5 days in February.

Two years ago today Canada was in the midst of hosting the 2010 Winter Olympic Games and I was touching down in Vancouver to live the dream for a week.

This was one of the most amazing weeks of my life. A string of special moments that exceeded my wildest dreams. The whole city had Olympic fever, we walked around draped in flags bursting into the national anthem with our fellow revelers, making friends with people on the street. We saw kids I grew up with win Olympic Gold from the sixth row, center. Those 5 days in February were Olympic magic!

Day 1: Dreams Do Come True //Olympics 2010
A year ago today Jen and I landed in Vancouver and my lifelong Olympic dreams began to come true in a continuous series of amazing moments.   The rest of our group wasn’t arriving until later so we had most … Continue reading →

Day 2: Spring Olympics Day 2
Day 2 at the 2010 Olympics was even warmer than the day before and it wasn’t very long before  we began saying we were at the Spring Olympics. A group photo and a Canadian flag adorning our rented jeep later … Continue reading →

Day 3: Canucks Hurry Hard
Day 3 at the Olympics was the day of our first Olympic event! We were excited but we’d also been having so much fun wandering around we almost felt like we’d be missing out by attending an event. Seriously. We’d … Continue reading →

Day 4: Olympic Ice Ice Baby
February 21, 2010 was the fourth day of our trip to the Olympic games and our first Figure Skating events. Our day started well before dawn to make it to the skating venue for 6:30am Ice Dance practice. The sun … Continue reading →

Day 5: With Glowing Hearts
Growing up I played a lot of sports, went to art camp, drama camp and played piano but I was most passionate about figure skating. I love the smell of an ice rink, the sound of a skate on fresh … Continue reading →

Be Olympic, be epic, be you.


About Christina @ Stars in the City

I like sun, sand, surf, tunes and vegan mac ‘n cheese with bacon. Oh, and sarcasm.
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2 Responses to 5 days in February.

  1. Chele says:

    BEST.TIME.EVER!!! I can’t believe it’s been two years already!!!

  2. Mel says:

    Awww, two years ago!! Are you sure it wasn’t, like, two weeks ago? And it starts over again next week, right?

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