Canada Sports

Beyoncé Pays Tribute To Michael Jackson At Super Bowl

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.07.2016 | Canada Style

Long live the king (and queen) of pop.

Lady Gaga Dazzles In Red At Super Bowl 50

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.07.2016 | Canada Style

"This is one of the highest honours of my career."

This Linebacker Broke His Arm 2 Weeks Ago, Plays At Super Bowl Anyway

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.07.2016 | Canada

He had to have surgery 13 days ago.

WATCH: The Super Bowl Ads You Can't See In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 02.07.2016 | Canada Business

We interrupt your regular football viewing for this commercial break.

NFL Honors Nominees Remind Us Why Giving Back Matters

Edward Jackson | Posted 02.05.2016 | Canada Living
Edward Jackson

Forget Gates and Zuckerberg. These young philanthropists do things on the ground, using their celebrity and foundations to battle hunger and disease, and expand access to education and sports, among an array of social causes.

How To Get Started With Snowshoeing

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 01.29.2016 | Canada Living
Sacha DeVoretz

The most important part of choosing a snowshoe is picking the right size. All snowshoes sink. The ideal size of shoe is the smallest size that supports your weight on the snow that you'll typically be snowshoeing on. It's not an exact science.

Ski Tips From A Newfound Skiing Addict

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 01.27.2016 | Canada Living
Sacha DeVoretz

At 45, I am learning how to downhill ski and love it. To find out the best tips on how any adult can learn how to ski, I spoke with the experts. They ...

The 10 Best Canadian Universities For Sports And Recreation

UniversityHub.ca | Posted 01.14.2016 | Canada Living
UniversityHub.ca

Whether you're a varsity athlete, a fanatic CIS football fan or a casual gym-goer, it's important to know how your future university stacks up in fitness and athletics. UniversityHub has asked more than 1,000 students to rate their university's sports and recreation facilities, in addition to 50-plus other factors.

The Hockey-Industrial Complex Is Failing Canada's Young Players

Grant Gordon | Posted 01.06.2016 | Canada Living
Grant Gordon

Maybe we've lost sight of the forest for the trees, letting hockey become an industry. We should remember it's a game, and let kids play and learn through play. Bringing back some freedom into minor hockey, returning a sense of play to the game, will help develop creative skills and, in turn, help us win.

John Candy Sponsored Our Hockey Team When I Was 12

Slapshot Diaries | Posted 12.24.2015 | Canada Living
Slapshot Diaries

He was our sponsor, with "Candy Productions" on the bottom under my last name on the back of our Georgetown Rep jerseys. We didn't really focus on it too much, at least until John came to a game. This was the first time it hit us: John Candy was in the Orangeville arena to cheer on his team.

Participation Trophies Revisited

Her Magazine | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada Living
Her Magazine

At the end of the race, I received a medal, along with the other 1,000 or so other participants. I proudly wore my medal for group shots with my running group and out for brunch after the race. I sure felt like a winner.

What's Better Than Your Team Winning A Championship?

Sulemaan Ahmed | Posted 12.11.2015 | Canada Impact
Sulemaan Ahmed

This post is based on recent experience where I saw the power of good when a community of incredible people supported a special kid named Alex who has the heart of a lion and is a champion in my books.

Confident People See Setbacks As Feedback

Dr. Ivan Joseph | Posted 12.09.2015 | Canada Living
Dr. Ivan Joseph

Ever wonder why some people crumble when they don't get something right and others take it as motivation to work harder? The best example I have comes from an inspiring and humble source -- a young man named Kyle who traveled from Jamaica to try out for my Ryerson Rams soccer team.

Where Fashion Meets Sports Sponsorship

Matthew Klar | Posted 12.04.2015 | Canada Business
Matthew Klar

The line between celebrity and athletes has grown increasingly blurry over the past number of years. It is common to see athletes on late night TV or attending the latest Hollywood award shows. This environment -- typically reserved for actors and actresses -- has given athletes the opportunity to showcase their fashion sense off the field of play.

Extreme Sports Are Taking Canada's Winter Culture To New Heights

Christian Papillon | Posted 11.24.2015 | Canada Living
Christian Papillon

In Canada, there's no question that winter sports are a part of our culture. Our tried and true sports like hockey will always be a staple, but more extreme, non-traditional sports have experienced intense growth in recent years, taking our winter culture to new heights.

Get Ready To Hit The Slopes With These Exercises

Kathleen Trotter | Posted 11.18.2015 | Canada Living
Kathleen Trotter

Whether you are a veteran on the slopes or a newbie braving the hills for the first time, the exercises below will strengthen your body so that you can ski and snowboard with (relatively) fewer aches and pains.

Patrick Chan Felt 'Lighter' After Comeback Performance

CP | Lori Ewing, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.02.2015 | Canada Alberta

"We got through it.''

Participation Trophies Are Worth Celebrating

Her Magazine | Posted 10.25.2015 | Canada Parents
Her Magazine

James Harrison's message is that it's not always enough to give 100 per cent. We believe the exact opposite -- all you need to do is give 100 per cent. In life, you will win some and lose some, but if you raise your kids to understand the importance of giving it their all then you have done your job as a parent.

Olympic Speedskater Back On The Ice After Motorcycle Accident

CP | Donna Spencer, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2015 | Canada Alberta

"I'm not going to retire."

Blue Jays GM Quiet On Don Cherry's MLB Conspiracy Theory

CP | John Chidley-Hill, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2015 | Canada Living

"We'll let him have his opinions."

Blue Jays Head Into Must-Win Game Against Rangers

CP | Neil Davidson, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.12.2015 | Canada Living

The Jays are trailing Texas 2-1 in the best-of-five American League Division Series.

This Stirring Video Made Us Believe The Leafs Can Be Champs Again

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada

We still believe.

Real Sports Ups its Game

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

Up until now, Real Sports Bar & Grill and the Toronto Blue Jays shared some uncanny qualities. Both are well known brands and ongoing support for these entities are due to hopes for a positive experience. But instead, we end up with subpar sentiments -- the former with drab & dismally made bar food and the latter with season after disappointing season.

How to Prevent Sabotaging Your Own Fitness Goals

Mandy Gill | Posted 09.23.2015 | Canada Living
Mandy Gill

Have you ever wondered how empowering it would feel to make a commitment to yourself in fitness and/or nutrition and fully follow through with it? Forget resolutions, forget starting Monday. You are fully capable of becoming fitter, faster, losing weight, gaining weight, running a half-marathon.

Empower Your Team by Raising Your Expectations

Dr. Ivan Joseph | Posted 09.22.2015 | Canada Living
Dr. Ivan Joseph

When Roger Bannister broke the record in the four-minute mile, he achieved what seemed impossible -- But within a year of that breakthrough, 24 other people broke the four-minute mile. What changed?Innovation doesn't happen unless somebody goes out there and sets the path for others to follow. Help your team become trailblazers by constantly encouraging them to go beyond the status go.