The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has suspended Russia from competing as a team at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.
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By Jake Courtepatte Winning hockey gold has long been equated with Canadian success at the Winter Olympic Games. But according to Canadians, Sochi 2014 has a greater priority: security. A Harris-Decima poll, published by the Canadian Press, suggests that 83 per cent of Canadians find it very or somewhat important that there be no security
Complied by Shannon O’Reilly The federal government announced its support Thursday for Canada’s Olympic athletes with $31 million. Eleven winter sports will receive federal funding ahead of Sochi 2014. “Thanks to the leadership of the Government of Canada, this is the largest investment ever for Canada’s winter-sport athletes heading into the Olympic and Paralympic Games,”