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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #100 on: November 19, 2012, 12:53:04 PM »
Good work, Chateau! I was just thinking NHL players were unlikely even though there's no apparent end to the current NHL labor dispute.

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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #101 on: November 19, 2012, 01:36:08 PM »
See if you can find this shirt:  "CRUNCH" ???   :duno:

There's a minor league hockey team (AHL) called the Syracuse Crunch. Looking into it...

ETA: Bates Battaglia played 29 games for the Syracuse Crunch in the 2009-2010 season. Is he the one wearing the Crunch shirt?
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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #103 on: November 22, 2012, 12:00:29 AM »




Previously unspotted team. I have a video of them also, am now going to start working on videos being uploaded.
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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #104 on: November 22, 2012, 07:31:13 AM »
Thank you kiwi! appreciate your eagle eye!
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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #106 on: November 22, 2012, 03:06:26 PM »
Come on!  It's the best part of the whole thing!  :lol:
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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #108 on: November 22, 2012, 03:39:45 PM »
Awesome, KIWI! Please thank the whole KIWI FAMILY!!! :hearts:
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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #110 on: November 22, 2012, 04:52:08 PM »
Kiwi,wonderful set of video clips! I don't believe I've ever seen such clear video footage of how the camera-sound crew is in motion behind a team moving this way, then thataway.

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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #111 on: November 22, 2012, 05:18:17 PM »
Great set of video clips, thanks so much Kiwi.
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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #112 on: November 22, 2012, 06:19:46 PM »
Great job kiwi.. Thax for you and your family  :luvya: :luvya: :luvya: :luvya: :luvya:

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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #113 on: November 22, 2012, 07:05:40 PM »
No problem guys, always ready for it again, and am loving the work we are all doing this season. In fact, thanks to RFF for notifying me so I could have the dream of seeing them in action.  :hearts:

Peach, please do embed if you can find the time  :<3

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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #114 on: November 22, 2012, 07:27:51 PM »

KIWIIII..!!!!  :colors :colors :colors


I wish the whole truck loads of teams like that popped out from the Melbourne Airport...  :lol: :lol:  :groan:


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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #115 on: November 22, 2012, 07:34:32 PM »
YOU'RE AWESOME, KIWI!!! :colors :colors :colors Thank you very much, Kiwi! :hearts: :hearts:

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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #116 on: November 23, 2012, 04:29:50 PM »
the numbers in shirts of brunettes could mean something?

 
Yes they do!! :hearts:
 

 
 

photocredit kiwi and Chateau
 
 
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Working Moms by day...and Roller Derby Queens by night!
 

 
 
Both are members of  the 5280 Fight Club, which is the Travel team for the Rocky Mountain RollerGirls, which is a women's flat-track roller derby league based in Denver, Colorado. The 5280 Fight Club is the all-star A squad for the Rocky Mountain Rollergirls and represents the league in national and international competitive bouts.
 
Thanks to this delightful and comprehensive article, we know that Beth is a mother of 3, works in a bank, and is "tough as nails"!
 
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She skates under the name Fiona Grapple and is #31:
 

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Mona skates under the name Triple Shot Misto and is # 7423:
 

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The two of them together look to be a powerhouse team!


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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #117 on: November 23, 2012, 04:54:21 PM »
Nice work Peach!

4. Team Red F/F (notice the names and number on their tops, obviously cast because of a specific sporting background - roller derby anyone?)

Freaky coincidence or am I just an amazing guesser..?  :lol: 

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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #118 on: November 23, 2012, 04:56:30 PM »
Nice work Peach!

4. Team Red F/F (notice the names and number on their tops, obviously cast because of a specific sporting background - roller derby anyone?)

