athletes

Sophie de Goede wins the Lois and Doug Mitchell USport Athlete of the Year Award

Queen’s rugby and basketball star Sophie de Goede has collected another accolade—she’s been named the Lois and Doug Mitchell USport Athlete of the Year.Continue...

Outcry against trans Olympians denies athletes recognition

Arguing that transgender athletes have an unfair physical advantage sidelines the systemic struggles trans individuals face in day-to-day life—let alone professional sports.Continue...

Athletes shouldn’t be expected to be neutral

Often known for their athletic ability rather than their way with words, athletes are taught to let their play do the talking. When it comes to politics, they are heavily criticized for transgressing the perceived boundaries of their profession.Continue...