Article Virgin Media – Meet the Olympic gold medallist snowboarder who’s now pioneering in the legal cannabis industry  https://www.virgin.com/virgin-unite/meet-olympic-gold-medallist-snowboarder-whos-now-pioneering-legal-cannabis-industry

Article Globe and Mail – Four areas of fitness controversy to watch in 2019.  Yes, Ross Rebagliati now sells legal pot for “the athlete in all of us.” But the bigger fitness-related cannabis story is the emergence of cannabidiol (better known as CBD) oil, a cannabis derivative that promises some of the same benefits without the high, as an athletic recovery aid. One recent analysis predicted that the market for hemp-derived CBD could hit US$22-billion by 2022, eclipsing the rest of the pot market.   https://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health-and-fitness/article-four-areas-of-controversy-in-fitness-to-watch-for-in-2019/

Article New York Times – Ross Rebagliati, who was briefly stripped of a snowboarding gold medal in 1998 because of marijuana, hopes that Canada’s decision to legalize pot will bring him closure, business opportunities and, perhaps most importantly, vindication.  https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/02/world/canada/canada-pot-snowboarder-olympics.html 

Podcast GrandStand Central – Ross Rebagliati on Legalization, Jeff Sessions and Cannabis as a PED   https://grandstandcentral.com/2018/sections/drugs/ross-rebagliati-marijuana-legalization-canada/

Article USA Today   – Former Olympics gold medalist Ross Rebagliati is all in on Canada’s new pot law  https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/2018/10/20/marijuana-canada-ex-gold-medalist-ross-rebagliati-carries-torch/1709903002/

Video – CTV News –  https://bc.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1514500

Video  – Sportsnet  https://www.sportsnet.ca/olympics/ross-rebagliati-redemption-weed-legalized-canada/ 

Article CBC  – WADA should remove cannabis from banned list, says Canadian snowboard legend  https://www.cbc.ca/sports/rebagliati-cannabis-banned-list-wada-1.4866595 

Article Reuters –    WADA should remove cannabis from banned list says Canada’s Rebagliati
Read more at https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/sport/wada-should-remove-cannabis-from-banned-list-says-canada-s-rebagliati-10834924 

Video – BNN Bloomberg  – Former Olympic snowboarder Ross Rebagliati goes for gold in the cannabis biz  https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/commodities/video/former-olympic-snowboarder-ross-rebagliati-goes-for-gold-in-the-cannabis-biz~1427317 

Article South Africa – WADA should unban cannabis, says Olympic gold medalist Rebagliati https://www.iol.co.za/sport/wada-should-unban-cannabis-says-olympic-gold-medalist-rebagliati-17525575