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  • Ashley Wagner
    Opining on Grand Prix Final (part 1): Wagner comes back, Tuktamysheva brilliant
    The Grand Prix Final this past weekend in Barcelona saw a slate of thrilling programs - it was certainly the highlight of the season so far, and as expected, because these are the best skaters in the world so far this season.Videos/Play-by...
  • Meagan Duhamel/Eric Radford
    2014 Grand Prix Final play-by-play/videos/results: Pairs free skate
    It certainly pays off to have the most difficult free skate in the world, as World bronze medalists Meagan Duhamel/Eric Radford found out over the weekend with their convincing win at the Grand Prix Final. They hit a throw quad salchow to widen...
  • Yuzuru Hanyu
    2014 Grand Prix Final play-by-play/videos/results: Men's free skate
    It's been a challenging season so far for Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu, but he turned it all around at the 2014 Grand Prix Final, winning it by a margin of almost 35 points over home favorite Javier Fernandez. Fernandez recovered from a poor...
  • Crosby has the mumps
    Crosby has the mumps
    According to the Associated Press on Sunday, Canadian Olympic gold medalist Sidney Crosby of Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia has been diagnosed with the mumps. Crosby, who plays for the Pittsburgh Penguins, is one of 14 players in the National Hockey...
  • Gushue wins 2014 Canadian Open
    Gushue wins 2014 Canadian Open
    According to Don Landry of Yahoo! Sportson Sunday, Canadian Olympic gold medalist Brad Gushue of St. John's, Newfoundland has skipped his team to a second grand slam title on the World Curling Tour for the 2014-15 curling season. Gushue's...
  • Ancient Korea
    Taekwondo and the Sport of Martial Arts
    As the popularity of Taekwondo has grown worldwide, it is important to understand the separation of the art as a sport and as a martial art. As a supporter of both styles, one cannot argue the fact in which the impact of sport Taekwondo (TKD) has...
  • Hamelin wins men's 1000m short track speed skating event in China
    Hamelin wins men's 1000m short track speed skating event in China
    According to Eurosport, Canadian Olympic gold medalist Charles Hamelin of Levis, Quebec won a gold medal on Sunday in the men's 1000m World Cup short track speed skating event in Shanghai, China. It was an extremely successful weekend for the...
  • Edney wins historic World Cup luge gold in Calgary
    Edney wins historic World Cup luge gold in Calgary
    According to Yahoo! Sports on Saturday, Samuel Edney of Calgary made Canadian sports history by becoming the first Canadian man ever to win a World Cup men's luge event. Edney posted a winning time of 46.146 seconds to win the World Cup at...
  • Canadians win gold at ISU Grand Prix in Barcelona
    Canadians win gold at ISU Grand Prix in Barcelona
    According to the International Skating Unionon Saturday, Canada came away with two gold medals in the 2014 International Skating Union Grand Prix Final in Barcelona, Spain. Eric Radford of Balmertown, Ontario and Meagan Duhamel of Lively, Ontario...
  • Canadian lugers win three medals at World Cup in Calgary
    Canadian lugers win three medals at World Cup in Calgary
    According to Donna Spencer of the Canadian Press on Friday, team Canada won three medals at a World Cup luge competition at Canada Olympic Park in Calgary. Alex Gough of Calgary won a silver medal in the women's luge competition, followed by...
  • Julia Lipnitskaia
    2014 Grand Prix Final play-by-play/videos/results: Ladies free skate
    The ladies free skate was a great juxtaposition to Thursday's short programs at the 2014 Grand Prix Final, with a number of superb skates that culminated in a clean and dynamic performance from Elizaveta Tuktamysheva, who took the title over...
  • Vathje wins skeleton silver in World Cup debut
    Vathje wins skeleton silver in World Cup debut
    According to the Associated Press on Friday, Elisabeth Vathje of Calgary, Alberta won a silver medal in her World Cup skeleton debut at Lake Placid, New York. Vathje, who is only 20 years old, won the middle podium position spot despite the fact...
  • Humphries addresses the media after winning 2014 Lou Marsh Trophy
    Humphries addresses the media after winning 2014 Lou Marsh Trophy
    According to Kerry Gillespie of the Toronto Staron Thursday, Kaillie Humphries of Calgary, Alberta won the 2014 Lou Marsh Trophy awarded to the top Canadian athlete of the year. Humphries won a gold medal for Canada at the 2014 Olympic Winter...
  • Yuzuru Hanyu
    2014 Grand Prix Final play-by-play/videos/results: Men's short program
    It was a bit of a sloppy affair for the men's short program today at the 2014 Grand Prix Final in Barcelona, Spain. It all ended with Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu taking the lead. Even with a fall on his combination, Hanyu still racked up...
  • Kaitlyn Weaver/Andrew Poje
    2014 Grand Prix Final videos/results: Short dance, free dance
    The free dance took place on Saturday at the 2014 Grand Prix Final, and it was Canada's Kaitlyn Weaver/Andrew Poje who was the class of the field once again, taking the title easily over Americans Madison Chock/Evan Bates.The battle for the...