Posts Tagged: olympic

Canadian Olympic champion Mikael Kingsbury wins two silvers at World Cup

Canadian Olympic champion Mikael Kingsbury completed his first World Cup event since the Pyeongchang Winter Games by adding his second silver medal. The 25-year-old from Deux-Montagnes, Que., finished second...

Bobsleigh team misses Olympic medal finish

It was a strong effort, but Justin Kripps and his teammates lost out on an Olympic medal by less than one-third of a second at the 2018 Winter Olympics...

BC Games open with Olympic touch

It could possibly be their first step toward an Olympic dream for the 1,200 athletes at the B.C. Winter Games this weekend in Kamloops. During the next three days,...

Virtue and Moir end ice dance careers with Olympic gold

Canadian ice dance stars Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are ending their Olympic careers on top. In what was likely their final competitive performance, Virtue and Moir captured a...

Vancouver Island's Teal Harle finishes fifth in Olympic Men's Slopestyle skiing

Vancouver Island's Teal Harle put two missed runs behind him in the Men's Slopestyle Skiing final in the Winter Olympics and nailed his third and final run to finish...

BCHL alumni named to Canadian men's Olympic hockey roster

Three BCHL alumni were named to the Canadian men's hockey team for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Winter Games. Andrew Ebbett (Vernon, B.C./SC Bern, NLA), being the most notable as...

Updated: IOC suspends Russian Olympic committee

Russian athletes will be allowed to compete at the upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics as neutrals despite orchestrated doping at the 2014 Sochi … Google Alert – tofino

Tofino surfer, 14, awarded cash boost to chase her Olympic dream

For the first time, a Canadian surfer has received major funding under a prestigious program to get athletes on the podium at the Olympic Games … Google Alert – tofino

Spotlight of Olympic Games blinds MPs to questions on sexual harassment

OTTAWA — The spotlight on preparations for the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio blinded members of Parliament this week to another issue in … Google Alert – tofino

Cold water fuels surfers' Olympic dreams

Mathea is pictured on North Chesterman Beach in Tofino, BC. … and Mathea Olin scope out the weather and the waves off of Cox Bay Beach in Tofino. Google...