James Clarke

Rick Dolley

Two teams off to zone competition

Lawn bowlers take their competition to the next level

Rick Dolley

Duncan dominates Parksville curling A final

Parksville Curling Club’s 10th annual Summer Bonspiel is in the can, and the start of league play is just around the corner.

Oceanside's Thomas Riva in action at the Canada Summer Games in Quebec at the Canada Summer Games after receiving his gold medal for finishing first in the 1

Riva takes the 1,500m event

Kwalikum Secondary grad Thomas Riva brings home two medals

Oceanside's Thomas Riva in action at the Canada Summer Games in Quebec at the Canada Summer Games after receiving his gold medal for finishing first in the 1
Rock Hockey Training founder and head coach Dominique Di Rocco

Rocky Hockey

Oceanside Place was hockey camp central last weekend, as some 80 female players ages nine-17 were put through their paces.

Rock Hockey Training founder and head coach Dominique Di Rocco
Kat Kellett and her dog Karma put on a K9 skim boarding clinic down at Parksville Bay.

It’s good Karma hitting the beach

Kat Kellett and her K9 Karma give killer coasting clinic for other skim boarding dogs

Kat Kellett and her dog Karma put on a K9 skim boarding clinic down at Parksville Bay.
Twenty-five teams turned out last weekend for the Parksville Curling Club's 10th annual Summer Bonspiel. Qualicum Beach's Greg Roberts delivers a rock during Sunday morning's quarterfinals.

Bonspiel

Twenty-five teams turned out last weekend for the Parksville Curling Club’s 10th annual Summer Bonspiel.

Twenty-five teams turned out last weekend for the Parksville Curling Club's 10th annual Summer Bonspiel. Qualicum Beach's Greg Roberts delivers a rock during Sunday morning's quarterfinals.
Local forward Travis Flug (left)

Generals looking like strong team

Oceanside team gearing up for season with good mix of new and old, big and small

Local forward Travis Flug (left)
Fly fishing is a popular past time on Vancouver Island. Aimee Hersley puts into practice some of what she learned at the MICFFC's Fundamentals of Fly Fishing course.

Learn the fly fishing fundamentals

The Mid-Island Castaways Fly Fishing Club is set to hold it’s third annual Fundamentals of Fly Fishing course.

Fly fishing is a popular past time on Vancouver Island. Aimee Hersley puts into practice some of what she learned at the MICFFC's Fundamentals of Fly Fishing course.
Bike for Your Life participants get ready for the start of one of the event’s five distances on Sunday.

Bike For Your Life with more long distance riders

The 14th annual ride is in the books, and increased participation in the two longest routes has pumped the tires of the many volunteers.

Bike for Your Life participants get ready for the start of one of the event’s five distances on Sunday.

Parksville Summer Bonspiel

The Parksville Curling Club throws open its doors this weekend for its 10th annual Summer Bonspiel.

OTFC standouts (from left)

Locals win big at youth nationals

Six members of Oceanside Track & Field Club left it all on the course and capped off a season to remember last week.

OTFC standouts (from left)
Swimmers head out at the start of Sunday's 56th annual Qualicum Beach Ocean Mile Swim.

56th annual QB Ocean Mile Swim

This year’s Qualicum Beach Ocean Mile Swim was a wet one, as the 56th annual featured lots of liquid sunshine.

Swimmers head out at the start of Sunday's 56th annual Qualicum Beach Ocean Mile Swim.
Serving up a great effort at last weekend's Youth Beach Provincial Championships was Parksville's Mariah St. Pierre.

Big field for volleyball provincials

The 2013 Youth Beach Provincial Championships took centre stage on the sand courts down at Parksville Community Park on the weekend

Serving up a great effort at last weekend's Youth Beach Provincial Championships was Parksville's Mariah St. Pierre.
Ryan Blonski with the base he stole at a recent Mariner's game.

Ryan steals a base

Parksville’s Ryan Blonski brings home Seattle Mariner’s 2nd base

Ryan Blonski with the base he stole at a recent Mariner's game.
Morningstar's Sally Dobler finished a close second and was the top local finisher at last weeks Sr. Ladies Am in Qualicum Beach.

Great ladies tournament

Locals do well at Qualicum Beach Memorial Golf Club event

Morningstar's Sally Dobler finished a close second and was the top local finisher at last weeks Sr. Ladies Am in Qualicum Beach.

Youth football event

Everyone invited to play golf for fun and a good cause

From left

Locals win at senior provincials

Qualicum Beach was well represented at the B.C. Senior Men’s Golf Championships.

From left

Generals ready for main camp, new season

With main camp for the Oceanside Generals Jr. Hockey Club just around the corner, they are busy gearing up for another campaign.

In the mix in Montreal (from left) RAC Breakers’ head coach John Campbell and his swimmers Maran Kokoszka

RAC Breakers exceed expectations

Local Ravensong swim club back from nationals having set high-water mark

In the mix in Montreal (from left) RAC Breakers’ head coach John Campbell and his swimmers Maran Kokoszka
Shady Rest Eagles FC stalwart Terry Brown

Shady Rest Eagle ‘Boomer’ in Italy

Local over-48 soccer star currently at the World Masters Games in Torino

Shady Rest Eagles FC stalwart Terry Brown