olympic torch: The Olympic Torch bound for Vancouver leaves Calgary - 01/21/10 05:12 PM
Early today Wednesday,january 21 2010, The Olympic Torch said it's  goodbye's to Calgary with a party at Canada Olympic Park (COP), with Calgary snowboarder Tyler MacRae.   Sochi (Russia) 2014 Winter Olympics hopeful criss-crosses down the half-pipe with the lit torch in his right hand.
Not to be outdone, at Stoney First Nations, the aboriginal torchbearers are met with a drum circle, native dancers in colourful costumes, and several chiefs on the stage in formal headdress.
In Canmore, Alberta thousands of fans go wild when Paralympian Sandy Lacour, a visually impaired cross-country skier who won gold at the Innsbruck 1988 Paralympic Games, … (3 comments)

olympic torch: Airdrie Olympic Torch Relay , It's Here! Igniting the Torch and the crowds - 01/19/10 02:55 PM
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Airdrie Olympic Torch Relay, was a wonderful event to attend.  We were fortunate to have a nice mild night about -2 Celsius for the event, and it seemed like a very large portion of Airdrie residents were out to see the Torch pass and be passed.  We started our wait for the Torch at East Lake Blvd. and Thorburn drive and slowly moved down toward Genesis Place where the Festivities began at 5 pm with local Alberta Country Singer Corb Lund.  
 

 
We were fortunate enough to be in a great place to see … (2 comments)

olympic torch: Olympic Torch Relay arrives in Airdrie Alberta - 01/13/10 03:46 PM
 
The 2010 Olympic Torch Relay arrives in Airdrie , Tuesday January 19th  at 5:30 pm MST, it will begin the relay at Hawkey Crescent and Main Street at 5:30 p.m. as it makes it's trek to East Lake Park for celebration activities.
We are very fortunate to have the Olympic Torch come through our community, it's a great chance for all of us to come together and feel a little piece of the Olympics.  The Olympics is being held in Vancouver British Columbia, it is still a national occasion, and all of Airdrie is honoured to be part of it.
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