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Rocky start to Lopes-Schliep's relationship with coach

When first approached by Priscilla Lopes-Schliep, track and field coach Anthony McCleary did not want anything to do with the young athlete.

Yet, McCleary soon discovered Lopes-Schliep was not the type to be denied. 299 more words

Track And Field

Canadian hurdling icon hangs up her spikes

Priscilla Lopes-Schliep has cleared her last hurdle and is moving on, having given everything she has to the sport.

A young family and lack of a winter training facility where she resides contributed to Lopes-Schliep’s decision to hang up her track spikes and call it a career. 784 more words

Summer Olympics

Dan Barnes: Canadian hurdling still in good hands

You wouldn’t think a hurdler could make time to catch a torch thrown her way, what with all those obstacles to jump and a finish line to reach. 847 more words


Olympic champ Humphries ready to make fresh start

Kaillie Humphries dominated the headlines more than any other female Canadian athlete in the last year, with the exception perhaps of struggling tennis star Eugenie Bouchard. 592 more words


Some developments to follow as winter sports season looms

If it’s possible to write about the coming of winter without a cheeky Game of Thrones reference, then it’s probably best to stick with Canadian athletes. 789 more words