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Jan 14, 2022

What can we look forward to from the ski slopes at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics? No one really knows, but Tom Kelly has a good guess. Tom, who's an Olympics communicator and has been involved with skiing and snowboarding events for decades, walks us through each of the disciplines on the Alpine Skiing program at...


Jan 7, 2022

We're sliding closer to Beijing 2022! On this episode Olympian Jayson Terdiman tells us how the sport of doubles luge works, from top to bottom.

Plus, news from TKFLASTAN:

Checking in with our citizens of TKFLASTAN, more athletes are working toward Beijing. We also have news from:

  • Erin Jackson, Clare Egan and Nate...


Jan 3, 2022

What Olympic and Paralympic thoughts were on your mind as we closed out 2021? We take listener calls and have a ton of fun chatting with you about:

  • historical Olympians we'd have loved to interview
  • what we're looking forward to at the upcoming Winter Olympics
  • how to console the Olympic widow or widower in your life
  • how...


Dec 23, 2021

It's the end of the year, which means it's the end of our year-long look back at the Atlanta 1996 Olympics and Paralympics. Jill and Alison discuss their favorite Atlanta stories, and they've got lightning rounds from some TKFLASTANIS with Atlanta connections:

 

  • City planners Michael Dobbins and Randal Roark
  • Laura...


Dec 17, 2021

US biathlete and Olympian Clare Egan tells us what she knows about the biathlon course at Beijing 2022, which could make for an interesting tournament.

Plus, we have a BIG ANNOUNCEMENT about our last episode of the year - listen for how you can take part!

We also look back at the Olympic indoor volleyball tournaments in...