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"The event as a whole, seeing the crowd, just being back stage one more time with everybody," he said.
"So many memories, stories, ups and downs." Duhamel, who was the only vegan on the 2014 Canadian Olympic team in any sport, added: "I think it's a special group that has come together.
- Joannie Rochette's first-place short program Thursday was overshadowed by a scary injury to pairs skater Jessica Dube at the Four Continents figure skating championships.
Dube, of Drummondville, Que., underwent surgery Thursday night to repair a laceration on her left cheek and nose after being hit by partner Bryce Davison's skate in the free skate competition She was kept overnight at a Colorado Springs hospital for observation.
These are the final nationals for men's champion Patrick Chan, ice dance legends Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, and exemplary pairs team Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford.
Among them they've won an Olympic championship (Virtue and Moir), two individual Olympic silver medals and a team silver medal, eight world championships, and eight other world championship medals.
Well, it was on this very UBC ice surface that Canada's first men's national Olympic team was created.
Prior to the 1964 Games, when we entered a standing national team created by the legendary Father David Bauer, Canada's Olympic hockey teams had always been senior club teams, usually the winners of the previous spring's Allan Cup.
Bauer created the standing national program in 1962-63, bringing amateurs and former junior stars together on the UBC team, which finished as runners-up at the Canadian university championships.
We have such respect for them as skaters and people.
It's a privilege to be by their side this week, and we can't wait to see what they go on to accomplish." She adds that the strong corps of graduating skaters is a tribute to Skate Canada programs such as Can Skate, which give Canadian skaters access to strong fundamentals and put the sport "in our DNA here." Moir also mentioned the work of Skate Canada high performance director Mike Slipchuk as being a rarely-reported, but an essential part of their brilliant careers.