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“She never would have wanted us to miss an opportunity like that”: Competition assists Shane Bradley in coaching through grief

Sometimes the best way out is through, even when it feels far from the path of least resistance. It’s a...

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Weekly Roundup Sept. 13-19

Shirley, Hobson selected during inaugural PWHL draft Saskatoon’s Sophie Shirley and Prince Albert’s Brooke Hobson were among the players selected...

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Chavez, Rice Continue Climb Among Canada’s Court Contenders

As Gabriela Dabrowski worked toward her eventual women’s doubles championship at the 2023 U.S. Open, providing the latest in a...

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Weekly Roundup Sept. 6-12

Kleiter receives Curling Canada scholarship Saskatoon’s Madison Kleiter has been announced as one of 11 recipients of a $2,500 post-secondary...

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Weekly Roundup Aug. 30-Sept. 5

Saskatoon reps help Canada to para hockey world silver Goalie Tracey Arnold and physiotherapist Betsy Mawdsley, both of Saskatoon, were...

Athlete Engagement Opportunities

The following opportunities are available to carded CSCS athletes only. COC Athlete Commission - Expression of Interest Deadline to Apply:...

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Weekly Roundup Aug. 23-29

Thrice is nice for Stewart at PanAm junior diving championships Regina’s Lila Stewart scored a hat trick of sorts at...

The Scoop on Public Speaking

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Weekly Round up Aug. 16-22 

Crozon and Team Canada add to their collection of wins  Humbolt’s Paige Crozon rejoined Team Canada in Quebec City for...

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Olympics push a family matter for artistic swimmer Carroll

The thought of representing Canada in artistic swimming at the 2024 Olympic Summer Games in Paris is anything but routine...

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Weekly Roundup Aug. 9-15

Team Canada comes home empty handed from the Girls’ U19 World Championship  Saskatoon’s Sara Gray and Sophia Magus joined Canada’s...

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Weekly Roundup Aug. 2 – Aug. 8

Keely Shaw brings home silver from UCI Cycling World Championships Midale’s Keely Shaw is attending the UCI Cycling World Championships...

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Weekly Roundup July 26 – Aug. 1 

Crozon, Team Canada conquers in overtime at FIBA 3x3 Edmonton Stop 2023  Paige Crozon, from Humbolt, attended the 3x3 Women’s...

Saskatchewan Stories
Water polo Saskatchewan athletes and coaches seeing success at all levels

Water Polo Saskatchewan's development into a national powerhouse didn't happen overnight but it looks like the hard-earned reputation is here...

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COPSIN welcomes the appointment of Minister Carla Qualtrough as Minister of Sport and Physical Activity and thanks Minister Pascale St-Onge for her contribution to the betterment of Canadian sport

The Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network (COPSIN) enthusiastically welcomes the appointment of the Honourable Carla Qualtrough as Minister...

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Weekly Roundup July 19-25 

Madol, Canada bring home bronze medal from FIBA U19 Women’s Basketball World Cup  Ajok Madol from Regina attended the FIBA...

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Weekly Roundup July 12-18 

Senft and Team Canada qualify for WXV tournament in New Zealand  Gabrielle Senft from Regina joined Canada’s Women’s Rugby team...

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Weekly Roundup Jul. 5 – 11

Team Saskatchewan starts off on a high in first game of 2023 Football Canada Cup Forty of Saskatchewan’s U18 football...

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Weekly Roundup Jun. 28 – Jul. 4

McDowell, McKnight announced as part of Team Canada for the 2023 World Aquatics Championships  Water Polo Canada has announced two...

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Weekly Roundup Jun. 21-27

Team Canada came in fifth at the 2023 Cadet U17 Pan-American Championships  Fifteen wrestlers represented Canada at the 2023 Cadet...

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Weekly Roundup – Feb. 8-14

February 14, 2023

Oatway claims bronze at Para alpine skiing World Cup

Kurt Oatway, out of the Regina Alpine Race Team, won bronze in the men’s sitting super-G event at the Para alpine skiing World Cup in Saalbach-Hinterglemm, Austria on the weekend.

Oatway put up a time of 1:16.34, which was good enough for third place in the event. He had previously finished in fourth place in the opening downhill race.

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Schwinghammer to represent Canada at the Freestyle Ski World Championships

Saskatoon’s Maia Schwinghammer has been named one of 26 Canadian skiers that will compete in one of four disciplines at the 2023 Freestyle Ski World Championships from Feb. 19 to Mar. 5 in Bakuriani, Georgia.

The moguls skier is coming off a fourth-place finish at the Deer Valley World Cup in Park City, Utah. Schwinghammer was the top Canadian at the event but lost to eventual silver medalist Jaelin Kauf in the semi-final.

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Albers to represent Canada at the World Baseball Classic

North Battleford’s Andrew Albers was among the 30 players named to Canada’s roster ahead of the 2023 World Baseball Classic.

This will be the third time playing at the event for Albers, who also represented Canada in 2013 and 2017. The pitcher has also represented Canada at the Pan Am Games, winning gold in 2011 and 2015. He was also on Canada’s 2020 Olympic roster, however the team did not qualify.

Canada will play exhibition games against the Chicago Cubs on March 8th in Mesa, before taking on the Seattle Mariners in Peoria on March 9th. The 2023 World Baseball Classic starts on Mar. 12th.

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Ramsay finishes on podium at Racquetball Canada national event

Saskatoon’s Danielle Ramsay finished in second place at Racquetball Canada’s National Team Selection Event held in Grande Prairie.

In the women’s open singles final, Ramsay faced Quebec’s Michèle Morissette, however Ramsay fell just short, losing 11-6, 8-11, 11-7, 11-7 in the best-of-five match.

Saskatoon/Macrorie product Cassie Prentice finished sixth place in the women’s open singles event, while former Regina product Christine Keay placed fourth. In the men’s open singles event, Saskatoon’s Lee Connell finished fourth while Macrorie’s Tanner Prentice was sixth.

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Sask. products make Water Polo Canada Youth National Teams

Regina products Sydney Krushen and Makayla Ulmer-Lutudromu have made Water Polo Canada’s 2023 Women’s Youth National Team, while fellow Regina products Taya Bumpas and Anna Ulmer have been named alternates.

Meanwhile, Regina’s Reid Tatemichi has made the Men’s Youth National Team while Zander Velestuk, also of Regina, has been named an alternate.

The teams will represent Canada at the upcoming 2023 PanAm Aquatics Water Polo U17 Championships to be held in Bauru, Brazil. The event, which is held every two years, runs from Apr. 2-8.

More at Water Polo Canada

Linklater named to North American Indigenous Athletics Hall of Fame

Former Canadian 3×3 basketball star Michael Linklater has been named one of the inductees into the North American Indigenous Athletics Hall of Fame’s Class of 2023.

Linklater, who won championships with the Saskatchewan Rattlers of the Canadian Elite Basketball League and the University of Saskatchewan Huskies, has continued to be an Indigenous advocate and keynote speaker in his post-playing career. He is the founder of the international campaign “Boys with Braids” and is from the Thunderchild First Nation, located in Treaty 6 Territory.

More at North American Indigenous Athletics Hall of Fame