Sports

The Dalhousie women's basketball team cheers on the starting lineup as they step onto the court.

Women’s university basketball gets boost towards gender equality

Revised playoff schedule to match the doubleheader format of the regular season

Feb 8, 2020

Dalhousie's synchronized swimming team holds a bent-knee position.

Dalhousie's synchronized swimming team to make a splash at national competition

The university's synchronized swimming team is growing — but the sport as a whole is still flying under the radar

Feb 6, 2020

Anne Cogdon playing pickleball

Pickle boat. Pickle dog. Pickleball?

Sport picking up players and fans as it grows across the province

Jan 31, 2020

Mary-Anne Arsenault and Emma Logan embrace as their team wins the 2020 Nova Scotia Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

Nova Scotia curling championships conclude in Dartmouth

Team led by Mary-Anne Arsenault wins 7-4 at Nova Scotia Scotties tournament in Dartmouth

Jan 27, 2020

James Janssen poses with his sketchbook, where he's sketched some of the fans of the Wanderers.

Artist depicts ‘unique vibe’ of Halifax Wanderers fan community

James Janssen says his drawings are a way to ‘give back’ to the fans

Jan 26, 2020

Saskatchewan Roughriders president and CEO Craig Reynolds (left), CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie (middle) and Toronto Argonauts general manager Michael Clemons (right) at the Touchdown Atlantic press conference.

CFL’s Touchdown Atlantic lands in Halifax

Roughriders and Argonauts will play at Huskies Stadium July 25, 2020

Jan 23, 2020

Sports & Entertainment Atlantic president Chris Larsen pitches an international rugby match to the special events advisory committee.

Ciao! Canada national men’s rugby set to face Italy in Halifax 

Sports & Entertainment Atlantic pitches Italy vs. Canada match at Wanderers Grounds to special events advisory committee  

Jan 20, 2020

Lyndsay Doyle, 40, sits in sits in Starbucks, holding a page of her upcoming book.

Women’s sports receive only 2 to 4% of media coverage. This photographer wants to change that

Lyndsay Doyle’s book will highlight Canadian female athletes of all ages

Jan 19, 2020

Haley Smith in goal for Illinois State University.

How a Fall River soccer player took her career to Illinois

Haley Smith says 2019 was 'the best year' for building team's community

Jan 18, 2020

The Halifax Nordic Ski club offers access to six parks across the municipality. Lorenzo Caterini hopes the grass trail at Oakfield will lead to a longer season.

‘We’re pumped to have a new venue’: New cross-country ski trail opens in Oakfield

New partnership aims to keep youth engaged with the sport

Jan 17, 2020