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Youth Olympics: Benjamin Churchill Canada's flag-bearer at opening ceremony

The opening ceremony for the Winter Youth Olympics was held today in Lillehammer, Norway, with Benjamin Churchill filling the role of flag-bearer for Team Canada.

Canadian team features 54 athletes

From the 2016 Youth Olympic Games Opening Ceremony 21:12

The opening ceremony for the Winter Youth Olympics was held Friday in Lillehammer, Norway, with biathlete Benjamin Churchill leading Team Canada as flag-bearer. 

54 Canadian athletes are competing in the Games, which run from Feb. 12-21.

Click on the video player above to watch footage from the ceremony. 

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