Local Sports

Nelson Leafs trade David Sanchez to Fernie

Sanchez had 11 goals and 13 assists in his rookie season

Gauthier, Sutherland raise $3,500 for charity at Fight Night 5

The pair fought after raising money for the Nelson and District Women’s Centre

Nelson athletes qualify for B.C. Summer Games

Matti Erickson, Dylan Gyr and Avie Waterfall will compete at the Games

  • May 12th, 2018

Nelson Boxing Club, Women’s Centre team up for Fight Night 5

Saturday’s main event will raise money for the centre

Leafs acquire Trail Thompson from Spokane

Thompson had 21 goals and 27 assists last season

Massive medal haul for Glacier Gymnastics at zone championships

Glacier athletes took part in the annual event in Nelson last weekend

  • May 7th, 2018
Punching out Parkinson's
Humboldt Broncos say $15 million raised will go to families
Blake Wheeler on the loyalty of Winnipeg Jets fans
Henrik and Daniel Sedin announce retirement at end of season

Double silver for Glacier gymnast at Western Canadian championships

Brianne Stefani won two medals for Team B.C. last month

  • May 5th, 2018

Mia Noblet breaks own highline world record in Brazil

The Nelson native walked 614 metres over a valley last month

Rebels’ coach blindsided by his firing

“I did not see it coming,” says Rotheisler of his dismissal this week

Sisters score synchro ticket to nationals

Nelson Reflections swimmers Ashley and Brooke Sonnichsen will compete later this month

PHOTOS: Wrecking wood for charity

The annual Breaking Boards, Breaking Chains was held Saturday

Vancouver Whitecaps coach shows girl players their options

Natalie Lawrence spoke to local female players about how they can stay in the game

Nelson Soccer Association pays tribute to Kerry Dyck

‘He was an unbelievable human being’

  • Apr 26th, 2018

Kootenay Martial Arts gets a new home

The new dojang at 111 McDonald Drive opens to the public this weekend

Nelson figure skaters visit Enchanted Forest

The club held its annual year-end show on April 15

  • Apr 24th, 2018

PHOTOS: Nelson Rhythm Ropers skip to success at provincials

The team won 56 medals last weekend at L.V. Rogers

Flying feet at taekwondo tournament

Yom Chi Martial Arts hosted a day of sparring on Saturday

Granite Pointe opens for the season

All 18 holes at the golf course opened Monday

Nelson hosting provincial skipping championships this week

The Rhythm Ropers will be competing at LVR on Friday to Sunday

  • Apr 18th, 2018

Nelson Reflections romp through regional competition

The performances earned the team a trip to provincials