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by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Aug 09 2017

Believe it or not, hockey season is right around the corner.

The Nelson Leafs begin quest for the ultimate prize, the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League Championship, when the Green and White host training camp beginning Friday at the NDCC Arena.

The main camp runs from...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Aug 08 2017

The goal — qualify for Provincials — was set in May, prior to the start of the season.

This past weekend at the Nelson and District Aquatic Centre a handful of Neptune swimmers achieved their season’s prize by capturing qualifying spots at the BC Summer Swim Association Championships later this month in Kamloops....

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Aug 07 2017

Nelson Ultimate welcomed more than 250 players from throughout BC and Alberta to the annual Disc Break 2017 at the Lakeside Pitch.

Business Business, a team from Edmonton &Vancouver, won the event for the third consecutive year.

Nelson’s Lumbersexuals came so close to advancing, but had to settle with a 1-3 mark during the tournament.

However, for the Lumbersexuals it’...

by Contributor on Monday Aug 07 2017

In less than two weeks, participants of the MS Bike West Kootenay Challenge will take on 222km of road (and hills) around the Kokanee Glacier, and all for a good cause.

Over August 19th and 20th, cyclists will travel from New Denver to Nelson, and back to Nelson via Kaslo raising funds to support the MS Society of Canada. So far, participants have raised over $40,...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Aug 03 2017

The Nelson Neptunes are ready to use home pool advantage to defend their Kootenay Regional Title this weekend at the Nelson and District Aquatic Centre.

The meet begins Saturday morning before concluding Sunday afternoon.

The top swimmers in each event have an opportunity to represent the zone at the BC Provincial Summer Swim Association Championships August 17-20 in Kamloops....

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Aug 01 2017

There were frisbee flying all over the Lakeside playing fields this past weekend as 17 teams took to the Heritage City to compete in Disc Break 2017.

The annual tournament attracted players from Saskatoon to Seattle  and Missoula, Montanta to Edmonton.

Business Business, a team consisting of players from Edmonton & Vancouver, captured the top prize for the third...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Jul 30 2017

Trail Allstars snapped its winless streak, scoring double digits to romp past Layritz 11-0 in round robin action at the BC Little League Baseball Championships in Victoria.

The win allowed Trail to finish out of the basement with a 1-5 record.

Connor Stainer and Nathan Dann each had three RBI to power the West Kootenay reps to the lopsided victory.

Trail, with players from...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Jul 30 2017

Team Main Jet came within a whisker of completing a season for the record books.

However, the squad lost out in the A final to finish second overall in the Nelson Mixed Slopitch Championships.

Main Jet, which lost to Total Chaos in the Playoff Final, was the best team during the regular season, winning the overall title.

Mallard’s Source for sports would like to salute...