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The countdown to Pyeongchang is on

It's less than one year until the 2018 Pyeongchang Games and the excitement is building. Take a look at how the host nation and Canadian athletes are getting ready for the Olympics.

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There is less than one year until the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Games begin!  

Athletes are also getting set for the Winter Games. Bobsleigh star Kaillie Humphries is hoping Pyeongchang will mark a three-peat as she shows off her hardware from past Olympics.

Figure skater Kaetlyn Osmond used her #TBT to reminisce about the good times had at the Sochi 2014 Games.

Turns out Pyeongchang is more than just snow and ice! Speed skater Ivanie Blondin snapped this photo before competing at the world single distances championships this weekend.

Do you have plans for next February? Meagan Duhamel does! She and pairs partner Eric Radford are planning to rock the maple leaf for another Olympic appearance.

Get pumped, Canada!

Think you know Pyeongchang? Test your knowledge by taking our trivia quiz to see if you're ready for the Games.


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