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Olympian Tourists

Postby Blah » Fri Apr 11, 2014 10:30 am

http://fasterskier.com/article/downings ... ment-53550

What a joke, now we are supposed to feel sorry for these people. I would not wish injury on anyone but I have ZERO respect for anyone involved in this. What a joke that these two were able to be "Olympians"...

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Re: Olympian Tourists

Postby Chris » Fri Apr 11, 2014 4:52 pm

There was another guy attempting to do something similar. http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB1 ... 2529250356 The article doesn't say it, but I wouldn't be surprised if he didn't buy his Columbian citizenship through donations to the right people/groups. If I remember right he didn't make the qualification standard.

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Re: Olympian Tourists

Postby kuan1 » Fri Apr 11, 2014 8:04 pm

Blah wrote:http://fasterskier.com/article/downings-side-of-the-story-what-happened-to-team-dominica-in-sochi/#comment-53550

What a joke, now we are supposed to feel sorry for these people. I would not wish injury on anyone but I have ZERO respect for anyone involved in this. What a joke that these two were able to be "Olympians"...


The article is saying if you give enough money you should be forgiven, even revered.

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Re: Olympian Tourists

Postby Raubie » Sat Apr 12, 2014 11:58 pm

Anyone know the current conversion of Air Miles travel points into FIS points?


Thinking of trying out for the Seychelles Islands nordic team (being the only member, fingers crossed I wouldn't have to train)…

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Re: Olympian Tourists

Postby kuan1 » Mon Apr 14, 2014 12:06 pm

Who is this ateriz person?


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