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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. 4 – 10

October 10, 2023

McIntyre will join Canadian Parapan Am Team for Santiago 2023 

Mitch McIntyre of Saskatoon has been announced as part of the Santiago 2023 Canadian Parapan Am team for wheelchair tennis, competing Nov. 17-26. 

McIntyre is one of three other returnees to Parapan Am Games, who previously competed in the Lima 2019 Games. He will compete in the Quad event and is making history has being a part of the largest wheelchair tennis team Canada has sent to a multi-sport Games. 

Canada’s first Paralympic snowboard medalist, Lisa DeJong, retires  

Lisa DeJong, Canadian Paralympic snowboarder from Biggar, SK has made the most of her competitive snowboarding career and will retire knowing her name will be remembered in history.  

DeJong joined the NextGen program in the 2020-2021 season and later claimed Canada’s first-ever Paralympic medal in para-snowboard, earning medal a silver in the snowboard cross event while attending the Beijing 2022 Paralympic Winter Games. 

She has collected a list of career highlights, including: 

2020 Big White NORAM SBX – Silver x2  

2021 NED Europa Cup BSL – Silver and Gold 

2021 Finland Europa Cup SBX – Gold 

2021 Finland World Cup SBX – Bronze x2  

2021 Germany World Cup BSL – Bronze  

2022 World Champs BSL and SBX –  Silver  

Team event SBX – Gold 

2022 Big White WC SBX – Gold x2 

Crystal Globe SBX 

Crystal medal – Silver overall 

2022 Beijing Paralympics – SBX – Silver 

2023 BigWhite WC BSL – Silver and Gold  

2023 Crystal medal – 3rd overall BSL 

The hockey Rivalry Series is storming Saskatchewan February 2024 

Hockey Canada partnered with USA Hockey to bring back the Rivalry Series between Canada’s National Women’s Team and the United States from December to February.  

The series will feature seven games played throughout North America, starting in Ontario and ending in Minnesota.  

Saskatchewan athletes skate their way to success at Canadian Long Track Championships 

Nine Saskatchewan skaters attended the 2023 Canadian Long Track Championships from October 5-8 in Calgary. 

The collection of athletes competed in various races and took home the listed rankings:  


  • Graeme Fish placed 3rd in the 5000-metre and 2nd in the 1000-m 
  • Luca Veeman placed 14th in the 5000-m m, 17th in the 1000-m, 11th in the 1500-m and 1000-m  #2 race 
  • Fergus English placed 19th in the 5000-m  and 10th in the 1000-m 
  • Keagan Waddington placed 20th in the 5000-m   
  • Bon Lowe placed 21st in the 5000-m, 29th in the 1000-m, 24th in the 1500-m, and 17th in 1000-m  #2 race 
  • Marc-Andre Doyon placed 10th in the 500-m #1 race, 10th in the 1000-m, 8th in the 1500-m and 6th in the 1000-m #2 race 
  • Daniel Pauli placed 28th in the 500-m Men’s #1 race and 19th in the 500-m Men #2 race 


  • Serena Dallaire placed 24th in the 500-m  #1 race, 18th in the 3000-m, 20th in 500-m  #2 race, and 21st in the 1500-m 
  • Ella Cloutier placed 15th in the 1500-m and 20th in the 1000-m #2 race 

The event featured Canada’s top skaters and the results will be used to determine which athletes will be selected to represent Canada on the World Cup circuit. 

Cote-Williamson announced as part of Team Canada for Parapan Am Games 

Brendan Cote-Williamson, who hails from Saskatoon was nominated to represent Canada in Para athletics at the Santiago 2023 Parapan Am Games from November 21-25. 

Cote-Williamson is one of 10 first-time Parapan Am athletes joining Team Canada for the event. 

Yeager and Molleken announced to join Junior National Team’s (U18) Fall Instruction Camp 

Marek Yeager from Muenster was announced as part of the 31 athletes invited to attend the Junior National Team’s (U18) Fall Instruction Camp from Oct. 13-21 in the Dominican Republic.  

Over the nine days, the team will tour 11 different professional complexes and will take on the Angels, Giants, Cubs, Dodgers, Astros, Padres, Red Sox, Reds, Blue Jays, Cardinals and Pirates. 

Former major league player Dustin Molleken (Regina) will attend the camp as a guest coach.