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Olympic legend Carl Lewis backs equal pay for athletes, calls Trump ‘racist and misogynist’

Nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis said Monday that female athletes deserve fair and equal pay

Beyond testosterone: Researchers looking at how performance of trans athletes changes after transition

A Canadian-born researcher is helping to launch the first substantial study of transgender athletes in a

Jurassic Park goes global as Canadian athletes around the world cheer on Raptors

The Gotzis decathlon in Austria is a storied annual event, but another sporting topic kept popping up

Intimidation, verbal abuse of Canada’s elite athletes are not uncommon, study finds

A snapshot of the mental and physical well-being of Canada’s top athletes reveals toxic relationships with

Calgary’s Cavalry FC to share soccer pitch with four-legged athletes

Cavalry FC and Spruce Meadows mark the intersection where footy meets the horsey set. Calgary’s new

Some experts say it’s time for a different approach when it comes to athletes and domestic violence

What to do with Slava Voynov? The NHL announced this week the disgraced defenceman’s suspension has

World's top ski federation faces climate change crisis, here's what its athletes are saying

Video Gian-Franco Kasper is the president of the International Ski Federation, the governing body for both

Local sports clubs say they're left on their own to protect young athletes from abuse

This story is the second of a three-part series by CBC News and Sports on abuse

Canada's best athletes promise sizzling summer in 2019

The summer of 2015 was jam-packed with thrilling Canadian sports performances. Sprinter Andre De Grasse was

Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir named CBC Sports Canadian Athletes of the Year

Everything that can be said about Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir pretty much has already been said