Canada's women's hockey team keeps relentless pace
Personal sacrifices the theme for defending gold medallists
They've been at the top for quite some time, but the cost of maintaining their elite status has been steep.
Team Canada's women's hockey team — the defending Olympic gold medallists — was in Calgary on Monday for some on-ice workouts and preparations for the 2014 Sochi Olympics, and The National's Peter Armstrong examines the sacrifices the players have had to make in their personal lives.
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