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  • Hughes flag-bearer for Canada's Olympic ...
    by speedskating-online on January 31, 2010 at 10:51 AM
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    Speedskater Clara Hughes has been named the flag-bearer for Canada's Olympic team. She will lead the procession of athletes and officials into B-C Place during the Feb. 12 opening ceremonies.

  • Richmond shows Olympic Ice Venue
    by speedskating-online on January 24, 2010 at 4:01 AM
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    As the Olympic torch enters Calgary, reporters get a preview of the Olympic skating venue in Richmond ahead of the 2010 winter games.

  • TP final Torino 2006
    by speedskating-online on January 17, 2010 at 6:46 AM
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    The Team Pursuit final, Italy vs Canada, during the Olympics in Torino 2006

  • Red Mitten fever goes national!
    by speedskating-online on December 24, 2009 at 12:43 PM
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    As of the first week of December 2009, 1-million pairs of red mittens have been sold. VANOC expects to well exceed 2-million in sales by the time the Games end. Canadians are smitten with mittens. Specifically, those ubiquitous red Olympic mittens that, not so long ago, seemed to be everywhere. Now, they are virtually sold out from coast to coast.

  • The medals
    by speedskating-online on November 29, 2009 at 4:31 AM
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    Their undulating forms evoke British Columbia?s mountains, ocean and snow. Their faces are drawn from West Coast First Nations artwork depicting the orca and raven. Each is unique. And their substantial size gives them a significant presence. Meet the medals of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

  • Lillehammer '94: 500m men
    by speedskating-online on November 22, 2009 at 1:42 AM
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    Footage of the 500m men in Lillehammer 1994.

  • Hedrick talking about the Olympics
    by speedskating-online on October 31, 2009 at 9:52 AM
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    Interview with Chad Hedrick in which he talks about the Olympic Games.

  • Albertville 1992: 500m
    by speedskating-online on October 25, 2009 at 8:23 AM
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    Martin Pierce vs Roland Brunner in the 500m at the Olympic Winter Games in Albertville 1992

  • Torino 2006: 500m men
    by speedskating-online on October 18, 2009 at 9:50 AM
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    Footage of the men's 500m in Torino 2006. Joey Cheeks wins the gold medal.

  • Sarajevo 1984
    by speedskating-online on October 11, 2009 at 1:31 AM
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    Footage of the 1984 Olympics in Sarajevo

  • Koss wins gold in the 10k, Lillehammer '...
    by speedskating-online on October 4, 2009 at 8:45 AM
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    Johann Olav Koss races to a stunning new world record (13:30.55) during the Lillehammer Olympics in 1994. Kjell Storelid won the silver and Bart Veldkamp took the bronze medal.

  • Richmond Oval Opening
    by speedskating-online on September 26, 2009 at 8:32 AM
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    Opening of the Richmond Olympic Oval on December 12th 2008. The long-track speedskating arena will hold 8,000 fans at Games-time. It will be a multisport wellness and recreation centre before and after the Games.


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