Highlights / elite

Arts & Entertainment, International

Canadian wins International ‘Timbersports’ title

Toughest “lumberjack” championship It takes fantastic power stamina, and accuracy with deadly sharp axes, handsaws and chainsaws to win. The elite lumberjack competition is known as the Stihl Timbersports Championship. This year it was held in Marseille France on May »


Parent young elite athletes with care, urges psychologist

Watching the Rio Olympics is inspiring, but parenting a child with talent and drive to become an elite athlete can be a difficult balancing act. Parents must carefully navigate the line between being supportive and pushing too hard. Children must »

Environment & Animal Life, International, Society

Elite Arctic yacht race planned

“…because of climate change, we can”.  Not for the faint of heart, and definitely not for the light of wallet, an elite and extreme yacht race is being planned for 2017. Tracing the path of the proposed extreme sailing race »