Dresdin Archibald

Dresdin Archibald

 

All Articles By Dresdin Archibald

Thoughts on Olympic performances, why the Olympics can't only be for amateurs anymore, and our misguided notions of amateurism.
An historical perspective on female athletes, the Olympics, and doping in Olympic weightlifting.
A mature athlete's guide for adjusting training to accommodate the merciless Father Time.
Don't lose nine months of training because you took three months to goof off.
The passing of Gordie Howe and Muhammad Ali represents the end of an era in professional sports.
Thoughts on my experience officiating at both the American and Canadian Weightlifting Olympic Trials.
The world of Olympic weightlifting was forever changed by the greatest lifter of all time.
In an era of rampant doping, what would happen to the sport if drug tested resulted in a level playing field?
Media charades to discourage the use of performance-enhancing drugs caused more harm than good.
The conversation about performance-enhancing drug use in sport is riddled with truths and lies.
Plyometrics are a classic way to build explosive power.
Think twice before calling someone a "dumb jock."