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2 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Armstrong now an Olympic bronze medallist, will receive Beijing medal in future

It has been six years since Canadian shot putter Dylan Armstrong just missed the Olympic podium and over a year since the Belarusian who beat him for the bronze medal was banned from the sport for life.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Dylan Armstrong, Olympic Athletics, Summer Olympics, Andrei Mikhnevich, Tomasz Majewski

5 hrs ago | Madison Magazine

Hockeya s Ryan Suter Is Back

So it's no surprise that Madison native and National Hockey League superstar Ryan Suter is involved with the Madison Capitols, a new team that competes in the United States Hockey League starting this season.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympic Hockey, Olympics, Ryan Suter (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Italian skier Moelgg injured, could miss season

The Italian ski federation says the 32-year-old Moelgg had surgery after rupturing his right Achilles tendon in training.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Ted Ligety, Olympic Alpine Skiing, Winter Sports

13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Russian Grand Prix set to take place after track approved by the FIA

The Sochi Autodrom, built on the site of the Winter Olympic Games staged earlier this year, was deemed to be in an 'extremely good condition' and will host Russia's first Formula One race in October.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Formula-1 Racing, Racing

Wed Aug 20, 2014

US-based Color Ink Coasts with an Inca Onset Q40i to Create a Unique 3D Bobsled

Working with a tight deadline and a challenging assignment, Color Ink delivered its client realistic 1:1 scale models of Olympic bobsleds in time for the Olympics.


Related Topix: Winter Sports, Bobsledding, Sports, Olympics

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Congress unpopular but state's incumbents poised for reelection

Just one in five Americans approves of the job being done by Republicans in Congress, with Democrats not much higher at 32 percent, according to a nationwide McClatchy-Marist poll taken just as Washington voters cast primary ballots on Aug. 5. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler with House Republican leaders: She was only House incumbent from Washington to ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Adam Smith, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Winter Sports

Oakville teen wins medals in both Ontario Summer and Winter Games

An elite speed skater for most of her life, Erin Stewart never thought she'd have a decision to make about what sport to seriously pursue.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Ice Skating, Winter Sports

The Compass

Dylan's hockey journey

Bay Roberts' Dylan Bradbury holds up the large puck used in blind hockey. Bradbury recently returned from the Courage Canada National Youth Blind Hockey Camp in Burnaby, B.C., Aug. 7-12.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Ice Skating, Ryan Kesler (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Sports, Olympic Hockey, Olympics

Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Athens Summer Games leave mixed legacy 10 years later

In an obscure corner of a park sits a forlorn reminder that, 10 years ago, Athens hosted the 2004 Summer Olympics.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Bakewell Today

The sky is the limit for Peak District skier

A high-flying teenager is looking forward to a flipping good gap year as he trains to compete in freestyle skiing competitions at an international level.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics

Evening Times

Relive the Games - by buying the props

First impressions of the site that holds some of the Glasgow Games' most talked-about props are a little underwhelming - it is, after all, a warehouse located on an industrial estate.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

The Straits Times

'Sex harassment' scandal rocks skating in Japan

A sexual harassment scandal was gripping Japan's skating world Wednesday after pictures emerged of a young heartthrob Olympian in the arms of the 49-year-old boss of his sport.


Related Topix: Ice Skating, Sports, Olympics

The News

Hockey gold medallists back on top of 'Amazing Race Canada' after France trip

Olympic gold medallists Natalie Spooner and Meaghan Mikkelson hiked back to the peak of the pack on "Amazing Race Canada" on Tuesday, then ceded the spotlight to real Canadian heroes during a sombre trip to Normandy, France.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Olympic Hockey, Meaghan Mikkelson (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

Davis Enterprise

I'm not an 'athlete' but curling is hard

Have you ever turned on the Winter Olympics and asked yourself, "What is going on right now? Why are these people playing shuffle board on ice with brooms?" The first time I picked up a baseball bat and swung at a ball in the batting cages, it felt natural.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Winter Sports, Bobsledding, Ice Hockey, Ice Skating

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Brandon Sun

Brampton Thunder pick Olympic defenceman Fortino first overall in CWHL draft

The Brampton Thunder made defenceman Laura Fortino the first overall pick in the Canadian Women's Hockey League draft on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympic Hockey, Marie-Philip Poulin (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Jenny Potter (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

Vancouver Sun

Bertuzzi-Moore saga damaged both players

Users of the social media site Pinterest share photos of tattoos that just may cross the boundaries of good taste.


Related Topix: Sports, Steve Moore, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Vancouver Canucks, NHL Northwest Division, Olympics, Olympic Hockey, Chris Chelios, Winter Sports, Ice Hockey

CBC News

Key dates in Todd Bertuzzi, Steve Moore saga

Steve Moore, middle, talks to CBC Sports reporter Tom Harrington, left, outside NHL headquarters in New York on April 26, 2005.


Related Topix: Sports, Steve Moore, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Vancouver Canucks, NHL Northwest Division, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Olympics

Red Wings outlook: Staying healthy the main issue with backup goaltender Jonas Gustavsson

Career stats: 141 games, 57-52-20 , 2.91 goals-against average, .900 save percentage, five shutouts; 0-2, 2.71 GAA, .917 save percentage, no shutouts.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Hockey, Jonas Gustavsson (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Winter Sports, Detroit Red Wings, NHL Hockey, Jimmy Howard, NHL Players, Petr Mrazek, Jonas Gustavsson, NHL Eastern Conference

Deadmau5 takes to Twitter to voice his displeasure with Trey Songz' single

Deadmau5 performs during the medal ceremony on day 7 of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Whistler Medals Plaza on February 18, 2010 in Whistler, Canada.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics

Boston College Eagles

Nine BC Players Named to 2014 Select/Developmental Teams

The Women's National Festival took place on Aug. 12-16. It included a 69-skater field in which eight current BC women's ice hockey team participated.


Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympic Hockey, Alex Carpenter, Olympics