Olympic Short Track Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Canada scores silver, bronze at speed skating single distance worlds read comments videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | CBC News

    Canada snapped their medal drought at the world single distance speed skating championships on Saturday, picking up silver and bronze on the 2018 Olympic track in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Vincent De Haitre scored silver in the men's 1,000-metre event.

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  2. How many medals will Canada win in Pyeongchang?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | CBC News

    Canada is forecast to win 29 medals at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games, based on data from Netherlands-based Gracenote Sports. Expected to lead the way are, clockwise from top left: Short-trackers Marianne St-Gelais and Charles Hamelin, long-track speed skater Ted-Jan Bloemen and snowboarder Mark McMorris.

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  3. Xinhua Insight: Televised poetry contest brings promise of literary springRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    A televised poetry competition during the Spring Festival holiday was watched by more people in China than many star-studded soap operas, festive galas and reality shows. Has the country suddenly found new passion for classical literature? Or did the CCTV program tell us something about the state of education in China? Among more than 100 contestants were a farmer living with cancer, an old man who repairs bicycle, some primary school kids and even foreigners.

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  4. Road to the Olympic Games: With 1 year to go, Team Canada takes shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | CBC News

    Clockwise from left: Mark McMorris, Ted-Jan Bloemen, Max Parrot, Ivanie Blondin, and Marianne St-Gelais have high expectations with the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics officially a year away. Hosted by veteran broadcasters Scott Russell and Andi Petrillo, Road to the Olympic Games chronicles athletes' journeys on and off the field of play.

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  5. Mike Hay: Plenty of medal hopes a year out from 2018 GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Sporting Life

    An unprecedented period of success this season - with six different winter athletes claiming World Cup podiums - has raised expectations ahead of the opening ceremony of the Games exactly one year from now. And Hay believes the prospective British team of around 60 athletes will be in a good position to eclipse the record-equalling four medal haul from Sochi 2014.

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  6. The Canadian Press projects 28 medals for Canada at 2018 Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Mirela Rahneva and Elizabeth Vathje lead a resurgence in women's skeleton. 1 silver - The first medal for Canadian men could be a group effort in the team sprint or men's relay with Alex Harvey driving that effort.

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  7. The Canadian Press projects 28 medals for Canada at 2018 Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Journal-Pioneer

    Mirela Rahneva and Elizabeth Vathje lead a resurgence in women's skeleton. 1 silver - The first medal for Canadian men could be a group effort in the team sprint or men's relay with Alex Harvey driving that effort.

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  8. Road to Pyeongchang: Canada slips to 3rd in World Cup circuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | CBC News

    The PyeongChang Olympics are fast approaching and winter athletes from around the globe are competing in the all-important World Cup circuit. A crucial performance indicator ahead of the 2018 Games in South Korea, the World Cup circuit includes all sports that will be part of the Olympic programme.

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  9. Olympic sports roundup: Canadians skate, soar to goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | CBC News

    From left to right, Mik Kingsbury, Max Parrot and Marianne St-Gelais all captured gold medals in their respective sports this weekend. It was a jam-packed weekend of high-performance sport around the world, including gold-medal performances from Mikael Kingsbury, Max Parrot, and Canada's short track speed skating team.

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  10. Canada's Marianne St-Gelais takes gold at short-track World Cup eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    Canada's Marianne St-Gelais skates to a win in the women's 500-metre final at the World Cup championship in Dresden, Germany, on Feb. 5, 2017. Canada's Marianne St-Gelais skates to a win in the women's 500-metre final at the World Cup championship in Dresden, Germany, on Feb. 5, 2017.

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  11. Canada's St-Gelais takes gold in women's 500-metre at short-track World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | CTV

    Canadian speedskater Marianne St-Gelais capped her weekend at a short-track World Cup event with two medals on Sunday, including gold in the women's 500-metre final. St-Gelais of Saint-Felicien, Que., who also won gold in the women's 1,000 on Saturday, led Sunday's 500-metre race from start to finish, crossing the line in 42.963 seconds.

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    Feb 5, 2017 | The Daily Townsman

    Canadian speedskater Marianne St-Gelais capped her weekend at a short-track World Cup event with two medals on Sunday, including gold in the women's 500-metre final. St-Gelais of Saint-Felicien, Que., who also won gold in the women's 1,000 on Saturday, led Sunday's 500-metre race from start to finish, crossing the line in 42.963 seconds.

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  13. Marianne St-Gelais wins 2nd short-track gold in as many daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | CBC News

    Marianne St-Gelais, right, added another gold to her World Cup haul from Dresden on Sunday. Marianne St-Gelais claimed her second gold medal in as many days at the ISU World Cup short track speed skating event in Dresden, Germany on Sunday.

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  14. D'Amato: Reutter's comeback on iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Door Reminder

    Injuries forced the two-time Olympic medalist in short-track speedskating to retire four years ago. But she is back training and competing and hopes to make the U.S. team for the 2018 Winter Games.

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  15. Canadians St-Gelais, Boutin, Hamelin golden at short track World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    Marianne St-Gelais, Kim Boutin and Charles Hamelin each won gold medals and Valerie Maltais won bronze on Saturday at an ISU short track speedskating World Cup event. St-Gelais of Saint-Felicien, Que., finished first in the women's 1,000, two spots ahead of Maltais of Saguenay, Que.

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  16. Canada captures 3 gold medals at short-track World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | CBC News

    Canada's Charles Hamelin, shown in this March 2016 file photo, was among three Canadians to take home a gold medal from a World Cup short-track event in Germany on Saturday. Canadian skaters took home three gold medals and a bronze at the ISU World Cup short track speed event in Dresden, Germany.

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  17. 2002 Winter Olympics memories: Apolo Ohno's rise to superstarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Deseret News

    With the possible exception of Mitt Romney, you could make a strong case that no one associated with the 2002 Salt Lake Olympics vaulted more from anonymity to a first-name basis with the world than a young man with a cool goatee named Apolo. Apolo Anton Ohno was 19 years old when he strapped on his skates at the brand-new Olympic Oval in Kearns and proceeded to win gold at 1,500 meters and silver at 1,000 meters in the relatively new sport of short track speedskating, a blend of rugby, figure skating and train wrecks that spectators couldn't turn away from.

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  18. From 2002 Salt Lake Olympics to international superstar - oh, yes he didRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Deseret News

    With the possible exception of Mitt Romney, you could make a strong case that no one associated with the 2002 Salt Lake Olympics vaulted more from anonymity to a first-name basis with the world than a young man with a cool goatee named Apolo. Apolo Anton Ohno was 19 years old when he strapped on his skates at the brand-new Olympic Oval in Kearns and proceeded to win gold at 1,500 meters and silver at 1,000 meters in the relatively new sport of short track speedskating, a blend of rugby, figure skating and train wrecks that spectators couldn't turn away from.

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  19. Christie ruled out with concussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Sky Sports

    GB speed skater and Sky Scholar Elise Christie will not race at the German World Cup event this weekend because of concussion. It is a blow for the 26-year-old from Livingston who has produced fireworks on the ice this season with a 500m world record and golds in 500m and 1000m in her opening four World Cup races in Canada, United States, China and South Korea.

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  20. Elise Christie: GB skater out of World Cup event in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | BBC News

    Great Britain's short track speed skater Elise Christie has been ruled out of the fifth World Cup event of the season in Germany this weekend. The 500m world record holder suffered a concussion last week, and will not be able to compete in line with GB medical team's 'return to racing policy'.

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