Citius, Altius, Fortius

Who else is as inspired as I am each and every Olympics year? I've been sucked into the games entirely (embarrassed by the amount of couch time I've logged recently) and blame the commercials on the AMAZING training weekend I just had, not to mention the urge to book tickets right now  to Colorado to go hit the powder. Of course, the superb training hours were also helped by the 75-degrees and sunny weather here in Austin... gotta love Texas in February. If you're looking for some motivation to ramp up your early season training, no matter how irrelevant the sponsor is to the Olympics, some of my favorite commercials:

Missteps:

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mpWOi34tD30]

It Adds Up:

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsnFqE3LMAo]

Thank You, Mom

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=57e4t-fhXDs]

Another P&G Winner

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hyiLPj94BBQ]

Greatness (2012 Throwback)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=_hEzW1WRFTg]

And the WOOORST

because the fact that they are equating biting a gold medal with biting into a chicken nugget is ABSURD.

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1pABr4eA7wA]

I'll be updating as I come across more favorites :) ... or worst offenders. The Subway fritos ad comes to mind.