Rosie
Maclennan

Canadian Olympic Athlete for Trampoline

Posts Tagged ‘gold medalist’

  • August
  • 4
  • 2013

Today marks one year since I had the honour of representing Canada in the sport that I love at the London Olympic Games. It is hard to explain the pride that I felt wearing the maple leaf, standing next to my mentor, teammate and good friend Karen, as well as my coach Dave. I was […]

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  • March
  • 4
  • 2013

I have mentioned West Point in a number of my posts. West Point is the most challenged places in Liberia and is considered one of the most dangerous slums here in Monrovia. It has the worst living conditions I have ever witnessed and it’s impossible to fathom living here. There are over 75,000 people living […]

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  • March
  • 1
  • 2013

I spoke in a recent blog about the power of talk, getting the conversation going and sharing your experiences with others. When you share your story wholeheartedly,  it truly touches people in a profound way. I witnessed the power of conversation and connection today and each time I am reminded of its value. Once again, […]

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  • October
  • 17
  • 2012

Firstly I just want to note- I have photos and have been trying to load them as best I can but cannot.. I promise to post more photos when I get back to Canada! When I woke up today, I think I was still processing the events of yesterday. Jumping right in does not give […]

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  • August
  • 22
  • 2012

Where do I even begin! The last few days in London were unreal and flew by. We went to a bunch of different sites, watched the gold medal match of Tae Kwon Do, went on a river cruise down the Thames and of course, closing ceremonies! After athletes are done competing, it is a bit […]

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  • August
  • 6
  • 2012
Yahoo! Sports

At the last Olympics, Rosie MacLennan was a volunteer. She used frequent flier miles to travel from Toronto. She slept on an air mattress in the living room of her brother Matt’s Vancouver home. She spent the 2010 Winter Games working at Canada House, the home away from home for Canadian athletes and their families, […]

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