Sports

Marijke Nel stands by the net at the HEADStart Tennis Club in Clayton Park.

TennisTennis player Marijke Nel to represent her new country in her old one

Nel, a new Canadian citizen, will compete in Cape Town, South Africa, next month

6 days ago

Meet Shubenacadie Sam, Nova Scotia's furry, weather forecasting, celebrity.

Festive A groundhog has all the power.

Shubenacadie Sam will decide how far people need to run on Saturday.

Feb 1, 2017

Neil Hooper wants the Halifax sports community to take notice of the product that is presented across all the sports of the ACAA.

ACAA athleticsSmall schools = smaller sports?

College sports in Halifax go unnoticed by local media, says coach

Feb 1, 2017

Huskies Stadium, in Halifax, is one of the places where Sellars combats his depression.

Mental HealthSellars battles more than just his opponents

SMU soccer player opens up about depression ahead of Bell Let's Talk

Jan 25, 2017

For some students, sports equipment like this will be languishing in basements until work-to-rule is over (Photo is of the author's sporting equipment).

Work-to-ruleFamilies have mixed feelings about replacement sports leagues during work-to-rule

Mixed feelings over the replacement leagues started by regional sports organizations

Jan 16, 2017

FootballGrey Cup: 'That bad boy is coming home'

Dartmouth native Matt Albright helps Redblacks end 40-year title drought

Dec 5, 2016

A game of Big Foot at the Corporate Games.

SportsBusinesses play games for KidSport, ParaSport

Fundraiser involves Big Foot and other silly games

Nov 30, 2016

Roller derby skates

Sport Want to play roller derby?

Halifax’s flat track roller derby league is creating an inclusive space for new skaters

Nov 29, 2016

Halifax Street Soccer players Jabar, Randy Jollymore and Moe Younis celebrate their victory with program organizer program organizer Nick Smart

SportsMaking soccer more accessible

Street Soccer Canada is on a mission to engage marginalized city members

Nov 25, 2016

The four waves of the Schooners' logo were meant to represent the four Atlantic provinces.

Grey Cup 2016Atlantic pride at the Grey Cup

Led by John Ryerson, group’s kitchen parties have become a Grey Cup tradition

Nov 25, 2016

Matt Walters is all smiles on the ice as he waits for a pass from a teammate Walters plays for the Halifax Co-Ed Hockey League Privateers

Hockey Mixing it up with co-ed hockey

Halifax couple brings men and women together to share in Canada’s sport

Nov 24, 2016

The Dalhousie Tigers and Saint Mary’s Huskies battle during an Atlantic University Sport hockey game at the Halifax Forum Oct. 15.

SportsUniversity hockey teams fight for attention

Compared to the Halifax Mooseheads, university teams are drawing small crowds.

Nov 17, 2016

Members of the Atlantic Football League's Dalhousie Tigers practice at Wickwire Field. The 2016 edition of the team features players from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Ontario, Manitoba and The Bahamas

FootballAFL becoming a hotbed for football talent

More graduates beginning to catch the eye of Atlantic University Sport schools

Nov 16, 2016

SkateboardingHow skater girls are fitting in with the boys

Meghan Whitton, Sarah Conrad want women to know they're welcome in the skating community

Nov 15, 2016