James Clarke

MICA'S Courtney Ogilvie

Fly fishing class is on

Anyone who’s ever wanted to learn how to fly fish from the beach might want to get their feet wet this Saturday.

MICA'S Courtney Ogilvie
Local rider Ryan Mountain

Splashy PV skimboard competition

Slick pros’ sick tricks impress at fourth annual event on Parksville Beach Saturday

Local rider Ryan Mountain
Sandy Shores Skating Club's new director of skating Richard O'Neill

Changing of the guard for skate club

Sandy Shores Figure Skating Club sees bright light in the future as training centre

Sandy Shores Skating Club's new director of skating Richard O'Neill
Royals' senior Sam Visona rounds second after connecting for a 2RBI standup triple in game one against the Mariners on Monday in BCPBL action at Springwood Park.

Hot double header in Parksville

In the warmest Canada Day double header in memory, the Quality Foods Royals hosted the Victoria Mariners up at Springwood Park on Monday.

Royals' senior Sam Visona rounds second after connecting for a 2RBI standup triple in game one against the Mariners on Monday in BCPBL action at Springwood Park.
Taking first overall at last weekend's tournament at PLBC were May Mackay Chuck Rogerson and Marian Wallace.

Tenderfeet from across Island at tournament

The Parksville Lawn Bowling Club was into the spirit over the Canada Day long weekend with its annual Tenderfoot Triples Event.

Taking first overall at last weekend's tournament at PLBC were May Mackay Chuck Rogerson and Marian Wallace.

Local girls lights out in free throw competition

Two local girls got the highest scores in their divisions in all of B.C. and the Yukon.

OTFC'S Thomas Oxland

Oxland off to World Championships

Local OTF standout is second in age group in Canada, heading to Ukraine July 10-14

OTFC'S Thomas Oxland
Parksville's Black Rage fastpitch team - Left front: Dakota Pratt

U12 Black Rage remain unbeaten

Parksville team caps undefeated 13-0 season with 4-0 playoff win in Nanaimo

Parksville's Black Rage fastpitch team - Left front: Dakota Pratt
Paralympic and world record holder and new Parksville-Qualicum MLA Michelle Stillwell will represent Canada at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Championships in France in July.

Stilwell and high jumper Mason off to the worlds

Local representation at the IAAF World Championships slated for Moscow Russia Aug. 10-18, and the IPC Worlds in Lyon, France, July 20-29.

Paralympic and world record holder and new Parksville-Qualicum MLA Michelle Stillwell will represent Canada at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Championships in France in July.

B.C. Bike Race coming to Parksville Qualicum Beach area

550 riders from 26 countries will travel 328 km of some of B.C.’s most beautiful West Coast trails.

Errington's Katrina Hamilton

Summer derby returns to Nanoose

Local riders take centre stage at first derby in many years at equestrian centre

Errington's Katrina Hamilton

QF Royals home for two

Parksville baseball team hosts Victoria on Canada Day

PUTTING ON A BRAVE face at the first aid tent on Sunday was Laura Byrne from Sooke. In this

QBT spill with a smile

Laura Byrne from Sooke took a spill during her first Qualicum Beach Triathlony but waved it off with a smile.

PUTTING ON A BRAVE face at the first aid tent on Sunday was Laura Byrne from Sooke. In this
A pleased Penny Youngash

Qualicum Beach Triathlon

550 from age 4 to 72 participate in huge 17th annual event

A pleased Penny Youngash
The Summer Solstice soccer tournament played out at KSS last Saturday was a lively session that raised money for gardening projects in Qualicum Beach.

KSS soccer solstice tournament

The inaugural Soccer Solstice six-aside soccer tournament looks to have been a hit, and organizers are hoping to make it an annual event.

The Summer Solstice soccer tournament played out at KSS last Saturday was a lively session that raised money for gardening projects in Qualicum Beach.

Nanoose Bay player on elite lacrosse team

It’s going to be a busy summer for Nanoose Bay’s Quinten Donaldson who has been named to the Boys Varsity Elite team.

Busy Parksville lawn bowling season

From Canada Day to War Amps, free events and play for everyone.

Pheasant Glen will be hosting what may be the first-ever Island qualifier for the World Long Drive Championships. Above

World long drive qualifier coming to Qualicum Beach

Pheasant Glen Golf Resort in Qualicum Beach will be hosting a RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship qualifier July 5-7.

Pheasant Glen will be hosting what may be the first-ever Island qualifier for the World Long Drive Championships. Above

Expanding beach volleyball

Oceanside Outdoor Sport is expanding its beach volleyball league.

Skimboarding takes centre stage in Parksville Bay in July with a three day camp and Parksville Pro/Am Skim Competition.

Second annual PV skim competition

A reminder that the second annual Parksville Pro/Am Skim Competition is fast approaching.

Skimboarding takes centre stage in Parksville Bay in July with a three day camp and Parksville Pro/Am Skim Competition.