Sunday, August 14, 2016

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[photo of Cleopatra Borel from google dot com]

her tears of joy -
yes Cleo
it rained here too

Β© gillena cox 2016

Our girl made the finals, in the shot put. finishing seventh out of 12 finalists with a best heave of 18.37 metres during the final of the Women’s Shot Put event at the XXXI Olympic Games on Friday night at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Well Done Cleo!!!

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She says this means everything to her; Yeah Cleo!!! WATCH and ENJOY



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32 Comments:

Blogger Jae Rose said...

Yay - a cause for celebration..and i love that the rain was with you and her :)

7:41 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Jae

much love...

7:44 AM  
Blogger Diane Mayr said...

You have reason to be proud! The Olympic games are the pinnacle of sports achievement with the whole world watching!

8:40 AM  
Blogger Sanaa Rizvi said...

YAY :D such a huge achievement and yes every reason to feel joyous and proud! Happy Sunday Gillena :D


Lots of love,
Sanaa

8:42 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Indeed Diane, thanks for dropping in

much love...

8:43 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Sanaa

much love...

8:44 AM  
Blogger Anusha Das said...

Tears of happiness,really a proud moment

8:58 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Anusha

much love...

9:12 AM  
Blogger Magical Mystical Teacher said...

It's always good to see tears of JOY!

12:12 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Indeed

πŸ’πŸ’πŸ’

Much love...

12:29 PM  
Blogger brudberg said...

Oh what a great achievement... must say i have not followed Olympics...

12:31 PM  
Blogger Truedessa said...

Showers of joy, it takes hard word to compete in the games. Just to be there is an honor.

1:20 PM  
Blogger Sherry Blue Sky said...

Yay! In Canada, we are so proud of our 16 year old swimmer who got gold.

1:21 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Happy you dropped in Bjorn

Much love...

1:29 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Hard work indeed Trudessa

Much love...

1:30 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Congratulations Sherry

Much love...

1:31 PM  
Blogger Mary said...

You have every reason to be proud. Quite an achievement indeed.

2:34 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Mary

Much love...

2:56 PM  
Blogger Susan said...

lovely! I hope you send it to her! Or put it on the front page of the local newspaper.

5:56 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

There is so much of social media around these days people keep abreast with news. No need to

Thanks for dropping in Susan

Much love...

7:47 PM  
Blogger ayala said...

Great achievement, yay!

8:10 PM  
Blogger Old Egg said...

Representing ones country and getting to the finals is a great achievement and seeing that interview shows what pride and joy it was not only for Cleopatra but for the whole nation.

8:28 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Ayala

Much love...

9:13 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Indeed Robin. Glad you dropped in

Much love...

9:14 PM  
Blogger kaykuala said...

Being there competing is already a big achievement.

Hank

12:51 AM  
Blogger Rosemary Nissen-Wade said...

Certainly something to smile about – and cry! :)

3:59 AM  
Blogger J Cosmo Newbery said...

Everyone who tries deserves celebration.

4:21 AM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Surely Hank. Happy you dropped by

Much love...

5:22 AM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Certainly: thanks for dropping in Rosemary

Much love...

5:23 AM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Indeed JC. Thanks for dropping by

Much love...

5:23 AM  
Blogger Julian said...

the rain was with you both, nicely put.

3:35 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Julian

Much love...

3:48 PM  

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