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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

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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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Road to Recovery: Spence on Sport Medicine

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. 983 more words

One Year!!

My blog is a year old!!! How the heck did this happen?! Thank you so much to everyone who has been with me since the start and thank you to everyone who is just beginning this crazy experience with me!! 67 more words

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Former NHL centre Igor Larionov, The Professor, says league nowadays stifles players' creativity — and he's right

The Professor has it right, of course. As usual.

Igor Larionov’s passionate post at The Players’ Tribune — occasionally, as advertised, the direct line for sports figures who want to speak their unfiltered thoughts — on Monday compares his indoctrination by the Soviet Red Army hockey team in the 1980s to that of the jazz drummer in the movie… 999 more words


Curlers Jennifer Jones and Jill Officer kayak with ancient icebergs

In June 2014, Olympic champions Jennifer Jones and Jill Officer travelled to Newfoundland to fulfill a lifelong dream.

They kayaked to 10,000 year old icebergs, in Trinity Bay, where hundreds of icebergs from Greenland pass by each summer. 18 more words

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