One of Canada’s wealthiest universities still using hockey rink as indoor track for athletics program

February 12th, 2018 by Alex Cyr | Posted in The Scene | 8 Comments »

Western University has hundreds of millions of dollars sitting in the bank; and yet, track athletes are still training on a dangerous makeshift surface, which encircles a hockey rink. The school is proposing a new surface by 2020 (but not a new facility). After past false promises will the school even deliver on a safe track?

From first to 122nd: The spectacular fall of rising star Isaiah Frielink

November 14th, 2017 by Alex Cyr | Posted in U Sports Cross-Country | No Comments »

From leading to the U Sports Cross-Country Championships to be passed by more than 100 runners in the final 2K

What do university coaches look for when recruiting?

June 8th, 2015 by Caela Fenton | Posted in CR Explains | No Comments »

We talked to representatives from some of the top programs in Canada about what they look for in a young athlete. Some of their answers may surprise you. The Ontario high school track and […]