Tracy Wilson and Rob McCall
(October 3, 2008 - OTTAWA, ON) – Olympic bronze medalist and current CBC broadcaster Tracy Wilson is nominated for a Gemini Award in the Best Game Analyst category for her coverage of the 2008 BMO Canadian Figure Skating Championships that took place last January in Vancouver, B.C.
Tracy is nominated with two other candidates: Craig Simpson, Hockey Night In Canada and Pierre McGuire, IIHF World Junior Hockey Gold Final: Canada vs. Sweden.
The awards will be given out on October 20, 2008 at the Gemini News, Sports and Documentary Gala in Toronto, Ontario.
Look for more of Tracy’s commentating this upcoming season on CBC! She will be covering the 2008 HomeSense Skate Canada International and 2009 BMO Canadian Figure Skating Championships.
The Geminis celebrate excellence in Canadian English-language television, acknowledging our country's triumphs in 96 craft, program and performance award categories, in four gala presentations. Since its first broadcast in 1986, the event has grown in prominence and stature to become one of the most prestigious cultural events in Canada. This year marks the 23rd anniversary of the awards.