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Shaker Heights Speed Skater Ryan Shane On Brief Track To Winter Olympic Bid

The track is shorter, but also you happen to be racing against each and every other more than a series of rounds. Quick-track speed-skating champion Maame Biney spends her days carving incredibly tight counterclockwise ovals on a modest rink, but the life she discovered in Reston is broader than something she ever expected. Born in Accra, Ghana, Biney was only five years old when she came to Reston to stop by her father, Kweku Biney, who had immigrated to the location in search of a much better life. Intending only to remain the summer, Maame fell in enjoy with her...

Beijing Olympics Commence Amid Atrocity Crimes Human Rights Watch

Yeah, it’s pretty surreal simply because our group just had the most particular Olympics probably ever and our group is going to go down probably in history as one particular of the greatest Canadian women’s national teams, appropriate? And so just seeing not only myself break a record, but we had like four records broken individually by our players. Claire Thompson broke a record, Brianne Jenner tied a record, Marie-Philip Poulin broke her personal record, appropriate? So there have been so a lot of person achievements that in the end led to our team’s accomplishment, and with out our team...