A New Life Chapter and Updates!

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Wow. I can’t believe it’s been so long since I’ve updated my blog. I am sooooo sorry that it’s taken this long. I guess part of the reason is that not much has been going … Read More

Goodbye, Whistler – See You Next Year!

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Wow. I’m finally back in Toronto! I just realized that I’ve been here for only one week since last November! Sliding is really done for the season and it feels great! But let me give … Read More

Only on PEI … ‘my’ Crystal Island!

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Hmmm….. I find myself back in Whistler for another two weeks of sliding prior to Canadian Championships. Even though we reached record speeds yesterday on the first day with 146 km/hr for the women and … Read More

The End of a Chapter

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So….. the World Cup season is finally over! It’s hard to believe, but it’s true. It’s been a pretty crazy season: One gold medal, one silver medal, one crash in a race (when sitting in … Read More

Hot Lips Slides to Silver

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No, Hot Lips is NOT my new nickname! But we did slide to a silver medal Friday at the first World Cup race on the new Olympic track in Whistler. Hot Lips is the name … Read More

The New Year and schedule Changes

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Well, let me be the first person today to wish you a happy new year!!! I hope you had a great holiday with people who care about you and that you rang in the new … Read More

Snow Battle

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Okay….. with about 7 feet of snow down and another couple of avalanches blocking the road from Sestriere to the track in Cesana, the FIBT decided to cancel the race. Although sometimes races are cancelled … Read More

T’was the night before my race

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I’m racing tomorrow! And I’m very nervous! I’ll tell you all about it in a minute. I should first fill you in on the past week…. Last weekend, the second World Cup race was in … Read More

The First World Cup Race of the Season

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Well, we just finished the first World Cup race of the ’08/’09 season in Winterberg, Germany on Saturday. We were in Altenberg, Germany for a few days last week and it was nice finally getting … Read More