Antiques Roadshow: Expert reluctant to value bronze statue and you WON’T believe why

Antiques Roadshow aired on BBC One last Sunday, and it saw a rather tense moment involving expert Ronnie Archer-Morgan. The expert was shown a bronze statue which he believed was made just before the First World War. The owner then revealed that it was left to her by a great friend, and it was given […]

Canadian women capture biathlon gold, bronze at IBU Cup

Canadian biathletes dominated the IBU Cup women's 7.5-kilometre sprint on Saturday in Austria, led by winner Nadia Moser of Whitehorse, who earned her first-ever podium finish. The 21-year-old shot clean on both ranges and was quick on the track in Obertilliach, crossing the finish line with tears of joy in 20 minutes 43.4 seconds. Unbelievable […]

Canada's Ivanie Blondin scores World Cup mass start bronze

Canada's Ivanie Blondin captured her second medal of the weekend at a World Cup speed skating event in Tomakomai, Japan, on Saturday. The Ottawa native won bronze in the women's mass start in a time of eight minutes, 52.260 seconds, just one-hundredth of a second behind the silver time of Italy's Francesca Lollobrigida. Watch the women's mass […]

Canadian men claim World Cup speed skating bronze in Japan

Canada's men's team sprint squad captured the country's first medal at the season-opening speed skating World Cup event on Sunday in Obihiro, Japan. The team of Laurent Dubreuil, Christopher Fiola, Antoine Gelinas-Beaulieu and David La Rue finished the event third in one minute, 20.98 seconds. The Dutch took gold in 1:19.780 while Norway won silver in 1:20.790. […]

Canadian Paralympic roundup: Collin Cameron races to biathlon bronze

Canada’s Collin Cameron added to his Paralympic biathlon medal total with a bronze in the men’s 15-kilometre sitting race on Friday in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  The 29-year-old of Sudbury, Ont., crossed the line in a time of 50 minutes 59.1 seconds while incurring only a single shooting penalty to finish just behind Germany’s Martin Fleig and American Daniel […]

Canadian roundup: Alana Ramsay scores Paralympic super-G bronze

Alana Ramsay continued Canada’s para alpine success at the Paralympics on Sunday in Pyeongchang, South Korea with a bronze medal in the women’s standing super-G.  Calgary’s Ramsay reached the podium in a time of one minute 35.20 seconds behind France’s Marie Bochet and Germany’s Andrea Rothfuss.  Mollie Jepsen of Whistler, B.C., who earned Canada’s first medal on […]

Winter Olympics 2018: WATCH the moment Billy Morgan secured bronze medal in Big Air

The Brit went into the competition as a possible contender to pick up a medal but after two runs he sat down in eighth. Heading into the final run, Morgan had nothing to lose and everything to gain and he pulled off a magical routine with a double grab to move up into the medal […]

The women’s hockey final is a perfect example of why bronze is often better than silver at the Olympics

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images The US women’s hockey team avenged their losses to Canada in three of the past four Olympics gold medal matches by winning a gold of their own in a thrilling shootout. For Canada, the silver medal was a painful consolation prize knowing how close they were to gold. Meanwhile, Finland was all […]