Category Archives: Sports

Taking their game up a notch

Doug Lowther Two local teens represented Tumbler Ridge in the Best Under 15 Hockey try-outs in Vanderhoof  BC April 1 to 3. U15 is a BC Hockey Program for Male…

Skating cross Canada

Skating across Canada The Tumbler Ridge Figure Skating Club wound up their season by skating across Canada. No, not, literally. The theme for the program was “the Great Canadian Road…

Old Timers Hockey

Once an Old-Timer, Always an Old-Timer

Shirleen Dehaan The weekend of March 4 to 6 2016, the Tumbler Ridge Avalanche Old Timers Club hosted their annual Tournament. Old-timers clubs from around the region were invited to…

Two snowshoers

White Walkers: Heli-snowshoeing with the Tumbler Ridge Global Geopark and Ridge Rotors

Call it proof of a concept. While Heli-snowshoeing has been tried elsewhere, it’s never been tried in this corner of the world, so on February 20, the Tumbler Ridge Global…

Young hockey player in action

Pee Wee Raptors Host Finals

Hockey fans were treated to a great weekend of sport on February 27 and 28 when the Tumbler Ridge Minor Hockey Association hosted the North East Recreational Hockey League Championship…

highschool basketball

KODIAKS go 3-2 in Burns Lake

The Tumbler Ridge Secondary School boy’s basketball team traveled to Burns Lake on Wednesday February 17 for an eleven-team zone competition. Our zone is the biggest in the province stretching…