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1998 Nagano: Sandra Schmirler

On skates and skis and snowboards, Canadians are nothing short of spectacular. From cocky snowboarder Ross Rebagliati to shy speed skater Gaétan Boucher to prairie girl Sandra Schmirler, Canada has groomed some of the finest winter athletes to take the world stage. CBC Archives presents a selection of Canada's golden winter Olympians.

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Team Schmirler prepares for the Olympics.
Medium: Television
Program: CBC News
Broadcast Date: Feb. 4, 1998
Guest(s): Glenna Frizzell, Joan McCusker, Sandra Schmirler
Reporter: Paul Dederick
Duration: 6:28

Last updated: January 17, 2013

Page consulted on September 10, 2014

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