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32 volunteers provided 32 rides to 70 clients getting them home safely after an evening of socializing. The volunteers logged 672 kms Friday and Saturday night delivering clients and their vehicles home safely.
The 2013 season is only a few weeks old but Nanoose Bay, B.C.'s Michelle Stilwell has already resumed her assault on the record books. Today in Australia's Summer Down Under Series Michelle improved her world record mark in the T52 classification wheelchair 200-metres to 33.19 seconds.
Twenty members of the Cowichan Valley Wrestling Club attended the Western age-group wrestling championships in Kamloops and 11 won medals by finishing in the top three.
Six U-16 and three U-14 Mt. Washington Race Club members competed in two days of racing at Whistler on Dec. 22-23.
photo by: Kevin Light
Qualicum Beach’s Kai Langerfeld — above powering his way over the finish line at Elk Lake to capture the Canadian title in Mens Single — and his National Team teammates are in South Korea for the World Rowing Championships which got underway Thursday.
Photo courtesy National Team Development Centre
Andrea Lee of Black Creek made the national U23 cross country ski team after clocking the fastest time at the world trials. She’s currently going to school and training in Thunder Bay, Ontario.
By Don Bodger - Cowichan News Leader Pictorial
Published: January 08, 2013 1:00 PM
Updated: January 08, 2013 11:12 PM
Two highly-motivated girls who’ve shared similar paths and compete in sports that don’t always receive a lot of attention are the co-winners of the Cowichan News Leader Pictorial’s Cowichan Valley Youth Athlete of the Year Award.
Wrestler Maegan Kuruvita and triathlete Maya Munzar were announced as the award recipients during a luncheon Sunday at Shawnigan Lake School, honouring the top 20 of 2012.
Story by: Josh Aldrich, Daily News
Published: Tuesday, January 08, 2013
The cliché about games and inches is as tired as they come, and it is one Nanaimo's Kalia Van Osch rink would rather not have had to experience this weekend in the final of the Tim Hortons Junior Women's Provincial Championship.
LOCAL JUNIOR CYCLIST Andrew Grant is seen here in action at the 2012 Nationals.