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CBC.ca
Diamond League track and field from Parisvideo player above on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET to watch coverage of the IAAF Diamo
Diamond League track and field from Paris
CBC.ca / Posted 9 hours ago
video player above on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET to watch coverage of the IAAF Diamond League track and field meet from Paris. Shawn Barber (pole vault) is the lone Canadian competing at the event in the French capital. Barber, 22, will attempt to... Read more
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CBC.ca
Shawn Barber can't bounce back from Olympic letdownShawn Barber, after a disappointing 10th-place finish at the Olympic Games, cou
Shawn Barber can't bounce back from Olympic letdown
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Shawn Barber, after a disappointing 10th-place finish at the Olympic Games, couldn't bounce back into top form at Thursday's Diamond League meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland. The Toronto pole vault record-holder finished fourth, clearing 5.62 metres,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Diamond League track and field from Lausanne, Switzerlandto watch coverage of the IAAF Diamond League track and field meet from Lausanne
Diamond League track and field from Lausanne, Switzerland
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
to watch coverage of the IAAF Diamond League track and field meet from Lausanne, Switzerland. Canadians in action include Shawn Barber (pole vault), Melissa Bishop (women's 800m), Aaron Brown (men's 200) and Christabel Nettey (long jump). Barber,... Read more
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CTV News
Athletes born abroad, or with parents born abroad, find a home in Maple Leafrepresent, her mother Alison said firmly: "Canada has given our family a lot. W
Athletes born abroad, or with parents born abroad, find a home in Maple Leaf
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
represent, her mother Alison said firmly: "Canada has given our family a lot. We're proud to be Canadian." Pole vaulter Shawn Barber, born in New Mexico, the Russian-born boxer Arthur (The Cechen Wolf) Biyarslanov and cyclist Jasmin Glaesser... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Athletes born abroad, or with parents born abroad, find a home in Maple Leafrepresent, her mother Alison said firmly: "Canada has given our family a lot. W
Athletes born abroad, or with parents born abroad, find a home in Maple Leaf
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
represent, her mother Alison said firmly: "Canada has given our family a lot. We're proud to be Canadian." Pole vaulter Shawn Barber, born in New Mexico, the Russian-born boxer Arthur (The Cechen Wolf) Biyarslanov and cyclist Jasmin Glaesser... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Canada's medal-a-day pace ends in Rio with zero hardware on Day 10duet final. — Men's volleyball team downs Italy 3-1 to get into the quarter-fi
Canada's medal-a-day pace ends in Rio with zero hardware on Day 10
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
duet final. — Men's volleyball team downs Italy 3-1 to get into the quarter-finals. The bad: — World pole vault champion Shawn Barber of Toronto makes an early exit from the final failing on all three attempts at 5.65 metres. — Veteran paddlers... Read more
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Akron Zips
Barber Places 10th in Olympic Pole Vault FinalOlympic pole vault final proved to be a bittersweet moment for former Akron All
Barber Places 10th in Olympic Pole Vault Final
Akron Zips / Posted 11 days ago
Olympic pole vault final proved to be a bittersweet moment for former Akron All-American and reigning IAAF World Champion Shawn Barber, as he placed 10th at the XXXI Summer Olympics on Monday, Aug. 15. Weather played a major factor in the... Read more
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TSN
Canadian paddlers fail to make finalsYork, Ont., qualified for Tuesday's semifinals in the women's 200 metres with a
Canadian paddlers fail to make finals
TSN / Posted 11 days ago
York, Ont., qualified for Tuesday's semifinals in the women's 200 metres with a personal best time of 22.8 seconds. Later on Monday, Toronto's Shawn Barber was looking to add an Olympic medal to his world title as he competes in the pole vault fin... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Steve Simmons: High jumper Derek Drouin stays in the momentperformance Saturday night in the heptathlon. She passed the baton to De Grasse
Steve Simmons: High jumper Derek Drouin stays in the moment
Sarnia Observer / Posted 11 days ago
performance Saturday night in the heptathlon. She passed the baton to De Grasse, who won his first medal Sunday night. Shawn Barber, the world champion pole vaulter, was batting third on Monday. Now comes Drouin in the cleanup spot. In recent... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Rough waters: Canadian paddlers van Koeverden, Oldershaw fail to make finalsYork, Ont., qualified for Tuesday's semifinals in the women's 200 metres with a
Rough waters: Canadian paddlers van Koeverden, Oldershaw fail to make finals
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 days ago
York, Ont., qualified for Tuesday's semifinals in the women's 200 metres with a personal best time of 22.8 seconds. Later on Monday, Toronto's Shawn Barber was looking to add an Olympic medal to his world title as he competes in the pole vault fin... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Andre De Grasse delivers Canada's first medal by a man in Rio, sprints to bronzefourth quarter in a 73-60 loss to Spain. Canada still advances to the quarter-f
Andre De Grasse delivers Canada's first medal by a man in Rio, sprints to bronze
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 days ago
fourth quarter in a 73-60 loss to Spain. Canada still advances to the quarter-finals. Ones to watch Sunday: World champion Shawn Barber of Toronto in the pole vault final; Adam van Koeverden of Oakville, Ont., in the men's single kayak 1,000... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Rio Olympics Day 10: What to watch and the latest newsthird for bronze and Usain Bolt first for gold. LATEST NEWS WHAT’S HAPPENING
