The Canadian team captured six medals, including three gold, to open the ISU Four Continents Speed Skating Championships on Friday.
Pedrick, three-time Olympian Ellie Black, Laurie Denommee, Sydney Turner and Emma Spence went on to win a historic bronze in the team event at the world artistic gymnastics championships on Tuesday in Liverpool, England, securing a berth at the 2024 Paris Olympics.
Minister of Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport Lisa Beare issued a statement Thursday saying the Games come with billions of dollars in direct costs and hosting could jeapoardize the government's ability to address pressures facing citizens.
A former Olympic volleyball player was attacked Friday in downtown Los Angeles when a man threw a metal object at her face in an assault that fractured multiple bones in her face and left one of her eyes swollen shut, the athlete said in videos posted to social media.
The United States qualified for its first Olympic men's soccer tournament since 2008 when the Americans beat Honduras 3-0 at San Pedro Sula on Friday night in the semifinals of the Under-20 championship of North and Central America and the Caribbean.
Lindsey Vonn used her induction speech into the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Hall of Fame on Friday to urge athletes to put their platform to good use, “especially today,” the day the Supreme Court overturned the landmark ruling that guaranteed a women's constitutional right to abortion.
Aaron Brown won the 200 metres at the Canadian track and field championships on Sunday for his second gold medal in two days. The 30-year-old from Toronto ran a season's best 20.03 seconds for his 10th career national title. He won gold in the 100 metres on Saturday.
Olympic triathlete Paula Findlay has a new title — Canadian road cycling champion. The 33-year-old finished first in the elite women's time trial race at the Canadian Road Championships on Thursday with a time of 44 minutes 40.4 second.