Revelstoke lands the first-ever Canadian Snow Bike MX Nationals

February 8th, 2017

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. It was followed by a night concert that was capped off with big stunts from X Games Silver & Bronze medallist, Brett […]

Snowshoeing through the park at night could be romantic

February 3rd, 2017

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 on . When you’ve successfully negotiated the snowy […]

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

January 31st, 2017

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. This is why viaSport, along with BC’s […]

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

January 31st, 2017

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. Skiers will compete in a classic time trial and a free (skate technique) mass-start event. Racing at home is a rare […]

Potential cycling star Kellen Viznaugh reaches out for community support

January 30th, 2017

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 racer. “The cost of warm weather training camps, and travel to-and-from races all add up,” said the life-long Revelstokian who has been racing for seven years and […]

Five and six-year-old hockey players had a BIG weekend

January 30th, 2017

By Tanya Traverse Excited cheers from the stands and proud smiles on young faces – that was the scene at the Revelstoke Forum on Saturday, January 28, as the Initiation Hockey team (five- and six-year-olds) hosted their home tournament. The local players were excited to play games against teams from Salmon Arm, Sicamous and Vernon […]

  • Mounties warn backcountry enthusiasts to be prepared

    January 25th, 2017

    Due to recent events, the Revelstoke RCMP are reminding backcountry enthusiasts to be prepared. ‘Those persons enjoying the great outdoors either by skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, snowbiking or even hiking, must be equipped with the appropriate safety equipment, i.e. transceivers, probes, shovels, as well as having the appropriate training with good knowledge of the terrain,” Staff Sgt. Kurt […]

    Revy Riders to hold first-ever Canadian Snowbike MX Nationals

    January 24th, 2017

    The Revy Riders Dirtbike club, in conjunction with MCQMX and series sponsors would like to invite everyone to the highly anticipated, first-ever, Motovan Canadian Snowbike MX Nationals being held here on Saturday, February 4. The event, sponsored by Yeti MX, includes both Pro and Amateur Snow Bike racing during the day from 8:30 am until […]

    Special Public Avalanche Warning issued for this weekend

    January 20th, 2017

    Avalanche Canada has issued a Special Public Avalanche Warning for recreational backcountry users from Friday, January 20, to the end of day on Monday, January 23. The warning applies to the North Rockies, the northern section of the Cariboos and the northern tip of the North Columbia region. (See the map above). The recent warm […]

    New groomer for the Nordic Ski Ckub

    December 12th, 2016

    Revelstoke youth wins Kamloops squash tourney

    November 29th, 2016

    Our winning Bantam team!

    November 23rd, 2016