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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...

Weekly Roundup
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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Weekly Roundup
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...

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,...

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...

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...

Weekly Roundup
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...

Weekly Roundup
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...

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...

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,...

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...

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,...

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...

Weekly Roundup
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...

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...

Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup Oct. 20-26

October 26, 2021

Team Canada clothing unveiled for the Beijing Winter Games

Canadian athletes will wear the red for opening ceremonies and white for the closing ceremonies at the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics it was revealed Wednesday as the lululemon clothing was unveiled Wednesday.

In a Canadian Olympic Committee release the kit is described as a “dynamic dressing system is intended to be layered, combined, and modified by the athletes to suit their personality and their personal needs when it comes to staying warm or staying cool. As much as the Olympic Games are a moment of unity, the kit allows the athletes to showcase their individuality.” Read the full release and check out the gear at

Saskatchewan curlers vying for final spots at Olympic trials

Three Saskatchewan-based curling teams are competing in the final chance pre-trials event this week for an opportunity to advance to the Canadian Olympic curling trials in Saskatoon in November.

Saskatchewan’s entries include Martenville’s Sherry Anderson and Moose Jaw’s Penny Barker on the women’s side and Saskatoon’s Colton Flasch in the men’s draw. Pat Simmons, also from Saskatchewan, will compete with a rink from Manitoba in the pre-trials event in Liverpool, Nova Scotia.

The pre-trials includes 28 rinks (14 men and 14 women) competing for the final four berths into the Olympic trials. Two pools of seven in each gender, with the top three teams in each advancing to the weekend playoffs. Read the full details include draw schedule and scores at

Women’s hockey centralization schedule

Saskatoon’s Emily Clark and Canada’s National Women’s Hockey Team have announced an 18-game schedule for the team in preparation for the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China. 

The 29-player roster will face the United States in nine rivalry games starting Oct. 22 in Allentown, PA. The Canadian dates on the tour include stops in Kingston and Ottawa in November, as well as Edmonton and Red Deer in January. 

Canada will also travel to Finland to play three games. Other games include two against an all-star team from the Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association in December and four games against Junior A clubs from the Alberta Junior Hockey League.  For more information, visit

Moran, McGladdery named to senior archery team

Prince Albert’s Tristan Moran and Marsden’s Erin McGladdery have been named to rosters for Archery Canada’s 2022 Senior National Compound Squad.

Moran is one of six on the men’s team, while McGladdery is one of five on the women’s team who will represent Canada on the international stage for the 2022 season, including the Hyundai Archery World Cup.

The short-term goal of the squad is to help qualify a full team for the 2023 Pan American Games scheduled for Oct. 20 to Nov.5, 2023 in Santiago, Chile. Read the full story on

Connell finishes second at Westerns

It’s been almost two years since racquetball athletes have had the opportunity to compete in Western Canada, but they got their chance at the Western Canadian Championships Oct. 22-24 in Calgary and Saskatoon’s Lee Connell used the opportunity to pick up a silver medal in the men’s open singles division.

As the No. 1 seed entering the competition, Connell received a by to the quarterfinals, where he defeated Alejandro Morales in two straight sets 15-5 and 15-4.

Connell lost his opening set against Tanner Mattson 15-10 in the semifinals but battled back to win the final sets 15-8 and 11-4 to win the match and advance to the finals.

Unfortunately, Connell lost the final match in straight sets 15-8 and 15-9 to No. 2 ranked Kurtis Cullen of Brandon, MB.