Surely our collective blog-posting will include more and more interesting photos of the 2019 FV Olympics than the few I offer here, but I couldn’t help myself. Such a wild and enthusiastic day. If you are far away from this paradisal valley of happily collaborative folks, I trust you will get a little bit of the feel of the day from these.

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Today is the last day of the two day all camp specialty, The Olympix! The Olympix is always the highlight of Session 2 and today the event will reach its peak when we celebrate all the countries and cultures represented in our closing ceremony tonight. This morning the teams all met on Filreis field to frame the day and they donned their freshly designed t shirts and shortly afterwards headed to the first activity of the day. There has been a break in the weather and it has cooled down significantly and we even had some rain showers which didn’t dampen anyone’s spirits. Be prepared for lots of Olympix photo’s […]

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Yes, the annual second-session all-camp rite—our Olympics—has begun. From where I post this, I can hear the final cheering of the Opening Ceremonies. Here are some photos taken during the afternoon of day 1. Tomorrow, of course, will be the main day of activities, followed by the Olympic Pageant. Anyone looking at this blog entry who has participating in FV’s summer Olympics will recognize every aspect of these photos. They could have been taken any year! The spirit goes on.  

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