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

  • Feeling groovy: Newfoundland and Labrador in semifinal today

    Summerside, P.E.I. - Following a pair of opening-day losses to two Canadian rugby juggernauts, Pat Parfrey says his Newfoundland and Labrador ...

  • Parfrey's priorities

    At the games - Nothing like a 60-meter dash for a try and a one-point game with only a minute or so left in regulation to make things ...

  • Objective achieved ... for now

    Summerside, P.E.I. - It was a team with no home this year, but Newfoundland and Labrador's Canada Summer Games women's soccer squad made do with ...

  • Rugby on the cusp of total elimination

    Summerside, P.E.I. - The 2009 P.E.I. Games mark the end of rugby in the Canada Summer Games program, although there's hope the sport could ...

  • Good genes, great attitude

    Her father was a Brother Rice high school and St. John's senior league all-star. Her mother played varsity at Memorial University and is a Sutton ...

  • Four souls in a two-man boat

    When Mark Perry and Brent Payne settle into their rowing shell for the start of Thursday's men's pairs Canada Games final, they'll have more than ...

  • Newfoundland and Labrador in good shape

    Say one thing for Mark Perry and the rest of the Canada Games rowing team: they're sure in shape. In addition to training for the 2009 P.E.I. ...

  • Johnson's long known the true spirit of the Games

    Summerside, P.E.I. - Of all the highlights and medal performances he's seen over the years - and Blair Tucker's gold-medal swim at the Aquarena ...

  • Games team devastated by death of young rugby player

    Summerside, P.E.I. - Members of this province's Canada Games rugby team arrived in Prince Edward Island Friday night with heady dreams, and heavy ...

  • Canada Games kicked off

    What for many athletes gathered here will be the highlight of their sporting careers officially got under way Saturday afternoon as Prime ...