Team Canada

Canadians At Rio Showed Us The Best That We Can Be

The Hon. Elizabeth Dowdeswell | Posted 09.19.2016 | Canada Living
The Hon. Elizabeth Dowdeswell

As the flame was extinguished at yesterday evening's closing ceremonies of the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, I reflected on Paralympians and Olympians. Some of the most powerful words in the English language came to mind: inspiration and spirit, dedication and sacrifice, pride.

Canada's Aurelie Rivard Swims To GOLD At The Paralympics

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.09.2016 | Canada Living

In world record time!

Wheelchair Basketball Star Leads Canada Into Rio Paralympics

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2016 | Canada Living

Let's go, Canada!

Speedo And Ralph Lauren Drop Ryan Lochte Following Rio Incident

CP | Paul Newberry, The Associated Press | Posted 08.23.2016 | Canada Style

Lochte also lost his deal with Gentle Hair Removal.

Let's Not Leave The Olympic Inspiration In Rio

Carla Qualtrough | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada Living
Carla Qualtrough

As the Olympic flame was extinguished during Sunday's closing ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, I join Canadians in offering Team Canada our thanks and praise. Beyond the thrill of watching elite competition, the past several weeks have delivered us inspirational moments and stories that now sit in our collective memory.

Rain Couldn't Dampen Team Canada's Spirits At The Rio Closing Ceremony

The Huffington Post Canada | Ron Nurwisah | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada Living

Mittens in full effect!

Penny Oleksiak Helps Team Canada Close Brilliant Rio Games

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada

One of the best Games for Team Canada.

Team U.S.A.'s Heartbreak Is Canada's Triumph

The Huffington Post Canada | Al Donato | Posted 08.20.2016 | Canada Living

If there are winners, then there are losers.

Canada Scores Podium Finish After Surprise Disqualification

CP | Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.20.2016 | Canada

They won in Canadian-record time.

Questions Loom About Ryan Lochte's Future After Rio Vandalism Case

CP | Beth Harris, The Associated Press | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada

"I accept responsibility for my role in this happening and have learned some valuable lessons," Lochte wrote.

SILVER For Andre De Grasse!

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada


Damian Warner Captures Bronze For Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada

Ashton Eaton of the U.S. took gold.

Canada's Erica Wiebe Takes GOLD

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada


U.S. Swimmers Could Be Punished For Lying About Rio Robbery

CP | Mauricio Savarese, Peter Prengaman And And Luis Andres Henao, The Associated Press | Posted 08.19.2016 | Canada

The athletes reported that they had been robbed at gunpoint.

Andre De Grasse Almost Beat Usain Bolt. Almost.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada

The sprinter set a new Canadian record!

Derek Drouin Leaps To Capture GOLD For Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2016 | Canada


Canada's Women's Soccer Team Falls To Germany

CP | Neil Davidson, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada

"We didn't put away what we had. And Germany did. They always do."

Canadians Give Ryan Cochrane Big Group Hug After Olympic Upset

The Huffington Post Canada | Angelyn Francis | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"I feel as if I've let our entire country down by not performing the one time it matters."

Canada's Shawn Barber Has Heartbreaking End To Olympics

CP | Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada

His loss ends Canada's medal streak at nine days.

Rosie MacLennan's Grandma Is Understandably Overwhelmed With Fame

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada Parents

She had EIGHTEEN voicemails on her phone. Too many.

Canadian Women Cycle Past New Zealand For Bronze Medal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.13.2016 | Canada


B.C. Swimmer Wins Canada Yet Another Medal In The Pool

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2016 | Canada

Women athletes have accounted for all 10 of Canada's medals so far in Rio.

Canada's Women's Soccer Team Is Just One Win Away From The Podium

CP | Neil Davidson, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2016 | Canada

Yes, Team Canada!

Rosie MacLennan Soars To Gold On Trampoline

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.12.2016 | Canada


Female Olympians Are Not Their Appearance Or Marital Status

Caroline Riseboro | Posted 08.12.2016 | Canada Living
Caroline Riseboro

Through unrelenting determination and sheer talent, you finally reach the world's greatest theatre of athleticism -- a level of competition few ever reach. You are an Olympian. Then you see it: the headline describing your victory reads, "Wife of a Bears' lineman wins a bronze medal today in Rio Olympics."