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Canadians in the Summer Olympics

Canada"s athletes, victories, records, controversies, firsts and weird facts

by J. Alexander Poulton

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Published by OverTime Books in Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sportifs,
  • Biographies,
  • Canadian Participation,
  • Participation canadienne,
  • Jeux olympiques,
  • Olympics,
  • Jeux paralympiques,
  • Athletes,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references: p. 188.

    StatementJ. Alexander Poulton
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV697.A1 P68 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p. ;
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26634767M
    ISBN 101897277334
    ISBN 109781897277331
    OCLC/WorldCa213400254

      The Australian Olympic committee (AOC), meanwhile, has told its athletes to prepare to compete in the Olympics in the northern-hemisphere summer of Olympics postponement to . This story was originally titled "A perfect 10" in the October issue. Subscribe to Canadian Living today and never miss an issue! Athletes across the country are gearing up for top level competitions around the world, including the Olympic Games next summer in Beijing and the Winter Olympics right here in Canada.

    Canadian canoeists Harvey Charters and Frank Saker also won silver in the C-2 10,m and bronze in the C-2 m. Canada won silver in the debut of men’s basketball, losing to the United States in the gold medal game. That would be Canada’s last medal in a summer team sport until London With the Winter Olympics underway in South Korea, just about 50 per cent of Canadians said they are actually interested in the Pyeongchang Games, according to an Ipsos poll.

    Canada said Sunday it won't send athletes to the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic, and Australia told its athletes to prepare for the event to be. The biennial World Aquatics Championships includes swimming, diving, water polo, artistic swimming and high diving competition over 17 days. Canada will send 31 swimmers, 10 divers, a pair of high.


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