Rio Olympics Day 10: What to watch and the latest news
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
third for bronze and Usain Bolt first for gold. LATEST NEWS WHAT’S HAPPENING TODAY (ALL TIMES EST)Pole vault Canada’s Shawn Barber, the reigning world champion, has his eyes set on a gold medal. The Toronto native looks for a medal in his... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Five to watch: Barber goes for gold in pole vault, canoe and kayak events begin- A look at five storylines to watch Monday as Olympic competition continues in
Five to watch: Barber goes for gold in pole vault, canoe and kayak events begin
Brandon Sun / Posted 13 days ago
- A look at five storylines to watch Monday as Olympic competition continues in Rio de Janeiro: A CUT ABOVE — Toronto's Shawn Barber looks for a medal in his Olympic debut as he competes in the men's pole vault final. The reigning world champion... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Women take all of Canada’s 12 medals so far in Riokayakers Mark de Jonge and Adam van Koeverden, sprint hotshot Andre de Grasse a
Women take all of Canada’s 12 medals so far in Rio
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 13 days ago
kayakers Mark de Jonge and Adam van Koeverden, sprint hotshot Andre de Grasse and the 4X100 relay squad, pole vaulter Shawn Barber, high jumper Derek Drouin, and Damian Warner in the decathlon. That’s from the bunch of whom much is expected.... Read more
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Akron Zips
Barber Advances to Olympic Pole Vault Final(8/13/16) RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – In his Olympic debut, former Akron All-Amer
Barber Advances to Olympic Pole Vault Final
Akron Zips / Posted 13 days ago
(8/13/16) RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – In his Olympic debut, former Akron All-American and reigning IAAF World Champion Shawn Barber overcame some early adversity to secure a berth in the men's pole vault final on Saturday, Aug. 13, at the XXXI... Read more
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Akron Zips
Murphy Advances to 800-Meter Semifinals at XXXI Summer Olympicsto get that first race out of the way." Saturday will also mark the first day
Murphy Advances to 800-Meter Semifinals at XXXI Summer Olympics
Akron Zips / Posted 15 days ago
to get that first race out of the way." Saturday will also mark the first day of competition for former Zips' All-American Shawn Barber, who will represent Canada in the qualifying round of the men's pole vault beginning at 7:20 p.m.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Three area track & field athletes ready step into Rio spotlightThe acrobatic Lavillenie cleared 20-2 1/2 in 2014 to break the 21-year-old worl
Three area track & field athletes ready step into Rio spotlight
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
The acrobatic Lavillenie cleared 20-2 1/2 in 2014 to break the 21-year-old world record held by Sergey Bubka. Canadian Shawn Barber won last year’s world title, and U.S. champion Sam Kendricks is also expected to contend for a medal. Simmons... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Kendricks prepares for pole vault at RioOlympic Trials and is No. 2 in the world for 2016 with a vault of 19 feet, 5 in
Kendricks prepares for pole vault at Rio
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 16 days ago
Olympic Trials and is No. 2 in the world for 2016 with a vault of 19 feet, 5 inches. France’s Renaud Lavillenie, Canada’s Shawn Barber and Kendricks are leading medal contenders, with qualifying Saturday and the finals Monday. “I’m kind of... Read more
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Akron Zips
Trio of Former Zips Primed to Take Olympic Stagein field at the XXXI Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, beginning on Fr
Trio of Former Zips Primed to Take Olympic Stage
Akron Zips / Posted 17 days ago
in field at the XXXI Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, beginning on Friday, Aug. 12, as former Zips' All-Americans Shawn Barber, Clayton Murphy and Annika Roloff will be in competition. "What a great and deserving honor for each of these... Read more
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USA Today
Rio Olympics medal projections: Track and fieldcontender in Rio. (Photo: Kirby Lee, USA TODAY Sports)Pole vault G: Renaud Lav
Rio Olympics medal projections: Track and field
USA Today / Posted 21 days ago
contender in Rio. (Photo: Kirby Lee, USA TODAY Sports)Pole vault G: Renaud Lavillenie, France S: Sam Kendricks, USA B: Shawn Barber, Canada G: Jenn Suhr, USA S: Sandi Morris, USA B: Ekaterini Stefanidi, GreeceShot put G: Joe Kovacs, USA S:... Read more
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The Sault Star
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeirochampionship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada wit
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeiro
The Sault Star / Posted 22 days ago
championship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada with Theisen-Eaton, world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber and world champion high jumper Derek Drouin all strong medal threats. As many as three medals could come from... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeirochampionship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada wit
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeiro
Chatham Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
championship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada with Theisen-Eaton, world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber and world champion high jumper Derek Drouin all strong medal threats. As many as three medals could come from... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeirochampionship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada wit
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeiro
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 22 days ago
