It's days until the horn blows for the 2015 Nelson Cyswog'n'fun triathlon.
Saturday, at the Lakeside Park beach, the 2015 Nelson Cyswog'n' Fun club takes to the water for a test run of the triathlon distance.
The unofficial club have been training for up to two months, swimming, running and riding distances to prepare for the big day of the Nelson Cyswog'n'Fun Triathlon — set for...
Runners came to Rossland from places as far-flung as Bella Bella, BC, Yellowknife, NT, and La Ronge, SK. to take part in the Broken Goat races. Over 300 people pattered along the race routes in the sunshine, ranging in age from 20 to 56.
16 of the runners were from Rossland, and one of those -- James Crossman -- was listed among the "top performances" in the grueling 50 kilometer run...
Vito Tumillo and Vincenzo Rendini came away as the big winners at the Nelson Italian Society Bocce tournament Sunday at Rotary Lakeside Park.
The Nelson/Italy team of Tumillo and Rendini edged out Cranbrook's Fred Tironese and Alphonso Bertoia for the top prize in the A event.
Gino and Jayden Maida of Nelson finished third.
In the B event, Vince Toteda and Joe Sacino of...
Louie's did not win the Nelson Mixed Slopitch title in 2014.
However, with a new name Louie's, now OK Tire, defeated The Competition 20-15 to capture the 2015 Nelson Mixed Slopitch Championship Sunday afternoon at the Lakeside Ball Diamonds.
The seesaw battle came down to the final inning with OK Tire leading 20-13.
The Competition was able to stage a bit of a rally, but...
The Heritage City came ever so close to crowning a provincial champion this past weekend in Penticton.
The Nelson U18 Selects lost a tough one, 2-0 to Chilliwack in the final of the BC Soccer Girl’s Provincial B Cup Sunday in the South Okanagan City.
The Silver Medal was the second time in two seasons the same group of players has won hardware against some of the best teams in...
The Unknowns will be looking to repeat as the Nelson Mixed Slopitch League champs as the playoff weekend began Wednesday at the Lakeside Ball Diamonds.
The Unknowns defeated Louie's 13-2 to capture the title last season.
Action continues in the three divisions until Sunday afternoon's final at 4:30 p.m.
The B Final also goes at 4:30 p.m. while the B Championship is slated...
The Nelson Selects finished seventh overall at the BC Soccer Les Sinnott Memorial U15 Boys Provincial B Cup Tournament Sunday in 100 Mile House.
Nelson bounced Quesnel 3-0 in Consolation Round action.
"As disappointing as the tournament was, there was an encouraging aspect," said Nelson skipper Kerry Dyck.
"None of the teams we played were out of our class, and I feel next...
The Nelson Selects ran out of offence, dropping at 2-0 decision to Chilliwack Attack in the Gold Medal Match of the BC Soccer U18 Girl’s Provincial B Cup Sunday in Penticton.
The loss gave Nelson the Silver Medal.
In 2014, the same group of players won the Bronze Medal as Nelson defeated the same Chilliwack Attack 6-1.
Nelson, which advanced to the final on a goal average...
Sometimes winning bronze is just as good, if not better, than capturing gold.
The Nelson Selects scored in the final minute of the game to edge Powell River Predators 1-0 in the Bronze Medal Match of the BC Soccer U14 Girl’s Provincial B Cup Sunday at the Lakeside Soccer Pitch.
“This is really exciting especially score the winning goal in the last seconds of the game,” said...
The Nelson Selects ran out of gas on the final day of the BC Soccer U15 Girl’s Provincial B Cup, dropping a 2-0 decision to WCAGFC Storm of Maple Ridge in Consolation round action Sunday at the Lakeside Soccer Pitch.
The loss was the third consecutive defeat for a U15 squad that opened the tournament on a roll.
The Selects looked to be poised to take a run at the medal round...