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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 f... 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 ... 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... Read More

Upcoming Coaching Courses

March 28, 2017 - Basic Mental Skills and Plan a Practice (Competition-Introduction) will be offered during the following times. Wednesday, April 5- Basic Mental Skills, 6pm-10pm Saturday, April 8- Plan a Practice, 9am-2pm Location: Sport NL Building (1296A Kenmount Road) Coaches can register for courses individually if they choose. A full description of the courses can be found at http://www.coachingnl... Read More

RBC Training Ground Event April 15

March 22, 2017 - The RBC Training Ground is an exciting development and funding opportunity for athletes across Canada, and St. John’s has been chosen as one of the locations to host a regional qualifying event starting 10am on April 15 at the NL Sports Center on Crosbie Road. RBC Training Ground: Athletes between the ages of 14 and 25 will execute a S... Read More

Sport Newfoundland and Labrador Announces Finalists for 2017 Provincial Annual Awards

March 16, 2017 - St. John’s, NL – Sport Newfoundland and Labrador is honoured to announce the 2017 Provincial Annual Awards finalists. The awards will be presented during the Stars and Legends Awards Gala on April 8, 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland in St. John’s. “The provincial awards celebrate the sporting accomplishments of Newfoundland and Labrador’s incredible athletes,” said Doug Fowl... Read More

Coaching Course- Teaching and Learning

February 24, 2017 - Teaching and Learning (Competition Introduction) will be offered Saturday, March 4 at the Sport NL Building (1296A Kenmount Road) from 9am-2pm. A full description of the course can be found at There are no pre-requisities to take this course. To register please follow instructions at the bottom of the link below:www.coachi... Read More

Sport Newfoundland and Labrador Inducts Three New Members into Provincial Hall of Fame

February 17, 2017 - Sport Newfoundland and Labrador is pleased to announce that the Newfoundland and Labrador Sports Hall of Fame Board of Governors will induct three new members into the provincial Sports Hall of Fame. These honourable inductees will be celebrated at the annual Stars and Legends Awards Gala taking place on April 8, 2017. The 2017 inductees are: · Gerald Lomond in the “Builder” catego... Read More

Canada Games Activity Challenge !!

January 24, 2017 - The Canada Games Activity Challenge enrollment is well underway with hundreds of schools and thousands of students already signed up! Challenge starts February 13 so sign up now to be part of the action. Great prizes available including Canada Games hats, jackets, water bottles and more ... maybe even a school visit by an Olympic athlete! Visit the following link for details and sign up toda... Read More

Athletic Excellence Fund Applications Available Now

January 5, 2017 - The Sport NL Scholarship, Team Gushue Award, Elite Athlete Assistance and the Premier’s Athletic Awards applications are now available for 2017! These four awards are part of the “Athletic Excellence Fund “- a program which provides financial support for provincial athletes, coaches and officials. Please find all of the details, application forms and relevant contact information on this we... Read More