Alberta Sports

Friday, 13 May 2011 12:22

Calgary Stampeders to visit southern Alberta

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The Calgary Stampeders have announced plans for their first tour of southern Alberta. Four players will visit communities throughout the south of the province on May 18 and 19 as Rob Cote, Charleston Hughes, Joffrey Reynolds and Juwan Simpson will meet with Stamps fans at schools, recreation centres, restaurants, retail stores and even a military base.

By Susan Quinlan
Taber’s Atom Chiefs scored big when they were selected from among 3,400 hockey associations, to announce the NHL game during Scotiabank Hockey Tonight on CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada.

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Albertans are again being given the opportunity to voice their opinions to members of government about concerns over property rights, when a task force tours the province in December and January.

Thursday, 27 October 2011 08:20

Roof repair complete on Nanton rec centre

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By Susan Quinlan
Following the unfortunate discovery of damage to the roof of Nanton’s recreation centre in November 2010, the arena was immediately closed and the community began raising funds for repairs to be completed before the fall of 2011.
That renovation is now complete and the Tom Hornecker Recreation Centre this fall hosted the first event of the season.

By Susan Quinlan
Fort Macleod
Although most are familiar with the sport of competitive swimming, a number of these athletes have turned their attention to lifesaving sport, the number one sport in Australia and one gaining significant popularity throughout Europe.
In Canada, lifesaving sport is also catching on, with athletes including Fort Macleod’s Gordon Heine, 22, taking part and proving his mettle. He was recently selected for Canada’s national team to compete in South Africa this September.

Wednesday, 03 August 2011 14:53

Raymond student is crowned rodeo queen

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By Jamie Woodford
A Raymond High School student was crowned Rodeo Queen at the recent Alberta High School Rodeo Association’s (AHSRA) provincial finals.

Southern Alberta                     
After four full days of athletic and cultural competition in Medicine Hat, the Southern Alberta Summer Games concluded July 9 as Mayor Norm Boucher passed the Games flag to representative Loni Snow from Raymond.

Raymond will host the 2012 Southern Alberta Summer Games.

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