Category Archives: Canada

Smooth’s Podium Picks: 2017 Canadian National Skating Championships

Canadian nationals are this weekend in the nation’s capital, in celebration of the country’s 150th birthday.  Novice, Junior and Senior disciplines will be decided this week, with the top skaters battling this weekend for spots on the World team representing … Continue reading

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Smooth’s Podium Picks – Canadian National Skating Championships 2015

Canada also has their national skating championships this weekend. This year, it takes place in Kingston, Ontario; where three different categories and almost 100 skaters will converge on the city by Lake Ontario. The big story is most of last … Continue reading

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Embarrassing Scheduling Snafu Leaves Canadians Without The National League Division Series

In a scene similar to when the Dodgers and Giants left New York without National League baseball in 1957, Canada is being left without access to the NLDS. Canadian baseball fans expecting to see the Giants/Nationals and the Dodgers/Cardinals games … Continue reading

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Learning A New Language In My New Country

I’ve lived in Canada for 5 years now and what makes it very challenging is the fact that I have two languages I have to master, English and French. I live just outside of the nation’s capital of Ottawa, in … Continue reading

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Podium Picks – 2014 Canadian Figure Skating Championships

It’s hard to keep track of all the competitions happening this weekend, but believe it or not, Skate Canada begins their selections for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games this weekend with the 100th anniversary of the Canadian Figure Skating Championships. … Continue reading

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Podium Picks for 2011 Skate Canada

This weekend’s competition is “Canadian-heavy” and may be tough for other competitors. But it’s not impossible to win Gold, as was the case last year. Some really good skaters entering this year. Should be a good one! Men – Last … Continue reading

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The Canadian Smoothies Are Coming!

The Canadian Smoothies are coming to Toronto! The 2011 Canadian Smoothies, the New Canadian Smooth Jazz Awards will be taking place at the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga, Ontario (Just west of Toronto) on Friday April 29th. Unlike the previous … Continue reading

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