#OlympicNine is a weekly look at some of our favourite images from Canadian Olympians and Olympic hopefuls on Instagram.

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Latest selections feature nine great shots, including Marielle Thompson making a new friend, Mikael Kingsbury flying towards World Cup gold in Findland, Travis Gerrits’ selfie after a 5oFt drop and six more great images from Canadian athletes.

December 9 – 15

Photo 12-16-2013, 9 24 41 PM

Making a new swan friend on the lake today in Annecy, France. #beautyday

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Big Win today at the World Cup in Ruka, Finland :D #1st #gold

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Our little gingerbread family ;)

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Being silly at the Granite Club 😉 @apoje @joannierochette @pchan31

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