Latest from David Giddens
In the midst of crisis, athletes tap into their coping skills
The COVID-19 pandemic has created chaos around the world. So CBC Sports reached out to some Olympians and Paralympians, and tapped their expertise at coping when things go awry.
Canada's elite swimmers are quietly flocking to same Toronto area
Olympic champion Penny Oleksiak has always called the Beach neighbourhood home, but now fellow Olympian Taylor Ruck and rising star Rebecca Smith have found a home away from home in Toronto.
The legend of Gaylord Powless — lacrosse savant
Six Nations lacrosse legend Gaylord Powless was considered the "Gordie Howe" of his sport. But the prodigy was not only a lacrosse icon, he was also a hero to his family and community.
Canadians ride 'the indelible race' across America
As an endurance test, The Race Across America event stands alone. For raw difficulty, it is off the scale, even tougher than the Tour de France. The competition also features two Toronto riders who are perfectly typical contestants.
Wally's World: Gretzky's dad will make you smile
Park your 'Plays of the Week' expectations at the door, and start thinking more along the lines of sitting down to a cup of tea with a favourite older uncle. Get ready to meet Walter Gretzky in a way you’ve never seen before