West Coast Wonder Women+ Welcomes Return Fighters and Newcomers as Boxing Card Nears

101 female+ athletes will compete at the 2023 West Coast Wonder Women+ boxing card after registration officially closed on April 15th. The three-day boxing card, which begins May 19th, expects to host over 75 bouts across several weight divisions. Over 15 local businesses are...

CHL Cancels 2020 Playoffs & Memorial Cup

On March 12, 2020, in light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), in association with our three regional leagues, the Western Hockey League (WHL), Ontario Hockey League (OHL), and Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL), made the decision to pause...

Mill Bay BC Jojo Tanaka-Campbell CJHL Academic Player of the Year

When Jojo Tanaka-Campbell grapples with a learning concept in the classroom or a scheme on the ice that doesn’t come naturally to him, the Mill Bay, B.C., product never becomes daunted by the challenge.“I hate not being able to do something – I’m very...

VICTORIA ARTISTIC SWIMMING ATHLETES PERFORM AT YEAR-END SHOW

Victoria Artistic Swimming Club welcomes the community to attend their annual year end Watershow, happening Sunday, June 18th at Saanich Commonwealth Place, 9:30-11:00am.This is an opportunity to see the sport previously known as synchronized swimming, as Victoria’s only artistic swimming club showcases club athletes,...

Volleyball Canada NextGen Men’s Team 2021

Volleyball Canada announced the indoor men’s NextGen training group, which is composed of athletes with the potential to represent Canada at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. The program will run in Gatineau, Quebec, from May 24 to late August."With the unusual circumstances of...

The BC Lions make an early dip into the free agent market

The BC Lions Football Club made an early dip into the free agent market Tuesday with the signing of free agent WR Lucky Whitehead (A) to a contract.“Lucky’s speed and athleticism make him a great fit for the playmakers we are bringing in on...

Canada’s Graham Ritchie and Antoine Cyr Stoked with Seventh in Team Sprints at Nordic World Ski Championships in Germany

Competing in their first Nordic World Ski Championships, Canada’s Graham Ritchie and Antoine Cyr matched strides with the fastest cross-country skiers on the planet while putting down a seventh-place finish in the skate-ski team sprint event on Sunday in Oberstdorf, Germany. The 22-year-old Canucks were...

World Juniors Preview: Canada vs. Czech Republic

It’s on to the playoff round at the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship for Canada’s National Junior Team, which looks to build on its perfect preliminary round in a quarterfinal match-up against the Czech Republic.LAST GAMECanada put together its most complete performance of the...

Fourth is the worst but not this year!

Two years ago, 2017,Melissa Humana-Paredes and Sarah Pavan had begun their new partnership in brilliant form: bronze in Gstaad, silver in Rio and Olsztyn and, memorably, gold at the Poreč Major on Canada Day.Then came the World Championships in Vienna: fourth.And then came the...

WCL All-Star, Canadian Slugger Among Four Added by NightOwls

AC Chavez can get guys out, and Josh Marchese can hit them out. Chavez, an all-star left-handed pitcher in the West Coast League in 2019 with the Port Angeles Lefties, and Marchese, a Burnaby product who hit four home runs for the Cowlitz Black Bears...

Canada’s National Junior Team Beat Russia In Pre-Tournament Action

Canada’s National Junior Team scored four goals in the first period and used that strong start to defeat Russia 6-4 on Thursday in the first and only pre-tournament game for both teams ahead of the 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship.• Mason McTavish (Carp, Ont./Peterborough,...

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