Mark Connolly's tales from the Olympics

Mark Connolly, CBC Edmonton host and Olympic broadcaster, is in Sochi for his 8th time covering the Olympic Games. Listen to him talk about the surprises, the highs and the unique challenges that come with covering the event.
CBC host Mark Connolly shares his experiences covering 7 previous Olympic Games, and what he is looking forward to in Sochi. 3:37

CBC Edmonton host and Olympic broadcaster Mark Connolly is in Sochi, where he is covering the Olympic Games for the 8th time.

Before he left, he spoke with Our Edmonton about his experiences with the Games. Listen to him talk about what it is like to broadcast from the Olympics.

You can also catch the piece -- and memories from other Edmonton CBCers -- on Our Edmonton at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 9th.

We want to hear from you!

We've shared some of our Olympic memories: now let's hear yours. Share your stories of the games with us, and we'll share them online and on a future episode of Our Edmonton.

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