Archive for the ‘Sports/PanAm Pre-event/News’ Category

Canada’s Krista Duchene 3rd in Rotterdam Marathon

Sunday, April 12th, 2015
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Krista Duchene raced to third place in the Rotterdam Marathon on Sunday, almost a year to the day since she broke her leg. Fellow Canadian Reid Coolsaet placed seventh in the men's race.

Rosie MacLennan leads Canada’s trampoline team into Pan Am Games

Thursday, April 9th, 2015
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Canada's Pan Am trampoline team was announced today, with Rosie MacLennan and Keegan Soehn hoping to win back-to-back golds in Pan Am competition.

Canada’s Onyshko wins 1st gold at World Cup gymnastics

Saturday, April 4th, 2015
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Isabela Onyshko of Minnedosa, Man., won her first World Cup gold medal Saturday at a gymnastics meet in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Ryan Cochrane wins 400m freestyle, secures Pan Am berth

Friday, April 3rd, 2015
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Ryan Cochrane secured a berth for the world championships and Pan Am Games on Friday with a win in the men's 400-metre freestyle at the Canadian swimming trials

Emily Overholt wins gold in 200m freestyle at Team Canada trials

Wednesday, April 1st, 2015
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Emily Overholt added to her impressive swim season by winning gold in the women's 200-metre freestyle Wednesday at the 2015 Team Canada Trials.

Canada’s Yorke falls short of podium at triathlon World Cup

Sunday, March 22nd, 2015
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Canada's Andrew Yorke had the best finish of his career at the triathlon World Cup in New Zealand on Sunday, finishing the gruelling race in fourth-place.

Benfeito, Riendeau combine for mixed synchro diving medal

Saturday, March 21st, 2015
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Montreal's Meaghan Benfeito and Vincent Riendeau of Pointe-Claire, Que., finished second in the 10-metre mixed synchro event on the second stop on the FINA World Series diving circuit.

Benfeito & Filion, Abel & Ware reach diving podium

Thursday, March 19th, 2015
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Canada's Meaghan Benfeito and Roseline Filion, along with Jennifer Abel and Pamela Ware, earned two sets of silver medals during the second stop on the FINA World Series diving circuit Thursday in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Canada’s Wiggins to decide on Pan Ams after NBA season

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
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Canadian basketball star Andrew Wiggins said he’ll make the decision whether to play at this summer’s Pan Am Games in Toronto after he concludes his first NBA season.

TO2015 names torch bearers for Pan Am relay

Monday, March 16th, 2015
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Double Olympic medallist Simon Whitfield will make a special announcement about the Pan Am torch relay on Monday morning in Toronto. Watch the live stream of the event at 10:30 am ET.