Profile of Robin Short

Robin Short is The Telegram's Sports Editor. One of the newspaper's senior citizens (despite his youthful appearance), he has worked at The Telegram for 24 years. He is a two-time winner of the Atlantic Journalism Award for sports reporting and is author of Rock Stars: Team Gushue's Road to Gold. You can reach Robin at rshort@thetelegram.com

All articles of Robin Short

  • Still a force at 40

    The aches and pains last a little while longer than they used to. There’s a slight limp now and then. The knees are starting to creak a bit. ...

  • Minor hockey championship will cost organizers big bucks

    It may be a minor hockey championship, but the Telus Cup will come with a major price tag for local organizers next spring.Such is the cost of ...

  • He stood on Guards, by golly

    For all Howie Meeker has done in hockey — his four Stanley Cup rings with the Toronto Maple Leafs, an NHL rookie of the year award, a one-year ...

  • Holy Cross Kirby Group gets another shot at national medal

    “We pretty much say that every year,” said star forward Nichole Adams, “and the feeling this year is we have to do that.“The transition to real ...

  • Good skaters come in all sizes

    Somewhere, Bobby Lalonde, that 5-5 gadfly who buzzed his way through nearly 650 NHL games against all odds in the brawling ’70s, must be ...

  • Former Leafs' assistant coach relishes challenge

    And then one day the phone rang. It was fellow Islander Al MacAdam, coach of the St. John’s Maple Leafs offering a vacant assistant coach’s ...

  • Nobody asked, but ...

    The number of female Regatta crews outnumber the male teams 54-17 down at Quidi Vidi Lake. At last weekend’s Tely 10, female runners outnumbered ...

  • The B.C. bugaboo

    Simon Blanks hopes to change that Saturday.The Rock and Vancouver Wave hit the Swilers Rugby Club turf Saturday at 2 p.m., with the ...

  • Huffin, puffin and sweatin' like a ...

    A guy running the 10 miles in a puffin suit, complete with puffin head. To help promote the Sept. 26 provincial marathon — the Huffin ...

  • Fewer, Vaughan blaze to victory

    Fewer, a 33-year-old from Paradise, won the men’s division in a time of 49:48, while Vaughan, the 26-year-old St. John’s native, grabbed ...