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VIFF 2018: United Skates

Roller skating is still going strong in America, but the predominantly African-American roller-rink culture is threatened by racist policy. Read more

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DOXA 2016: Looking for Exits: Conversations with a Wingsuit Artist

Extreme sport meets artistry in this portrait of Ellen Brennan, one of the preeminent wingsuit BASE jumpers in the world. Read more

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Stories from competitive seniors table tennis Read more

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Jeremy Bruneel

Runner-ups in the 2005 Haiku Night in Canada contest. Read more

Haiku Night in Canada

Lorenzo Sweet endured heartbreak, skittishness and strikes of lightening to become the greatest hockey player ever. Read more

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Veronica Gaylie encounters Trevor Linden, the Greatest Canuck Who Ever Lived, in economy class. Read more

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Runner-up in the 1st Annual Geist Literal Literary Postcard Story Contest. Read more

Postcard Story Contest

A nervous kid from Canada becomes the king of the basketball courts in Venice Beach. Read more

Dispatches

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Jeremy Bruneel

Winners of the 2005 Haiku Night in Canada contest. Read more

Haiku Night in Canada

All the evidence suggested Serbian cricket was in tatters. Read more

Prose

The Granville Grange Zephyrs saw poetry in pop flies. Read more

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The Olympic Games left a trail of moments: a rare moment, a Canadian moment,  a you moment, a me moment . . . Read more

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Plumb the depths of the Aquafit subculture with our embedded nonagenarian. Read more

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Quotations from The Little Grey Flannel Book, compiled and annotated by Oline Luinenberg and Stephen Osborne (Arsenal Pulp Press). Read more

Lists

It's been reported that my nephew in Ottawa needs to be encouraged to read, but he doesn't need to be encouraged to do sports. With this in mind I ventured into an unfamiliar genre. Sports books seem to come in two flavours—how-to books (which most t Read more

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