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

  • The Pujols of fastpitch

    Nobody asked me, but ... Quietly, Colin Abbott has called it a career, at least at the international level, following the ISF men's world ...

  • Atlantic Rock will have its mettle tested

    It's a regional squad, but the vast majority of the Atlantic Canada Rock rugby team hails from Newfoundland, a reflection of that team's ...

  • Scrummers win second medal for province

    Summerside, P.E.I. - Good thing they play rugby, because Newfoundland's Canada Games rugby team aren't the greatest singers in the world. Then ...

  • Bronzed oars

    Clinton, P.E.I. - Newfoundland finally got on the medal board at the 2009 Canada Summer Games when rowers Jane Brodie, Alyssa Devereaux, Allison ...

  • Quit making excuses and make plans to succeed

    At the games - It's been a class reunion in P.E.I. Chaps I went to school with, some of whom I haven't seen in years, are at the Canada Summer ...

  • HOW WE DID THURSDAY AT THE GAMES

    Newfoundland and Labrador rowers had a shot at four medals Thursday, but came up short, leaving this province still without a medal after five ...

  • Scratching out a new beginning

    The Newfoundland Canada Games softball team is 0-9 and has been outscored 85-10. It can't get much worse. The upside, however, is things will ...

  • Supreme effort not enough

    Newfoundland and Labrador put on a display of grit and determination on the soccer field Thursday, but it wasn't enough in a 3-0 loss to Ontario ...

  • It's time to get all our rowers in the same boat

    Clinton, P.E.I. - The Royal St. John's Regatta is steeped in tradition: 9:13, fiddles, 'All gone, byes?' parroting from the spin booths and the ...

  • These athletes are well-seasoned

    Clinton, P.E.I. - Newfoundland has a crack at eight Canada Games rowing medals today and Friday on Southwest River outside Summerside, which ...