Montreal Plays Host to Action-Packed Sports Festival
For the third time in as many years, the Olympic Stadium hosted Jackalope, an extreme sports festival open to anyone and everyone.
Four Concordia Stingers Make the Leap From CIS to CFL
Tens of thousands of football players, whether in Canada or in the United States, all dream of making it on a professional roster. Most, if not all, work tirelessly to reach their goal, but only a few see their gridiron dreams come to fruition.
Montreal Royal Look To Rip It Up in Ultimate Frisbee League
Hold on to your hats! Montreal has a new professional team in ultimate frisbee.
Stingers Women’s Soccer Bolster Defence with New Recruits
It’s a popular saying in sports: “Defence wins championships.” The head coach of Concordia’s women’s soccer team, Jorge Sanchez, made it clear he’s a believer in that adage with the players he has recruited so far this offseason.
Montreal Rapper Annakin Slayd Mixes Montreal and Sports in His Rhymes
If you were to tell a young Montreal sports fan growing up in St. Leonard in the 1980s like Andrew Farrar that he would achieve international success…
Concordia’s Dodgeball League Whips It at Le Gym
If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball,” a wise man and dodgeball legend—or, more precisely, a character from the film Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story—once said.
6-time Olympic Medallist and Humanitarian Clara Hughes Awarded Loyola Medal
Olympic speed-skating and cycling medallist Clara Hughes took a quick break from biking and stopped by Concordia, where she received one of the university’s most prestigious awards—the Loyola Medal.
New Concordia Football Head Coach Mickey Donovan Hopes to Return Stingers to their Glory Days
In 2003, linebacker Mickey Donovan helped lead the Concordia Stingers football team to a 7-1 record and an appearance in the Dunsmore Cup.
Stingers Women’s Hockey Add Size, Skill and a Familiar Name to the Roster
With four veterans moving on from the team this year, Concordia’s women’s hockey team will be missing a large chunk of the leadership core that helped lead the Stingers to their first playoff appearance in three seasons.
Lynda Baril’s Nos Glorieuses Examines the History of Women’s Hockey
Millions of Canadians witnessed Canada’s women’s national hockey team’s comeback win in last month’s Sochi Winter Olympic gold medal game.
Concordia Stingers Will Be On Full Display at Upcoming Regional and National CFL Draft Combines
A swarm of Concordia Stingers is headed to this year’s regional and national Canadian Football League combines—but it’ll be every bee for himself once they arrive.