Canada Olympic Team

'There Just Aren't That Many Athletes Making That Much Money'

CP | Romina Maurino, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.26.2014 | Canada

TORONTO - The medals, the tears and the pride may be what most Canadians remember from the Olympics, but when the glory fades, athletes need to plan f...

We Won't Nab The Most Medals This Time Around

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.24.2014 | Canada

SOCHI, Russia - Finishing with the most medals appears out of reach but Canada can still match its Olympic performance from four years ago.Canada's Ol...

3 Canadian Sisters Named To Ski Team For Sochi

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.04.2014 | Canada Living

If there's one thing better than being named to your country's Olympic team, it has to be being named to your country's Olympic team with your two sis...

SOCHI-BOUND

CP | Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.14.2014 | Canada

OTTAWA - Loaded with rookies, but brimming with promise — Canada's young figure skating team for the Sochi Olympics might turn out to be its best ev...

WATCH: Bobsledders In The Office, Hilarious Mayhem Ensues

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 11.21.2013 | Canada Alberta

Hoping to raise a bit of cash in their pursuit for Olympic gold, two Canadian bobsled athletes have created a hilarious video highlighting how their a...

10 Things You Need To Know For London 2012

Kolby Solinsky | Posted 07.29.2012 | Canada
Kolby Solinsky

2012-07-25-olympicbanner.pngAs you undoubtedly know, the summer Olympics are gearing up in London for 2012. Surely you've seen massive amounts of coverage so far -- and the Opening Ceremonies haven't even begun! But just in case you want to slog through the rest and get to the best, here's your unofficial guide to "everything" that's "important" for the 2010 Summer Olympics in London, England.

Canadian Olympians Tweet Their Excitement

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.26.2012 | Canada

LONDON - Canadian athletes took to Twitter on Friday to share their thoughts on the opening ceremonies of the London Olympics."What a amazing feeling ...

When Do Athletes 'Peak?'

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 07.25.2012 | Canada Living

If you're thinking about joining your country's Olympics team anytime soon, you're better off signing a contract before you hit 20. According to a...

What Medal Will Clara Hughes Win?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada

At this point in her career, Clara Hughes has nothing left to prove. The Canadian cyclist and speedskater is one of this country's greatest athletes e...

Will Bolt Defend His Gold Medal?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada

Jamaica's Usain Bolt was one of the most exciting athletes at the 2008 Beijing Games. And in the last four years bolt has managed to fend off his riva...

What Medal Will Dylan Armstrong Win?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada

One of Canada's only medal favourites in track and field, Dylan Armstrong is looking to add an Olympic medal to his already formidable resume. B.C...

How Many Medals Will Canada Win At Track And Field?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.25.2012 | Canada

Some of Canada's most memorable Olympic moments have come in track and field. Remember, Canada's Donovan Bailey becoming the fastest man in the wo...

What Medal Will Simon Whitfield Win

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada

Mere seconds separated triathlete Simon Whitfield from a second gold medal in Beijing. Four years later and approaching the end of his Olympic career,...

Canada At The Games: Lochte vs. Phelps

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada

In Beijing, Michael Phelps put on one of the finest sporting displays at an Olympics, ever. Phelps dominated his competition and won a record 8 gold m...

What Medal Will Ryan Cochrane Win?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada

A bronze medal winner in the 1500 metre in Beijing, Ryan Cochrane is one of the favourites in the pool for Canada in London. He's got gold medals a...

How Many Medals Will Canada Win At Swimming?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada

Canada will have fierce competition in the pool. With perennial powerhouses the United States, Australia and China duking it out. In Beijing, long...

How Many Medals Will Canada's Rowing Team Win?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada

Rowing has always been one of Canada's best Olympic disciplines. At the Beijing Olympics, Canada's Olympic rowers nabbed four medals, including a gold...

What Medal Will Karen Cockburn Win?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada

Trampolinist Karen Cockburn will be looking for a fourth medal at the London Olympics. A podium finish at the London Games would mean a medal at fo...

How Many Medals Will Canada's Equestrian Team Win?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada

Canada's Equestrian team will be looking to improve on its Beijing performance this summer. It's not going to be easy. The team took home a silver ...

What Medal Will Emilie Heymans Win?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada

One of Canada's most experienced divers and a multiple medalist, Emilie Heymans will be contending for a fourth medal at the London Olympics. Heyma...

How Many World Records Will Be Broken At These Olympics?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.17.2012 | Canada

What's more stunning than watching an athlete win a gold medal? Seeing athletes shatter a world record. Will it be on the track? In the pool? Can ...

What Medal Will Alexandre Despatie Win?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada

Despite a minor injury in June, Alexandre Despatie will be seeking another medal at the London Olympics. The Quebec diver has silver medals from both ...

What Medal Will Canada's Men's 8 Rowing Team Win?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada

Canada's Men's 8 Rowing Team are heavy favourites to take the gold at the London Olympics. The team is the current world record holder and will be def...

Will Adam Van Koeverden Win A Medal?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.20.2012 | Canada

Canadian Adam van Koeverden is a favourite to medal at the London Olympics. He's won three medals, including a gold at the Athens Olympics. Will he ad...