Articles by Jamie Johnstone

Airport CEO flying high at first Paralympic Games

Tristen Chernove makes his living off the air but, in Rio, he’s making his name on the road and track.

The airport executive from Cranbrook, B.C., won gold in the men’s paracycling time trial at the scenic seaside course Wednesday, completing his Paralympic rainbow that includes silver and bronze on the track earlier in the Paralympic Games.

A Tripp to remember

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Rising Canadian swim star Abi Tripp was stunned by finishing sixth in the women’s S8 400m freestyle finals at the Paralympic Games. Even in her wildest dreams, the 15-year-old never…