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Paralympians: The Power of Positive Thinking and Pure Passion

The Summer Olympics in London were amazing, and now it’s time for a new group of stellar and inspiring athletes to take the stage […]

Jane’s Olympic Journal Day 16: London 2012 — Inspiring a Generation on the Playground

Since landing in London, two themes have been articulated in signs and in the ceremonies. The first:  Faster, Higher, Stronger.  Whether watching on television at […]

Jane’s Olympic Journal Day 11: Dream Team Basketball Big for British!

The British are thrilled with their Gold Rush… a phenomenal display of excellence indeed. But, one of the big topics a-buzz is the USA’s […]

Jane’s Olympic Journal Day 10: “Pin” -ture this … a tiny reminder

Cameras of every variety, technology, size and shape are everywhere here in London for the Olympics.  iPhones, Blackberries or other smart phones, pocket digital […]

One on One (mini) interviews with the Dream Team in London (part 2)

Here you go… 5 players and Coach K.  Go Team USA! LeBron James Kobe Bryant Kevin Durant James Harden Carmelo Anthony Coach K — […]

Jane’s Olympic Journal Day 8: The Picture I Didn’t Take and the Ones I did.

Friday morning, riding a quiet Light Rail train with my friend Laurene, we sat across from two very tall men in their red and […]

Jane’s Olympic Journal Day 7: An Apple a Day… It just takes a minute…

Thursday August 2nd was a day of figuring out technology — again. Thank goodness there’s an Apple Store in several parts of London. A […]

Jane’s Olympic Journal Day 6: A Volleyball Adventure

The  ticket said 9:30.  Volleyball.  Earls Court. I had the best intentions to be there for the start, but exhasuted from the day before, […]

Jane’s Olympic Journal Day 5: A Little Train to Intensity

While all the main action is happening in the main venues and around the London area, I learned the U.S. had a training center […]

Jane’s Olympic Journal Day 4: An Early Ah Ha Moment

Hello… my journal for Monday, Day 4, is a litte different. For the details leading up to a very special day, please read the […]

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