Freaky coincidence or am I just an amazing guesser..?  :lol: 

Oh wow I missed that!  You ARE amazing!!
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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #119 on: November 23, 2012, 07:48:04 PM »
:hello2: RFF'ers,

Finally, some little Thanksgiving treats from AKL on 18 November  :hearts:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZO2UT50fwus

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dUmgaiKBcLM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=88EOwinnvxw

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0XIp5pDcDPs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a44hT_-tKSc

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XN1LjFhmNhs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9iEtkJZabI

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_hTnbL3HdPQ

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qaVzKoUMqY8

Please excuse my family, friends and people around us who were chattering, laughing and screaming indignantly 'That way, that way  :lol3:'

WOW...!!! great job. video nya Kereeeen...!!! (wonderful videos). Thank you Kiwi  :conf:   :hearts:

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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #120 on: November 23, 2012, 07:51:17 PM »
Nice work Peach!  :yess:

Oh wow, we've got two sets of athletes now,  :colors


Ok, I might be forget to say this (or else already stated somewhere in here, i'm sorry) but while I met the Son from Utah Father/Son team, I sit close by them in the waiting room, just wanted to get their insight up close, and when the Father went to the toilet, the Son was playing around with his wheelchair, now I'm not talking about playing around like what a normal kids do, instead he was doing somekind of tricks and manuever with the wheelchair..!  :o.  I was like.. WHAaattt??! And he fell to the ground after several tricks.. And the camera and sound guy laughed so hard (me too, but i was kinda holding it pfffpfpfff  :snics: )

i don't know if the above information could give a little hint, maybe he's a former BMX bicycle or Skater boy, :duno:  , but he does have kinda skater's style (he wear skater's cap)

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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #121 on: November 23, 2012, 09:28:14 PM »
Nice work Peach!  :yess:

Oh wow, we've got two sets of athletes now,  :colors


Ok, I might be forget to say this (or else already stated somewhere in here, i'm sorry) but while I met the Son from Utah Father/Son team, I sit close by them in the waiting room, just wanted to get their insight up close, and when the Father went to the toilet, the Son was playing around with his wheelchair, now I'm not talking about playing around like what a normal kids do, instead he was doing somekind of tricks and manuever with the wheelchair..!  :o.  I was like.. WHAaattt??! And he fell to the ground after several tricks.. And the camera and sound guy laughed so hard (me too, but i was kinda holding it pfffpfpfff  :snics: )

i don't know if the above information could give a little hint, maybe he's a former BMX bicycle or Skater boy, :duno:  , but he does have kinda skater's style (he wear skater's cap)



Utah was the site of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games, and all of those facilties were built for permanent use. It's also quite possible that the extreme sports skills might have come from snowboarding, as well as the possible summer extreme sports.

We've had snowboarders in recent seasons, right? so there's a lot of different ways those skills could have been developed. But I agree, that extreme sports skills may be a tanget that can be explored as far as identification.
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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #122 on: November 24, 2012, 12:08:04 AM »
Nice work Peach!  :yess:

Oh wow, we've got two sets of athletes now,  :colors


Ok, I might be forget to say this (or else already stated somewhere in here, i'm sorry) but while I met the Son from Utah Father/Son team, I sit close by them in the waiting room, just wanted to get their insight up close, and when the Father went to the toilet, the Son was playing around with his wheelchair, now I'm not talking about playing around like what a normal kids do, instead he was doing somekind of tricks and manuever with the wheelchair..!  :o.  I was like.. WHAaattt??! And he fell to the ground after several tricks.. And the camera and sound guy laughed so hard (me too, but i was kinda holding it pfffpfpfff  :snics: )

i don't know if the above information could give a little hint, maybe he's a former BMX bicycle or Skater boy, :duno:  , but he does have kinda skater's style (he wear skater's cap)

Great clue ZouLy!

The father son Team is Dave & Connor O'Leary from Salt Lake City, Utah.  Connor is a cycling champion!




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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #123 on: November 24, 2012, 12:25:19 AM »
Damnn..!!  :yess:

I know he's kinda different, and a good thing that I played TONY Hawk's Pro Skater and Pro BMX
in PlayStation a lot, so that wheelchair tricks kinda familiar to me..  :lol3:

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Re: TAR 22 Contestant Spoilers and Speculation
« Reply #124 on: November 24, 2012, 02:02:20 AM »
Connor had the same type of cancer that Lance Armstrong was diagnosed with following the 1996 Atlanta Olympics (and almost the same age).
So Connor's connection to Livestrong is entirely appropriate. And the coincidence is just eery.
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