Team Canada

Team Canada's Athletes Are Badass. This Video Proves It.

CP | Gregory Strong, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.28.2016 | Canada Living

"The winter makes us who we are."

I Didn't Let Double Amputation Dash My Olympic Dream

Madison Wilson-Walker | Posted 04.22.2016 | Canada Living
Madison Wilson-Walker

My journey has taken me to Team Canada with the hopes of securing a spot at the Paralympic Games in Rio. I hope that my story can enlighten others about the devastation that meningococcal disease can cause, and also show others going through similar situations that you can do anything once you set your mind to it.

Here's What Team Canada Will Be Wearing At The Summer Olympics

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 04.13.2016 | Canada Style

The countdown to Rio is on.

No One Makes It To The Olympic Podium Alone

Hilary Caldwell | Posted 04.08.2016 | Canada Living
Hilary Caldwell

When I made my first Olympic team in 2012, it really was a dream come true. Since competing in London, I've been on the podium at World Championships and Commonwealth Games, I've become a Pan American champion and I'm a Canadian record holder several times over. Throughout all my successes and failures along the way, I've had an amazing team of people behind me.

Team Canada's Olympic Outfits Are A Problem

Janice Forsyth | Posted 04.01.2016 | Canada Style
Janice Forsyth

How does it look to have Canada's major department store, Hudson's Bay, teaming up with Dsquared2, the focal point of last year's atrocious "Dsquaw" debacle, to produce the outfits that our athletes will wear in Rio? What does it say about the Olympic Games, the corporate sponsors, and their relationship with Indigenous people in Canada?

Andre De Grasse Chooses College Over Cash (For Now)

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.03.2015 | Canada Living

He'll be racing for USC.

THEY'RE GOING TO RIO

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2015 | Canada

The team recently defeated the U.S. for gold at the Pan Am Games.

Canada Headed To Rio Paralympics With Rugby Victory

CP | Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.15.2015 | Canada

Toronto marked the Parapan American debut of the hard-hitting sport formerly named "Murderball."

Canada Adds To Its Parapan Am Gold Collection

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.13.2015 | Canada Living

Canada continued its successful run at the Parapan American Games on Thursday with multiple gold medals in the pool and on the track.

Canadians Pick Up Two Swimming Medals At Parapan Am Games

CP | Posted 08.09.2015 | Canada

Zack McAllister and Zach Zona finished second and third, respectively, in the S8 400-metre freestyle.

Mark Ledo Wins Canada's First Parapan Am Gold In Cycling

CP | Posted 08.08.2015 | Canada

Toronto's Mark Ledo finished first in the H3-5 men's cycling road race.

More Than 200 Canadians To Compete In Parapan Am Games

CBC | Posted 07.31.2015 | Canada

The Games will take place from Aug. 7-15.

Canada Downs Mexico To Make Men's Basketball Semis

CP | Neil Davidson, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2015 | Canada

Canada used a balanced attack to defeat Mexico 96-76 Thursday and move within one win of a first ever medal in Pan American Games men's basketball play.

Christine Sinclair Stars On Historic Video Game Cover

CP | Neil Davidson, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.20.2015 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Canadian soccer captain Christine Sinclair is not just in the game, she's on the cover.EA Sports announced Monday that the 32-year-old from ...

Canadian Men's Basketball Team Improvises After Bus Breaks Down

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.20.2015 | Canada

The team was unfazed when told their bus had broken down en route after practice.

Canada's Head Cheerleader Thrilled With Team's Pan Am Performance

CP | Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2015 | Canada

Canada topped the medal table through most of Week 1 before falling to second Saturday night.

Canada Reaches 100-Medal Mark At Pan Am Games

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2015 | Canada

Go Team Canada!

Canadian Rowers, Paddlers Add 8 Medals To Our Collection

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2015 | Canada

"It was pretty amazing. It sent goosebumps down my spine."

The Pan Am Games Has Brought the City of Toronto to Life

Gary Pieters | Posted 07.16.2015 | Canada Living
Gary Pieters

I am excited about Toronto being the host city and even more excited about living and commuting within minutes of most of the venues for the athletic and cultural events that are occurring.

Harper Leads Canadian Athletes In Pre-Games Cheer

CP | Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2015 | Canada Politics

Canadian athletes got some support from Prime Minister Stephen Harper a few hours before tonight's Pan Am Games opening ceremony.

Switzerland And Canada Are Basically Soulmates

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 06.23.2015 | Canada Living

Even after Switzerland lost their game to Canada, coach Martina Voss-Tecklenburg made a point of talking about how amazing our country is.

Meet The 23 Canadian Women Repping Us On The Pitch

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 06.11.2015 | Canada Living

The women of Team Canada are showing themselves to be the national heroes we already knew they were.

FIFA Women's World Cup a Winner for Tourism

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 06.02.2015 | Canada Living
Adrian Brijbassi

Last week, FIFA took centre stage in the world media for all the wrong reasons. This week, the beautiful game will rely on its most beautiful players to re-focus attention on the sport itself. That means eyes of the soccer world will be on Canada for the entirety of the 2015 Women's World Cup, which starts on June 6 with a pair of matches in Edmonton and culminates on July 5 in Vancouver.

LOOK: Team Canada's New Uniforms Are Here

The Huffington Post Canada | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 04.29.2015 | Canada Style

And they're totally badass.

28 Reasons Hockey Will Always Belong To Canada (And Not The U.S.)

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada

Canada's last team in the Stanley Cup Playoffs has been eliminated and a new book claims the game wasn't even invented in here -- that Charles Darwin ...