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Manuela Di Centa: An Italian Ski-Legend claims 5 medals in Lillehammer | Legends Live on

Manuela Di Centa: An Italian Ski-Legend claims 5 medals in Lillehammer | Legends Live on

What Manuela achieved at Lillehammer was incredible and perhaps unrepeatable. I wouldn’t have achieved it if I had not believed since I was a child, that girls like me who love cross-country skiing, could achieve great things in sport. Following Lillehammer, Manuela has left a historic and indelible mark as an athlete and as a …

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Curling at PyeongChang 2018 – Team Canada // Curling à PyeongChang 2018 – Équipe Canada

There is a lot of attention to detail in curling. There’s a lot of nuances in the sport. It’s much like hockey. I mean, you’re team Canada and you are curling so you’re expected to do well, so there’s a lot of inherent pressure. It’s a challenging game, both mentally and physically. There’s so many …

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Cross country skiing at PyeongChang 2018 – Team Canada // Ski de fond à PyeongChang 2018

Cross country skiing at PyeongChang 2018 – Team Canada // Ski de fond à PyeongChang 2018

Cross-country skiing is a very painful sport. In a race, your muscles are burning, your legs are burning, abs are burning, but we’ve trained ourselves to push through this pain. To be representing Canada and the Yukon this year at the Olympics with two of my teammates from my same hometown Whitehorse, it’s really quite …

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Alpine Skiing at PyeongChang 2018 – Team Canada // Ski alpin à PyeongChang 2018

Alpine Skiing at PyeongChang 2018 – Team Canada // Ski alpin à PyeongChang 2018

I think the best way to describe is really just stick your head out your car window when you’re going really fast. 130 kilometres an hour feels actually fairly safe, it’s 150, 155, that feels very uncertain. We have a good team. We’re putting in more effort. We’re all developing quite quickly and we have …

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The Legend of the Crazy Canucks Olympic Alpine Skiing Team | On the Line

The Legend of the Crazy Canucks Olympic Alpine Skiing Team | On the Line

From 1975 to 1984, the Crazy Canucks defined what it meant to be the best in the world, mostly in downhill, but it defined it because they were individuals who worked together, who pushed each other, who encouraged and empowered each other to beat whatever came their way, regardless of the size of the team, …

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How Tina Maze became a sports icon in Skiing | Legends Live On

How Tina Maze became a sports icon in Skiing | Legends Live On

She always had fabulous technique. She had a natural gift for gliding. Tina is the strongest yet the most fragile athlete in modern downhill skiing. My career was like a roller-coaster, I would say. There’ll never be anybody like Tina, for the next 200 years. (LEGENDS LIVE ON) (CRNA NA KOROSKEM) Skiing in Crna is …