Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Short Track’ Category

Olympic short-track speed skater Valerie Maltais makes move to long track

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

The three-time Olympian from Saguenay, Que., won a relay silver medal at the 2014 Olympic Games in short track.

Road to the Olympic Games: Short track world championships

Friday, March 16th, 2018

Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch action from the short track world championships in Montreal.

Watch the short track world championships in Montreal

Friday, March 16th, 2018
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Watch as Canada's best short track athletes compete against the best the world has to offer at the world championships in Montreal.

Charles Hamelin waiting 1 more year to pass on Canada’s short-track torch

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

The world short-track speed skating championships will be the last hurrah for the old guard of the Canadian team, with one exception — 33-year-old Charles Hamelin.

Canada’s Olympic short-track rookies Boutin, Girard ready to reign

Sunday, February 25th, 2018

Kim Boutin and Samuel Girard showed all is well for Canada's short-track future as veteran power couple Charles Hamelin and Marianne St-Gelais approach the end of their storied careers.

CBC Sports presents Charles Hamelin: Legacy

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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On Tuesday at 6 p.m. ET, watch CBC Sports' special presentation of The Olympic Journey — Charles Hamelin: Legacy.

Charles Hamelin is still chasing the perfect race

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

In his sport, Charles Hamelin is surrounded by chaos. That's why the longtime short track star remains so devoted to honing his craft as he looks to make Canadian Olympic history in Pyeongchang.

Russia says 6-time short track gold medallist banned from Olympics

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Short track speed skater Viktor Ahn, a six-time Olympic gold medallist, is among several top Russian athletes barred from the upcoming Olympics in Pyeongchang amid the country's ongoing doping scandal, the Russian Olympic Committee said Tuesday.

Kim Boutin wraps up 1000m title at short track World Cup

Sunday, November 19th, 2017
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Kim Boutin became the second Canadian to finish the World Cup short track series as an overall winner on Sunday in Seoul, following a contentious final corner of the ladies 1000-metre final.

Charles Hamelin golden at short track World Cup

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Charles Hamelin couldn't be caught in the men's 1500-metre at the short track speed skating World Cup event in Seoul, South Korea on Saturday.