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Sportfest 2017 Kicks Off In Gander

June 16, 2017 - Gander, NL - See it. Play it. Get Active. Sport Newfoundland and Labrador has launched its seventh annual Sportfest today and this year they’ve brought the excitement to Gander. For the next two days, children and their families will have an opportunity to sample a variety of sports, meet Canadian Olympians and learn what sporting options are available to them. “We want people to leave today feeling excited,” said Troy Croft, Executive Director or SportNL. “ Sportfest allows youth ... Read More


Sport Newfoundland and Labrador Announces 2017 Scholarship Recipients

May 29, 2017 - ST. JOHN’S – Sport Newfoundland and Labrador has announced the scholarship recipients of the 2017 Sport Newfoundland and Labrador Scholarship Program. 17 scholarships were awarded Friday, May 26th at a reception at the Johnson Geo Centre. “These scholarship winners are true examples of excellence in sport,” said Troy Croft, Executive Director of SportNL. “It is very important to acknowledge their accomplishments, both academic and athletic, and to encourage them as they pursue thei... Read More


Sport Newfoundland and Labrador Bringing Sportfest 2017 to Central Newfoundland

May 18, 2017 - Gander, NL - See it. Play it. Get Active. Sport Newfoundland and Labrador is excited to announce that Sportfest 2017 will be held in Gander this June. This is the 7th annual Sportfest and the first time the event will be held in Central NL, at the Steele Community Centre. Designed to showcase the diversity of organized sport available to youth in the province, this two-day, fully interactive festival is a one-of-a kind for Newfoundland and Labrador. It allows participants to see various demo... Read More


Wheelchair Basketball Development Camp May 25-28

April 17, 2017 - FROM WHEELCHAIR SPORTS NL: Wheelchair Sports NL is very excited to announce our upcoming Wheelchair Basketball Development Camp from May 25-28 at the Powerplex in St. John’s, NL. This camp is open to all players of all abilities (including able-bodied players). As we move toward developing a team for the 2019 Canada Games, Wheelchair Sports NL will be holding these development camps to help develop the game locally, and at the same time identify potential athletes for the 2019 Games. Al... Read More


Sport Newfoundland and Labrador presents 2017 Provincial Annual Awards, adds inductees to Sports Hall of Fame

April 9, 2017 - St. John’s, NL – Sport Newfoundland and Labrador presented nine provincial awards and inducted three individuals into the Newfoundland and Labrador Sports Hall of Fame at its 10th annual Stars and Legends Awards Gala on Saturday night. “Newfoundland and Labrador has exceptional sporting talent in every corner of the province with athletes, teams, coaches and volunteers who continually excel in their chosen areas,” said Doug Fowler, President, Sport Newfoundland and Labrador. “Our annu... Read More