If You Were an Olympian…

The Olympics has been opened and the games are under way. Did you watch the opening? I was not able to do so, I am sure it was grand.

Months before the Olympics, I had doubts, like what I have written here and here not because I doubt China’s ability to host the event but because of pollution situation and of the different events happening leading to the big event itself.


The Weekly Question #12 would be in relation to the Olympics:

If you were an Olympian, what sport would you be participating in?

My Answer:

If I were an Olympian, I would like to imagine myself as a gymnast, specifically doing the floor exercise.

I know, this dream is really way off and this even sounds weird to me. I have not even experienced being a gymnast but had it been possible when I was younger, I would have loved to be one (long hours training and all included).

But seriously, gymnastics is one of the major sport events that I love watching in the Olympics.

I love to look at the gymnasts doing their moves: turning, tumbling, doing acrobatic poses to the beat of music that will make the audience wish they could do whatever it is they are doing. That audience includes me since I am not a gymnast πŸ˜€

What about you? If you were an Olympian, what would be your sport?


20 Responses to If You Were an Olympian…

  1. Ciao Julie,

    Done and up with the 13th soon!


    Check out TruBlue’s answer on the 11th question. Proud to say he is my “ace”. Oh di ba, 2 answers from my blog.

  2. I love envisioning myself as one of those Olympic swimmers.

  3. Hi Julie. Eto nakahabol ako hehe…I enjoyed doing this one.


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  5. i just posted mine, sis. i would love to be in a pillowfighting. πŸ™‚

  6. It’s ironic, I know but I was never any good! Really! πŸ˜€

    Thanks for reading my post! πŸ™‚

  7. Z, your post is full of sports for one who is not sport-minded ha πŸ˜€

    I had fun reading it πŸ™‚ Thanks for playing again.

  8. Maiylah, that balancing thing is scary naman. Although of course, one has to give up a lot of things just to achieve the dream πŸ™‚

    Thanks for the answer πŸ™‚

  9. Thanks for playing again, Lurchie, I had fun reading your post πŸ™‚

  10. Nyahaha being a gymnast didn’t even cross my mind! πŸ™‚ But yeah. Looking at the floor exercises are pretty fun!

    Anyway read my sort of off-topic postie here

  11. i dreamed of being a gymnast, too … kaso i got kind of scared when i tried some simple routines on a balance bar. lol. πŸ˜€

  12. hello po!

    Hehehe.. i had fun answering this week’s question po.. like all the rest. πŸ™‚ keep em coming!!

    Here is where I posted it: http://pencilpushin.com/?p=461

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  14. Wow, you could have been an Olympian, or close to being one, with your sport πŸ™‚

    Thanks for participating in this WQ πŸ™‚

  15. Thanks for answering the WQ, Adie.

    Have a great week! πŸ™‚

  16. Pag girls nga ano, we love the gymnastics (and ice skating and equestrian) . As if kaya naman. I have read about the long hours of practice but that didn’t discouraged me to dream. Dream lang naman eh πŸ˜€

    Thanks for the visit, Chateau. You can use the WQ as filler posts or even for the, you know… πŸ™‚

  17. Hi, Miss Julie. This is interesting. I’m always a big fan of the Olympics and the particular sport that I’d like to compete in if I were an Olympian. Here’s my post -> http://faerydancing.blogspot.com/2008/08/if-i-were-olympian.html

    Have a great day!

  18. Hi T.Julie! Here’s my take on this week’s question…

    Have a great week! πŸ™‚

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  20. Ay, pareho tayo, Julie! I ahve not written my entry yet, but I was thinking of gymnastics too. It was my childhood dream, hehe.

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