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  • Target shooters were on the mark

    But unlike Halifax, where Ben Taylor of St. John's and Mount Pearl's Jason Harnum won bronze on the first day of competition, this time it was ...

  • Island to island

    “This is a very high calibre tournament here. We’ve just got to wait,” says 16-year-old Liam Hickey of St. John’s, who was recently named to ...

  • Canada Games: Target shooters win silver

    The duo shot a combined 1,181.0 in the team air rifle event at the College of New Caledonia. This is the first Games for both athletes, members ...

  • Canada Games: Fast sport, slow growth

    Prince George, B.C. — Team NL coach Melissa O’Brien was a volunteer at those Games, and not long afterwards, she joined the team and competed in ...

  • Canada Games: A need for speed, not medals

    From a distance, and to the casual observer, the sport may look like skatings equivalent to NASCAR. Skaters take off from a start line and tear ...

  • Canada Winter Games: Doyle's a Great Big fan of the Games

    “What I love about playing these kinds of events, you get to come to a town when the town is at its best. There are a lot of visitors here and ...

  • Canada Winter Games officially underway

    First-half athletes, mission and support staffs, dignitaries and a packed house took over the home of the Western Hockey League’s Prince George ...

  • It’s not all about medals

    “You always have that expectation of coming away from the Games with medals. We’re a small province, but we’re not that small,” says Rod Snow, ...

  • Just landed and ready to soar

    With a nasty winter storm bearing down on the Northeast Avalon early, there had been some trepidation among athletes that their Games experience ...

  • Football NL keeps making forward progress

    Not only will the fledgling provincial sports organization make its first trip off the island to compete this spring, but they'll also host a ...