 IMG_4542 IMG_4543 IMG_4545 IMG_4549Terese, our physio here with us, and I had to take a drive 10 minutes or so down the road to x rays on my hand. The construction going on and unfinished projects actually blew my mind








Hello kitty welcoming us at the Hospital

The weather hear so far has been worse than a bad wet day at Grouse or Seymour. We are keeping our fingers crossed and hoping to get training underway that should have started today! I’m bib number ten!


My first name is Alice. I'm called by my middle name, Georgia. I grew up getting beat up by my 3 older brothers Christian, Boyd and Julian. They rock. I love pretty much every sport there is, except maybe rhythmic gymnastics. I wonder who invented that one? Cooking is a fun pastime on a rainy day. The feeling of being on the brink of disaster, going as fast as possible, is indescribable. And I'm not talking about driving a car. It feels awesome being completely and utterly exhausted after giving 110% during a workout. I tell my mother everything (almost)... Examining snowflakes fall onto my jacket while on the chair lift could keep me bewildered for hours(haha, ok maybe not HOURS). I'm pretty sure I make myself laugh too often. Listening to music with my headphones keeps me sane. Making someone smile is contagious. Finishing a knitting project, such as a wicked awesome headband, is totally satisfying. I love being Canadian and having people laugh after I say the words "eh" and "toque". And it happens often. Having friends around the globe is a really cool thing. Experiencing different cultures is eye opening. Traveling all over the world is the best thing, but there is nothing like flying into Vancouver, eating a home cooked meal with my family, and falling asleep in my own bed.

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