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"Tiger of the slopes" - Portrait of Nancy Green in frame

Portrait of Nancy Greene in a blue, silver, and black trim frame. Nancy Greene is pictured from the shoulders up and there are mountains in the background. In the foreground of the print is a smaller image of Greene skiing and a gold medal. The name of the artist, Stephen Houston, is written on the print as well as the title, "Tiger of the Slopes," and Nancy Greene's name. Nancy Greene was a prominent Alpine skier competing in several Olympic Games and other ski competitions. She was named Athlete of the 20th Century. Currently Greene is a Senator for the province of British Columbia.

Certifications and Awards

This file contains:
Dave Murray Lake Placid, NY participatory award from Canadian Prime Minister Joe Clark.
Dave Murray Lake Placid, NY participatory award from the Canadian Olympic Association.
Dave Murray Pilot's Certificate of Merit for flying accident free.
Dave Murray Blackcomb Ski Club award for Outstanding Character, Sportsmanship, and Integrity, naming Dave Murray as honourary lifetime member of the Blackcomb Ski Club.
Tourism Industry Association of Canada awarded to the 1982 Crazy Canucks.
Dave Murray Certificate of Participation in the 1988 Calgary Winter Games Canadian Torch Relay.
Dave Murray Certificate of Achievement in Effective Communication.
Dave Murray City of Abbotsford Certificate of Appreciation.
Dave Murray Canadian Ski Coaches Federation Level III Coaching Certificate.
Dave Murray Olympic Club Canada Participatory Certificate.

Second accession (WA.2010.007):

  1. Certificate from participating in the 1980 Olympics at Lake Placid
  2. Certificate from Olympic Club Canada recognizing Dave Murray as an Olympian
  3. Certificate from 1982 World Cup [Dave's last race?]

Photographs

Photographs taken by the Resort Municipality of Whistler at various events held in Whistler, including but not limited to: the Ross Rebagliati Welcome Home Party, BC Tel Duathlon, Attitude at Altitude BMX event, Point Grey Classic Triathlon, the construction and grand opening of the playground at Alpha Lake Park, and the construction of Ted Nebbeling Bridge in Whistler Village.

Prints

Collage portrait of Nancy Greene skiing created by Stephen Houston and titled "Tiger of the Slopes."

Ronald Mendel Fonds

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  • Fonds
  • 1992

Collage art of Nancy Greene by Stephen Houston titled "Tiger of the Slopes."

Ross Rebagliati Fonds

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  • Fonds
  • 1998-1999

Two letters of support sent to Ross Rebagliati during his marijuana/gold medal controversy at the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics in Japan. Ross Rebagliati won the first ever gold medal for snowboarding in an Olympic Games. One letter is was kept in a large yellow envelope which had a newspaper photograph of Ross Rebagliati taped to it.

Ross Rebagliati Gold Medal Welcome Home Party

Photographs taken by the RMOW during their event to welcome home snowboarding gold medalist Ross Rebagliati from the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympic Games in Japan. Photographs show Ross signing autographs, shaking hands, showing his gold medal, and being interviewed on as stage among a large audience in Village Square. There are also photographs of a band playing on the stage.

Tyrolia Diagonal Top Olympic Honors Booklet

Top Olympic Honors booklet from Tyrolia celebrating two of their sponsored athletes' performances in the Lake Placid Olympic Winter Games of 1980. Inside there is a portrait photo of Leonard Stock, Olympic and World champion in the Men's Downhill skiing, and Steve Podborski, Bronze medal winner in the Men's Downhill skiing.