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Illusions gymnasts bring home hardware

Illusions gymnasts bring home hardware

Canmore Illusions gymnasts brought home eight medals including three gold from the Exelta cup in Red Deer on Feb. 4-5. Nine-year-old Erika Lepper captured gold in the bars and all-around category and added a silver on the vault to lead the team.

Bow Valley biathletes sweep biathlon medals

Bow Valley dominated the biathlon range at the Canada Winter Games, as Team Alberta swept the podium in the men’s 15 km individual race, led by flag bearer Scott Gow.
Eagles reverse into AJHL playoffs

Eagles reverse into AJHL playoffs

While some teams have the misfortune of limping into the playoffs, the Canmore Eagles were driven there on a stretcher.
Hicks dedication leads to breakout season

Hicks dedication leads to breakout season

Cross-country skier Annika Hicks has had a litany of reasons to quit the sport. She’s a late bloomer. She hasn’t spent enough time on skis to build the required endurance. She’s too short.
Gaiazova pumped up for world championships

Gaiazova pumped up for world championships

Like a victim in a medieval torture device, a series of ropes suspends cross-country skier Dasha Gaiazova above the floor at LifeWorks gym.

Ski injuries under Alpine Canada microscope

A rash of ski injuries to key members of the senior team has prompted Alpine Canada to host a ski-racing safety summit this spring in Calgary. “The most important factor is we are masters of our own destiny.
Gow cracks top 10 in Czech Republic

Gow cracks top 10 in Czech Republic

Posting the top result of his young career, biathlete Scott Gow cracked the top 10 in the 15 kilometre sprint at the world junior biathlon championships in Nove Mesto, Czech Republic last weekend.
Stutz goes it alone on world cup circuit

Stutz goes it alone on world cup circuit

Paul Stutz is taking on the world – all by himself. The Banff slalom expert is racing as an independent on the world cup alpine ski circuit for the second season in a row, and is posting some of the best results of his young career.
Eagles find gem in own backyard

Eagles find gem in own backyard

In search of help to overcome recent inconsistent play, the Canmore Eagles needed look no further than their own backyard.

Challenge a set-up for worlds

Two Canadian national ski team members used the Rocky Mountain Challenge at the Canmore Nordic Centre to jumpstart stalled seasons on Sunday, Jan 30.