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Canadian skeleton athlete Cassie Hawrysh is the RBC Training Ground representative for Alberta and a great example of an athlete who transferred skills from one sport to others. An RBC Training Ground event takes place this Saturday (March 25) at the Oland Centre. Submitted

Who hasn’t dreamed about being an Olympian? For local athletes between the ages of 14 and 25, a first-step towards the dream could be to attend the RBC Training Ground event coming to the Oland Centre at St.F.X. this Saturday (March 25), beginning at 10 a.m. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with testing underway by 10 a.m. and the event going until, approximately, 2 p.m. From promotional material regarding [...]

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