athletes Archive

Canada names 39 athletes to world equestrian games team

Canada will be well represented at the world equestrian games (WEG) when the prestigious event unfolds in Mill

Athletes speak their mind on the Player's Own Voice podcast

CBC Sports is bringing you closer to Canadian athletes with a brand-new podcast. Like our Player's Own Voice essay series, the Player's

Toronto's athletes among mourners of Sunday's deadly shooting

Olympic gold medallist Penny Oleksiak is mourning the loss of her former schoolmate who was killed

Aly Raisman & 140 More Sexual Abuse Survivor Athletes Take Center Stage in Powerful ESPYs Moment

Over one hundred women took the stage at the 2018 ESPY Awards to shed light on

Paralympics give athletes another chance at reaching highest level

When you meet one of Canada’s Paralympians, it’s often one of the first questions that come

Olympic doping bans of 28 Russian athletes overturned

Sport’s highest tribunal on Thursday overturned the Olympic doping bans of 28 Russian athletes and reinstated their

Virtue & Moir: Canadian Olympic athletes of the year

When Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir decided to step away from competition after the 2014 Olympics,

As IOC weighs a ban, Russian athletes protest their innocence

Russian skier Maxim Vylegzhanin made two trips to the podium at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Speed thrills: How Canada's athletes overcome their fears for Olympic glory

You have probably sat on your couch at home and marvelled.  The mind-boggling speeds and incomparable

Beloved Roy Halladay mourned by athletes around North America

Former Toronto Blue Jays star pitcher Roy Halladay died after his plane crashed in the Gulf