|Posted on January 19, 2010 at 7:15 PM|
On January 19th, two-time Olympic gold medalist Catriona Le May Doan hosted a special celebration at the Olympic Oval. Susan Auch has carried the torch around the Oval on speed skates before handing it over to up-an-coming Canadian speed skater Kyle Yoshida who has also took a lap around the ice with the torch.
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Reuters Pictures,Canadian Olympic speed skater Susan Auch skates with the Olympic torch down the Olympic Oval in Calgary, Alberta, January 19, 2010. Auch won a bronze medal at the oval during the Calgary Olympics in 1988.
Reuters Pictures, Canada's Olympic speed-skating team waves to the crowd after the Olympic torch was skated around the Olympic Oval in Calgary, Alberta January 19, 2010. The Olympic torch is going through Calgary on its way to Vancouver and the start of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games.