Sunday, February 21, 2010

Day 10: Calgary Olympics: 16 Days of Glory

Here are a few Day 10 Olympic memories ...

Vancouver Winter Olympic Day 10, Sunday, Feb. 21, 2010

Calgary Winter Olympics Day 10, Monday, Feb. 22, 1988

  • Karen Percy becomes the second double medal winner in Canadian Olympic Alpine history placing third in the women's Super Giant Slalom.
  • Canada's Greg Haydenluck and Lloyd Guss give Canada its best two-man bobsled finish in 24 years.
  • The Canadian Olympic Association define Calgary's goodwill as the hallmark of the 1988 Olympics in a newspaper ad.
  • Canada's hockey team ties Sweden 2-2 on their way to their highly anticipated faceoff with the Soviets.

Serge Boisvert of Canada celebrates Canada's second goal against Sweden at the Saddledome.

Karen Percy (right) from Canada and Sigrid Wolf (left) from Austria accept their medals for the women's superG at Olympic Plaza.

***Images Courtesy of The City of Calgary, Corporate Records, Archives

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