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

  • Adam's Olympic afterglow

    Sports scene - Apparently unfazed by the gaggle of onlookers on the other side of the glass, and the collection of blue and white Torch ...

  • Local baseball rallies

    Sports scene - It was a sport that at one time drew routine crowds of a couple hundred or more for mid-summer games at St. Pat's Ball Park, a ...

  • Not that many points to ponder

    Dan Cleary and Michael Ryder failed to register a point Tuesday night as two of the five Newfoundlanders playing in the NHL went head-to-head at ...

  • When Love was in the air

    If you've ever been down in Newfoundland, and you were in Conception Bay, and you're looking for a place to go, just to pass the time away, ...

  • Gushue finishes strong at Grey Power

    Curling - He fell short of reaching the final in the first Grand Slam event of the curling season, but Brad Gushue is buoyed by his team's ...

  • Reasonable concerns with non-selective policy

    Sports scene - The president of Mount Pearl minor basketball fears for the future of his association. Up in Cowan Heights, the head of that minor ...

  • A word to the wary

    Sports scene - In their haste to unearth, fashion and polish the next great Newfoundland athlete to turn pro and make a fortune, overly ambitious ...

  • All Irish eyes were smiling

    Long before 1972 and hockey became famously linked in Canada, before the 1980 U.S. Olympians put hockey on the map in America, Newfoundland had ...

  • Southern Shore revisits heritage, hosts Irish hurling match

    Sports - The lush green foliage of the Southern Shore - not to mention the thick brogues - reminds one of Ireland in the best of times. Over the ...

  • Colour them red and golden

    The cold beer flowing during the post-game revelry Sunday night washed away 15 years of frustration for the Crusaders who are riding high again, ...