We are all ecstatic about our Olympic and Paralympic athletes who are representing Canada, but we should also remember the folks behind the scenes. Or in this case, the ones on the scene - the much-loved, often-heckled Refs.
Paul Boese, from Haley Station, and Scott MacDonald, from Ottawa, will be attending the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Games in a refereeing capacity. What an opportunity to experience the Games from ice-level!!!
Your Ottawa Region.com, the website for the Metroland Media Group, has an interesting article about Paul this week that's worth a read: