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

  • 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 ...

  • One more for Fewer

    There was 2005, his first championship in the 10-mile road race, a 52-second win over Dean Alyward. And the 50:11 showing in 2007, one of the ...

  • Vaughan follows her instincts, finds a Tely 10 title

    It proved to be the right decision, as the 26-year-old budding running star from St. John’s led all women from start to finish to win her ...

  • Tely 10 winners celebrate at finish line

    Colin Fewer joined some elite company in Tely 10 history, winning his sixth straight 10-mile road race in the 83rd running of the event Sunday ...

  • Leader of the track

    “I’m simply track, track, track,” he says. “That’s my real love ... for over 50 years.”Oh sure, he’s toned it down a bit. No more are the three ...

  • Those were the days

    You see, it was in that building where I watched games as a youngster the year I forget, but I once recall seeing Ron Guidry matching up against ...