18 Struggles All Canadians Understand About “Sprinter”

Canadian weather gods: keeping you on your toes since 1867.

1. On acclimatizing:

2. On mixed emotions:

3. On being caught off-guard:

4. On needing to see a therapist:

5. On questions we need answered:

6. On soaking up the sun:

Only in #Canada do you have to shovel snow off the deck so you have room to put a chair in the sun to tan. #canadianspring

— Erin Tarantino (@erincandy)

7. On appreciating the little things:

After sitting through an outdoor soccer match I’m thankful for car seat heaters. #CanadianSpring

— Katja Wulfers (@jackstrawlane)

8. On (barely) containing your anger towards the Canadian weather gods:

Today is one of those days you want to just stand outside with a flamethrower pointed at the sky... #StahpFreezingRain #CanadianSpring

— Macattack (@Macattackprod)

9. On snow bunnies:

I'm dreaming of a white Easter. Oh wait this isn't a dream. #CanadianSpring #Delayed #Again

— Larry Boshart (@LarryBuzzard)

10. On delightful sprinter mornings:

I scraped my windshield to the sound of the birds chirping. #Canadianspring

— Kelsey (@Kpeasee)

11. On constant disappointment:

Buy a new barbecue. Snow. Get the bike out of storage and ready to ride. More snow. #canadianspring

— Georgia Magkick (@GMagkick)

12. On language lessons:

For anyone who isn't Canadian: Today is known as "Heck yes, We Survived Another Winter Day". You may know it as "Spring" #CanadianSpring ☀️

— Shay Mahoney (@Mahomeslice)

13. On a normal sprinter day:

Shovelled the driveway this morning and opened the windows this afternoon. #canadianspring

— maria johrendt (@mjohrendt)

14. On “a room with a view”:

#canadianspring ⛄️❄️

— T (@tammylynneeliza)

15. On sprinter sadness syndrom:

Feels! #CanadianSpring

— Ana Lamotchkina (@a_lamot)

16. On harsh realities:

I'm laying out in the yard!!! Not tanning, slipped on some ice. #CanadianSpring #fb

— Anna Gustafson (@annakgustafson)

17. On wishful thinking:

Here's a curb appeal idea for the #hamont spring market!! #realestate #springmarket #canadianspring #snow #flowers

— SusanValerio REALTOR (@SusanValerio)

18. And finally, on celebrations:

Blasting some dance tunes today because it's finally -4C, and it's spring in Canadian standard. #spring #Canadianspring #warmweather #beats

— Suharu Ogawa (@SuharuOgawa)

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