The breakfast buffet on the ship is delicious
Team Canada setting out on a course familiarization ride. We were all a lot wetter when we got back.
I'm not a regular coffee drinker, but I love a good espresso or cortado. Turns out the machine in my hotel room makes the best espresso ever. They even have a little single servings of organic milk.
The stir stick stayed up by itself in the crema. So good.
Race kit pick up was predictably busy this afternoon. Especially since all the athletes were looking to get out of the rain.
At the Team Canada meet and greet. Unfortunately, due to the nasty weather, the parade of nations was canceled. — with Hilary Iwanowski at Westelijk Handelsterrein Rotterdam.
Hilary signing a teammate's flag
Best accessory award goes to… The moose stuffy
It's Colette's wedding anniversary today. Good thing her husband is also a triathlete!! — with Colette Hopkins.
Yay, team OTC! — with Bryan Lemire, Jenn Bushelland Rachel Heft.
Yes, I bought a toque at the world triathlon shop. And came to realize that if I say the word toque to anyone who's not Canadian, they have no idea what I'm talking about.
The beautiful former church of Laurenskerk, at the opening ceremonies — in Grote of Sint-Laurenskerk.
In this shot, I can spot athletes from Great Britain, New Zealand, Belgium, Netherlands, and Norway
Having some fun with athletes from the Mexican team
Brazilian athlete getting into the spirit of things
Fellow athlete, from Japan
Who cares that it's pouring rain outside… This is awesome
Had to get a shot with someone from team Ireland! This is one of their team managers.
Team Canada (you probably figured that out)