Signa Butler

Signa Butler is a host and play-by-play commentator with CBC Sports, where she has worked for nearly two decades. Beijing 2022 will be her 11th Games with CBC.

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Canada's water polo women brimming with confidence ahead of world championships

With the Tokyo Olympic experience fresh on their minds, the Canadian water polo women can’t wait to get a taste of international action again as the world aquatic championships get underway in Budapest, Hungary. 

Canadian women bring perspective, experience into 2nd Volleyball Nations League season

There were many lessons learned in the Canadian women’s first-ever forage in the prestigious Volleyball Nations League last season. Now the young squad is ready for year No. 2.

Sinclair and Co. taking a well-deserved bow in B.C., and then back to work for World Cup qualifying

The Canadian women's team is back in the spotlight as they get ready to celebrate their historic Olympic gold medal in front of family, friends and fans in a two-game exhibition series against Nigeria in British Columbia this week. 

Canada's Cassie Sharpe looks to defend gold in ski halfpipe, while American David Wise goes for 3-peat

When freestyle skiing's halfpipe competition hits the Genting Snow Park on Wednesday, there will be a chance for an unprecedented three-peat on the men's side and a chance for one the stars of the Beijing 2022 Games to win her third medal.

Canadian moguls great Mikaël Kingsbury expecting a battle for Olympic gold

He’s the most dominant athlete in the history of freestyle skiing and on Saturday, Feb. 5, the king of the moguls, Mikaël Kingsbury, will have a chance to retain his throne.

Canadian women's goalkeeper Stephanie Labbé to retire from soccer after 20 seasons

After 20 seasons of national team duties and over a dozen years as a professional footballer, Stephanie Labbé has announced she will step away from the professional game, and in April, with her family and friends present, will retire from the national team.
Year In Review

Canadian women play starring role in unforgettable year of sports history, triumph

From the soccer team's golden game to Penny in the pool to hockey redemption and a surprising march to a tennis Grand Slam final, here are the performances that wowed us this year.

3 Canadian women up for soccer's Ballon d'Or for 1st time in award's history

The history-making Canadian women's soccer team could make a little more history on Nov. 29, as three stalwarts of the gold-medal-winning side are up for the Ballon d'Or, presented to the world's top soccer player.

Canadians set to play feature role in NWSL's expanded playoff format

On the field, it's the first year for the National Women's Soccer League's expanded playoff format, which sees six teams qualifying to the post-season instead of four like in years past.

Newly retired Canadian Olympian Georgia Simmerling launches female-focused sports agency

For Georgia Simmerling, retirement is looking pretty much as you’d expect from a four-time Olympian in three different sports: busy.