2 local athletes medal at Toronto 2017 Invictus Games

A pair of Ottawa athletes brought home medals from the Invictus Games held in Toronto from Sept. 23-30. Gatineau’s Natacha Dupuis, one of Team Canada’s captains at the Games, won three gold medals. She came in 1st place in the 100-metre, 200 m, and 400 m races. Ottawa’s Caroline Cauvin won two bronze medals in…

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…