Mark Ideson: Once an athlete always an athlete

Inspiration

Mark Ideson: Once an athlete always an athlete

'Considering where the journey began, winning a gold medal was beyond my wildest dreams,' says Canadian wheelchair curler

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Steve Podborski: A downhill daredevil’s surprising 2nd act

Breakthroughs

Elfi Schlegel: Nadia Comaneci and her Olympic perfection changed my life

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Mandy Bujold: A special man made my challenging journey worthwhile

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Penny just needs to be Penny

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Meet Justin Kripps: One of Canada’s greenest athletes

Best Day Ever

Benoit Huot: Lessons for my 13-year-old self

Beating the Odds

Monique Sullivan sees beauty — and madness — in what athletes put themselves through

Best Day Ever

Lizanne Murphy: I want to be remembered as the ultimate teammate

Beating the Odds

Kate Van Buskirk has paid a heavy price in her Olympic pursuit

Beating the Odds

Denny Morrison: Things I learned from my younger self

Inspiration

Perfect unison: Never underestimate the power of a team

Best Day Ever

Alysia Rissling: I enjoy throwing myself down an icy chute

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Evan Dunfee: My craft has value and it deserves respect

Beating the Odds

Skating worlds left Eric Radford weakened — not broken

Beating the Odds

Believe it or not, there is a skill to managing your fear

Beating the Odds

Brad Gushue gave St. John’s a party it will never forget

Inspiration

Ryan Cochrane: It’s time to say goodbye to swimming

Beating the Odds

A tragic beginning ignited Mark Arendz’s drive to overcome all obstacles

Beating the Odds

Hugo Barrette escapes death, lives to race again

Beating the Odds

At his lowest, Adam van Koeverden uses conversation to cope

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Kaillie Humphries: ‘I’m proud of my body’

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Sprinter Brendon Rodney declares love for his superwoman

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Shocking death of teammate inspires sprinter to #FinishlikeBarnaby

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Monique Sullivan’s new partner brings friendship, fierce competition

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Sekou Kaba still grateful to stranger who rescued him from bullies

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Miah-Marie Langlois celebrates her Canadian pride in Russia

Beating the Odds

Catriona Le May Doan felt the power of the Olympic spirit years after gold medals

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1 on 1: Anthony Bennett shows Andre De Grasse the keys to success

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Elladj Balde finds roots, happiness on trip to Africa

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Tracey Ferguson: Gold medals don’t define me

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Trevor Hirschfield: My dad, the one-man pit crew

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Ryan Cochrane: Randy Bennett made me a better man