My father sent me this email after the Canada-USA Gold medal hockey game today (the game that Canada won!!):
Subject: For the record
Date: February 28th, 2010
- Canada sets a personal best record for most medals in a Winter Olympics: 26 previous best 24.
- Canada sets a record for most golds by a host country in a Winter Olympics: Norway 10 in 94, US 10 in 2002, Canada 14 in 2010.
- Canada sets a record for most gold medals in any Winter Olympics: Soviet Union 13 in 76, Norway 13 in 2002 and Canada 14 in 2010.
Gillian if you want you can post on facebook.Love you
Okay, Daddy! I’ve posted it! I love you and I’m so proud to be your daughter and to be Canadian!
UPDATE: The New York Times hit the nail on the head with this piece on our hockey gold!