Simon Whitfield

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Olympic Champion From B.C. Retires

Canadian Olympic gold medallist Simon Whitfield is leaving competitive triathlon, calling the past 16 years “an incredible journey and an amazing chapter in my life.” The 38-year-old Victoria residen...
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The End Of The Road

LONDON - They've carried the Olympic load for Canada over multiple Games. For a few of them, London was their last.Triathlete Simon Whitfield, cyclist and speedskater Clara Hughes, diver Alexandre Des...
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Broken Collarbone For Canada's Whitfield

LONDON - Simon Whitfield broke his collarbone when he crashed on his bike in Tuesday's Olympic triathlon.The 37-year-old from Victoria said via Twitter that it's a "small break, not displaced."Whitfie...
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Canada's Flag-Bearer Leads The Charge

LONDON - A smiling Simon Whitfield led Canada's delegation into London's Olympic Stadium during a whimsical and energetic opening ceremony at the Summer Games on Friday.Now it gets real for Canadian a...
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LOOK: 9 Canadians To Watch In London

A tennis ace, a boxing world champion and a speed skater (who just happens to rock the road cycling circuit) are among Canada's best bets for a podium appearance at the London Olympics beginning July...