Canadian Athletes

Sochi 2014: Ten Canadian Athletes to Watch

Gal's Got Game | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada
Gal's Got Game

The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi officially kick off on Friday, and after a solid ride in Vancouver in 2010, Canadians have high hopes as we venture away from our home turf. To make the most of your Olympic-viewing experience, keep an eye out for these 10 athletes across a variety of disciplines as they bring their impressive speed, enthusiasm, and finesse to the Winter Games.

I'm Gay, and I'm Supporting Canada's Olympic Team in Sochi

Elizabeth Hawksworth | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Impact
Elizabeth Hawksworth

I've had people ask me if that's what I plan to do, as a bisexual person. But that's where the fact that being gay is only one part of me comes in. I'm also a staunchly patriotic Canadian. And I love the winter Olympics, a lot. There's a crossroads, here, for me. Because the delegation travelling from Canada to Sochi is also comprised of staunchly patriotic Canadians and talented athletes. Some of them happen to be gay. And I want to see them succeed.

The Greatest Athletes Canada Has Ever Produced

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.23.2012 | Canada Living

As the 100th Grey Cup looms, it's hard not to think of the glorious moments of our country's diverse athletic past. While the most recent one that ...

Canadian Moose Takes To Twitter Over Ear Theft

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2012 | Canada

LONDON - A Canadian symbol at the London Olympics has been a victim of theft, and was quick to voice its displeasure on Twitter.The Canadian Moose, a ...