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Two athletes share common ground in sport

The road to the Olympic Games can be difficult, but two Saskatchewan athletes are hoping to make their potential journey...

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Weekly Roundup Nov. 22-28

John Wetzstein comes home to Sask Rowing Association  It’s a homecoming for John Wetzstein as the distinguished national team coach...

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Parapan American Games Wrap Up 

Photo Credit: Dave Holland Sunday November 26 marked the conclusion of the Santiago 2023 Parapan American Games, with the Closing...

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Santiago 2023 Team Canada Updates – November 24

Photo Credit: Angela Burger / Canadian Paralympic Committee Canada has gained a spot in the medal rankings, moving to eighth...

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Santiago 2023 Team Canada Updates – November 23

Photo Credit: Canadian Paralympic Committee Comité paralympique canadien Canada has fallen in the medal rankings, sitting in ninth with 26...

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Santiago 2023 Team Canada Updates – November 22

Photo Credit: Dave Holland/Canadian Paralympic Committee Canada continues to sit eighth in medal standings, with 24 medals, four of which...

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Santiago 2023 Team Canada Updates – November 21st

Photo Credit: Dave Holland/Canadian Paralympic Committee Canada holds it place in medal standings, sitting in eighth with 14 medals, three...

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Weekly Roundup – Nov. 15 – 21 

Donsberger among eight on National Athlete Pool in skeleton  Kyle Donsberger, who hails from Regina, was named to the National...

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Santiago 2023 Team Canada Updates – November 20th

Photo credit: Angela Burger / Canadian Paralympic Committee Canada has made its way to the top ten in medal standings,...

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Parapan 2023 Team Canada Updates – November 17th

The 2023 Parapan American Games will commence with Opening Ceremonies today. Para-cyclist Shelley Gautier and wheelchair tennis player, Rob Shaw...

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Santiago Welcomes 2023 Parapan American Games This week

Canadian athletes are once again descending on Santiago, Chile as the city plays host to the 2023 Parapan American Games...

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Weekly Roundup – Nov. 8 – 14

Ray represents Canada with U18 Men’s National Softball Team Rayn Ray from Saskatoon has joined the Canadian softball team at...

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Weekly Roundup – Nov. 1 – 7 

Swift Current group at 2023 Canadian Mixed Curling Championships  The 2023 Canadian Mixed Curling Championships commenced on Sunday, November 5th...

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Pan American Games Wrap Up

Photo Credit: Diego Alvujar/Santiago 2023 via Photosport The Closing Ceremony took place on November 5, marking the conclusion of the...

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Santiago 2023 Team Canada Updates – November 3rd

Photo Credit: Heuler Andrey/Santiago 2023 via Photosport Canada reclaims its place as third on the medal standings, with 136 medals,...

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Santiago 2023 Team Canada Updates – November 2nd 

Photo Credit: Dragomir Yankovic/Santiago 2023 via PHOTOSPORT Canada has moved down in the medal standings, now placing fourth with 116...

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Santiago 2023 Team Canada Updates – November 1st 

Photo Credit: PEPE ALVUJAR/SANTIAGO 2023 via PHOTOSPORT Canada holds its place as third in the medal standings, with 109 medals,...

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Santiago 2023 Team Canada Updates – October 31st  

Photo Credit: JAVIER SALVO/SANTIAGO 2023 via PHOTOSPORT  Canada continues to hold its place near the top of the medal standings...

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Weekly Roundup – Oct. 25 – 31 

Klimchuk announced for Canada’s men’s rugby roster    Regina’s Matthew Klimchuk will join the 32-player roster for Canada’s Men’s 15s...

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Santiago 2023 Team Canada Midway – Oct 27 

DANIEL APUY/SANTIAGO 2023 via PHOTOSPORT  The 2023 Santiago Pan American Games have come to the midway point and will conclude...

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Weekly Roundup – Nov. 8 – 14

November 14, 2023

Ray represents Canada with U18 Men’s National Softball Team

Rayn Ray from Saskatoon has joined the Canadian softball team at the U18 Men’s National Team in Hermosillo, Mexico for the softball World Cup.

Playing within Group A, the Canadian team opened the event with a game against the Czech Republic winning 5-2 and dominated their second game against Singapore 18-1. Canada broke their winning streak against Mexico, losing 10-3. Canada is set to play Columbia in their next game.

Ray and Canada qualified for the World Cup in September, after winning bronze at the WBSC Americas Pan American Championship.

Regina to host 2024 Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif conference

The Coaching Association of Canada has announced Regina as the host for the 2024 Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif conference from November 14 to 15, at the Regina Exhibition Association Limited.

The conference is the largest one held in Canada for coaches, sport executives, researchers and administrators. It will aim to address professional development, best practices and networking, in an attempt to stay up to date on the dynamic landscape of the sporting community.

Team Sask wins gold in hometown at Canadian Mixed Curling Championship

Team Saskatchewan claimed gold at the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship after dominating 11 straight games in their hometown, Swift Current.

Swift Current Curling Club’s skip Shaun Meachem, vice-skip Kelly Schafer, second Chris Haichert and lead Teejay Haichert lost their first draw but came back strong in each of their following. Team Saskatchewan won their second draw against Prince Edward Island to begin their winning streak.

Their gold medal win has qualified the team to represent Canada at the 2024 World Mixed Curling Championships in Scotland.

For scores and details on the team’s results, check out Curling.ca

Wiens’ success at Santiago wins Athlete of the Month honours

Rylan Wiens brought Canada an international silver medal at 2023 Santiago Pan American Games, an achievement that has earned him Sask Sport’s October Athlete of the Month honours.

For further details on Wiens’ award, check out SaskSport.ca

Kozun, Canada starts strong at 2023 WPV Sitting Volleyball World Cup

Melfort’s Julie Kozun is at the 2023 WPV Sitting Volleyball World Cup in Cairo, Egypt with Team Canada.

Kozun and the Canadian women’s team beat Brazil 3-1 (15-25, 25-21, 25-22, 25-20) in their first game, having a comeback after losing the first set.

Currently ranked second in the world, the event acts a qualifier for the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games. The ticket to Paris 2024 will be awarded to the highest ranked team that has not already secured their place in the Paralympics.

The 2023 Para Pan American Games start this week in Santiago, Chile. Stay caught up with Team Canada by following the event updates.