Despite anti-Olympic demonstrations and rowdy protesters shouting, “the world is watching,” the Olympic torch made its way through downtown Vancouver and the 2010 Olympics are in full swing. There are many groups protesting the Olympics like the one we saw the other day, here. More reading about Olympic protests here for those who are interested.
BURNABY – Pouring rain didn’t stop Olympic Torch Relay supporters from lining the streets at Kennsington Square in Burnaby, BC this morning to catch a glimpse of the flame as it made its way through town.
Akira Sasaki, born 26.09.1981, is an Alpine Skier for the Japanese Olympic team. He represented Japan in the 2002 & 2006 Winter Olympics and he’s participating in the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver as well. Sasaki satisfied the SAJ’s qualification benchmark of a top-15 finish on the World Cup tour this season by coming 15th in Zagreb in early January.
World Class Alpine Skier Akira Sasaki, who represented Japan in the 2002 and 2006 Winter Olympics, stopped by “Tattoo Soul” in Ikebukuro so Akilla could add to the family scroll on his right arm. Continue reading