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Canadian wrestler Erica Wiebe of Stittsville receives her gold medal at the Rio Olympics.

Olympic champion: Erica Wiebe

Rio Olympics women’s freestyle wrestling champion Erica Wiebe, 27, grew up in Stittsville, ON, attending Holy Spirit Catholic School and Sacred Heart Catholic High School. At the University of Calgary she has earned a Bachelor of Kinesiology degree in 2012 and a B.A. in 2016. She has been a three-time Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) and six-time Canadian national champion. She won gold at the 2014 World University Games and 2014 Commonwealth Games. She calls her hometown of Stittsville “a little piece of heaven…where the rainbow ends, the sun shines and the birds are always singing...”

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Oct 28, 2016

Naming ceremony for 'Erica Wiebe Gymnasium'

Erica’s back in town next week. Olympic gold medal winning women’s freestyle wrestler Erica Wiebe will be back home in...

Stittsville News | Add Comment | by John Curry
Aug 24, 2016

A Stittsville girl - Olympic champion Erica Wiebe

Just who is Erica Wiebe? Well, she’s a girl who grew up in Stittsville and then went on to pursue her passion in freestyle...

Stittsville News | Add Comment | by John Curry
Aug 23, 2016

Community welcome celebration for Olympic champion Erica Wiebe

You can see Olympic champion Erica Wiebe and her gold medal on Thursday, Aug. 25. That’s when the 27 year old freestyle...

Stittsville News | Add Comment | by John Curry
Aug 23, 2016

Signs of support in Stittsville for Olympic champion Erica Wiebe

Visual support for Olympic wrestler Erica Wiebe of Stittsville was in evidence throughout the community last week, both...

Stittsville News | Add Comment | by John Curry
Aug 23, 2016

Olympic champion Erica Wiebe arrives at airport

It was a chance to get up close and personal with an Olympic gold medal.

Stittsville News | Add Comment | by John Curry
Aug 19, 2016

Cheering Olympic gold medallist Erica Wiebe in Stittsville

The Glen Scottish Restaurant and Pub packed for telecast of match

Stittsville News | Add Comment | by John Curry
Aug 18, 2016

Stittsville's Erica Wiebe wins Rio gold

Stittsville’s Erica Wiebe knew she wouldn't leave Rio without a medal after winning her semi-final earlier today.

Stittsville News | Add Comment | by Brier Dodge
Aug 04, 2016

Erica Wiebe leads strong Canadian female wrestling contingent to Rio

Canada has a strong wrestler in all six women’s classes: Jasmine Mian (48 kg), Jillian Gallays (53 kg), Michelle Fazzari (58...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Kerry Gillespie
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