Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics’ Category

Canada gets win in Zambrano’s 1st game in charge of men’s soccer program

Saturday, March 25th, 2017
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Caniggia Elva scored as Canada edged Uzbekistan 1-0 in an under-23 game Saturday in Octavio Zambrano's first game in charge of Canada Soccer's men's national team program.

Canadian snowboarder Spencer O’Brien lands slopestyle silver

Saturday, March 25th, 2017
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Canada's Spencer O'Brien claimed a silver medal at the final World Cup snowboard slopestyle event of the season in Spindleruv, Czech Republic, on Saturday.

Road to the Olympic Games: Figure skating & snowboard cross

Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly show spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. Saturday's program includes coverage from the world junior figure skating championships and World Cup snowboard cross.

Canada’s athletes getting a raise in federal funding

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Canada's athletes will see a raise in their monthly cheque after Wednesday's federal budget.

Off Guard: Money

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
Off Guard Podcast with Perdita Felicien

Two-time Olympian Perdita Felicien leads CBC Sports' latest podcast: Off Guard. Every week, one unconventional theme is considered three different ways. The seventh episode is available now.

Road to Pyeongchang: U.S. widens World Cup lead over No. 3 Canada

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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The 2018 Olympics are fast approaching and winter athletes from around the globe are competing in the all-important World Cup circuit. Mike Riddle won Canada's lone medal, a silver, so the Canadians remain third behind the United States after 577 events.

Olympic sports roundup: Alex Harvey, hometown hero

Monday, March 20th, 2017
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It was a jam-packed weekend of high-performance sport around the world, including Alex Harvey claiming World Cup cross-country gold and silver in Quebec City.

Road to the Olympic Games: Bobsleigh, skeleton, alpine & freestyle skiing

Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly show spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. Saturday's program includes coverage from the alpine skiing World Cup finals, bobsleigh and skeleton World Cup, plus freestyle and snowboarding world championships.

Road to Pyeongchang: Canada remains 3rd on World Cup circuit

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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The 2018 Olympics are fast approaching and winter athletes from around the globe are competing in the all-important World Cup circuit. Canada won three medals, including one gold and two silver to remain in third spot behind the United States after 555 events.

Off Guard: Fear

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
Off Guard Podcast with Perdita Felicien

Two-time Olympian Perdita Felicien leads CBC Sports' latest podcast: Off Guard. Every week, one unconventional theme is considered three different ways. The seventh episode is available now.