Four Canadian crews fought for podium finishes during the final day of racing in Lucerne, as spectators were spoilt for tight and fierce racing ahead of the all-important 2014 World Rowing Championships in six weeks time. The men’s four were the first Canadians to be on the podium winning the bronze medal in a highly…Details
Sweetland completes remarkable comeback after battling injuries over last six years HAMBURG, Ger.—Kirsten Sweetland accomplished the unthinkable on Saturday winning her first career bronze medal on the ultimate stage at the World Triathlon Series in Hamburg, Germany. “I’m absolutely shocked,” said Sweetland. “I knew I was in good form, but I had no idea that…Details
VANCOUVER — Dylan Armstrong can’t remember the last time he hasn’t thrown the shot put at the Harry Jerome Track Classic. “Oh geez, probably the last time they didn’t have shot put,” the Kamloops native and two-time Olympian said Thursday. That’s at least a decade. But even though the six-foot-four, 300-pound giant is sidelined with…Details
PISE Announces the Victoria 94 Celebration for the 20th Anniversary of the XV Commonwealth Games (Victoria, BC – June 25, 2014) PISE (Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence) announced today the celebrations for the 20th Anniversary of the 1994 XV Commonwealth Games that will take place on August 23, 2014 at PISE. The event will acknowledge…Details
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