Athletes

The Ride Of My Life

By Brett Friesen It’s terrifying. Every single time I line up behind the gate, or gear up for a practice, I always get nervous. The day I don’t get nervo...

Living My Dream

By Yvonne Ejim  (as told to Katherine Dolan) Questions.  It all began with three simple questions from my club coach: 1. What do you wa...

How Sport Keeps Me Alive

By Katie Hart I take 20-30 pills every day. I test my blood regularly. I get insulin injection shots daily, and that's just the start. But do you t...

Being Seen

By Kyra McDonald (as told to Katherine Dolan) My biggest challenge as a 15-year-old hockey player with dreams of playing for Team Canada is being seen by sc...

Like Father Like Son

By Kaitlynn Nordal When your Father is a former National Hockey League (NHL) player it’s no surprise that you sleep, eat, and breathe hockey. Cole Sill...

Push Through

By Auren Halbert (as told to Katherine Dolan) The day of team selection was one of the most nerve-wracking days of my life. We sat in the Team Canada loc...

Striving For Greatness

By Jamie Rebner Here in Montreal, we’re often overlooked when it comes to basketball. After all, we're a hockey-crazed city where the ice comes first and e...

Trusting The Process

Written by Kyrsten Downton For Cole Shepard, stepping onto an ice rink is like coming home for him. Unfortunately, the wait to return home for the 17-ye...

Pushing The Boundaries

By Liam Hickey (as told to Katherine Dolan) I remember every last second of our gold medal win. It was at the IPC World Para Hockey Championships in Gang...