Category Archives: Sports

Catching Up With World’s Most Interesting Man: In Sochi?

WMIM with friends at a Sochi night spot. During his coverage of the Winter Games, T.A.I.’s correspondent, P.B. Livs recently caught up with the World’s Most Interesting Man, Ernesto Lamas  in Sochi.  Ernesto’s appearance in Sochi created  quite a buzz … Continue reading

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Honoring the Invisible Olympians: Spotlight on Serbia’s Ivana Kovacevic

  On Thursday, at the Ladies 10km Classic, Poland’s Justyna Kowalczyk crossed the finish to take Gold. A full 17 minutes behind Kowalczyk, a determined 19 year-old struggled to climb the final hill, going so slowly that race officials were … Continue reading

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Honoring the Invisible Olympians: Spotlight on Hungary’s Anna Berecz

From Budapest, Hungary, Anna first tried skiing at the age of one and a half.  She has since made the most of her talents.  The sport of Alpine Skiing has afforded her many advantages one might not have hailing from … Continue reading

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Honoring the Invisible Olympians: Alexandra Camenscic and Jun-Ho-Hwang

Featured in this installment are two more skiers who finished last in their respective events on Sunday but deserve recognition. Alexandra Camenscic Maldova’s Alexandra Camenscic finished 84th (last) in Sunday’s Biathlon.  Hailing from Criuleni near the Black Sea, she left … Continue reading

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Honoring the Invisible Olympians: Spotlight on Kelime Cetinkaya

Far From the madding crowd’s ignoble strife Their sober wishes never learn’d to stray; Along the cool sequester’d vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way. Our Culture’s fascination with winning too frequently obscures those individuals that … Continue reading

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Coming Out of the Closet: YES I’M A CURLING FAN!

Deal with it.  We are here.  Loud and proud.  Since I don’t reside in Canada or a major US city, the opportunity to enjoy a good Bonspiel (Curling lingo for all you neophytes) comes around but once every four years.  This year, … Continue reading

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