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  1. The Latest: Vonn scatters grandfather's ashes in S. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    American ski great Lindsey Vonn not only won a bronze medal at the Pyeongchang Olympics, she also had a chance to scatter some of her grandfather's ashes on a rock near the mountain where the downhill races were run. "I know that it would mean a lot to him to be back here, a part of him is in South Korea always," says Vonn, who shared her story with The Associated Press and the Chosun Ilbo newspaper.

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  2. A 1-2 finish for Canadian women in Ski CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | CFRA

    Canadian women finished 1-2 in skicross at the Pyeongchang Winter Games on Friday with Kelsey Serwa of Kelowna, B.C., taking gold and Brittany Phelan of Mont-Tremblant, Que., earning silver. Marielle Thompson of Whistler, B.C., who won gold at the Sochi Games, was eliminated in the opening heat at Phoenix Park earlier Friday.

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  3. The Latest: Canada's Serwa races to victory in skicrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Canada's Kelsey Serwa has raced to victory in women's skicross, giving her a gold medal to go with the silver she won in Sochi four years ago. Serwa raced to the lead early in the final and was well in front by the time she reached the bottom of the course at Phoenix Snow Park.

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  4. NewsAlert: Canadians finish 1-2 in Olympic women's skicrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | The Guardian

    Gold medalist Kelsey Serwa, right, and silver medalist Brittany Phelan both of Canada celebrate following the women's ski cross final at the Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. - Canadian Press BOKWANG, Korea, Republic Of - Canadian women have finished 1-2 in skicross at the Pyeongchang Winter Games with Kelsey Serwa of Kelowna, B.C., taking gold and Brittany Phelan of Mont-Tremblant, Que., earning silver.

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  5. Women's Freestyle Skiing Results Olympics 2018: Ski Cross Medal WinnersRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2018 | BleacherReport

    Canada continued to reign supreme in women's ski cross as Kelsey Serwa won gold and Brittany Phelan secured silver Friday at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea . Canada has now won gold in the event all three years it's been held at the Olympics after Ashleigh McIvor came out on top in the inaugural race and Marielle Thompson bested the field four years ago.

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  6. Gold medal for SerwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Castanet.net

    The Boston Pizza in Dilworth Centre was abuzz with anticipation and energy as hometown hero Kelsey Serwa stepped up to the starting gate for the final race. Dozens of people, including Serwa's grandparents and other family members, had gathered at the restaurant to cheer on the veteran ski racer.

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  7. Freestyle skiing: Serwa leads Canadian one-two in ski crossRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Reuters

    Kelsey Serwa pulled away from compatriot Brittany Phelan to claim ski cross gold on Friday as Canada secured a one-two finish ahead of Switzerland's Fanny Smith, who edged out Swede Sandra Naesland in a tense battle for third. Serwa's comfortable victory enabled Canada to continue their domination of the event, the country having now won all three ladies ski cross golds since it was added to the Olympic program at Vancouver in 2010.

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  8. Vail's Chris Del Bosco ski cross racing for Canada in PyeongChang OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | Denver Post

    Colorado native Chris Del Bosco is racing in his third Olympic ski cross contest for Team Canada, which enlisted him after he was dropped by the US Ski Team. Chris Delbosco poses for a portrait during the Canadian Olympic Committee Portrait Shoot on May 13, 2013 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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  9. Parents of Olympians scramble to get to SochiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2014 | Madison Publishing

    National sports teams have avenues to fast-track visas and permits for athletes who qualify last minute for the Olympics, but it's another story for those competitors' parents. In Whistler, Yuki Tsubota, Mercedes Nicoll and Crispin Lipscomb were all added late to the Olympic roster.

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  10. LETTER: Prest brightens a rainy dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | North Shore News

    Marielle Thompson and Kelsey Serwa raise their ski poles in triumph after shushing their way to gold and silver, respectively, in the Sochi Olympics. Almost as exhilarating an experience was reading Andy Prest's latest column. photo Canadian Olympic Committee

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  11. WMSC skiers shine in KimberleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Pique News Magazine

    AIR JORDAN Tait Jordan of the Whistler Mountain Ski Club celebrates his win in the super-G on Feb. 5. In men's action, Tait Jordan found the podium twice, winning on Feb. 5 before taking second the next day. Teammates David Wood and Lukas Forssander also hit the top 10 with performances of sixth and ninth, respectively, on Day 1 while the next day, Wood was seventh.

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  12. The road to the Games should be celebrated firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Pique News Magazine

    In the excitement of the Winter Olympics and so many compelling Canadian stories, it's easy to forget that the Games themselves are in a bit of a crisis. The fact that the NHL wouldn't release its players is part of the story - it's a huge loss of prestige for one of the Winter Games' crowning events and a wider statement about how important the Olympics are to the world's largest professional league.

