Alysha Newman is Going for Gold in Paris 2024

Alysha Newman lying on a shag rug with her legs up on an ottoman. She is wearing a canvas trench dress and looking into the camera.

As Alysha Newman sets her sights on the Paris 2024 Olympics later this summer, she’s not just aiming high; she’s re-envisioning what excellence means to her.   The Canadian pole vaulter, renowned for her dynamic performances and record-breaking feats, has consistently raised the bar for herself and contemporaries, alike. In many ways, her journey to […]

Chris Boucher on His NBA Career Peaks and the Ever-Evolving Player-Fan Dynamic

Chris Boucher wearing a grey sweatsuit and red basketball shoes. He is dribbling a basketball on a court.

When picturing the traditional career path a young athlete takes en route to the NBA, it’s rare to debut in the league at 25 years old. They are eligible at 19, and most players complete their first senior performance at the age of 22. However, for Toronto Raptors forward Chris Boucher things did not go […]

Donovan Bailey on Legacy, Failure, and His New Memoir, Undisputed

Donovan Bailey against a grey background and black t-shirt looking into the camera.

In his new memoir, Undisputed, Jamaican-Canadian Olympian sprint legend Donovan Bailey details his life, how he learned to become a champion, and the lessons that shaped him on and off the running track.  Q&A When Donovan Bailey remembers the first time he truly fell in love with sport, he casts his mind back to when he […]