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American Airlines

.... also introduced several television spots during the February Olympic Games; these .... Barringer, a Canadian company, based on trace-detection technology makes use ....

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Sandra Schmirler

Who would have guessed that the youngest child of Art and Shirley Schmirler would be the first Canadian women's skip to win Canada's first Olympic Gold medal ....

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anabolic steroids against

.... in. Ben Johnson, a sprinter for the Canadian Olympic team, was expected to peak at the 1988 Olympics in Seoul, South Korea. He was ....

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Doping Moral Dilemma

Doping Moral Dilemma. The Eric Lamaze case poses an interesting dilemma to the Canadian Olympic Committee. In a state of panic resulting ....

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holocaust

.... taken down in the late summer in preparation for the 1936 Olympic Games in .... British, Canadian, American, and French troops also freed prisoners from the camps. ....

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Assimilation, the Way of Surviving

.... He is depicted as the future Olympic star for Canadian swimming team (MB 48 and 71). Lisa's father, Albert, is well educated and once worked as an accountant. ....

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The Demise of the White Athlete

.... A white male toeing the line at an Olympic 100 meter final .... Laval City University in Quebec, did a comparison between a population of French-Canadian Whites and ....

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Bust Loose! Holidays

.... Holidays is 100% Canadian owned, with their headquarters located in Calgary .... which include organized beach volleyball tournaments, Fiesta Olympic beach activities ....

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Athletes A Century Apart

.... from the early 1900s to the late 1920s, becoming an Olympic star by .... The Canadian government donated half of the Northwest Territory to the Inuit Natives of ....

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Anabolic Steroids

Anabolic Steroid Use in the Olympics Canadian track star Ben Johnson was denied .... To date, the International Olympic Committee has barred the use of seventeen ....

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All about Basketball

.... who led the movement for inclusion of basketball in the Olympic Games in .... Any other interesting facts James Naismith, a Canadian, invented basketball in 1891. ....

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snowboarding and history

.... snowboard began to appear in some sports magazines and on American and Canadian TV .... piece of equipment, from a sport for trouble makers to an Olympic event, from ....

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Olympic Games Still Capture Gold

.... A Canadian who was not caught in Olympic fever at this time, who did not feel a certain national pride, was simply not a true Canadian. ....

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Drugs and athletes

.... The most famous suspension for steroid use was, a Canadian sprinter, Ben Johnson. .... Testing is routine in international and Olympic competitions. ....

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RMS Titanic

.... Ismay, and White Star Line planned to build three giant ships (Olympic, Titanic, and .... Titanic was discovered in 1986 by Canadian scientist, Dr. Robert Ballard. ....

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The PerformanceEnhancing Drug Controversy

.... Should the IOC (International Olympic Committee) take the gold medal away from .... of cheating in the Olympics by taking banned substances is Canadian Ben Johnson. ....

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Chemically wrong

.... Ben Johnson, Canadian track star, ran in the 1988 Olympic Games and broke his own record with a time of 9.79 seconds in the 100 meter. ....

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History of Hockey in Canada

.... Olympic hockey is one of the most popular events at the Winter Olympics. .... The Canadian always won until the Golden Era of hockey came. ....

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Has the Sport Left Sports

.... In the Olympic games all athletes are scanned for banned substances unlike amateur .... like the BC junior "A" hockey association and the Canadian College athletics ....

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Is The Olympics Good for the

.... For instance one of the Olympic stadiums from the Calgary Olympics is frequently .... Once in Toronto, many visitors will also realize how much Canadian money they ....

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Sports Medicine

.... An example of the enforcement of steroid restrictions is Ben Johnson, the Canadian sprinter who lost his Olympic Gold medal in the 100 meters after testing ....

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Is Canada Losing the Game of Hockey to the Rest of the World

.... single person down there was having an amazing time, and showing the true Canadian spirit .... It was the fact that Team Canada had not won an Olympic gold metal in ....

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James Naismith

.... As they grew and matured they were given guns to hunt deer and Canadian lynx .... at the 1936 Berlin Olympics when the sport was included in the Olympic program for ....

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Drugs in Sport: The Changing Face

When Canadian Sprinter Ben Johnson tested positive for using the banned anabolic steroid stanzolol after he won gold in the 100m at the 1988 Seoul Olympic Games ....

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Positive Effects of Television on Sport

.... This interest in hockey provides fans with a sense of pride for the Canadian game and viewers could continue to watch hockey after the Olympic Games were over ....

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Drugs in Sport

.... the Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld the International Olympic Committee's( IOC .... the headlines was when in 1988 at the Seoul Olympics, Canadian sprinter Ben ....

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Lacrosse

.... The Canadian rules were brought into the US Amateur Lacrosse Association in 1879. .... It was an Olympic sport at St. Louis in 1904 and at London in 1908. ....

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Hockey Culture

.... world championships as well as appearing in the last two Olympic Winter Games. .... Second, the Canadian hockey culture consists of the vast majority of the country ....

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¢Steroids; Unfair and Unhealthy¢

.... A Canadian sprinter was stripped of his gold medal during the 1988 Summer Olympic Games because of the sign of steroid use shown in his urine¢ (Wadler and ....

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Drug Use In Amatuer Sports

.... and blood sugar level.¢ (IOC, p.2) This means that if an Olympic runner was .... Silken Laumann, a Canadian rower at the Pan American games had a hefty cold a few ....

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