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.
 
 
  • Kevin Koe sweeps into Olympics in thrilling fashion

    Kevin Koe sweeps into Olympics in thrilling fashion
    ... - they're all from different parts of the country. And so perhaps it's fitting they'll represent Canada at the Olympics. Through all of their curling adventures, Kevin Koe, Marc Kennedy, Brent Laing and Ben Hebert found each other and joined forces ...
  • Luke Gregerson, Cardinals agree to $11 million, 2-year deal

    Luke Gregerson, Cardinals agree to $11 million, 2-year deal
    ... 45 minutes before the original scheduled start. "I am extremely disappointed but my biggest goal this season is the Olympics." The American won the downhill title at the 2010 Vancouver Games but missed the 2014 Sochi Games because of injury. Vonn ...
  • Auston Matthews out for Maple Leafs' game against Oilers

    Auston Matthews out for Maple Leafs' game against Oilers
    Toronto star forward Auston Matthews was held out of the Maple Leafs' game Sunday night game because of an upper-body injury. SportsPulse: USA TODAY NHL columnist Kevin Allen discusses what the American roster would look like with NHL players for the Olympics.
  • A snowboarding legend mentors the next generation of riders - while still trying to beat them

    A snowboarding legend mentors the next generation of riders - while still trying to beat them
    ... Clark and 17-year-old Kim will face each other perhaps for a final time in the halfpipe finals at the PyeongChang Olympics in February. "I was 8, at my home mountain in Mammoth [California]," Kim recalled recently. "She was standing right in front ...
  • Lindsey Vonn Injured, Gut Crashes at St Moritz

    Lindsey Vonn Injured, Gut Crashes at St Moritz
    ... walked the few meters to the car with great difficulty. With two months to go before the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, Vonn said on Twitter that she had "an acute facet (spinal joint) dysfunction" but said she might still compete in Sunday's race ...