Victoria, BC – Just after extra than two thrilling weeks, Group Canada has wrapped yet another thriving Winter Olympics in Beijing 2022 with a total of 26 medals. This is a tie with Vancouver 2010 for the 2nd most medals ever received by Canada at a Wintertime Games.
Workforce Canada’s 26 medals also placed them fourth in the general medal rely at the Beijing 2022 Winter season Olympics. Of individuals 26 medals, 15 (58%) ended up won by BC connected and CSI Pacific affiliated athletes.
The Canadian Olympic workforce highlighted 215 athletes in whole, of those:
• 34% had been BC Related and they gained 58% of Team Canada’s medals
• All 34% were being also CSI Pacific Affiliated i.e. they obtained sport science and sport medication help from CSI Pacific and/or the PacificSport network
The medal figures above demonstrate that B.C. related athletes carry on to punch previously mentioned their weight on the earth phase, winning an outstanding share of medals primarily based on the variety of athletes competing.
Alongside with winning medals, several B.C. connected athletes experienced important personal achievements and own bests in the course of the Beijing 2022 Olympic Online games. Some examples contain:
• Mikaël Kingsbury grew to become the first male freestyle skier to ever gain a few straight Olympic medals, and he is Canada’s most adorned freestyle skier in Olympic levels of competition
• Lewis Irving was part of the team that won Bronze in the Combined Group Aerials party, Canada’s initial Olympic medal in an aerials function in 20 many years
• Jack Crawford turned the 1st Canadian to at any time get to the podium in an Alpine Combined party at the Olympic Wintertime Game titles
• Christine de Bruin gained Canada’s to start with ever medal in Women’s Monobob and
• Mark McMorris is the initially athlete to gain a few consecutive Bronze medals in the exact same Olympic party more than three various Winter Games
“Canada’s athletes have constantly proven the earth how challenging and resilient they are, but the Beijing Games took it to a complete other level,” stated CSI Pacific CEO Wendy Pattenden. “On top rated of the amazing psychological power it took these athletes to make it to Beijing by way of the pandemic, they also confirmed phenomenal actual physical and mental strength to defeat injuries and disease and prosper on the world’s greatest phase. Our team of activity science and activity drugs practitioners at CSI Pacific are privileged to perform with these athletes and our Countrywide Sport Corporation associates around this previous quadrennial and at these Winter season Olympics.”
B.C. affiliated athletes and coaches count heavily on packages and donations from all amounts of federal government which includes Personal the Podium and Sport Canada in combination with the management and dedication of viaSport, Countrywide Sport Organizations and Provincial Sport Companies in the course of the province.
“On behalf of viaSport, congratulations to the B.C. athletes, coaches and personnel on a momentous Game titles! Hearing tales of the immense preparation that goes into every single of these Olympic performances is incredible. viaSport is happy to support a B.C. beginner sport technique that not only allows these champions glow, but grows alternatives for absolutely everyone who is impressed by them to be part of in and participate. These Olympics have revealed that when people today of all ages, skills and backgrounds have the probability to take part in sport, awesome issues can come about. I hope these performances inspire far more British Columbians to seek out out individuals prospects and be portion of the activity local community suitable in this article at household.”
With the strict constraints to hold the athlete and coaches secure and nutritious throughout the Olympic Games, CSI Pacific despatched three personnel associates to Beijing 2022 to guidance Team Canada athletes in selected sports activities.
Canadian Activity Institute Pacific Personnel Doing work at the Beijing 2022 Olympic Game titles
|Craig Hill||Energy & Conditioning and Built-in Support Workforce Lead||Ski Cross|
|Andrew Kates||Energy & Conditioning||Freestyle Moguls|
|Megan Kamachi||Efficiency Technology||Staff Canada Mission Team|
Canadian Sport Institute Pacific Affiliated Athletes Who Won an Olympic Medal at Beijing 2022
(shown by sport, then surname)
|Jack Crawford||Alpine Skiing – Put together||Bronze|
|Justin Kripps, Ryan Sommer, Ben Coakwell, Cam Stones||Bobsleigh – Four-male||Bronze|
|Christine de Bruin||Bobsleigh – Monobob||Bronze|
|Lewis Irving||Freestyle Snowboarding – Aerials (Blended Team)||Bronze|
|Rachael Karker||Freestyle Snowboarding – Halfpipe||Bronze|
|Cassie Sharpe||Freestyle Skiing – Halfpipe||Silver|
|Mikaël Kingsbury||Freestyle Snowboarding – Moguls||Silver|
|Micah Zandee-Hart||Ice Hockey – Women’s||Gold|
|Marielle Thompson||Ski Cross||Silver|
|Mark McMorris||Snowboard – Slopestyle||Bronze|
|Max Parrot||Snowboard – Slopestyle
Snowboard – Big Air
|Eliot Grondin||Snowboard Cross – Men’s
Snowboard Cross – Combined
|Meryeta O’Dine||Snowboard Cross – Women’s
Snowboard Cross – Combined
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