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.

A period of adjustment

August 16, 2013 - 18 h 02

The Telegram—Sherbrooke, Que. — Much like in his first two rounds in the boys’ golf competition at this week’s Canada Summer Games, Team Newfoundland and Labrador’s Blair Bursey has had an...

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Tough transformation from athlete to coach

August 17, 2013 - 1 h 30

She's attended conferences in Montreal and Banff, Alta., learning coaching skills from some of the country's top female coaches, including former women's Olympic hockey bench boss Mel Davidson.

"It's...

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Dugas claims silver in 200-metre final

August 17, 2013 - 1 h 30

It's the first medal for Team NL since swimmer Owen Daly won silver in the 50m butterfly event on the second day of the Games.

Dugas, 24, will have a chance to medal again at the 2017 Games in...

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Junk food ban this time around

August 17, 2013 - 1 h 30

"The whole point was to try and get athletes off on a good start," with adequate nutrition to help them perform better, said Christiane Azzi, a nutritionist with Sodexo, which is dishing up the food...

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Roxon earns silver medal

August 17, 2013 - 1 h 30

They won in a new Canadian record time of 4:35.41. The previous record was set at the 2000 Paralympic Games with a time of 4:38.01.

She also placed fourth in the 100m breaststroke with a new Canadian...

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