Invictus Games demo brings first-time category for athletes with psychological injuries

By Anne Duggan On top of the local athletes representing Canada abroad this summer, a number will compete on home soil come the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto. The Sept. 23-30 event is the third international games for servicemen and women who have suffered life-changing injuries, both visible and invisible, while serving their countries. Alongside…

Young pentathletes eye spot in world final

By Dan Plouffe Two Ottawa modern pentathletes are after breakthrough results at their sport’s final world championships before next summer’s Olympics, and both Melanie McCann and Mathea Stevens feel that’s exactly what they can achieve at the Sept. 8-14 competition in Moscow. “I didn’t make finals last year, so that’s definitely my number one goal…