Local Sports

Nelson Leafs trade Easton Jolie to Kimberley

The team acquired defenceman Tyson Meier

L.V. Rogers awards its top athletes

The high school honoured its athletes last week

Former Nelson swimmers competing in NCAA

Jordan and Kelsey Andrusak will be rivals in in the Western Athletic Conference

  • Jun 23, 2019
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Montreal Canadiens play in Nelson
Kootenay Patricks prepare to play alumni Montreal Canadiens
Christine Sinclair becomes world's all-time leading goal-scorer
Canada beats Russia to win gold at world juniors

Nelson Boxing wins three bouts in Spokane

Marino Raffo, Riel Martinez, Leah Eberle each triumphed to end the season

  • Jun 21, 2019

Cost of hockey continues to climb for Nelson Leafs

Hockey expenses have increased $100,000 over the last four years

Nelson archers host meet

The Nelson Rod and Gun Club hosted 78 archers

  • Jun 15, 2019

Granite Pointe planning property development

The golf course will sell off land to help turn around financial losses

LVR’s Matti Erickson takes two gold at track and field provincials

Erickson set a new record in the 1,500 for the third straight year

Nelson Paddling Club hosting open house

Try the sport out on June 1

  • May 31, 2019

Nelson Rhythm Ropers skip to national honours

The local group won a team award earlier this month

  • May 29, 2019

Kootenay rugby team wins gold at provincial championships

The Kootenay team won the Tier 2 division at BC Rugby High School Girls’ Provincial XV championships

Former Nelson Leafs captain joins Selkirk Saints

Jack Karran finished his junior career earlier this year

  • May 27, 2019

Nelson Reflections win at synchro provincials

Nelson’s synchronized swimming team triumphed at the Jean Peters Provincial Championship

PHOTOS: LVR Bombers host rugby games

Both boys and girls sides played at Lakeside Park

Four medals for Nelson’s parkour athletes

Red Path Movement competed at the West Coast Parkour Championship qualifiers

  • May 13, 2019

Franco, Martinez slug it out at Fight Night 6

Nelson’s Elias Martinez lost to Portland’s Santiago Franco in the main event

Local Whitecaps product to play for Kings University

Nelson’s Michaela Anderson is a Grade 12 student at L.V. Rogers

  • May 10, 2019

Glacier Gymnastics takes 90 medals at Kootenay Zone Championships

Glacier hosted the annual event last weekend

  • May 10, 2019

Fight Night 6 set to ring the bell Saturday night

The Nelson Boxing Club will host its card at the Rod and Gun Club

  • May 8, 2019

City to give Nelson Curling Club up to $30K

The money will go toward fixing the club’s ice plant