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Olympic champ and RBC Olympian Price embarks on new career

“For years we’re told, in a very structured way, what to do. When that ends, now what?”

That question posed by double Olympic medallist Brian Price… 813 more words

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Sinclair penalty sinks China in World Cup opener

A stoppage time goal by Christine Sinclair gave Canada a 1-0 win over China at the FIFA Women’s World Cup opener on Saturday in Edmonton. 662 more words

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Herdman: Fearless young players enrich Canada's World Cup squad

Feature photo: 17-year old Jessie Fleming introduced as member of the World Cup squad.

“Variety is the spice of life, eh?”

That’s what a smiling John Herdman said when asked about the mix of experienced and young players he’ll be taking to the FIFA Women’s World Cup when it kicks off in Canada on Saturday at 6 p.m. 1,051 more words

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Theisen-Eaton wins Hypo-Meeting heptathlon for a second time

Brianne Theisen-Eaton won the heptathlon competition at the annual Hypo-Meeting in Gotzis, Austria for the second time in three years.

The prestigious meet hosts the world’s best multi-event competitors every spring, where this year Theisen-Eaton was the class of the heptathlon field, taking the overall points lead on the second event (high jump) on Saturday and never looking back. 258 more words

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Schmidt strikes as Canada beats England in World Cup warm-up

Canada enjoyed an ideal warm-up eight days ahead of the FIFA Women’s World Cup, winning 1-0 over England in a friendly at Hamilton.

A goal from London 2012 Olympian… 267 more words

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Synchronized Swimming team named for Pan Am Games

Feature Photo: Karine Thomas (left) and Jacqueline Simoneau competing at the 2015 Synchronized Swimming World Cup (Synchro Canada).

On Thursday, nine athletes were nominated to represent Canada in synchronized swimming at Toronto 2015 Pan American Games. 228 more words

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RED FLAG TO FIFA, YELLOW FLAG TO JFF

So FIFA was issued a Red Flag on corruption charges that seems to have its roots from the CONCACAF region of the Federation of which Jamaica is a part. 502 more words

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