Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports’ Category

Canada falls to Netherlands at Field Hockey World League semifinal

Monday, June 19th, 2017

Canada dropped its second straight game at the Field Hockey World League semifinal in London, England falling to the Netherlands 3-1. The loss knocked Canada down to third in its pool, behind both the Netherlands and India.

Canada scores big win over Italy in World League volleyball

Sunday, June 18th, 2017

The Canadian men's volleyball team wrapped up Group 1 play with a 3-1 victory over Italy at the World League event in Antwerp, Belgium, on Sunday.

France dominates Canada in World League volleyball

Saturday, June 17th, 2017

The Canadian men's volleyball team fell in straight sets to France on Saturday in Antwerp, Belgium, in the third weekend of FIVB World League Group 1 play.

Canada tops Belgium in thrilling FIVB World League match

Friday, June 16th, 2017

Stephen Maar produced 24 points and 19 spikes as Canada held on to beat Belgium in five sets on Friday in FIVB World League Group 1 play.

‘Sky the limit’ for young volleyballer Sharone Vernon-Evans

Friday, June 16th, 2017

A former junior volleyball star, 18-year-old Sharone Vernon-Evans represents a new wave of young talent with the Canadian men's squad, complete with the skills to be a great leader, says his coach. "I live by trusting the process," Vernon-Evans says.

Watch the World Rowing Cup from Poland

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Watch action from the World Rowing Cup event in Poznan, Poland, on Sunday at 4:25 a.m. ET.

Surfing, canoeing go to court over stand up paddle dispute

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

The governing bodies of surfing and canoeing will go to court for control of stand up paddle boarding, a sport that is seen as a future candidate for the Olympic program.

Show jumping must ‘change or die’

Thursday, June 15th, 2017
Britain Gold Cup

As the Olympics casts its eye toward sports such as surfing and sport climbing, a traditional sport like equestrian fights to stay relevant, and according to one official, the sport must "change or die."

Watch Field Hockey World League: Korea vs. Argentina

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Watch live action from the Field Hockey World League Semifinal event in London, England, beginning on Thursday at 7 a.m. ET. Canada is among 10 teams vying for a spot in both the league final, and the World Cup.

FIVB World League volleyball: Canada vs. Belgium

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

Watch live as the Canadian men's volleyball team faces Belgium in FIVB World League action in Antwerp, Belgium.