The lasting legend of running icon Steve Prefontaine
To this day, American running legend Steve Prefontaine is revered for his all-out effort style from start to finish, a reputation that earned him a cult-like following in the 1970s. He also earned respect after fighting for athletes' right to a fair share of revenues generated from their performances.
Destroyed poles blessing in disguise for Alysha Newman
Canadian pole vaulter Alysha Newman will return to the runway at the 44th Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meet in Oregon on Saturday (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 4 p.m. ET) three weeks after her poles were damaged on an Air Canada flight to Qatar.
Michael Phelps hopes to reduce stigma around mental health
After revealing the depths of his depression — and even thoughts of suicide after his second drunken-driving arrest — Michael Phelps is hoping to make a difference for those who are dealing with similar issues.
Japanese swimmer denies doping charges
An OIympic swimmer from Japan has denied taking a banned substance following an announcement that he failed a doping test. The International Swimming Federation handed Junya Koga a provisional suspension, and he has been pulled from Japan's team for this year's Asian Games in Jakarta.
Teenager Babette Roy rockets to Canadian speed climbing record
Brampton's Jared Kerr proving a great leap forward in Canadian long jump
Goalkeeper Stephanie Labbé taking legal action against Premier Development League
Canada's Kia Nurse impresses in WNBA debut
Olympian Ariana Kukors Smith sues USA Swimming over sexual abuse coverup
Canadian Penny Oleksiak picks up 2nd gold at Atlanta Swim Classic
Canada comes close, loses to Puerto Rico in NORCECA Challenge Cup final
Canadians claim gold, bronze at Canoe Sprint World Cup
Jason Holowach embraces the uphill battle of sport climbing
Canada's Penny Oleksiak victorious at Atlanta Swim Classic
Laurence Vincent-Lapointe, Katie Vincent win gold at Canoe Sprint World Cup
Canadian pole vaulter Alysha Newman receives new poles fully paid for by Air Canada
Alysha Newman ready to vault back into competition with new poles
Player's Own Voice
Rugby star Ghislaine Landry on why kids shouldn't specialize in sports
Sport climbing rising in popularity as Olympic debut nears