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Sport Participation Legacy and the Olympic Games: The Case of Sydney 2000, London 2012, and Rio 2016

Reis, A. C., Frawley, S., Hodgetts, D., Thomson, A., & Hughes, K. (2017). Sport Participation Legacy and the Olympic Games: The Case of Sydney 2000, London 2012, and Rio 2016. 152 more words

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Fortney: Ross Rebagliati turns Olympic fame into 'pot' of gold

He was Canada’s first gold medallist at the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, the first male athlete to ever win Olympic snowboarding gold.

In any other situation, Ross Rebagliati would have been fielding sponsorship offers in the millions of dollars. 632 more words

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Olympic champion Justin Rose set for Irish Open


Olympic Champion Justin Rose has added his name to the list of world-class stars lining up to play in the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open Hosted by the Rory Foundation at Portstewart Golf Club from July 6-9. 520 more words

Golf

Calgary council renames northwest park to honour longest-serving councillor

Former 10-term Calgary alderman Dale Hodges beamed Monday when city council surprised him with the news a northwest park would be renamed in his honour. 333 more words

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Canadian midfielder, Saskatoon native Kaylyn Kyle retires from international soccer after 101 caps

TORONTO — Midfielder Kaylyn Kyle, who won 101 caps for Canada and a bronze medal at the London Olympics, has retired from international soccer.

The 28-year-old from Saskatoon made the announcement via social media, calling it a bittersweet day. 299 more words

Sports