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Soccer star and Olympic medallist Christine Sinclair teaches Calgary's youth new skills

It was the opportunity of a lifetime for young soccer players.

Kids, cleats and many a soccer ball filled the Calgary West Soccer Centre for a rare opportunity to meet celebrated striker Christine Sinclair, captain of the national women’s soccer team. 359 more words

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Calgary youth get chance to train with Christine Sinclair

Canada’s most dominant soccer player will be sharing her incredible skills during a one-day clinic with young players.

Christine Sinclair, captain of the national women’s team, is the star attraction at the Allstate High Performance Soccer Clinic on Oct. 310 more words

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Stu Cowan: Canadian soccer star Rhian Wilkinson's goal is to inspire others

There really is something special about the power of an Olympic medal.

Rhian Wilkinson has two of them as a member of the Canadian women’s soccer team at both the London and Rio Olympics. 942 more words


A litany of the good, the bad and the most memorable moments of the Rio Olympic Games


And, we’re off

Despite huge cuts to its production budget due to the state’s financial crisis, the opening ceremony for Rio 2016 still managed to dazzle, telling the story of Brazil and its people while making an overt pitch for environmentalism straight out of an episode of The Nature of Things. 2,053 more words


2016 Olympic Blog: Day 14

All eyes were on the track today to see what is believed to be Usain Bolt’s final Olympic event, and he did not disappoint. With a time that breaks the 2016 record at 37.27 seconds, Bolt led the Jamaican team to a first-place finish, completing another trifecta of medal wins at Rio.  565 more words


Determined Canada in Rio back on the Olympic soccer podium

Sometimes a bronze medal can be just as good as gold.

After overcoming the disappointment of falling short in the semifinals in women’s soccer, Canada came out on Friday and—in front of a raucous crowd at Arena Corinthians—earned a… 528 more words

Canada's women collect themselves after disappointment to seize soccer bronze medal for second straight Olympics

Twenty seconds into the Olympic women’s soccer tournament on Aug. 3, Canada had already found the back of the net, a confidence-building strike and an omen for a remarkable 16 days to come. 416 more words