Twenty student-reporters from all across Canada are now in Vancouver as part of Historica-Dominion At The Games. They are attending events and festivities, as well as chronicling history in the making.
Also check out “Canada at the Winter Olympic Games“, a history of Canada’s participation from the Canadian Encyclopedia.
At the very first winter olympics in 1924 in Chamonix, France…
The Canadian ice-hockey team, comprised of Granite Club players from Toronto, won all 5 of its matches, outscoring its opponents 110 to 3. The closest contest was the gold-medal game, in which Canada defeated the United States 6-1.