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Petro-Canada Fuels Athletes 06/23/2017
Today’s Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) Friday athlete hits hard – it’s Wheelchair Rugby player Anthony Letourneau! Anthony got started playing Wheelchair Rugby in 2014, about a year after being injured in a hockey accident - and this year, he was named to Canada’s National Wheelchair Rugby team for the 2017/18 season! To what does he attribute his athletic success? Showing up...
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Paula Chambers
Wayne White
Looking for a fun summer sport to follow this season? It doesn’t get any faster or hard-hitting than Wheelchair Rugby! Get the goods on the history and rules of Wheelchair Rugby in this video - and then go out and catch a game near you! “Like” if you’ve ever been - or played in - a Wheelchair Rugby game.
Looking for a fun summer sport to follow this season It doesnt

Paralympic Sports A-Z: Wheelchair Rugby

Find out all you need to know about the Paralympic sport of wheelchair rugby, including the history, rules, classification and equipment. For more info go to...

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It’s Win-a-Pin Wednesday, where we pick a comment at random in the next 24 hours and that person receives a Team Canada Olympic or Paralympic pin! Today is Summer Solstice, the first official day of summer. Post a photo in the comments below and let us know what the first day of summer looks like in your part of Canada today!
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Valerie Heesen
Wheelchair Rugby trivia! True or false - there are two kinds of Wheelchair Rugby wheelchairs - offensive and defensive.
Wheelchair Rugby trivia True or false there are two kinds of Wheelchair
Patricia Morris MacDonald
Beverley Halliday
Tom Walton
Edwina Stellenboom
Olivier Belleau
Happy Father’s Day! Is your dad the outdoorsy type? What’s your favourite sports-related memory of your dad?
Happy Fathers Day Is your dad the outdoorsy type Whats your favourite
Debby Fisher
Camilla Forget
Joan Jeff
Leap into the weekend with today’s Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) Friday athlete, Athletics (High Jump) competitor Django Lovett! Django first got into track and field to improve his speed on the soccer field. He says that his first time trying the high jump, “I had a funny technique of going over the bar; it was dubbed the “Wiggle” technique. Apparently it looked as though I...
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Morley Weinberg
Andy White
Today we’re featuring another episode of @CBC Sports’ The Bond, which profiles the special bond between Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) athletes and their coaches. Today’s video features Ski Jumping athlete Natasha Bodnarchuk and her coach, Olympian Ted Bafia. Natasha and Ted talk about their relationship, the trust they’ve built between them and how the FACE™ program has...
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Natasha Bodnarchuk: I would not be the athlete I am today without my coach | The Bond

The relationship between junior Canadian ski jumper Natasha and her coach Ted Bafia is one filled with trust, understanding and respect. See how the Petro-Ca...

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For today’s #WackySportWednesday, it’s a blast from the past - penny farthing bicycles! While the “boneshakers” of old have been replaced over the years with the sleek bicycles we all ride today, some athletes just can’t resist the challenge of racing the high wheels. Check out this video and let us know - would you ever try to get up on a penny farthing bike?
For todays WackySportWednesday its a blast from the past penny farthing bicycles

Penny Farthing Racing is Still a Thing

Forget lowrider bikes, the O.G. bicyclists rode high atop penny farthings. These old-school bikes with on oversized front wheel require excellent balance, an...

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Mike Roberts
Chris Ghangis Goodayle
Write a caption for this photo!
Write a caption for this photo
Neil Kunnuk
Shawna Ray
Jenny Borsten
High jump trivia! What is the name of the high jump technique depicted in the photo below?
High jump trivia What is the name of the high jump technique depicted in the photo below
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Armstrong Charlene
Heather Stein
Today’s Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) Friday athlete packs a real punch - it’s boxer Bianca Paquin! Bianca got started in the sport when she was 12, mainly to get fit - she says “Once I got into sparring, I just fell in love with the sport and began to take it more seriously.” It turns out that Bianca took boxing VERY seriously - just six years later, she’s a 4-time Canadian...
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Michael Gaudette
Tracy Anne Baker
For today’s #TBT, check out this article from the 150 Years of Canadian Sport series! This one features a history of Canadian sport in the 1920s and the amazing Canadian athletes who competed in those early Olympic Games. Go Canada go!
For todays TBT check out this article from the 150 Years of

150 years of Canadian sport: the 1920s

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It’s Win-a-Pin Wednesday, where we pick a comment at random in the next 24 hours and that person receives a Team Canada Olympic or Paralympic pin! Today’s question is: What is your favourite sports-related movie and why? Let us know in the comments!
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Karilyn McAuley
Arlene Mantie
Boxing trivia! Which of the following is NOT a boxing term?
A) Upper cut
B) Cross-boop
C) Clinching
D) Southpaw
Boxing trivia Which of the following is NOT a boxing term
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Larry Friesen
Karen Barsky Hachborn
Hit the pool this weekend with our Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) Friday athlete, Water Polo player Alexis Reiher! Alexis, following in the footsteps of his older brother Samuel, started in the sport at age nine, playing for a local team. Then, at age 14, he was invited to join the Canadian team program in Calgary - since he loved the sport and wanted to learn English, he...
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Water Polo has been contested at every Olympic Games since Paris 1900 - check out this Beginner’s Guide to Water Polo for some background on the game and how it’s played! What do you think would be the toughest part of Water Polo?
Water Polo has been contested at every Olympic Games since Paris 1900

Olympic Water Polo - A Beginner's Guide

Australia's Bronwen Knox and Aaron Younger present a beginner's guide to the intense sport of Water Polo. Giving an insight into the games rules, physical de...

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Anne Gavel
Heather Stein
Brian Davidson
Check out this new episode of CBC Sports' The Bond, which profiles the special bond between Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE™) athletes and their coaches! Today’s video features Rowing athlete Alex Watson and his coach, Olympic legend Carol Love. Alex talks about how Carol, the toughest coach he’s ever had, inspires him and how the FACE™ grant has enabled them to train full time...
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Check out this new episode of CBC Sports The Bond which profiles

Alex Watson: “The bond between us is pretty unshakable” | The Bond

Canadian rower Alex Watson talks about how inspiring his coach and Olympic legend Carol Love is to his career. Learn how the Petro-Canada’s FACE™ grant has b...

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