Feb 15, 2018
By Jane Brown
It’s another golden day for Canada at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
Calgary speedskater Ted-Jen Bloemen has come first in the men’s 10,000 metres in an Olympic-record time of twelve minutes 39.77 seconds
Canada has earned a second Olympic luge medal, finishing with a silver in the team relay at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
The team of singles sliders Alex Gough and Sam Edney and doubles duo Tristan Walker and Justin Snith raced to second place in a time of two minutes 24.872 seconds. The powerhouse Germans won gold while Austria took bronze.
And Meagan Duhamel of Lively, Ontario and Eric Radford of Balmertown, Ontario ended a dry spell for Canada in pairs figure skating, capping their final Olympics with a bronze medal on Day 6 of competition at the Pyeongchang Games. The pair finished third to give Canada its first Olympic pairs medal since Jamie Sale and David Pelletier captured gold in 2002 in Salt Lake City.