Pyeongchang Olympics

Canada wins gold in men’s ski cross

Canada wins gold in men’s ski cross

Leman earns redemption with ski cross gold; Homan out early

Canada wins gold in men’s ski cross
Canadians capture bronze in women’s bobsled event

Canadians capture bronze in women’s bobsled event

Canadians Humphries, George take bronze in women’s bobsled event at Olympics

Canadians capture bronze in women’s bobsled event
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Moose creates uber Canadian Olympic moment

A Calgary man shares a truly Canadian moment on Twitter of a Moose enjoying the Olympics

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Canada Fans celebrate in Gangneung, South Korea. (Vincent Ethier/COC)

OLYMPIC ROUNDUP: Canada rounds out Day 11 earning gold in 2 more events

Comox Valley’s Cassie Sharpe and fan-favourites Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir all earned golds

Canada Fans celebrate in Gangneung, South Korea. (Vincent Ethier/COC)
Virtue and Moir end ice dance careers with Olympic gold

Virtue and Moir end ice dance careers with Olympic gold

Virtue and Moir’s gold medal win at the Olympics makes them the world’s most decorated figure skaters

Virtue and Moir end ice dance careers with Olympic gold
Team Canada’s Justin Kripps and Alex Kopacz celebrate their gold medal in the men’s two-man bobsleigh event at PyeongChang 2018 (David Jackson/COC)

OLYMPIC ROUNDUP: B.C. takes home gold in two-man bobsleigh

Women’s hockey team beats Russia 5-0, Comox skier takes home best qualifying score

Team Canada’s Justin Kripps and Alex Kopacz celebrate their gold medal in the men’s two-man bobsleigh event at PyeongChang 2018 (David Jackson/COC)
New doping charge could hurt Russia’s chance at reinstatement

New doping charge could hurt Russia’s chance at reinstatement

Russia could lose its chance to be reinstated before the end of the Winter Olympics because of a doping charge against curling bronze medallist Alexander Krushelnitsky.

New doping charge could hurt Russia’s chance at reinstatement
Canada wins gold in bobsleigh

Canada wins gold in bobsleigh

Justin Kripps and Alexander Kopacz tied for first in two-man event at 2018 Winter Olympics

Canada wins gold in bobsleigh
Virtue and Moir break their own world record

Virtue and Moir break their own world record

Virtue and Moir break short dance record to sit first in ice dance at Olympics

Virtue and Moir break their own world record
Alex Beaulieu-Marchand. (COC)

OLYMPIC ROUNDUP: Canada’s first ever men’s ski slopestyle medal

Men’s hockey team beats South Korea and women’s curling reverses losing streak

Alex Beaulieu-Marchand. (COC)
Canada’s Beaulieu-Marchand wins bronze in Olympic slopestyle

Canada’s Beaulieu-Marchand wins bronze in Olympic slopestyle

The skier from Quebec City scored 92.40 on his second run

Canada’s Beaulieu-Marchand wins bronze in Olympic slopestyle
Russian athlete suspected of doping at PyeongChang Olympics

Russian athlete suspected of doping at PyeongChang Olympics

The case could be an obstacle to Russia’s efforts to have the Russian team formally reinstated

Russian athlete suspected of doping at PyeongChang Olympics
Olympic rookie Samuel Girard wins gold for Canada in the men’s 1000m short track speed skate on Day 8 of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics. (Team Canada)

OLYMPIC ROUNDUP: Two more medals for Canada, and men’s hockey loss

Team Canada shines on the speed skating track, but fall short against the Czechs in hockey

Olympic rookie Samuel Girard wins gold for Canada in the men’s 1000m short track speed skate on Day 8 of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics. (Team Canada)
Czech Republic goaltender Pavel Francouz (33) stops Canada defenceman Mat Robinson (37) on a breakaway during overtime men’s hockey action at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Gangneung, South Korea on Saturday, February 17, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Canada falls 3-2 in shootout to Czech Republic

Men’s hockey team loses; figure skater Patrick Chan ends Olympic career with ninth-place finish

Czech Republic goaltender Pavel Francouz (33) stops Canada defenceman Mat Robinson (37) on a breakaway during overtime men’s hockey action at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Gangneung, South Korea on Saturday, February 17, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
AP Photo/J. David Ake                                In this Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 photo, United States figure skaters Vincent Zhou, left, and Adam Rippon answer questions during a press conference at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Food is a big deal for Olympians. The U.S. team has its own chefs and dietitians, as well as two nutrition centres at the Winter Olympics. Zhou said he needs a lot of carbs, ‘before, between and after sessions’ to fend off fatigue. While Rippon said sheer abundance can be a danger for athletes.

From comfort to high-tech: Food a serious quest at Olympics

Nearly 3,000 athletes require special attention

  • Feb 16, 2018
AP Photo/J. David Ake                                In this Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 photo, United States figure skaters Vincent Zhou, left, and Adam Rippon answer questions during a press conference at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Food is a big deal for Olympians. The U.S. team has its own chefs and dietitians, as well as two nutrition centres at the Winter Olympics. Zhou said he needs a lot of carbs, ‘before, between and after sessions’ to fend off fatigue. While Rippon said sheer abundance can be a danger for athletes.
Olympic dreams come true for South Okanagan coach

Olympic dreams come true for South Okanagan coach

Penticton coach watches as his skier brings home the gold

Olympic dreams come true for South Okanagan coach
Broderick Thompson of Whistler competes for Canada in the Men’s Super-G at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre during the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games on Friday. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/COC)

OLYMPIC ROUNDUP: B.C. athletes finish strong on the slopes in South Korea

Two B.C. skiers competed in the Alpine Skiing Super G, while Kelowna snowboarder finishes ninth

Broderick Thompson of Whistler competes for Canada in the Men’s Super-G at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre during the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games on Friday. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/COC)
Left to right: Cheryl Bernard, Lisa Weagle, Rachel Homan, Joanne Courtney and Emma Miskew (via @CurlingCanada/Twitter)

OLYMPIC ROUNDUP: Canada picks up a medal of every colour at the PyeongChang Olympics

Wins came in luge, figure skating, speedskating and hockey

  • Feb 15, 2018
Left to right: Cheryl Bernard, Lisa Weagle, Rachel Homan, Joanne Courtney and Emma Miskew (via @CurlingCanada/Twitter)
(Canadian Olympic Committee)

Concussion sidelines B.C. snowboarder from Olympics

Meryeta O’Dine will not compete in PyeongChang

(Canadian Olympic Committee)
(COC)

Canada captures silver in luge team relay

Sam Edney, Alex Gough and Justin Snith and Tristan Walker took home another medal for Canada

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