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Hunt ‘alive and well’ despite COVID-19

Hunt ‘alive and well’ despite COVID-19

About half as many riders participated, the legendary luncheon was cancelled but the hounds got their blessing, as did the Sunshine Coast in the 21st annual Fraser Valley Hunt Opening Meet last weekend.
U16 Storm boys are back to their winning ways

U16 Storm boys are back to their winning ways

With the Cliff Gilker playing field looking the best it has ever been and the sun shining, it was time for the Sunshine Coast Youth Soccer Association U16 Storm boys rep soccer team to showcase two Saturdays in a row what they can do as they welcomed
10 swimmers hold time trials in Sechelt

10 swimmers hold time trials in Sechelt

The Chinook Swim Club held a time trial for 10 athletes on Saturday, Oct. 31. Due to COVID-19, all competitive swim programs are currently required to run time trials at their local pools instead of travelling to meets in other communities.
Baseball mourns loss of great coach, mentor, friend

Baseball mourns loss of great coach, mentor, friend

Grump’s voice booms within the confines of the former Gibsons Minor Baseball Association (GMBA) batting cage:“Load early! Why are you smiling? Don’t smile! Hit the ball!” Four-year-old Oliver Tulk stares Grump down and states, “You’re not so grumpy.
Tennis BC

Tennis BC

Nine-year-old Lucian Enns of Sechelt has been chosen to be one of six boys to represent the province on the Tennis BC Provincial Team. Representing the U10 category, Lucian will join 11 other boys and girls for training, competitions and events.
Cosmic win

Cosmic win

The U18 Coastal Cosmos girls came through with a 2-0 win last weekend against the North Vancouver Ravens at Confederation Turf in North Vancouver.
Riders go ‘into the gnar’ as cycling popularity increases

Riders go ‘into the gnar’ as cycling popularity increases

COVID-19 and an injury helped Enduro World Series racer Yoann Barelli step into the coaching business. On the last weekend of September, he piloted his first “Into the Gnar on Tour” mountain bike camp at Coast Gravity Park outside of Sechelt.
SUFFERFEST II 2020:

SUFFERFEST II 2020:

Even during these challenging pandemic times, participants were eager to participate in another year of suffering while riding their bikes up School Road as fast as they could in time trial heats.
A tournament for the ages and the aged

A tournament for the ages and the aged

Gibsons golfer Mike Mannion helps to create thrilling finish
BRAT ENDURO

BRAT ENDURO

Tom Harder of School District No. 46 accepts a donation of $600 from Sue Duxbury at the BRAT Enduro held on Sept. 20 at Brickers Cidery in West Sechelt. The funds go to the local high school mountain bike race teams – Chatelech and Elphinstone.