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

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

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

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

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

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

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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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May 9, 2023

Coaching staff announced for 2023 Junior Women’s National Team

The coaching staff for the 2023 Junior Women’s National for softball features two Saskatchewan coaches, head coach Keith Mackintosh from Melfort and Trevor Ethier from Saskatoon.

Mackintosh has returned for his fifth year with the Junior Women’s team and third as head coach. He led Team Canada to their first medal, a bronze, at the Junior Women’s U19 World Cup in 2019.

Ethier has been a member of the Junior Women’s coaching staff for six years and was also a part of the 2019 squad.

More at Softball Canada

Ethan Bear joins Canada’s National Men’s Team at 2023 IIHF World Championship

Regina defenceman Ethan Bear will be one of 20 players representing Canada when the national team competes at the IIHF World Championship from May 12 to 28 in Tampere, Finland, Latvia and Riga.

Bear, who last played for Team Canada the U18 World Junior Championship in 2015, has 16 goals and 63 points recorded from his five seasons with the NHL.

2023 NCL 15U Western National Championships announce award winners

Nash Porter from Regina earned the boy’s Most Valuable Defensive Player award following the conclusion of the 2023 NCL 15U Western National Championship in Calgary on April 30.

Shelby Newkirk breaks Canadian record

Saskatoon Para swimmer Shelby Newkirk broke a Canadian record in 50-metre backstroke for the S6 sport class with a time of 38.54 seconds at the 2023 Laser LC Invitational Swim meet, Apr. 28-30 at the Shaw Centre.

Previously, Newkirk won gold in the 100-m backstroke S6 at the Madeira 2022 World Para Swimming Championships and attended the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. She has a history of setting new Canadian records including the 2022 Bell Canadian Swimming Trials, when she set records in the 50-m and 100-m in backstroke, and the 100 free.

More at Shelby Newkirk – Swimming Canada

McDonald joining Team Canada for World Para Hockey Championship

Regina’s Kyle McDonald has been announced as the Mental Performance Consultant for the Canadian Para Hockey team that will be competing at the upcoming World Championship May 28 to June 4.

The event will be close to home for McDonald as the eight teams competing in the championship will be heading to Moose Jaw.

Team Canada has been announced for the 2023 World Aquatics Women’s Junior Championship

Water Polo Canada has announced Team Canada’s roster for the 2023 World Aquatics Women’s Junior Championshipwhich is set to be held September 8-15 in Coimbra, Portugal.

Representing Saskatchewan will be Mikayla Hack and Simone Lapierre from Regina. In 2022, Regina Water Polo named Mikayla Hack the most valuable defensive player and Simone Lapierre most valuable goalie.

Canada’s co-chefs de mission for the 2023 Parapan Am Games and 2024 Paralympic Games are announced

The Canadian Paralympic Committee announced Karolina Wisniewska, former Para alpine skiing medallist and Josh Vander Viesas the co-chefs de missionfor the Santiago 2023 Parapan Am Games and 2024 Paris Paralympic Games.

More at Canadian Paralympic Committee | Canadian Paralympic Committee