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Caught Winter Olympics Figure Skating Live

My friend Kim, who lives in the Barbados, went to Vancouver in February to catch the Winter Olympics with his wife Jessie (Jessie is originally from Canada while Kim went to Toronto for university).  They were fortunate enough to get … Continue reading

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Paralympics More Inspiring Than Olympics In Some Ways

I’m trying to catch some of the Vancouver Paralympics on TV.  I have to admit, this event has not interested me in the past but it certainly does now.  With more media coverage than ever before, the Paralympics, which is … Continue reading

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How Motivated Was Canada To Win Olympic Hockey?

Just how motivated was Canada to win both the men’s and women’s Winter Olympics hockey gold medal?  Here’s the back of the Canadian five dollar note I just pulled out of my wallet.  Notice that we actually have kids playing … Continue reading

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Winter Olympics Motivational Stories That Will Inspire You In WebTV #3

Winter Olympics Motivational Stories The Winter Olympics episode of Clint Cora Motivational WebTV is up now.  In this third episode, I talk about two motivational stories from the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics that really inspired me.  I hope you don’t … Continue reading

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Russian Leaders Are Too Hard On Their Olympic Team

Here’s an article about the response of the Russian leaders to the less than stellar performance of the Russian team at the recent Winter Olympics in Vancouver.  Personally, I think they are being too hard on their team.  From what … Continue reading

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Winter Olympics Theme WebTV Shot

I shot a new Motivational WebTV episode yesterday with a Winter Olympics theme but won’t be releasing it until closer to next weekend since the March issue of my Motivational Diversity Success newsletter is coming out tomorrow (to my free … Continue reading

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Inspired By Canadian Figure Skater At Olympics

I watched Joanne Rochette, figure skater from Canada compete in the finals last night at the ladies event in the Olympics.  I was totally inspired by her determination and courage.  Four days before her first skate, her mother suddenly died … Continue reading

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Diversity In Canadian Bobsled Teams

The ladies bobsled teams from Canada won gold and silver at the Winter Olympics last night. It was nice to see some diversity among the teams. The silver medal team had one white athlete and one black athlete. The gold … Continue reading

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Vancouver Winter Olympics Hockey Jerseys

Since we are in the middle of Winter Olympics fever and there has been so many motivating stories to come out of the games, I found a source for Olympics hockey jerseys for your favourite hockey countries.  Just click on … Continue reading

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Inspirational Speaker Asks Who Says Figure Skaters Are Not Tough?

Inspirational Speaker Impressed This inspirational speaker thinks that figure skaters sometimes get a bad rap.  To many people, figure skating is one of those ‘fluff’ sports in the winter Olympics where the skaters are not considered as ‘tough’ athletes, unlike … Continue reading

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