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Rising From Ashes

Two worlds collide when cycling legend Jock Boyer moves to Rwanda to help the first Rwandan National Cycling Team in their six year journey to compete in the Olympic Games in London. 369 more words

Hayley Wickenheiser was a game changer

There was no stage too big or load too heavy to shoulder for Hayley Wickenheiser.

“I think that’s probably the thing I think about her as a teammate,” said Cassie Campbell-Pascall. 811 more words

Calgary Flames

Rhian Wilkinson, Melissa Tancredi to retire after Feb. 4 game

Women’s soccer in Canada has come a heck of a long way during Rhian Wilkinson’s playing career.

She was 20 when she made her senior national team debut. 824 more words

Soccer

Calgary 2026 Olympic bid: Public will soon have its say

Calgarians will be able to have their say on a potential 2026 Olympic bid in the coming weeks after city council is provided with its first update on the work 37 people have completed with the bid exploration committee. 630 more words

Local News

Letters for Tuesday, Jan. 10

We’re not so bad after all

Re: “A carbon tax is just cleaning up after ourselves,” Bill Longstaff, Opinion, Jan. 7.

Of significance was his quotation: “Our province is the biggest gas emitter in a country that is, per capita, one of the biggest greenhouse gas emitters in the world.” 652 more words

Calgary

Qatar Airways and Qatar duty free celebrate Novak Djokovic’s second consecutive win of the Qatar 2017 ATP world tour

Golden Falcon trophy presented by sponsors Qatar Airways and Qatar Duty Free

Novak Djokovic triumphed last night to take both the Qatar ExxonMobil Men’s Open 2017 title and the Golden Falcon trophy, a victory celebrated by both Qatar Airways and Qatar Duty Free (QDF) the official sponsors of the event. 361 more words

Airline

Book Reviee #208: Olympic Collision: The Story of Mary Decker and Zola Budd


Author: Kyle Keiderling

Genre: Sports, Non Fiction

Language: English

Series, if any: NA

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press

Date of publication: 1 November 2016

No. Of pages: 370… 597 more words

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