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Rick Zamperin: Virtue and Moir the perfect choice for Canadian flag-bearers

Carrying the Canadian flag into the opening ceremonies of an Olympic Games is an incredible honour.

Just ask the 46 people who have done it since pole vaulter Ed Archibald became the first athlete to be given the task in 1908 in London, England. 304 more words


Ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir will carry Canadian flag at Pyeongchang Olympics

OTTAWA — Not since Kurt Browning at the 1994 Lillehammer Games has a figure skater carried the Canadian flag into an opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics. 445 more words


Virtue & Moir to lead Team Canada as PyeongChang 2018 flag bearers

Scott Moir skated off the ice at Sochi 2014 draped in a Canadian flag.

In just a couple of weeks, he and Tessa Virtue, his ice dance partner of 20 years, will carry the maple leaf into the  1,098 more words

2018 Winter Olympics: Scott Moir, Tessa Virtue named Canada’s flag bearers for PyeongChang opening ceremony

Figure skating pair Scott Moir and Tessa Virtue will be Canada’s flag bearers, leading Team Canada into the Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium for the opening ceremonies of the… 499 more words


Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir come out on top during final national appearance

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir captured their eighth Canadian figure skating title on Saturday, in their final appearance in the event.

Virtue and Moir brought the crowd to its feet with their sensual skate to music from… 154 more words


Sports History Chronicle World Team of the Year 2017 is Zenit Kazan Volleyball Club

My shortlist for the World Team of the Year includes these notable performances.

Rachel Homan skipped her Canadian team to victory in the world curling championships and became the first team to win the title without losing a match in the tournament.  481 more words

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