Olympic Torch Relay

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 Final Torchbearer

 Kickoff Celebration

 Santa Parade Highlights

 Celebration Details

 Route Map

See Also…

Vancouver 2010 Relay

100 Day Torch Relay Kickoff Celebration

Thursday October 1, 2009 marked the “100 Day Kickoff” to the arrival of the Olympic Flame in Yorkton.    Yorkton schools participated in a mini-torch relay which ended at the Gallagher Centre where local hero Joan McCusker, world champion curler, Olympic Gold Medalist and CBC Commentator, spoke to over 1,000 school children.   

Fiona Smith-Bell, Olympic Silver Medalist, two-time World Champion in Women’s Ice Hockey and current RBC Olympian from Edam, Saskatchewan spoke to students in Langenburg as well as the Yorkton Regional and Sacred Heart High Schools in Yorkton. 


Fiona Smith-Bell showing the Olympic Torch to students.


Dignitaries


Guest Speaker, Joan McCusker

Marching 100 Playing O Canada

Torch Relay

Elemetary School Relay travelling through Yorkton