By Charlie Pinkerton For the second time in as many years, Louis-Riel’s boys’ volleyball team are provincial champs. A young Rebelles team surprised coach Frank St-Denis by dominating the ‘A’ division of the 2017 OFSAA championship, a title that the coach said he hadn’t thought was attainable at the beginning of the season. “I knew…
By Ottawa Sportspage, For Golden Form Fitness The man who coached the Canadian men’s relay team to an Olympic medal in 2016 – the first time our country stepped on the 4×100-metre podium since he stood at the top himself in 1996 – is bringing his expertise back to the grassroots with a holiday camp…
Alongside the Ottawa Curling Club quartet, there are several other local curlers in the mix at the Roar, including a pair of past Olympic champs who grew up in Ottawa.
A pair of local gymnasts punched their tickets to California, where they’ll escape Ottawa’s notoriously frigid January weather.
Seyi Smith describes going down an icy chute in a bobsled like “somebody puts you into a trash can, throws you off a cliff, and then somebody’s sitting on your back on the way down.”
THE HOME TEAM: Team Homan primed to have hometown support for Olympic trials.
The University of Ottawa Gee-Gees rugby team made history on Nov. 5, becoming the first RSEQ team to win a national championship, taking home the U Sports gold medal for the first time in the program’s 20-year history.