2010 Winter- All the news about the 2010 Winter Olympics held in Vancouver BC

 
 

 
 

  • Spirit of 2010 NEWS
  • Opportunity knocks for disabled athletes at Kamloops Games

    Opportunity knocks for disabled athletes at Kamloops Games
    KAMLOOPS ? The Kamloops Legacy Performance Games will include disability sports, thanks to provincial government funding.
  • Community sport programs receive government funding boost

    Community sport programs receive government funding boost
    VICTORIA ? Twenty-one B.C. communities will benefit from government grants geared to the development of local sport programs, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development Bill Bennett announced today.
  • Government provides $1 million for literacy outreach

    Government provides $1 million for literacy outreach
    VANCOUVER ? The B.C. government is providing Decoda Literacy Solutions with a $1 million grant to support the organization?s literacy outreach programs in communities throughout British Columbia.
  • Government announces new sport funding for northern B.C.

    Government announces new sport funding for northern B.C.
    PRINCE GEORGE ? In the midst of a Prince George community celebration marking two years until the 2015 Canada Winter Games, Prince George-Valemount MLA Shirley Bond and Prince George-Mackenzie MLA Pat Bell announced a $390,000 Northern Sport Strategy.
  • B.C. MLAs count down to 2015 Canada Winter Games

    B.C. MLAs count down to 2015 Canada Winter Games
    VICTORIA ? Wearing commemorative scarves bearing the insignia of the 2015 Canada Winter Games, British Columbia MLAs gathered on the steps of the Parliament Buildings in Victoria to mark the two-year point until the Games open in Prince George.
 
 
  • Could video games be the key to athletic success?

    Could video games be the key to athletic success?
    ... says." "For me it's a no-brainer. Of course it translates," says CalvA , who after a disappointing finish at Vancouver 2010 saw her ranking jump from th to sixth in the world with the help of NeuroTracker. "If I'm on [the game] and lose my ...
  • Women make their mark in sport's executive suites

    Women make their mark in sport's executive suites
    ... in terms of executive directors and CEOs we're just under 40 per cent in the COC membership," Smith said from her Vancouver legal office. "Right now all of us are very much on the same page on where we'd like to see sports go. We all believe and ...
  • How I became a fan of the Winnipeg Jets

    How I became a fan of the Winnipeg Jets
    ... but it wasnt the same and eventually after their first couple of season I lost interest. I followed Canada in the Olympics and Vancouver with Moose players but I missed Winnipeg Jets hockey. When the announcement was made that they're were coming ...
  • Kesler calls Game 6 loss to Nashville the 'toughest' of his career

    Kesler calls Game 6 loss to Nashville the 'toughest' of his career
    He was on the United States team that lost to Canada in the gold-medal game of the 2010 Winter Olympics. He was on the Vancouver Canucks team that lost to the Boston Bruins in Game 7 of the 2011 Stanley Cup Final.
  • Why I'm a fan of the Winnipeg Jets

    Why I'm a fan of the Winnipeg Jets
    ... making his move. He weaved and dodged his way through the neutral zone - red line and all- leaving a flurry of Vancouver Canucks defenders in his wake. He stepped but two feet inside the blue line painted on the oppositions' side of the ice and ...