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Boyles a champion at every level

As part of their 50th anniversary celebration, the University of Calgary Dinos athletic department trusted me enough to write profiles about each inductee into the Dinos Hall of Fame, Class of 2017.  1,192 more words

Sports

Olympic gold medalist Bruny Surin guest hosts Global News Morning in Montreal

Bruny Surin, Canadian record co-holder for the men’s 100 metre sprint, joined Global’s Laura Casella and Kim Sullivan to guest host Global News Morning Friday. 384 more words

News

Friday Fame…remember my name! ;) Exciting Stuff!

Friday Fame Again! Excited to see my pancake day tweet, that featured my home baked fruity pancakes, flipping liked by none other than the GB Short Track Speed Skater… 40 more words

London Blog

Aphrodite

Every woman has a little bit of Aphrodite in her. Aphrodite is the Olympian goddess of Love, beauty, desire, pleasure, and procreation. She is also known as Venus, Afrodite, and Aphrogeneia (the foam born). 318 more words

Empowered

Mismatched exhibition fights.

Now you know what I find odd? (I won’t say what “grinds my gears” because I do not have any emotional reaction to it one way or another). 317 more words

Eric Liddell, the Record Breaking Olympian Who Kept Hope Alive in a Japanese Prison Camp

The Scotsman Eric Liddell is best remembered for his sporting accomplishments from the 1981 film that dramatized them, Chariots of Fire. However, his recor…

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20th Century