Profiles

Getting to know Olympic archer Crispin Duenas

by Meghan Sutherland | July 23, 2021

Crispin Duenas picked up a bow in 2000 and has been aiming forward — carefully — ever since. Duenas is among Canada’s recurve archer elite, having competed in the Olympic Games at Beijing 2008, London 2012, Rio 2016, as well as in three Pan American games.

Catching up with bush-plane pilot Sarah Smith

by Alyssa Lloyd | March 8, 2021

Northern Ontario commercial bush pilot and dog sledding guide Sarah Smith discusses her life and bold occupation.

Moving forward with Matt Morson

by Meghan Sutherland | February 1, 2021

Demand for the rural Ontario musician Matt Morson grows, as he has become an increasingly familiar face on the Canadian summer fair circuit.

Outdoorsmen with physical disabilities

by Steve Galea | January 15, 2021

Hunters and anglers frequently deal with tough conditions. For those with serious disabilities, tough conditions reach a whole other level.

Meghan Patrick at home in the woods

by Jeff Helsdon | January 10, 2020

Canadian country singer and songwriter Meghan Patrick doesn’t hide her love for hunting, even though she’s faced backlash on social media for it. In an exclusive interview with Ontario OUT of DOORS, the Bowmanville native opened up about her love of the outdoors, how she became a hunter, and its impact on her career.

Dean Brody stands forlornly with a guitar in a field

Dean Brody keeps busy with country music

by Jeff Helsdon | October 11, 2018

While some singer-songwriters shy away from their love of the outdoors, fishing and hunting are recurring themes in Dean Brody’s music.

Team Canada's Cynthia Meyer in qualifying round of trap shooting

Olympic trap shooter Cynthia Meyer

by Megan McPhaden | August 9, 2016

Olympic trap shooter Cynthia Meyer shares her experiences competing in four Olympics including the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Terri Clark is hooked on fishing

On the hook with country singer Terri Clark

by Jeff Helsdon | March 13, 2015

Terri Clark recently discovered fishing and took time out from her busy schedule to talk about it.

Peluso with bass

Peluso is all about the bass

by Jeff Gustafson | September 29, 2014

When Winnipeg Jets forward Anthony Peluso isn’t on on the ice, he is on the water somewhere with a fishing rod in his hand.