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Weekly Roundup April 3-9

Goncin, Ostepchuk named to Canada Wheelchair Basketball roster Regina duo, Garrett Ostepchuk and Nik Goncin, were announced to the senior...

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Weekly Roundup March 27 – April 2

Parent, Ramsay finished fourth at Pan American Championships Saskatoon racquetball duo, Juliette Parent and Danielle Ramsay finished their time at...

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Weekly Roundup – March 20-26

Team Saskatchewan #1 starts strong Team Saskatchewan #1 started strong at the 2024 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship in Moose Jaw....

Saskatchewan Stories
Gil Dash and Marie Wright hope to sweep their way into history

A year after Moose Jaw held the 2023 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship, skip, Gil Dash and vice-skip, Marie Wright will...

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Weekly Roundup Mar. 13-19

Shaw to represent Canada at 2024 Para-Track World Championships   Keely Shaw of Midale, with Team Canada will compete at the...

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Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan expands partnership with Craven SPORT Services, Ignite Athletics and Level 10 Fitness to create CSCS Campuses

Regina (March 19, 2024) — Beginning April 1, Saskatchewan’s high-performance athletes will have additional support and services available as they...

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Weekly Roundup March 6-12

Saskatchewan secures silver in 2024 Brier The 2024 Montana Brier ended with Saskatchewan placing second after advancing to the finals...

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COPSIN and Gruppo Nutrition Forge Strategic Partnership to Fuel Canada’s Athletes

The Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sports Institute Network (COPSIN) are proud to announce that they have entered into a four-year...

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Self-Compassion for Enhanced Well-Being and Performance

Overview of presentation Introduce self-compassion and the different types or forms of self-compassion. Explore the role of self-compassion in sport...

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Weekly Roundup Feb. 28-March 5

Wiens, Erlam compete at diving World Cup Montreal It’s one down and two to go for Pike Lake’s Rylan Wiens...

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Weekly Roundup February 21-27

Team Saskatchewan eliminated Scotties Tournament of Hearts Team Ackerman of Saskatchewan was eliminated from the Scotties Tournament of Hearts on...

Saskatchewan Stories
Ajok Madol one of five family stars

There's no limit of sport superstars when it comes to Regina's Madol family. All five of the family's children Majok...

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Weekly Roundup – Feb. 14 – 20

Photo - Dave Holland Canada’s women’s water polo qualifies for 2024 Olympics The Canadian women’s water polo team, including Regina’s...

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Weekly Roundup – Feb. 7 – Feb. 13

Photo Credit: Diving Canada/Francois Mittens Five Saskatchewan athletes at World Aquatics Championships Regina’s Kenzie Priddell and Blaire McDowell, Saskatoon’s Sydney...

Saskatchewan Stories
Shirley, Clark don Canadian jersey for first time together

Written by: Matt Johnson for Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan After last serving as teammates in 2019 when the Wisconsin Badgers...

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Weekly Roundup – Jan. 31 – Feb. 6 

Fish represents Canada at Speed Skating World Cup  Graeme Fish, who hails from Moose Jaw, helped represent Canada at the...

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Black History Month 2024

February marks Black History Month, an opportunity to honour the legacy and contributions of Black Canadians have made and continue...

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Wiens, Crozon named top athletes at Saskatchewan Sport Awards 

For the second time in three years, Olympic diver Rylan Wiens was named the Male Athlete of the Year at...

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Weekly Roundup Jan. 24-30

Photo Credit: Lediard Foto AS Clark joins Canada in Rivalry Series Saskatoon’s Emily Clark was announced as part of the...

Saskatchewan Stories
Follow Sask. athletes to the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games with cheeronsask.ca 

Looking for news and information on Saskatchewan athletes, coaches and team staff on the road to the 2024 Olympic and...

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Weekly Roundup April 27-May 4

May 3, 2022

COC to unveil Chef de Mission for 2024 Olympics 

On Friday, May 6, the Canadian Olympic Committee will announce Team Canada’s Chef de Mission for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. 

Saskatoon product Catriona Le May Doan served as the Chef De Mission for Team Canada at the 2022 Olympics in Beijing.  

Lightfoot returns from Brazil with bronze medal 

Assiniboia’s Wyatt Lightfoot and partner Justin Kendrick won a bronze medal in the men’s SH 6 doubles at the Para Badminton International in Brazil. 

The pair went 1-1 in the round robin to earn a spot in the semifinals where they lost 21-10 and 21-11 to the French duo of Fabien Morat and Charles Noakes. 

Lightfoot also competed in the SH 6 men’s singles event, again going 1-1 in the round robin to advance to playoffs. 

In the opening round of playoffs, Lightfoot faced Kendrick losing the first game 30-29, but winning the final two 21-17 and 21-16 to move on to quarter-finals where he was defeated by Noakes 21-7 and 21-5. 

The Canadian contingent was coached by Regina’s Frank Gaudet. 

Wright representing Saskatchewan at Worlds 

Moose Jaw’s Marie Wright is in the midst of the World Wheelchair Mixed Doubles Curling Championship, where she and teammate Jamie Anseeuw hold a 2-4 record through six round robin games. 

Wright and Anseeuw won their opening game 8-4 against Latvia, but then lost back-to-back to Germany and Slovakia before picking up their second win against the United States. The duo then lost another two game to Norway and Turkey. 

The Canadian rink will be back in action in Lohja, Finland later on Tuesday, with a game against Czech Republic and will wrap up round robin play on Wednesday against Denmark. 

Mackintosh returns as head coach 

Melfort’s Keith Mackintosh is back as the Head Coach of the Canadian Junior Women’s National Softball Team for the upcoming WBSC U18 Women’s Softball World Cup cycle from 2023-2025. 

This will be Mackintosh’s fifth cycle as a coach and third as head coach after previously leading the team to their first-ever medal at the 2019 U19 World Cup. 

Saskatchewan contingent to represent Canada in Mexico 

Regina’s Kayla Bednarcik, Moose Jaw’s Taylor Follensbee and Saskatoon’s Jacob Phillips, as well as Saskatoon Wrestling Club’s Logan Sloan were among the 23 Canadian wrestlers named to Wrestling Canada’s team for the 2022 Senior Pan-American Championships that run May 5-8 in Acapulco, Mexico. 

Also representing Canada are Saskatchewan coaches Shane Bradley and Leo McGee.