With Canada’s most successful Winter Games in the books, celebrations are in order and Team Canada aptly showed their pride with a Canadian classic.
Gold medalist skier Mikael Kingsbury tweeted out 19 seconds of ‘peak Canadian’ on Friday, showing his teammates on a bus belting out Celine Dion’s “My Heart Will Go On”.
— Mikael Kingsbury (@MikaelKingsbury) February 23, 2018
Complete with dramatic fist clenching and emotional lip syncing, the video has been viewed over 260,000 times. Kingsbury also made sure to tag Dion in his tweet and succeeded in catching her attention.
On Sunday she responded, congratulating the team and sending her love.
— Celine Dion (@celinedion) February 25, 2018
Team Canada won a total of 29 medals at the Pyeonchang Olympic Winter Games, surpassing the previous medal record of 26 set at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics.