Tag: Vancouver recap

Team USANA Day 17: Canada, U.S. Finish 1-2 in Team Pursuit

Team USANA Day 17: Canada, U.S. Finish 1-2 in Team Pursuit

Written by on February 28, 2010 in 2010 Vancouver Winter Games, Team USANA, USANA with 0 Comments

Team USANA on Saturday added two more medals to its already-impressive total. Speed Skating Canada, which set an Olympic record in the semifinals a day earlier, skated to gold in Men’s Team Pursuit. US Speedskating, meantime, finished a close second to take home silver. Congratulations! That brings Team USANA’s unofficial medal count to 22. Very […]

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Team USANA Day 16: An Incredible Night for Speed Skaters

Team USANA Day 16: An Incredible Night for Speed Skaters

Written by on February 27, 2010 in 2010 Vancouver Winter Games, Team USANA, USANA with 0 Comments

What a night for short-track speedskating. And what a night for Team USANA! The USANA-sponsored teams of US Speedskating and Speed Skating Canada won 5 medals on Friday, including two gold. Speed Skating Canada’s Charles Hamelin skated to gold in the men’s 500 meters, while teammate Francois-Louis Tramblay earned bronze. Great Britain’s Jon Eley and […]

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Team USANA Day 15: Jennifer Botterill Takes Home Gold

Team USANA Day 15: Jennifer Botterill Takes Home Gold

Written by on February 26, 2010 in 2010 Vancouver Winter Games, Team USANA, USANA with 0 Comments

Congratulations to Team USANA’s Jennifer Botterill! The forward helped Team Canada capture its third straight Olympic women’s hockey gold medal with a 2-0 victory over the United States on Thursday. The Canadian team cruised through the Games, outscoring opponents 48-2 and notching three shutouts. Here’s a great story from the Winnipeg Free Press about Jennifer, […]

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Team USANA Day 14: Congrats to US Speedskating, Speed Skating Canada

Team USANA Day 14: Congrats to US Speedskating, Speed Skating Canada

Written by on February 25, 2010 in 2010 Vancouver Winter Games, Team USANA, USANA with 0 Comments

Wednesday proved to be quite the day for Team USANA. Canadian speed skater Clara Hughes, who carried Canada’s flag at the Opening Ceremonies, capped a stellar Olympic career by earning bronze in the women’s 5,000 meters (Alan watched the race with a special guest). Later, Hughes’ Speed Skating Canada teammates captured a silver medal in […]

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Team USANA Day 13: Ski Cross Makes Its Debut

Team USANA Day 13: Ski Cross Makes Its Debut

Written by on February 24, 2010 in 2010 Vancouver Winter Games, Team USANA, USANA with 0 Comments

Did you happen to catch the Women’s Freestyle Ski Cross last night? Wow, what an exciting sport! It’s the inaugural Winter Games for the event, which appears to test about a dozen different skiing skills throughout the course of a run. Even better, USANA-sponsored athlete Julia Murray advanced to the quarterfinals, while fellow Canadian Ashleigh […]

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Team USANA Day 12: Jennifer Botterill Advances to Play for Gold

Team USANA Day 12: Jennifer Botterill Advances to Play for Gold

Written by on February 23, 2010 in 2010 Vancouver Winter Games, Team USANA, USANA with 0 Comments

The Canadian Women’s Hockey Team, which features Team USANA athlete Jennifer Botterill, right, recorded a 5-0 shutout against Finland on Monday to advance to the gold medal game. Team Canada will face the United States on Thursday, Feb. 25. Wow, now comes the tough part — who to root for?! Alan Interviews JordanHere is an […]

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