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Sports Announced for NL Winter Games

September 19, 2017 - Sport Newfoundland and Labrador is pleased to announce that the 2018 Newfoundland and Labrador Winter Games will be hosted by the town of Deer Lake from March 10-18th, 2018. “Bringing the 2018 Games to the West Coast is certainly an exciting announcement and promises to be a great event,” says Doug Fowler, President of SportNL. “Deer Lake will see approximately 1400 young athletes compete... Read More


2017 Coaching Schedule

August 14, 2017 - The Fall coaching schedule has been confirmed. You can view it by visiting the following link: www.coachingnl.ca/schedule/in_class.php Read More


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 t... 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 ackn... 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 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: http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/trainingground/#the_program 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