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  1. Deans makes push towards 2018 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Big White Ski Resort is throwing its support - both financial and moral - behind Ian Deans as the Lake Country athlete makes his push to compete in the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Deans, a 26-year-old member of the national ski cross team who grew up skiing at the Kelowna area resort, joins two other Big-White sponsored athletes, ski cross racer Kelsey Serwa and snowboarder Tess Critchlow, in their bid for success in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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  2. P.E.I. para-nordic skiier is fuelled by the mooseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | The Guardian

    Mark Arendz has had many teammates over his 11 years on the Canadian national para-nordic skiing team, but they've always been human. Arendz, 27, is part of a 16-member group of Olympic and Paralympic athletes, coined the High-Performance Herd of 2018, who've joined with cartoonist Dave Elston and designed T-shirts all with a moose depicting their sports.

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  3. Olympics heading into heart of nuclear crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Yahoo Sports

    ... South Korea, does not carry the stench of recent Olympic depravity. It may not be a classic, picturesque European ski haven, but it isn't some snowless metropolis like Beijing, site of the 2022 Winter Games, either. Its malady is purely ...

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  4. Fuelling Olympic dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Castanet.net

    The 26-year-old ski cross athlete grew up in Lake Country and started skiing at Big White at the age of two. He joins fellow locals Kelsey Serwa and Tess Critchlow in their search for success in Pyeongchang.

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  5. Lake Country athlete sponsored by Big WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Now, Big White is celebrating the road to the 2018 Winter Olympics by financially supporting the homegrown national team athlete. Deans, 26, is a ski cross athlete on the National Team, he grew up in Lake Country and started skiing at Big White at the age of two.

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  6. 6 tips for getting-and staying-in shape during the summer from star skier Diana AssalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | The Georgia Straight

    ... career. She came in first at the North Face Open Halfpipe 2011, the Halfpipe Winter Dew Tour 2010, and the 2009 World Ski and Snowboard Festival, in addition to competing and placing in many other international events. She also endured a hefty ...

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  7. Crankworx returns for 10 days of mountain bike eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | Madison Publishing

    Crankworx is a rare opportunity for amateurs to ride alongside some of the world's top mountain bikers. Photo by File photo The annual 10-day mountain bike festival is gearing up for its 14th year in the resort, set to kick off Thursday .

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  8. What's on in Christchurch this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | The Press On-Line

    The Christchurch-leg of the New Zealand Film Festival kicks off in earnest on Friday. Amongst the first week highlights are the world premiere of Nic Gorman's Sub-Antarctic Island-set thriller Human Traces on Friday night at the Isaac Theatre Royal , as well as question-and-answer sessions with My Year With Helen director Gaylene Preston about her documentary on former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark.

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  9. Kootenay film industry gathers momentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Auclair's street segment." Wilding was part of that shoot, earlier this year, in which Sherpas Cinema filmed a follow-up ski segment after Auclair's death. That involved a new Bryn Stevenson mural painted in Fairview and some pretty idiosyncratic ...

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  10. Reno-Tahoe preparing for 2030 Olympic bid, could involve Las VegasRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 3 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Los Angeles is all but certain to host the 2028 Summer Olympics, and the pitch the city made to the International Olympic Committee could have the framework needed for northern Nevada to host the winter games in the near future. Jon Killoran and the Reno Tahoe Winter Games Coalition have been eyeing the 2026 Winter Olympics for years, but say the Los Angeles announcement delays plans for now.

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  11. Let's go communal to solve Denver's housing crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Denver Post

    Virginia Calderon speaks about the displacement caused by skyrocketing home values in Elyria-Swansea during a news conference on July 18, 2017, at the Focus Points Family Resource Center. She and several speakers called for bolder solutions to address housing affordability problems in the area.

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  12. The climate-wrecking methane bomb beneath Colorado's Sunset Roadless AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Denver Post

    Located near Paonia, the Sunset Roadless Area is a wild landscape of aspen glades, beaver ponds and spruce-fir forests enjoyed by hikers, anglers, hunters and backcountry skiers. Home to abundant wildlife, this 1,700-acre patch of public land is now ground zero for the Trump administration's effort to expand coal mining in Colorado - with devastating consequences for our climate, environment and outdoor recreation economy.

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  13. US snowboard star Shaun White to feature at Winter Games NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Southland Times

    ... countrywoman, Olympic gold medallist Kelly Clark and 2017 World Champion, Austrian Anna Gasser. Four-time alpine ski World Cup winner Lindsey Vonn, of the United States, is also set to race while rising Kiwi freeskier Nico Porteous, 14, of Wanaka, ...

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  14. Cyclist breaks recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Cyclist Jordan Cheyne won the third annual L'Alpe de Grand Blanc, breaking the existing race record with his time of one hour, 48 minutes and 10 seconds - 12 minutes faster than last year's winner. A total of 205 riders took part in today's ride, including 82-year-old co-founder of Big White Ski Resort, Cliff Serwa.

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  15. Think Outside the Boardroom on Season Two of CNBC's 'Adventure...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 25 | PressReleasePoint

    July 25, 2017 -CNBC has renewed its original series, "Adventure Capitalists," for a sophomore season. Premiering on , the six-episode season welcomes new investor, American gymnast and Olympic gold medalist, Shawn Johnson East , who will join returning investors Dhani Jones , former NFL linebacker, and Jeremy Bloom , former world-champion freestyle skier and the first athlete to ski in the Olympics and also to be drafted in the NFL.

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  16. CNBC Premieres Season Two of Adventure Capitalists, 10/10Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    CNBC has renewed its original series, ADVENTURE CAPITALISTS for a sophomore season. Premiering on Tuesday, October 10 at 10PM ET/PT, the six-episode season welcomes new investor, American gymnast and Olympic gold medalist, Shawn Johnson East, who will join returning investors Dhani Jones, former NFL linebacker, and Jeremy Bloom, former world-champion freestyle skier and the first athlete to ski in the Olympics and also to be drafted in the NFL.

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  17. Race record brokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Castanet.net

    ... than last year's winner. A total of 205 riders took part in today's ride, including 82-year-old co-founder of Big White Ski Resort, Cliff Serwa. Cliff rode with his granddaughter Kelsey Serwa, Olympic silver medalist and X-Games champion. The 60km ...

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  18. 'It's a no-brainer': Canadian Olympians weigh in on possible Calgary bid for 2026Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | GlobalNews

    ... than Brady Leman . "I got a chance to try almost every winter Olympic sport as a kid," Leman said. "Speed skating, luge, ski jumping, bobsled, I've kind of done it all." Leman eventually landed on ski racing, a sport that has taken him to the ...

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  19. Record Broken at L'Alpe de Grand BlancRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... than last year's winner. A total of 205 riders took part in today's ride, including 82-year-old co-founder of Big White Ski Resort, Cliff Serwa. Cliff rode alongside his granddaughter Kelsey Serwa, Olympic silver medalist and X-Games champion. The ...

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  20. Gus Kenworthy 'made out' with Miley CyrusRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Nerve News

    Los Angeles, July 20 - Olympic skier Gus Kenworthy says he made out with singer Miley Cyrus. We never slept together or anything but we had a make-out.

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