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An Australian first ?

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No, not a gondola in one of our resorts, a $50 lift pass or an all-male group of 21 year-olds behaving respectfully for an entire week in Niseko … 67 more words


On the day of Washington Capitals' Game 7, Nicklas Backstrom takes flak from former drug czar over failed Olympic drug test

Dick Pound, the Canadian who has served on the International Olympic Committee and was the the first president of the World Anti-Doping Agency, continues to have a bee in his britches over the National Hockey League. 629 more words


An Interview with Annabel Blake

Annabel was on the road to the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Games as a skier with Australia.  Since she could walk, Annabel remembers being on skis.   97 more words


KHL team in Sochi, key part of city's Olympic legacy, has not paid its players in more than two months

MOSCOW — The Kontinental Hockey League team in Sochi, a major part of the Russian city’s legacy from last year’s Winter Olympics, has not paid its players in more than two months. 438 more words


Coaching: The inside track with Gilmore Junio

From Canadian Olympic Foundation

To celebrate the one-year anniversary of Canada’s success at the Sochi Games, the Help Build an Olympian campaign has partnered with six Sochi Olympians. 660 more words


500 Days Until the Rio 2016 Olympic Cauldron Lighting Ceremony

Today marks the 500-day mark until the 2016 Summer Olympic Games begin in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 5. Local organizers joined in the celebration by releasing the… 1,427 more words


Dominique Maltais' world-class steadiness makes her a snowboard cross great

She’s a lifelong rider, who didn’t quit at snowboarding until it became an obsession, and years later was the sport to pause a career in firefighting. 521 more words

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