The Livingstone Range Traverse in Southern Alberta is a rocky ridge connecting Thunder Mountain, Lightning Peak, Centre Peak, Cauldron Mountain, and South Livingstone Peak. It extends from Oldman River to the Frank Slide over 38K with approximately 3,500 metres of elevation gain
The championship game against Canada and the USA took place today at 3 p.m. at Trent University. The USA had a strong game, winning 13-3. Team Canada came away as silver medalists at the 2019 Women’s Lacrosse U19 World Championship.
The Mississauga native is the first Canadian winner since Faye Urban won the title in 1969. Leading up to the final, Andreescu had played 10 hours and 54 minutes on the Aviva Centre court, the most of any player. When updated WTA rankings are released on Monday, Andreescu will be a career-high No. 14.
Right on through to the finale of the Canadian Championship. But to reach such soccer heights, Cavalry FC must find enough moxie to make an impact on another Major League Soccer side. Having stunned the legendary Vancouver Whitecaps in a two-game ‘Battle of the North’ set, Cavalry now charges into a semifinal series with another MLS mainstay, the Montreal Impact.
This is a home game for Evan Holmes, an especially nice treat this summer.
The 24-year-old Holmes, who was born and raised in Calgary and honed his birdie-making skills on the fairways at Earl Grey and later Glencoe G&CC, scored an exemption to tee off this week at the Mackenzie Tour-PGA Tour Canada’s ATB Financial Classic.
The Balance Foundation is proud to present YYC JAM and Street Festival. This inaugural and annual 3-on-3 charity basketball tournament will be held in the streets of downtown Calgary and Stephen Avenue with the Calgary Tower acting as our iconic backdrop.
Top junior golfers from across North America will head to Lethbridge Country Club from July 30-August 2 to compete in the 65th playing of the Canadian Junior Girls Championship.
The impressive field is led by the Team Canada National Junior Squad, with all five members set to chase the Brokenshire Trophy in Lethbridge; Céleste Dao (Notre-Dame-de-l'Île-Perrot, Que.), Sarah Beqaj (Toronto), Emily Zhu (Richmond Hill, Ont.), Ellie Szeryk (London, Ont.) and Monet Chun (Richmond Hill, Ont.).
Cavalry FC completed an unforgettable upset over the Vancouver Whitecaps on Wednesday night at BC Place, taking the 2nd leg – and their Canadian Championship Qualifying Round 3 tie – by a 2-1 scoreline to become the first CPL team to beat an MLS side en route to a date with Montreal Impact in the tournament’s Semi-Final round.
This week, Field Hockey Alberta’s U15 girls team will be battling it out with other provincial teams for national supremacy. The tournament is being held at the University of Calgary Hawkings Field throughout the week from July 23-28
The City of Calgary, Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corporation and the Calgary Exhibition and Stampede Limited confirmed today that they have agreed to fundamental terms and conditions for the development and construction of a new public sports and entertainment event centre.
The 3rd and final round of the Sun Life Financial Alberta Mens Amateur Championship was cancelled Friday due to bad weather. The provincial championship played at Wolf Creek Golf Resort ends after 36 holes with Andrew Harrison the champion. The 22-year-old from Camrose adds the provincial title to his Alberta Open win in June.
The 2019 FINA World Championships (World Aquatics Championships) begin today, running from July 12-28 in Gwangju, South Korea and hosting more than 5,600 athletes and officials from 196 countries competing in swimming, diving, high diving, open water swimming, synchronized swimming, and water polo.
CBC/Radio-Canada - Daily coverage on CBC, CBC Gem and Sportsnet ONE, as well as internationally available live streams at cbcsports.ca and via the CBC Sports app, beginning Friday, July 5. Kelly VanderBeek and Scott Russell to host CBC Sports’ Calgary Stampede coverage
Sport for Life is proud to release the revised Long-Term Development in Sport and Physical Activity 3.0 resource document. Long-Term Development in Sport and Physical Activity is a framework for the development of every child, youth, and adult to enable optimal participation in sport and physical activity. This third edition brings a number of important updates and enhancements.
The 2019 YONEX Canada Open Super 100, presented by Sun Life is the largest badminton event in Canada, offering a prize purse of $75,000 USD. This year, the Badminton World Federation Super 100 event returns to Calgary at WinSport’s Markin Macphail Centre from July 2-7, 2019 with competitors from 34 nations. Five former world #1 ranked players are among the 260 entered.
Sport for Life Society - Victoria, B.C. – At Sport for Life we believe it is important that we all learn about the history of Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada, and take lessons from our past into account when making decisions in the present day. This is best done by taking time to build relationships, learn about protocols and culture, and ask questions with an open heart and open mind. This is a crucial part of our journey to work together promoting physical literacy and quality sport on a global scale.
It’s been a favourite space to play for kids and now it’s a little more accessible for everyone. Hundreds of kids seized the chance to break in a new universally accessible playground at its official opening in Shouldice Park on Wednesday.