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Jugger is a five-on-five game in which two teams fight to gain possession of a foam dog skull and run it to the opposite end of the field.

RecreationIs post-apocalyptic combat your thing? Look no further

Halifax is home to one of the two jugger clubs in Canada, a game of post-apocalyptic inspired mayhem

Feb 8, 2016

The BEC Bears won their second Coal Bowl championship on Saturday in New Waterford.

BasketballNew Waterford team breaks ‘long drought’ for Coal Bowl title

The Breton Education Centre Bears defeated the D’Arcy McGee Gee Gees 68-45 in the championship game.

Feb 7, 2016

Alex Scott takes to the water in preparation for the 2016 season

Olympic SportThis student has a shot at the Olympics. (And you …?)

Paddler Alex Scott is balancing university life with training in Florida ahead of the Rio Olympics

Feb 5, 2016

Colt Cabana, about to punch Richard Shinary in the… you guessed it.

SportsThe wrestling crowd screamed ‘Beat that Dick!’

WrestleCentre brought scripted, high-flying acrobatics to the Halifax Forum

Feb 1, 2016

National Champions Patrick Chan (left) and Alaine Chartrand

UpdatedChan and Chartrand win national skating titles

Patrick Chan and Alaine Chartrand win the individual competitions at the National Skating Championships.

Jan 22, 2016

Bobbi Cochar wears tiny skates she knit for competitors.

EnthusiasmSuper fan? This woman knits tiny personalized skates

Consider yourself a fan of figure skating? You might not be in the same league as Bobbi Cochar

Jan 19, 2016

Hall of fame Robert Parish talks to a crowd at Saint Mary's University on Saturday

BasketballQ&A: Hall of famer Robert Parish on 21 NBA seasons

The former Boston Celtics big man was in Halifax this weekend. He talks life after basketball, the Golden State Warriors, and not being scared of Charles Oakley.

Jan 18, 2016

Hurricanes players look on during a drill during their training camp in December.

Basketball‘We have to win back the confidence from fans’: Hurricanes GM

It’s a new basketball franchise in Halifax, with a new name, new players and (mostly) new owners---but the same attendance problems.

Jan 13, 2016

Sarah MacNeil: “I don’t think it sets in until after you’re gone that you’re not going to do it again.”

Hockey'I jinxed myself': Injury ends forward's university hockey career

Sarah MacNeil won’t suit up in a Tigers uniform again after crashing into the boards last Saturday

Jan 12, 2016

A woman walks into the Dalplex. More and more women are making use of weight lifting facilities now that machine orientation programs are being offered.

SportsWomen encouraged to lift weights at Dalhousie gym

Strength training essential for women under 25, says trainer

Dec 8, 2015