Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Rachel Francois

Runner, writer, yogi, coffee enthusiast and Olympic writer for Victoria Buzz.

Here’s what you need to know about the 2018 Winter Olympic Closing Ceremonies

Three-time medalist Kim Boutin will be Canada's flag bearer!

2018 Winter Olympics almost at an end with Canada’s best ever medal count

With one day of competition to go, Team Canada has collected a record-breaking 29 medals!

Kaetlyn Osmond Wins Olympic Bronze in Women’s Figure Skating

Canada just reached a new record for Olympic medals!

Kaillie Humphries and Phylicia George win bronze in the women’s bobsleigh

Kaillie Humphries is now the most decorated Canadian Olympic bobsleigh athlete.

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir end Olympic careers with gold medal in ice dancing

Canada's sweethearts close their Olympic Campaign the best way they know how

Déjà Vu: Three separate pairs of figure skaters used the same song

And of course Twitter users reacted

Canadians Kripps and Kopacz win GOLD in two-man bobsleigh

The duo tied for gold with Germany!

Canadian figure skating star Patrick Chan announces retirement

Patrick Chan is hanging up the skates in preparation for his next life adventure!

Canada’s Alex Beaulieu-Marchand nabs an historic bronze medal

Canada is on fire and it might be enough to melt the ice!

Here’s what’s up with the plush tiger toys at the Pyeongchang Olympics

The Olympic post-event ceremonies are looking a bit different for the 2018 Pyeongchang Games

Canadian athletes celebrate victorious Day 8 in Pyeongchang

It was a heavy week for some of these athletes, but they pulled through for their team!

Canada highlights the smaller victories on day 7

Keep on keepin' on! 🍁

Canadian athletes searching for redemption on day 7 of Olympics

Looking for redemption, Canadian athletes are hungry for the podium in Pyeongchang.

A series of (hilariously) unfortunate events befall Canadian Olympic medalist

But Meagan Duhamel has proven that she can roll with the punches

Canadians pick up three medals on Day 6 of 2018 Winter Olympics

Canada now sits at 13 medals, with Calgary's Bloemen breaking a world record in the 10,000m Speed Skate.

Marie-Philip Poulin leads Canada on a fifth gold mission

The newest captain of the Women's Olympic Team has some big shoes to fill, but she is certainly up for the challenge.

Quiet day five for Canada in Pyeongchang

The medal count remains the same for Canada after day five

Celebrating Valentines Day in the Olympic village: Pyeongchang

Love is in the air today, no matter where you are in the world! 💕

How to watch the Olympic Hockey in Pyeongchang: A Guide

The quest for gold is almost underway for both Canadian hockey teams

Canada reaches double digits in medals on day 4 of Olympics

Our athletes now have 10 medals in hand, and more event debuts on the podium than ever before!

Olympic Winds: Causing a storm in Pyeongchang

Athletes are being thrown for a loop with the winds at the Games

Mark McMorris: The Quest for Gold

After a devastating year, Mark McMorris is back on the board tonight.

Four Olympic opening ceremony outfits we love

Of course, Canada made the list

4 Olympians will be making art instead of competing at the Winter Olympics

Olympians will heading to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, not to compete, but as Resident Artists.

Everything you need to know about the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

The 2018 Winter Olympics are about to kick off and Victoria Buzz is on board! Who are you excited to cheer for?

4 Vancouver Island athletes to watch at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Out of the 30 Olympians from BC, a select few are a little closer to our hearts.