The winter Olympic athletes were at the White House this weekend, at the invitation of the President, to celebrate their achievements in PyeongChang. The highlight of the day had to be Red Gerard, being, well, Red Gerard. When asked by the President to say a few words, he replied: “Dude, you can’t put me on the spot like this!”.
Sixty Athletes Won’t be Accepting the White House Invite to Celebrate their Achievements in PyeongChang
On Friday, April 27, around 200 2018 Winter Olympic athletes will visit the White House, accepting an invitation from President Trump to celebrate their achievements at the PyeongChang Games. However, many familiar faces from the Games will be missing from the White House festivities, reports Bustle.com. Indeed, some athletes have specifically indicated that they will not be attending due to […]
Squaw Valley professional big mountain snowboarder Jeremy Jones will be meeting with president Obama in the White House this week where he’ll deliver a letter signed by 75 high profile professional skiers that asks the President to push climate change legislation. “This is probably the best opportunity we’ve had to put the winter-sports community front and center with policy makers […]