These pictures represent what Maggie experienced during her
trip to Beijing. Most of these pictures are those that Maggie, Cathy, and Mary
took on their three days of sightseeing ... when the skies were blue and clear.
Hi Maggie ... I just want you to know that
I love you very much and hope that your special week at school is EXCELLENT.
You are just the greatest daughter, and your mom and I are so very happy to
have you around. You are fun, smart, and we hope the Sun will always shine on
you. Have a great time showing your classmates your wonderful year of 2008!
Here is how the Beijing, China trip began.
Maggie writing in her jorunal for school on the flight to Beijing.
Maggie and Mary arrive in front of the Bird's Nest
With the bouquet presented to Anna Eames after her bronze medal
swim in the 100 free.
Cheering for Justin Zook as he set a New World Record in the
morning, and with Justin in the evening after he won the Gold Medal in the 100
Maggie and Mary with Jessica Long and her sister, Hannah. Jessica
Long won the USA Sullivan Award in 2007 for her 18 world records that year.
This award is given to the best female athlete in any sport, professional or
Maggie and Mary with Deb Gruen and Erin Popovich. Deb won bronze
in the 100 breast stroke, and Po won 5 more medals (3 golds) to compliment her
total of 7 gold medals from Athens.
When the Maggie was not in The Cube, watching great swimming,
she was touring the sights of Beijing and the surrounding area.
Temple of Heaven
Walk of the Emperors
The Great Wall
Maggie wants everyone to know that she is featured in the brochure
and the webpage of the KaBeeLo Lodge, where
she fishes in the summer with her dad.
You can return to any of these pages:
Maggie ... if you want to show your classmates a little bit of
your trip to Washington, DC ... I have put a few more pictures below for you.