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Favorite Winter Olympic Event

Discussion in 'Polls Forum' started by Bible Believing Bill, Feb 16, 2006.

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  1. Figure Skating

    63.0%
  2. Speed Skating

    3.7%
  3. Short Track Speed Skating

    3.7%
  4. Curling

    3.7%
  5. Ice Hockey

    3.7%
  6. Alpine Skiing

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    0.0%
  7. Freestyle Skiing

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  8. Cross Country Skiing

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  9. Biathlon

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  10. Luge

    14.8%
  11. Bobsled

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  12. Skeleton

    7.4%
  13. Other

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
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  1. Bible Believing Bill

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    Which is your favorite?
     
  2. Bible Believing Bill

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    1. CURLING!!!!!!!
    2. LUGE
    3. BOBSLED
    4. SHORT TRACK SPEED SKATING
    5. ALPINE SKIING


    Bill
     
  3. rbell

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    I'm an olympic buff...I love everything but...

    Doubles luge. That just looks wrong, man.

    Men's figure skating. Too much "lace in the drawers."
     
  4. Bob Farnaby

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    Short track speed skating... who will forget the memorable win of Steve Bradbury in the last olympics,.. ;) Showed how to do it..... He was Australia's first winter Olympic Gold Medal winner.

    Regards
    Bob
     
  5. Squire Robertsson

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    I voted for curling. A sport which any country can develop. While a great deal of skill is involved, there are no great equipment, venue, or personnel requirements. In other words, a country doesn't need the best skis, mountains, snow, or good sized defensemen to compete in curling.

    [ February 16, 2006, 07:11 PM: Message edited by: Squire Robertsson ]
     
  6. Johnv

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    That's what I thought ... until Elvis Stoiko. Nothing girly about his skating!!!

    Still, I'm not an ice skating fan. The Skeleton, otoh, now we're talking!!!!
     
  7. bobbyd

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    Hockey first, but i do enjoy the speed skating and Alpine skiing events, as well as the sledding events.
    Although i think i can get used to the snowboard cross...lots of action.
     
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    I think they ought to have a snow shoveling event. After all thousands have to do that every year.
     
  9. SaggyWoman

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    Snowboarding.
     
  10. Bro. Curtis

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    I was suprised at how much I enjoyed the ice dancing last nite.
     
  11. Gayla

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    I've been enjoying watching the curling.
    Have never seen so much coverage of it, either. Usually just a few seconds here and there.
     
  12. Squire Robertsson

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    I've been watching the Snow Board Cross Country racing. To me its the closest the Olympics can get to NASCAR. Four racers on the course at the same time, no "clock", just first man/woman to the bottom (or as is the case for the prelims the first two).
     
  13. Brice

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    [​IMG] My favorite as well. I had to put other.
     
  14. Convicted by the Spirit

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    Don't watch the winter games as much as I watch the summer games. Here in south texas we don't see much snow.
     
  15. Carolyn Dee

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    I like winter games because they have more clothes on than summer games...not so much wandering of eyes! :eek:
     
  16. Carolyn Dee

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    I like winter games because they have more clothes on than summer games...not so much wandering of eyes! :eek:
     
  17. PastorSBC1303

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    Favorite Winter Olympic Event?

    The closing ceremony [​IMG]
     
  18. PamelaK

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    Well, I don't know about that, Carolyn...did you catch some of those ice dancers??!! :eek:

    I love the figure skating, luge, bobsled, and speed skating. Don't know how those speed skaters stay on their feet around the curves!!

    I can't handle the curling...too much action and suspense!! :D
     
  19. Gib

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    I like the bloopers.
     
  20. Carolyn Dee

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    Pamelak - yeah, you're right about the skaters. Curling - yeah, too much suspense! I'm suspended right into the couch and must have water thrown on me to wake up. [​IMG]
     
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