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Winter Olympics – History of Posters

March 8, 2010

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While researching bits of Olympic history, I found these posters used for the past Winter Olympics. Which one is your favourite? Advertisements

To Own the Podium (OTP) Results for Canada

March 1, 2010

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This is a great article published in the Vancouver Sun on March 1st, 2010. Rating each event with a report card grade it compares the OTP funding amount with the awards won for each sport. It’s very interesting to see that Alpine Skiing, for example, has an amount of $3,474,503 and somehow didn’t produce a […]

Canada’s Golden Triumph

March 1, 2010

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Vancouver’s Olympic games have been amazing. I’m so proud to be Canadian, and the entire country is charged with a current that has everyone talking. I hope we continue to pour money into our athletes; not to profit commercially, but to have more opportunities to show how much we love this great country. Canada, we […]

Hamelin for GOLD = INTENSE

February 27, 2010

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We’ve been watching a lot of Olympics… every day. To see Charles Hamelin finally win gold is freakin awesome. The snake like symbol they gesture at the end of the video is in reference to a secret tactic known as ‘The Cobra’ in which one of the skaters conserves energy during the relay (achieved by […]

CANADA now LEADS with the most GOLD MEDALS!!

February 27, 2010

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The USA might have the most medals over all, but really, CANADA is kicking it with 10 GOLDS strong! Click HERE to see the leader board.