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Canadian skateboarders Balt, Ebert forced to rethink Olympic path due to pandemic

Simply competing ahead of the Tokyo Games has been difficult enough for many Canadian athletes due to travel restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, but a shortage of qualifying events and funding has forced some members of the national skateboard team to rethink their goals.

Change the Game: Accessibility a key to achieving further progress in women's sports

The 'Change the Game: The Future of Women's Sports' panel hosted by CBC Sports' Andi Pertillo featured rugby player Charity Williams, baseball player Claire Eccles, hockey player Laura Stacey, The Gist co-founder Jacie deHoop and Curling Canada CEO Katherine Henderson.

Kerrin Lee-Gartner's 1992 gold medal win voted as Alpine Canada's top moment

Alpine Canada celebrated 100 years by naming 100 peak moments in its history, leading up to the top five being named on a live YouTube stream on CBC Sports hosted by Scott Russell. Kerrin Lee-Gartner's 1992 gold medal in the women's downhill event was voted by fans as the top moment.

Breakout star Liam Brearley competes in 1st snowboard worlds event

18-year-old Canadian Liam Brearley made a big landing on the snowboard scene when he became the first Canadian to win three medals at a Youth Olympics in 2020.

Choose to Challenge: Reasons to hope for women's sport in today's climate

Bobsleigh pilot Cynthia Appiah, water polo player Krystina Alogbo, Chantal Vallee, head coach of the University of Windsor Lancers women's basketball team, and Canadian MP and former sprint kayaker Adam van Koeverden joined CBC Sports' Andi Petrillo for the 'Choose to Challenge' panel on Monday.

Groundbreaking CBC Sports U event allows students to network with industry leaders

In the first-ever CBC Sports U event, students and young professionals around the globe were able to connect through four different panels covering the topics of representation, women in sports, the connection between music and sports, and ways to break into the sports media industry.

The bubble that burst: A look into the NWHL's arduous Lake Placid experience

The abbreviated 2021 National Women's Hockey League season in its Lake Placid bubble had many highs and lows, from the audience it gained to its suspension due to COVID-19.

DeMar DeRozan mourns loss of father, Frank, with heartfelt social message

San Antonio Spurs guard Demar Derozan announced the death of his father, Frank, on Instagram Friday.

Canada Games postponement presents chance for youth athletes to improve

Former Canadian speed skater Anastasia Bucsis, former Canadian goalkeeper Karina Leblanc, Canadian wheelchair basketball player Woody Belfort and Canadian women's hockey player Natalie Spooner all took part in the 'Canada Games Presents: Getting Back in the Game' panel discussion on Wednesday.

CEBL headed to Montreal, expansion team to come in 2022

CEBL commissioner Mike Morreale confirms that an expansion team in Montreal will come in 2022 but the venue is undisclosed at this time.

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