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by Rossland Telegraph on Saturday Apr 06 2019

Unique partnership launched to train world class Kitefoil athletes:  Red Mountain Academy and 4 Elements Kiteboarding are excited to announce the creation of the world’s first Kitefoil Academy. 

The Red Mountain Kitefoiling Academy provides an exceptional kitefoiling and training program as well as an individual athlete advancement plan in a competitive,...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Friday Apr 05 2019

There’s a new Kootenay International Junior Hockey League Champion.

The Revelstoke Grizzlies surprised everyone by knocking off the Kimberley Dynamiters in five games to claim the 2019 crown Thursday night in the Bavarian City.

Revelstoke scored three unanswered goals in the third period to defeat the Nitros 4-1 to clinch the best-of-seven Championship Series 4-1.


by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Apr 02 2019

Kootenay Chill Club Basketball is hosting tryouts for the upcoming Spring Hoop League beginning Thursday (April 4) from 5-7 p.m. at the L.V. Rogers Gymnasium.

Now that coaches and gym times have been confirmed, the tryouts will continue April 9th and April 11th from 5-6:30 p.m.

If any player is unable to make any of these dates/times but is still keen at a...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Apr 01 2019

Spring Break may be over for students, but not before more than 40 basketball players learned a little more about the game of hoops at the Kootenay Chill Spring Basketball Camp held at the L.V. Rogers Gymnasium.

Under the direction of former European Professional player Sean Denison, Kari Jackson, three-time CIS QUA Allstar with University of Windsor Lancers; Chase Rickaby, who toiled...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Wednesday Mar 27 2019

The Nelson Leafs Hockey Club held its annual year-end banquet at the Adventure Hotel, and just like he did all season long, team captain Jack Karran led the walk to the trophy podium.

The Grande Prairie native topped all players with four awards — Most Popular Player (as voted by players), Leading Scorer and the Most Valuable Player for the season.

Karran’s leadership...

by Trevor Miller on Tuesday Mar 26 2019

The Trail Smoke Eaters dropped Game #7 of their best-of-seven Interior Division Semi Final against the Vernon Vipers by a 5-2 score on Monday night at Kal Tire Place and saw their 2018/19 season come to a close. 

The Vipers started the game as good as any team could in a Game #7 as they applied lots of pressure early on and got a 1-0 lead at the 7:36 mark of the opening period. Josh...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Mar 25 2019

The ski racing season maybe winding down, but not before Mallard’s Source for sports recognized the Whitewater Ski Team athletes.

The season at Whitewater has been exciting, with Chris Swetland taking over the Nancy Greene program (Under 10) and head coach Dylan Henderson concentrating his efforts on developing the U12 athletes. 

Whitewater skiers competed on the Kootenay Zone ...

by Trevor Miller on Sunday Mar 24 2019

The Trail Smoke Eaters used a 46-save performance from Adam Marcoux and two goals from Mack Byers to stave off elimination and force a Game #7 after a 5-2 victory in Game #6 at the Trail Memorial Centre on Saturday night. 

The opening period went scoreless for long stretches of time before the Smoke Eaters were able to score first for the 5th time in 6 games of the series and...