Monthly Archives: December 2011

CBC Athelete of the Year
"It's a great honour for me to win the CBC Sports athlete of the year for 2011. It's been an amazing 2011 season with a world championship, three world records and a repeat at the Grand Prix Final", he told CBC Sports. "It's been quite a year and thank you very much for nominating me and I hope to have many more. And I hope you guys will keep enjoying what I'm doing." Read entire article: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/figureskating/story/2011/12/20/spf-2011-athleteoftheyear-chan.html...
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Patrick Chan claims Lou Marsh award
World figure skating champion Patrick Chan is the overwhelming winner of the 2011 Lou Marsh Award. The honour — decided by a panel of national sports editors, reporters and broadcasters — is given annually to Canada's outstanding athlete by the Toronto Star. Chan won the world championships last spring in Moscow, setting three world scoring records in the process. The 20-year-old from Toronto won the Grand Prix Final last weekend in Quebec City to cap an undefeated season. "I am deeply honoured to win this very special and very historic award," Chan said in a statement. "To be considered...
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