Flat Stanley at the 2006 Olympics

(Special thanks to Bernard Weil and Randy Starkman)

Canada’s five-medal winner Cindy Klassen poses with “Sydney”, a scarf Star photographer Bernard Weil asked her to wear at medal ceremonies, and “Flat Stanley” a cut out doll given to her by Star reporter Randy Starkman.



Gold-medal winning cross country skier Chandra Crawford   and her proud parents on the bus


Marnie McBean and Canadian Olympic Development Association p.r. director Chris Dornan


Clara Hughes putting gold around Stanley's neck and some Dutch fans


Oh oh- run over by the Zamboni!                                    Hiding in the flowers in Turin

From Uncle Nippy

Here are some more pictures of Flat Stanley at the Winter Olympics in Torino Italy.  He is exploring the Olympics with "Uncle Nippy", Nippy is a US volunteer in the Olympic village which allows Flat Stanley opportunity to meet athletes from around the world.   He has ridden a snow mobile, been on the ski slopes, had lunch at an Italian deli, and met Gliz and Neve the Olympic mascots.  (see attached)

Flat Stanley was sent to Uncle Nippy from my son Daniel. He is in Mrs. Fletcher's 1st grade class, Woodland Springs Elementary, Keller, Texas.


Uncle Nippy with Gliz and Neve