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  • Palace Resorts to stage ice skating spectacular at Cancun Moon Palace
    Palace Resorts to stage ice skating spectacular at Cancun Moon Palace
    Guests at Palace Resorts’ Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort in Cancun will get a big surprise if they’re staying there over the year-end holidays: a world-class ice skating show, right on the property. What’s more, Palace Resorts...
  • Start Canoeing: It Is Fun And Inexpesive
    World champion canoeist Etienne Stott speaks out about the wonders of canoeing
    World champion canoeist Etienne Stott speaks out about the wonders of canoeingIn an interview on May 13, 2014 with journalist Edward Greenland of OutdoorsMagic, Olympic canoeing gold medalist Etienne Stott offers five reasons to go canoeing. Stott...
  • Canada keeps gold medal
    Canada ends Olympics with another shutout, hockey gold medal
    The Canadian and Swedish hockey teams were fitting Olympic gold medal finalists on Feb. 23. Since Canada and Sweden won the last two Olympic hockey gold medals, the 2014 finale served as a tiebreaker. Yet the tie was broken rather decisively by...
  • Finland blows USA out for bronze
    U.S. hockey team exits Olympics with no goals or medals
    The U.S. Olympic men's hockey team still had a chance to salvage something on Feb. 22. Although the U.S. suffered an ugly end to its gold medal dreams on Feb. 21 against Canada, the bronze medal and some national pride was still in reach...
  • Canada celebrates over U.S. again
    U.S. suffers latest heartbreaking Olympic hockey loss to Canada by 1-0
    The U.S. Olympic hockey team had its day of reckoning against Canada on Feb. 21. While the U.S. didn't face Canada in an Olympic gold medal game again, their semifinal battle had all the stakes and statements of a championship game. Yet...
  • Julie Chu: Olympic ice hockey champion to carry flag at closing ceremony
    Julie Chu: Olympic ice hockey champion to carry flag at closing ceremony
    Julie Chu will be carrying the United States flag at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics closing ceremony on Sunday. The forward for the silver medal winning women's ice hockey team was chosen for the honor by her teammates. According to the...
  • Lundqvist, Sweden first to reach gold medal game
    Sweden awaits U.S. or Canada for Olympic gold after beating Finland
    The USA-Canada Olympic hockey semifinal has all the buzz on Feb. 21. However, the U.S. and Canada are only two of four ice hockey teams playing in the semifinal round. While the Americans and Canadians hog the spotlight, Sweden and Finland were...
  • Poulin, Canada stun U.S. women for gold
    Canada stuns America with women's gold medal rally
    The U.S. and Canada's Olympic hockey rivalry doesn't just apply to the men, as their women's teams proved on Feb. 20. A day before the U.S. and Canada were set to play a mere men's hockey semifinal, the women of Team USA and Team...
  • Russians beaten on home ice
    Finland ends Russia's Olympic run on its own soil
    The Russian Olympic hockey team had high hopes before facing Finland in the quarterfinals on Feb. 19. Reaching the Olympic medal round was the least the Russians could do in front of their home fans, who were dreaming of gold ever since Sochi was...
  • Kessel, Americans to do or die
    U.S. hockey team starts do-or-die part of Olympics against Czechs
    The U.S. hockey team has mostly had it easy in the Olympics so far. However, the Olympics will really start for the U.S. and the other top hockey teams in the world on Feb. 19. With the preliminary round over, it is now do or die for the next...
  • Kessel racks up Olympic hat trick
    U.S. hockey gets to take it easy over Slovenia
    The U.S. hockey team could have had a hard time against Slovenia on Feb. 16. After the U.S. won their latest classic Olympic hockey duel with Russia on Feb. 15, getting itself up to face Slovenia 24 hours later might have become harder than it...
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    Wild reach Olympic break in a good place
    With last night's 3-2 overtime win over the Nashville Predators the Wild have reached the three-week Olympic break in good shape in terms of the Western Conference playoff picture. The Wild have 69 points and currently lead the Western...
  • "Deadly blasts in Russian city"
    Terrorists may be toughest opponent at Winter Olympics
    Now that Russian President Vladimir Putin has officially welcomed gays to next month’s Winter Olympics in Sochi, a larger and more threatening attendance situation is surfacing — how to keep terrorists out.Tensions began to escalate...
  • XXII Olympic Winter Games - Olympics history
    XXII Olympic Winter Games - Olympics history
    In the previous segment, XXII Olympic Winter Games - Sochi and Prometheus, we considered the Prometheus myth, how it pertains to the Olympics and why it is centered in Sochi.Let us now consider Olympics history in general.There is a reason why in...
  • XXII Olympic Winter Games - Sochi and Prometheus
    XXII Olympic Winter Games - Sochi and Prometheus
    The Olympics have opening and closing ceremonies, which have become quite spectacular, and they leave the impression that they are just fun time party atmospheres for the point of the games; the athletic competitions.Yet, these are rituals in...