Digital Archives | Feb 21, 1992 | 4:25

The legacy of the Crazy Canucks lives on

At the late Dave Murray's ski camp, Canadians learn the tricks of the trade.

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Digital Archives - Crazy Canucks: Irwin tumbles, Read winsJan 18, 1980 | 0:56Digital Archives Crazy Canucks: Irwin tumbles, Read wins Video
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Digital Archives - Gold medal-winning women skiers: Heggtveit, Greene-Raine and KreinerFeb 12, 1988 | 18:45Digital Archives Gold medal-winning women skiers: Heggtveit, Greene-Raine and Kreiner Audio
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