Local Sports

Don Currie, local athletes win medal haul at 55-plus B.C. Games

Slocan’s Currie took home seven gold medals in track and field

Leafs fall 5-1 to Thunder Cats

Nelson is winless through its first two games

Local runners tackle Toad Mountain

The 25 kilometre and 50 km event took runners over the top of Toad Mountain

  • Sep 16, 2019

Leafs lose marathon season opener

Nelson fell 3-2 to Fernie in double overtime

Active life is family affair for Castlegar mom-and-daughter athletes

Two generations taking part in 55+ Senior’s Games

Nelson Neptunes swimmer wins two medals at provincials

Lachlan Bibby-Fox won a gold and silver in Kamloops last month

  • Sep 11, 2019
video
85-year-old, lifting since 1950, on track to cinch weightlifting championship
New NHL arena gets green light in Calgary
Aaron Brown edges Andre De Grasse to win Canadian 100-metre title
Calgary, Flames take another shot at new NHL arena

Queen Elizabeth Park to receive royal renovations

Nelson Baseball Association will be extensive upgrading next month

Montreal Canadiens legends to play charity game in Nelson

The January event will raise money for Make A Change Canada

  • Sep 5, 2019

David Sanchez named new captain of Nelson Leafs

Sanchez is entering his third season with the team

Heather Potkins wins Nelson’s first medals at sprint canoe kayak nationals

The Nelson Paddling Club athlete won silver and bronze in Regina

Team Canada step closer to Olympics after beating Puerto Rico

‘Super Round’ games to be played tomorrow at South Surrey’s Softball City

PHOTOS: Nelson’s Max Wong wins men’s singles title at West Kootenay Open

Kelowna’s Krista Martens meanwhile took the women’s side

Nelson Leafs look to new season with training camp

The team is hosting 38 players at the Nelson and District Community Complex

West Kootenay Open returns to new Nelson Tennis Club

The tournament runs Friday to Sunday

  • Aug 21, 2019

Lily Taylor, Levi Taylor win medals at Ogopogo Open

The local weightlifters were among seven Nelson athletes competing at the event

Nelson Leafs trade goalie Hunter Young to Rockies

Nelson will have an all-new duo between the pipes next season

Nelson’s Matti Erickson wins two gold medals at nationals

Erickson was competing at the Canadian Legion Youth Track and Field championships

Nelson Rowing Club wins five gold medals at regatta

Dominique Preney finished the event with four golds

  • Aug 13, 2019

Spokane team Fiesta spins victory at Disc Break

Fourteen teams and over 250 athletes competed at Nelson’s ultimate frisbee tournament

  • Aug 12, 2019

Nelson Sprints Rowing Regatta set for Saturday

The annual event includes clubs from around B.C. and Washington State

  • Aug 9, 2019