Ottawa Sport Council’s Fall Sport Summit to tackle grants

By Dan Plouffe The Ottawa Sport Council will bring together the local sports community for its Fall Sport Summit the evening of Nov. 29 at Ben Franklin Place, set to cover a topic that’s become a crucial tool for community sports organizations’ advancement: creating successful grant applications. “Most sport organizations seem to be able to…

Divers score national medals

Silver was the medal of choice for local divers at the July 7-9 Junior Development Nationals in Victoria, B.C. The Ottawa National Diving Club’s Kathryn Grant (age 12-13 3-metre) and Catherine Boyer (age 10-11 platform), and the Nepean-Ottawa Diving Club’s Kate Miller (age 12-13 1 m & platform) all placed 2nd in their events. At…

Diver makes Grand Prix debut for Canada

By Martin Boyce Henry McKay has won a lot of diving prizes since a young age, but May marked the biggest month yet for the Nepean-Ottawa Diving Club athlete. The 17-year-old made his FINA Grand Prix series debut in Puerto Rico from May 4-7, and then qualified for the Canada Summer Games through the Dive…