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Here's How Canadian Athletes Experienced The Opening Ceremony

Those onesies!

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First you have to get there and get settled.

And figure out the basics.

It’s 3:30am and I can’t figure out how the light switch works but I am in the Olympic village!!

Then it's time to grab some squad pics.

Gotta get those rings in there.

Coupl’a half tubers getting that rings shot #olympians #PyeongChang2018

Then it's time to suit up.

Bundled up and ready to go, #TeamCanada is set for #OpeningCeremony.👌😁

And marvel at how good you look before heading to the stadium.

Looking good in red if I do say so myself! #openingceremonies #pyeongchang2018 #teamcanada🇨🇦

Some people are already killing it.

Qualified in 1st place this morning😇 And walked to opening ceremony with @TeamCanada 🇨🇦 What a good day🙏🏼

That's a lot of Canadians!

Here’s the view from where we are. Hope you’re watching! #PyeongChang2018 #Olympics #OpeningCeremonies #BeOlympic…

Then comes the big moment when Team Canada walks out together.

Instagram: @homan89

Don't forget to enjoy the moment!

Not everyone can make it to the Parade of Nations, but those onesies sure look cozy.

4th Olympics AND a 4th time watching the opening ceremonies in a bean bag chair!! But this year we’ve got onesies!…

And of course, you have to get your team pics.

Instagram: @heathermoyse

And your new Facebook profile pic.

Instagram: @rjohnst6

"I'm a Canadian angel."

I’m a Canadian angel! #olympics #openingceremony #pyeongchangOlympics2018

Soak it all in.

Opening ceremonies was a night we'll never forget!!!! What an unbelievable experience! #PyeongChang2018 #BeOlympic…

End the long night by leaning on your teammates for support.

This is what team mates are for! Leaning on while waiting for buses! Opening ceremonies was LIT (seriously the fire…

And then get ready to kick some ass!

Hello #TeamCanada With 225 athletes representing the red and white, 🇨🇦 is ready to make its mark on…


Ishmael N. Daro is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Toronto. PGP fingerprint: 5A1D 9099 3497 DA4B

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