Sports

  • Combining Two Passions

    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…

  • Dodge, Dip, Duck, Dive and Dodge

    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.

  • Not Just Another Medal

    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.

  • Back in the Hive

    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.

  • A Net Gain

    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.

  • A Glorious Past

    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.

  • Beware of the Buzz

    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.

  • Hockey and Art on the Same Card

    Montreal Artist Mashes Contemporary Art, Pop Culture and Sports in Concordia Installation

    For many Canadians, collecting and trading hockey cards was a childhood staple…

  • Olympic Gold Medallist Alexandre Bilodeau To Study Full-Time at Concordia

    Olympic Skiier Bilodeau Steps Off the Podium and Back into the Classroom

    Alexandre Bilodeau was one of many seven-year-olds dreaming of winning an Olympic gold medal…

  • Together For A Cause

    Montreal Stars Hockey Team Holds Breast Cancer Fundraiser

    In time for International Women’s Day, two of the top teams in the Canadian Women’s Hockey League faced off on Saturday to collect money in the fight against breast cancer.