Olympics

Olympics not worth the asking price

The Olympic Games create historical memories, writing the world’s best athletes into sports folklore. But after the final ceremony, when the athletes have left and people flock to their outbound flights, what’s left for the host?Continue...

Former Queen's rugby player is Rio bound

As Rugby Sevens makes its inaugural appearance at the fast approaching Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janerio, former Gael Rose LaBreche (BSc. ’10), will make history as one of 12 women’s rugby match officials.Continue...

Sailing their way to Rio

While many will spend their summer watching the 2016 Olympics on TV, three Queen’s students have the chance to represent their country in the Rio de Janeiro Games in Brazil this summer.Continue...

Patriot love

As the Olympics came to a close last weekend, I started thinking about what it all meant. Specifically, I thought about the emotions that the games elicit and whether or not they’re significant. Why do people obsess over the Olympics?Continue...

QJScience: Winter Olympic host prospects dwindling?

In less than two weeks, the 2014 Winter Olympic Games will commence in Sochi, Russia. There are few things more exciting than waking up for 17 days straight and not arguing with family members,...Continue...

Underground pros

Queen’s squash players are getting paid to play at the highest levels.Continue...

‘Focus like a laser beam’

Two male rowers are building the Queen’s rowing team’s Olympic pedigree.Continue...

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