Congratulations, wrote a friend of mine from Europe, on Canada’s hockey gold medal.
I was surprised. Shocked, even. What have I done to deserve congratulations on this momentous occasion? 928 more words
Sochi, Russia – When he landed in Russia, the Canadian Olympic Committee gave speed skater Denny Morrison a Russian phone to use in Sochi and, two days ago, an odd text message popped up. 11 more words
OTTAWA — The federal government should do more to encourage private-sector investment in sport if it wants Canada to remain a leading medal contender in Olympic winter games, the House of Commons’ Heritage Committee says. 442 more words
When Canadian Olympic Committee president Marcel Aubut agreed to be the subject of a profile article in L’actualité and Maclean’s, did he know writer Alec Castonguay was going to mention how quickly he churns through assistants, that he refuses to use ballpoint pens, or that “He has zero manners”? 771 more words