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

  • 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, ...

  • 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 ...