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A Canadian Abroad - Part One

Working through the squad

Walking into a team is tough, but it’s tougher when you know these players like brothers. I’ve been around the club long enough to get to know the players incredibly well, telling them that they won’t be in my plans may be the hardest thing I’ll ever have to do as a Head Coach. 1,008 more words


A Canadian Abroad - An Introduction

Me? I’m Shang.

I spent most of my career at IFK Mariehamn, I left Canada aged 17 thinking I’d only spend a couple of seasons on this tiny island. 1,425 more words


Sixth Grade Study Camp in Mariehamn

English Class sixth graders left Pori at 5:30 am on a snowy Monday morning in May (photo in upper left corner) to go to Mariehamn in the Åland Islands. 695 more words

Education In Pori, Finland

Exploring the Åland islands

Over the Easter holidays my boyfriend’s family came to visit us to Sweden. We always try to explore new places instead of taking our visitors to places we already know (with exceptions). 595 more words

Exploring Sweden

Emilie awarded the best girl swimmer in 2016 within the Swedish Finnish Sports Association

The Swedish Finnish Sports Association’s Championships in swimming 2017 (short course) took place in Mariebad this week-end (February 4th-5th). Emilie took part in four individual events and five relays, and she won three individual gold medals (100m fly, 100m backstroke, 200m medley) and one silver medal (100m freestyle). 60 more words