BC Hockey’s Tier 4 Bantam Championships underway

Revelstoke put on pretty good show for the out-of-town teams and families attending the 2017 BC Hockey Tier 4 Bantam Championships at the Forum this week. Aza Deschamps sang O Canada and Mayor Mark McKee welcomed the teams and spectators to our city. And Aaron Volpatti dropped the ceremonial puck at the start of the the Bantam Grizzlies’ second... 

Talking hockey with Aaron Volpatti

Revelstoke’s favourite NHLer, Aaron Volpatti, has lots to say in this made-for-radio interview with EZ Rock’s Shaun Aquiline. Photo courtesy of Shaun Aquiline With the BC Provincial Bantam Tier 4 Hockey Championships playing at the Forum this week, it’s fitting that we provide an interview with Revelstoke’s favourite NHLer —... 

Revelstoke hosts the Bantam Tier 4 Provincial Championships starting on Monday

By David F. Rooney Revelstoke’s Bantam hockey team will skate on home ice against opponents from Whistler, Mission, Clearwater, Creston Valley, Vanderhoof for the BC Hockey Bantam Tier 4 Provincial Championships starting on Monday, March 20. The four-day event starts on Monday with an opening game between Mission and Revelstoke starting at 10:30... 

RMHA Novice Division annual home tournament ends in success

Yet another successful, fun Novice hockey tournament came to a close on Sunday. It was superb to see all those little faces beaming and flushed from playing this great Canadian game of ours. Jason Portras photo By Jason Portras Yet another successful, fun Novice hockey tournament came to a close on Sunday. It was superb to see all those little faces... 

RMHA Novice Division hosts a tournament at the Forum. Come and watch!

The Novice Division Revelstoke Icebreakers are currently hosting a tournament this weekend. Jason Portrs photoBy Jason Portras Revelstoke Minor Hockey’s Novice division is currently hosting a weekend tournament that has attracted seven teams from Sicamous, Salmon Arm, Vernon, Kamloops, and Canmore. Tournaments like these are used to raise much needed... 

Revelstoke lands the first-ever Canadian Snow Bike MX Nationals

By Jason Portras Round One of the first-ever Canadian Snow Bike MX Nationals took place at the Revy Riders’ Motorcross Racetrack down at the end of Westside Road this last Saturday, February 4. Brock Hoyer takes the Canada Flag for a spin around the track. Jason Portras photo It was followed by a night concert that was capped off with big stunts... 

Snowshoeing through the park at night could be romantic

Parks Canada is kicking off the country’s 150th anniversary of Confederation with a set of classic Canadian activities in Mount Revelstoke National Park. A statement issued Friday, February 3, invited everyone to enjoy dark starry skies on an evening snowshoe along the candlelit two-kilometre Soren Sorensen Loop. When you’ve successfully negotiated... 

BC’s sport organizations stand together to erase bullying in sport

Sheila BoumanCEO viaSport Sport is a powerful catalyst for personal growth and community pride. It creates friendships and promotes fitness, while developing lifelong skills. Our goal is to build a sport environment where participants – athletes, coaches, volunteers, officials, parents, spectators and staff – at all levels feel safe and encouraged.... 

Don’t miss the Okanagan Cup XC Race: Feb 11 – 12

Ruby Serrouya crests the last climb in a sprint heat with Aislin Buchanan in close pursuit, last month in the BC Cup race in Salmon Arm. Mike Thomas photo By Sarah Newton A fantastic event will be happening on February 11 and 12 at the base of Mount Macpherson. Over 250 cross-country skiers will be competing in two Okanagan Cup cross-country ski races.... 

Potential cycling star Kellen Viznaugh reaches out for community support

Potential cycling star Kellen Viznaugh is hoping local people will help him defray the cost of his training and racing to become a top professional racer. Photo courtesy of Kellen Viznaugh By David F. Rooney Potential cycling star Kellen Viznaugh is hoping local people will help him defray the cost of his training and racing to become a top professional... 

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