Archive | June, 2006

Gerhard Urain is New Nordic Race Director at Fischer

June 30, 2006 – Gerhard Urain (AUT) has been chosen as the new Nordic Race Director at Fischer. The former world-class Austrian cross country skier this week signed a contract with the Upper Austrian … READ MORE →

Job Offer – Personal Trainer/Kinesiologist

June 27, 2006 – Company Overview: PREMIER FITNESS Inc. is a fast and ever growing health and fitness organization which consists of Premier Fitness and Mademoiselle Fitness and Day Spa. We currently have over 1, … READ MORE →

Olympic Dream Spurs Women Ski Jumpers To Fly Farther

June 23, 2006 – Having a possible chance to see women’s ski jumping included in the 2010 Olympics, and be part of that pioneering move for their sport, will spur them to re-dedicate themselves and … READ MORE →

Bell Canada Supports Paralympic Athletes

Canada's leading telecommunications company renews partnership with CPC

June 22, 2006 – Bell Canada will continue its support of Canadian Paralympic teams through 2008, 2010 and 2012, as well as for the 2007, 2009 and 2011 Para Pan-American Games. This is part of … READ MORE →

Royal Canadian Mint To Produce Medals and Coins For Van 2010

June 21, 2006 – The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) is pleased to announce the Royal Canadian Mint as an Official Supporter in the Minting of Circulation, Precious … READ MORE →

USSA Nominates First Women’s Ski Jumping Team

June 19, 2006 – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association, on the heels of an International Ski Federation decision adding women’s ski jumping to the 2009 World Championships, will name men and women to its … READ MORE →

Vancouver 2010 Responds To Worksite Accident Near Whistler

June 13, 2006 – The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) issued the following response to news of a tragic accident today south of Whistler, BC on the access … READ MORE →

Canadian Olympic Committee Announces 2006 Carol Anne Letheren Leadership and Sport Scholarship Recipient

June 12, 2006 – The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and the Carol Anne Letheren Foundation (CALF) announced today that Kelsey Campbell of Maple Ridge, British Columbia is the recipient of the 2006 Carol Anne Letheren … READ MORE →

Haywood Report: Top 5 Preparations to be Great

June 11, 2006 – Like the title? It was a toss-up between that one and “Sculpt Your Abs,” as Sean Crooks suggested. Perhaps Drew Goldsack will tackle that one in his update next week. … READ MORE →

US Nordic Combiners Love Steamboat’s New Plastic At Howelsen

June 10, 2006 – U.S. nordic combined skiers opened their preseason training this week with their first jumps of the summer on the 75-meter jump at Howelsen Hill, which was carpeted with all-weather plastic late … READ MORE →

Vancouver 2010 To Issue Quarterly Reports

June 7, 2006 – As part of a commitment to public transparency and accountability, the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games will begin issuing financial reports on a quarterly basis, … READ MORE →

USSA Names New COO

June 7, 2006 – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) has named Richard Coe as its new chief operating officer, according to USSA President and CEO Bill Marolt. Coe will replace Bill Gorton who … READ MORE →

June Declared National Athletic Therapy Month

June 5, 2006 – The Canadian Athletic Therapists Association (CATA) has announced that for the first time in Canada, June will be declared as Athletic Therapy Month. Certified athletic therapists nationwide will be communicating the … READ MORE →

COC and RBC Announce Canadian Olympic School Program Winners

June 2, 2006 – The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and Premier National Partner, RBC Financial Group, recently announced the eight schools selected as the grand prize winners of the Canadian Olympic School Program. “We are … READ MORE →

Beckie Scott Makes Appearance In St. John’s Tomorrow

June 1, 2006 – Beckie Scott strides into St. John’s to help grow Cross-Country Skiing in Newfoundland What: Canadian cross-country ski legend Beckie Scott, an Olympic gold and silver medallist, and icon for … READ MORE →