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Weekly Round up – Sept. 14-20

Crozon, Canada win FIBA 3x3 Women’s Series Championship Humboldt’s Paige Crozon helped Canada capture the FIBA 3x3 Women’s Series 2022...

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A Concussion Story: Lessons for Concussion Management

Sask Sport and the Sport Medicine and Science Council of Saskatchewan have partnered to present A Concussion Story: Lessons for...

Weekly Roundup – Sept. 7-13

McDonald named to support staff for Canada’s National Para Hockey Team  Regina’s Kyle McDonald has been named the to the...

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WEEKLY ROUNDUP AUGUST 24-30

Arnold captures silver at inaugural women’s Para Hockey Challenge Cup It was a historic finish for the Saskatoon’s Tracey Arnold...

Weekly Roundup Aug. 17-23

Sutherland wins Saskatchewan's first gold at Games It was Borden's Savannah Sutherland who captured Team Saskatchewan's first gold medal at...

Weekly Roundup Aug. 10-16

Shaw's summer comes to a close in fashion Midale's Keely Shaw finished her season in fine form, as she won...

‘My dream ever since I started lawn bowling’: Kos’ ambitions come to fruition in Birmingham 

Jordan Kos was just seven- years- old when she was introduced to the sport of lawn bowling.  When Kos’ mother...

Commonwealth Games Roundup

Double silver for Wiens Rylan Wiens won a pair of medals in Birmingham, claiming silver in both the men's 10-metre...

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Hurdling into Birmingham: Harrison set to race at Commonwealth Games

Michelle Harrison nearly quit her career in athletics.  Following high school, the Saskatoon product descended south of the border to...

Weekly Roundup July 27-August 2

Ashworth brings home Saskatchewan's first medal of the Games It was a Commonwealth Games debut to remember for Alexis Ashworth....

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2022 Commonwealth Games set to get underway in Birmingham

Action at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England is set to get underway Friday, after the opening ceremonies officially...

Weekly Roundup July 20-26

Saskatchewan contingent set to star at Commonwealth Games Nine Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan athletes are off to Birmingham, Ireland for...

Weekly Roundup July 13-19

Goncin, Ostepchuk lead Canada to bronze Regina products Nik Goncin and Garrett Ostepchuk were each a part of Canada's bronze...

Weekly Roundup July 6-12

Madol representing Canada at FIBA U17 World Cup Regina's Ajok Madol is donning the red and white with Team Canada...

Weekly Roundup June 29-July 5

Saskatchewan divers wrap up in Budapest Rylan Wiens of Pike Lake and Margo Erlam, who trains in Saskatoon, both wrapped...

Weekly Roundup June 22-28

Crozon, Canada win FIBA 3x3 silver It was a historic week for Humboldt's Paige Crozon, as she she was a...

Weekly Roundup June 15-21

Ens ends up on podium in Portugal Nikita Ens is leaving Portugal with a silver medal, after the Meadow Lake,...

Weekly Roundup June 8-14

Newkirk victorious in Portugal Shelby Newkirk won a gold medal on Sunday at the 2022 World Para Swimming Championships in...

Weekly Roundup June 1-7

Arnold, Gavel off to Wisconsin Goaltender Tracey Arnold who hails from Saskatoon was named to Team Canada for the 2022...

Weekly Roundup May 25-31

Thibeault a World Champion After getting her start in boxing in Regina, Tammara Thibeault is a world champion. Thibeault defeated...

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Weekly Round up – Sept. 14-20

September 20, 2022

Crozon, Canada win FIBA 3×3 Women’s Series Championship

Humboldt’s Paige Crozon helped Canada capture the FIBA 3×3 Women’s Series 2022 Championship in Romania this past week.

The Canadian women found themselves down 12-5 in the championship game but rallied back to defeat France 21-16 in the Constanta Finals, going undefeated at the tournament. The win capped off a dominate season as the women put up a record of 25 wins and three losses, winning four titles along the way.

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Ostepchuk, Sopotyk compete at IWBF Men’s U23 Wheelchair Basketball World Championship

Regina’s Garrett Ostepchuk and Aberdeen’s Kyrell Sopotyk recently suited up for Canada at the IWBF Men’s U23 Wheelchair Basketball World Championship in Phuket, Thailand.

The Canadian men finished in 10th place overall in the seventh edition of the event, which is typically held every four years, with 12 countries participating. However, this was the first tournament played since 2017.

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Linklater to headline 2022 AthletesCAN Forum

Former Canadian 3×3 basketball star and Indigenous advocate Michael Linklater is set to headline the 2022 AthletesCAN Forum, scheduled for Oct. 15-16.

Linklater, who won championships with the Saskatchewan Rattlers of the Canadian Elite Basketball League and the University of Saskatchewan Huskies, will give a keynote address to begin the event. His address will speak to how inclusion and accessibility in sport can improve the sport culture across Canada.

The forum, titled Reimagining Culture through a Safe Sport Lens, will be open to all National Team athletes qualifying for AthletesCAN membership.

Learn more and register at AthletesCAN

Mayer, Canada win 2022 Quad Nations tournament

Regina’s Britt Mayer and Canada’s wheelchair rugby team completed an undefeated run at the 2022 Quad Nations tournament on Sunday with a double overtime win against Great Britain – the reigning Paralympic champions – in the final.

Canada’s 12-man roster went 5-0 in Wales to claim the Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha Trophy. Earlier in the day, Canada put up an impressive performance against Germany, winning 53-49 in the semi-final to earn a spot in the final.

Next up for Canada is the World Championships which begin Oct. 11 in Vejle, Denmark.

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