by Michel Belanger
December 19, 2013, TRENTINO, Italy (ISN) – Speed skaters Caroline Truchon of Saguenay, Que., and Patrick Duffy of Oakville, Ont., claimed silver medals in the 500-metre events on Thursday as Canada also set a pair of Universiade records on the second day of short track competition at the 26th winter world university games.
December 19, 2013 (ISN) - Athletes who experience high levels of stress show decreased performance in hockey andreport more injuries than those experiencing less stress.
December 18, 2013, TRENTINO, Italy (ISN) – Speed skater Yoan Gauthier of Rivière-du-Loup, Que., claimed Canada’s first medal at the 26th Winter Universiade thanks to a third-place finish in the men’s 1500-metre on the opening day of the short track competition, Wednesday.
December 18, 2013, OTTAWA (ISN) – Commonwealth Games Canada (CGC) is proud to introduce the ten new SportWORKS Officers selected to spend the next year making a difference (and becoming different) through sport, in nine countries in Africa and one in the Caribbean.
Chris Dornan, Media and Public Relations
December 17, 2013, CANMORE, Alta. (ISN) - Canada's Mark Arendz got an early Christmas gift on Tuesday after winning the gold medal in para-biathlon at the IPC World Cup in Canmore, Alta.
Story and Photo by Christian J. Stewart, Island Sports News
December 17, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) - Victoria native Teddy Jenner, a former Victoria Shamrock and National Lacrosse League player and now host of the popular "Off the Crossebar" radio program sat down with ISN recently to discuss life, lacrosse and the power of media in sports today.
by Dale Trenholm
December 16, 2013 (ISN) - Have you ever wondered how the most successful athletes or working professionals become very successful? By the way, these people make up only three percent of the world's population. Do you want to know what the top three percent of the most successful people do to reach their goals? Of course you do.
December 16, 2013, TRENTINO, Italy (ISN) – Canada received solid performances in women’s hockey, snowboarding and curling on the seventh day of competition at the Winter Universiade, on Monday.
December 16, 2013, Toronto (ISN) – Tennis Canada announced Monday that Christophe Lambert has been hired as the new Head Coach for the Toronto National Junior Training Program.
December 15, 2013, BRECKENRIDGE, Colorado (ISN) – Mark McMorris of Regina won the gold medal Sunday to successfully defend his title in the men's snowboard slopestyle event to cap this week's Dew Tour Mountain Championships.
By Dr. Phil Conway
December 15, 2013 (ISN) - Post exercise recovery nutrition and fluid drinks are very big business. Countless numbers of companies are pushing their own proprietary secret scientific solutions for post exercise recovery nutrition supplements or drinks that guarantee the athlete who uses it will be fully recovered and fueled up for their next sports event.
December 15, 2013, ANNECY-LE GRAND BORNAND, Fra. (ISN) - One day after punching his Olympic ticket to Sochi, Canada's Nathan Smith put together the race of his life finishing eighth in a World Cup pursuit in Annecy-Le Grand Bornand, France.
December 14, 2013, CAREZZA, Italy (ISN) – Caroline Calvé of Lachine, Que., won the gold medal in the parallel slalom on Saturday at a World Cup snowboard competition.
December 14, 2013, ANNECY-LE GRAND BORNAND, Fra. (ISN) - Nathan Smith is the latest Canadian biathlete to secure his ticket to the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi after a 16th-place finish at World Cup in Annecy-Le Grand Bornand, France on Saturday.