2013 Canada Summer Games

2013 Canada Summer Games

A complement of 200 Newfoundland and Labrador athletes, coaches, managers and mission staff arrived Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 in Sherbrooke, Que., the site of the 2013 Canada Summer Games, which officially opened Friday.

Newfoundland and Labrador’s Travis Taylor gets the forceout at second base on Prince Edward Island baserunner Jed Noonan (38) during Canada Games baseball action in Sherbrooke, Que., on Saturday. It was the first game for the Newfoundland entry, which won 5-3.

Regatta helped prepare Games rowing team

August 14, 2013 - 7 h 54

By Kenn Oliver

The Telegram—Sherbrooke, Que.

Newfoundland and Labrador has a rowing contingent of 25 athletes at the Canada Summer Games in Sherbrooke, Que., this week, and while the province...

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Regatta helped prepare Games rowing team

Regatta helped prepare Games rowing team

August 14, 2013 - 1 h 30

"I would say out biggest boats, our eights, will probably have the best chance, and we're hoping our fours will do fairly well as well."

Eighteen members of the team competed in last week's Royal...

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Soccer

Carroll experiencing plenty of good cheer

August 14, 2013 - 1 h 30

"My whole family is up here, and my aunt and uncle and my grandmother. It's a lot of support," says the 16-year-old point guard from St. John's.

"This is my fourth year going to national tournaments,...

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Triathlete enjoys ‘the spirit of the sport’

August 15, 2013 - 5 h 35

He’s still only 18, barely out of high school, but it’s not unreason-able to suggest triathlete Marty

Whelan could represent Canada at an Olympic Summer Games one day.

“Few athletes...

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Triathlete enjoys ‘the spirit of the sport’

Triathlete enjoys 'the spirit of the sport'

August 15, 2013 - 1 h 30

If Whelan's results from his first summer competing in the national junior series are any indication, the St. John's resident is on the right path.

Following a sixth-place finish in the national...

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Track & field

Before rowers hit the water, Power had to hit the road

August 15, 2013 - 1 h 30

With the exception of the organizing committee, no one was happier that the 2013 Royal St. John's Regatta went ahead as scheduled last Wednesday than Paul Power.

And it wasn't because the longtime...

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Before rowers hit the water, Power had to hit the road