Local Sports

Local Whitecaps players moving on to play at university

Mimi Lockhurst and Abby Jackson have graduated from the Kootenay academy

Rock climbing group receives $30,000 grant to help purchase land in Castlegar

The Association of West Kootenay Rock Climbers has been raising funds to buy Waterline for over year

Pulpit Rock still popular with hikers, despite physical distancing

There’s no plans to close one of Nelson’s tourism attractions

Nelson Leafs among KIJHL teams struggling financially during pandemic

There’s no guarantee the Leafs return to the ice in September

KIJHL looking for government assistance to keep sticks on the ice

Commissioner says league may not continue without support

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Christine Sinclair becomes world's all-time leading goal-scorer
Canada beats Russia to win gold at world juniors

Granite Pointe plans to open May 4

Balfour, Castlegar and Rossland golf courses are also set to open

Organizers cancel 2020 Grand Forks International baseball tournament due to COVID-19

Dr. Bonnie Henry has said that it is “unrealistic” to expect large events to go ahead this summer

Kootenay Ice forward signs with Cranbrook Bucks

Nelson native and Kootenay Ice forward Noah Quinn will stay close to home, signs with BCHL Bucks

West Kootenay couple escapes Spain – safe, sound, and in self-isolation

BC couple Garrett Kucher and Tory Apostoliuk make it home after almost a week of lockdown in Spain

KIJHL cancels playoffs, Leafs’ season is over

Nelson was playing in the second round of the playoffs

World Women’s Curling Championship in Prince George cancelled due to COVID-19

Another international sporting event has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak

Local martial artists win 12 medals at jiu-jitsu competition

North Kootenay Martial Arts sent a team to the event in Kelowna

  • Mar 12, 2020

Nelson Reflections open synchro season in Kelowna

The team took 27 athletes to the competition

  • Mar 11, 2020

Leafs shut out Nitehawks in Game 2

Anderson Violette made 32 saves in Nelson’s 5-0 win

Leafs rout Nitehawks in Game 1

Nelson romped to a 6-0 win against Beaver Valley

Minor penalty for coach roughing player irks Castlegar parents

Minor hockey v-p quits in row over one-game suspension given to coach

Kootenay Ice dropped from BC Major Midget League

BC Hockey suspends operations of Kootenay Ice from BC Major Midget League

Glacier Gymnastics wins 67 medals at Idaho competition

Nelson gymnasts also brought back three team titles

  • Mar 6, 2020