Shira Springer

Springer is an investigative and enterprise reporter for the Sports section. She covers a wide range of subjects, including local professional teams, sports business, and the Olympics. Prior to her current role, she served as Celtics beat writer. Her journalism career started at the Globe in 1997.

Latest stories

Inside a not-in-my-air-space sky-diving feud in Chatham

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An operator wants to get back to work, but the neighbors want him grounded for good.

As World Championships start, track and field rocked by doping reports

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Competitors in Beijing are under extra scrutiny following the recent media leak of blood test results.

Kenyan Stephen Sambu beats the heat to win Falmouth Road Race

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In a sprint finish, Sambu charged downhill to the beachside finish with one last surge to successfully defend his 2014 title.

Ugandan distance runner Moses Kipsiro speaks out

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Kipsiro, running in Sunday’s Falmouth Road Race, exposed a Ugandan coach who allegedly raped female runners, according to authorities.