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  13. Big data company drops prediction on Canada's Olympic medal total from 33 to 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | 24 Hours

    PYEONGCHANG, Korea, Republic Of - An international data analytics company that recently forecast 33 medals for Canada at the Pyeongchang Winter Games is now less optimistic with a prediction of 28. In a virtual medal table released Wednesday, Gracenote projects the Canadian team will win seven gold, nine silver and a dozen bronze to rank fourth in total medals behind Norway , Germany and the United States . Gracenote ranked Canada third with 33 medals in its Jan. 10 projections behind Germany and Norway and ahead of the United States .

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  14. Whistler celebrates Marielle Thompson's Olympic goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Madison Publishing

    When Whistler's Marielle Thompson won Olympic gold in ski cross on Friday it was cause for celebration at Whistler Secondary School. Thompson, 21, is now the second WSS alumni to earn top spot on the podium for the event, which made its Olympic debut in 2010 when graduate Ashleigh McIvor nabbed first place.

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  15. Canadian Press predicts 29 medals for Canada at Pyeongchang OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | The Globe and Mail

    The Canadian Press predicts the Canadian team will win 29 medals at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. That would beat the previous high of 26 total medals claimed by the host team in 2010 in Vancouver and Whistler, B.C. Canada's medal total from 2014 would also be 26 whenever the luge relay team is officially upgraded from fourth to bronze due to the Russian doping scandal.

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  16. Thompson named to Canada's Olympic ski-cross teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | Pique News Magazine

    DREAMS ALIVE Whistler's Marielle Thompson, shown here celebrating gold at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, may have the chance to defend her title after being named to Canada's ski-cross team on Jan. 22. When Marielle Thompson ruptured her ACL and MCL during a training crash in October, her opportunity to defend her Olympic gold was thrown into jeopardy. But when Alpine Canada Alpin revealed its roster on Jan. 22, Thompson was listed as one of four women on the team.

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  17. P.G. ski crosser Gairns named to Olympic teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Prince George Citizen

    Local racer Tiana Gairns launches herself off a jump on Saturday as she competed in the Nor-Am Cup ski cross competition that took place at Tabor Mountain. The event, which took place on both Saturday and Sunday, saw a total of 36 men and women participate with some coming from as far away as Maine.

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  18. Marielle Thompson hopes to bounce back from injury at OlympicsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2018 | The Globe and Mail

    Marielle Thompson is looking to defend her ski cross gold medal in Pyeongchang despite a major knee injury in October. Thompson was among eight athletes named to Canada's Olympic ski cross team on Monday.

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  19. Thompson hopes knee will be ready to defend Olympic ski cross titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Lethbridge Herald

    Athletes, left to right, David Duncan, of London, Ont., Brittany Phelan, of Mont-Tremblant, Que., Kevin Drury, of Toronto, Ont., Kelsey Serwa, of Kelowna, B.C., Chris Del Bosco, of Montreal, Que., India Sherret, of Cranbrook, B.C., Brady Leman, of Calgary, Alta., and Marielle Thompson, of Whistler, B.C., were named to the Canadian Olympic ski cross team in Calgary, Alta., Monday, Jan. 22, 2018.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh CALGARY - Marielle Thompson has time and the Olympic schedule on her side as she attempts to come back from a major knee injury and defend her women's ski cross gold medal.

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  20. Thompson named to Canada's team for Olympics 3 months after knee injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Penticton Herald

    Athletes, left to right, David Duncan, of London, Ont., Brittany Phelan, of Mont-Tremblant, Que., Kevin Drury, of Toronto, Ont., Kelsey Serwa, of Kelowna, B.C., Chris Del Bosco, of Montreal, Que., India Sherret, of Cranbrook, B.C., Brady Leman, of Calgary, Alta., and Marielle Thompson, of Whistler, B.C., were named to the Canadian Olympic ski cross team in Calgary, Alta., Monday, Jan. 22, 2018.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh Athletes, left to right, David Duncan, of London, Ont., Brittany Phelan, of Mont-Tremblant, Que., Kevin Drury, of Toronto, Ont., Kelsey Serwa, of Kelowna, B.C., Chris Del Bosco, of Montreal, Que., India Sherret, of Cranbrook, B.C., Brady Leman, of Calgary, Alta., and Marielle Thompson, of Whistler, B.C., were named to the Canadian Olympic ski cross team in Calgary, Alta., Monday, Jan. 22, 2018.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh CALGARY - Marielle Thompson has been ... (more)

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