Tag Archives: Olympics

Cruising Along The Cosmic Highway

  The plan was very simple. Load up our new VW SportWagen with our bikes and camping gear.  Drive to the Great Sand Dunes National Park in southern Colorado on a Friday. Enjoy two days in one of the United … Continue reading

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The Answers to Two Questions

An unexpected locked gate made the path to my rental car considerably longer on a recent trip to Arizona. However, if that gate had not been locked, I would have missed the answers to two questions others posed to me. … Continue reading

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The Jacobsens in New England 2 – Our Olympic Experience

Technically, when we crossed Lake Champlain and entered upstate New York, the Jacobsens were no longer in New England, but who could tell. We were rolling along through the beautiful Adirondack Mountains when suddenly looming far above the tree tops, … Continue reading

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Sports Photography Workshop 2011

Due to conflicts at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, the annual Sports Photography Workshop moved from its usual late June/early July date to May. The Workshop’s welcome dinner was held last Friday and activities concluded Thursday night. What did … Continue reading

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Loving the Winter Olympics

Light the caldron.  Let’s get things underway.  It’s time for the Winter Olympics.  I love them. Weird I know, but I could watch cross-country skiing for hours.  What a workout!  Consider their abs of steel for a moment.  Must be … Continue reading

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