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Team Olympics

Krista Guloien is a Canadian rower, a 2012 Olympic silver medalist and newly published author. She wrote her book Beyond the Finish Line: What Happens when the Endorphins Fade to document her journey post-Olympics... the discussion moving to what happens to athletes when they retire from sport.
She had EIGHTEEN voicemails on her phone. Too many.
Go Team Canada!
Half the nations looked they were starring on "Glee."
Go Team Canada!
The countdown to Rio is on.
You know what Canadians love more than red and white? GOLD! On Sunday Feb. 22, Canadians all across the country got to celebrate
On this superficial scale of chromaticity, P.K. Subban is endowed with the darkest of chocolate hues. None of this should matter in a game of Olympic hockey where the only colour on our minds is gold. And Subban's skin colour should definitely be of no consequence in a multicultural country like Canada. Yet, reaction to the sight of a black man on Team Canada's Sochi roster, as it did at the 2013 World Juniors, revealed that a nation that "doesn't see race" has discarded its rose-coloured glasses.
No disrespect to Lincoln Alexander, Viola Desmond, Dudley Laws and the many black Canadian pioneers that have and continue to make vital contributions to Canadian society, but Subban has the potential to be the most important and influential black in Canadian history.
They already won the Hottest Olympians (in our minds) and now the Canadian bobsled team is going for the gold in another