championship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada with Theisen-Eaton, world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber and world champion high jumper Derek Drouin all strong medal threats. As many as three medals could come from... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeirochampionship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada wit
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeiro
Welland Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
championship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada with Theisen-Eaton, world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber and world champion high jumper Derek Drouin all strong medal threats. As many as three medals could come from... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeirochampionship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada wit
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeiro
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 22 days ago
championship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada with Theisen-Eaton, world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber and world champion high jumper Derek Drouin all strong medal threats. As many as three medals could come from... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeirochampionship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada wit
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeiro
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 22 days ago
championship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada with Theisen-Eaton, world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber and world champion high jumper Derek Drouin all strong medal threats. As many as three medals could come from... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeirochampionship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada wit
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeiro
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 22 days ago
championship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada with Theisen-Eaton, world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber and world champion high jumper Derek Drouin all strong medal threats. As many as three medals could come from... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeirochampionship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada wit
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeiro
Sarnia Observer / Posted 22 days ago
championship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada with Theisen-Eaton, world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber and world champion high jumper Derek Drouin all strong medal threats. As many as three medals could come from... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeirochampionship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada wit
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeiro
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 22 days ago
championship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada with Theisen-Eaton, world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber and world champion high jumper Derek Drouin all strong medal threats. As many as three medals could come from... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeirochampionship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada wit
Our guide to where the Olympic spotlights will shine at the five-ring circus in Rio de Janeiro
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 22 days ago
championship. The Olympic track meet figures to be a strong one for Canada with Theisen-Eaton, world champion pole vaulter Shawn Barber and world champion high jumper Derek Drouin all strong medal threats. As many as three medals could come from... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Rebels represent in RioPress has Reese winning the gold and Kendricks and Berry winning the bronze. F
Rebels represent in Rio
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Press has Reese winning the gold and Kendricks and Berry winning the bronze. France’s Renaud Lavillenie and Canada’s Shawn Barber, along with Kendricks, are considered the main competitors for the gold. Kendricks has the second-best jump in... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Ahbe soars into Olympics for Team CanadaAhbe at Green and went on to compete for Mitchell at UA.Mitchell attended the C
Ahbe soars into Olympics for Team Canada
The Suburbanite / Posted 23 days ago
Ahbe at Green and went on to compete for Mitchell at UA.Mitchell attended the Canadian trials to support UA standout Shawn Barber, who also qualified in the pole vault for the men’s team. Ahbe also competed in an indoor pole vaulting event at... Read more
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Brandon Sun
2016 Rio Olympics medal projectionsDerek Drouin, Canada Bronze: Erik Kynard, United States Pole Vault Gold: Ren
2016 Rio Olympics medal projections
Brandon Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Derek Drouin, Canada Bronze: Erik Kynard, United States Pole Vault Gold: Renaud Lavillenie, France Silver: Shawn Barber, Canada Bronze: Sam Kendricks, United States Javelin Gold: Thomas Rohler, Germany Silver: Zigismunds... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada in Rio: Who to watch, follow and get excited aboutBeijing. The athletes are hoping for even bigger things at the Rio Games. Dere
Canada in Rio: Who to watch, follow and get excited about
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Beijing. The athletes are hoping for even bigger things at the Rio Games. Derek Drouin won world gold in the high jump and Shawn Barber finished first in the pole vault as Canada reached the podium eight times. They will anchor a strong Canadian... Read more
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Brandon Sun
2016 Canadian Summer Olympics TeamMontreal. ATHLETICS Kelsie Ahbe, Toronto; Mohammed Ahmed, St. Catharines, Ont
2016 Canadian Summer Olympics Team
Brandon Sun / Posted 30 days ago
Montreal. ATHLETICS Kelsie Ahbe, Toronto; Mohammed Ahmed, St. Catharines, Ont.; Mobolade Ajomale, Richmond Hill, Ont.; Shawn Barber, Toronto; Maria Bernard, Calgary; Mathieu Bilodeau, Calgary; Khamica Bingham, Brampton, Ont.; Melissa Bishop,... Read more

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