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Football NL To Host The Grey Cup

May 2, 2017, Football NL - Join us at the Bella Vista May 4th at 7:00pm as Football NL hosts members of the Ottawa Reblacks and the Grey Cup! Meet Jeff Hunt, the owner of the Ottawa Redblacks as well as star players Brad Sinopoli and Greg Ellingston ! This is an interactive event being hosted by Brian Williams of TSN. Come out and meet the players and see the Grey Cup! - This is an all ages event. - QA session with the... Read More


Our athletes ROCKED at the Special Olympics World Games!

April 5, 2017, Newfoundland & Labrador Special Olympics - Wow! What a great time SONL athletes had at the Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria! Crystal Young (Tri-Con Gentle Giants), Sandra Smith (Tri-Con Gentle Giants), Floressa Harris (Gander Wings), Justin Dodge (Grand Bank-Fortune Seahawks) all had the experience of a life time in Austria! Our athletes competed in 12 events and came home with 5 gold medals, 3 silver medals, 1 bronze and... Read More


NL Biathlon Athlete selected to represent Canada

January 16, 2017, Biathlon Newfoundland & Labrador - Biathlete and Memorial University student Seamus Boyd Porter from St. John's who represented NL at the 2015 Canada Winter Games in the sport of Biathlon has been named to the roster of Team Canada for the 2017 Winter Universiade in Kazakhstan from Jan 29th - Feb 8th, 2017. Link to press release listed below http://en.usports.ca/universiade/winter/2017/releases/2017_Universiade_Team_Canada Read More


From Bannerman Park to Olympic Hopeful

December 23, 2016, Synchro Newfoundland & Labrador - For Immediate Release December 23, 2016 From Bannerman Park to Olympic Hopeful St. John’s, Newfoundland – Catherine Barrett of St. John’s, Newfoundland, has been picked as one of ten synchronized swimmers from across the country to join Synchro Canada’s Senior NextGen Team. Catherine, Newfoundland and Labrador’s Flag Bearer for the 2015 Canada Winter Games, tried synchronized... Read More


Skate Canada Newfoundland and Labrador announces Skate Canada Challenge Team

November 17, 2016, Skate Canada Newfoundland & Labrador - St. John’s NL Newfoundland and Labrador’s top figure skaters are headed to Skate Canada Challenge being held November 30-December 4, 2016 in Pierrefonds, Quebec. Over 500 of the finest skaters from across Canada will participate in the 2017 Skate Canada Challenge. Skaters qualify to compete through their respective sectional championships. Sectionals identify the top skaters in our Province... Read More


Beresford VolleyFest 2016: 170 Teams Set to Compete

October 28, 2016, Newfoundland & Labrador Volleyball Association - The Newfoundland and Labrador Volleyball Association will be hosting the Beresford Ltd. VolleyFest 2017 during October 28-29 in St. John’s and vicinity. VolleyFest 2016 will have over 170 School teams taking part in 11 divisions with 21 Tiers. With 21 Gold Medals up for grabs the competition will be intense on all 30 courts this weekend. VolleyFest 2016 continues to be largest school based... Read More


Team NL Wins Willingdon Cup Championship

August 9, 2016, Golf Newfoundland & Labrador - St. John's, NL.....Amazing, incredible, unbelievable and astonishing are some of the words used to describe the gold medal finish by Team NL at the Inter-provincial team competition at the 2016 Canadian Men's Amateur Championships in Gatineau Quebec. No, says Executive Director Greg Hillier, “after watching these players dominate the junior and amateur ranks in this province for the past few yea... Read More


Another Successful Nationals for the NLSA

August 8, 2016, Newfoundland & Labrador Shooting Association - Three provincial target shooting athletes, Dean Chaulk, Ben Taylor and Dave Woolridge of St. John’s, competed in three events at the 2016 Canadian National Small Bore Championships in Cookstown, Ontario. This was the first time the Nationals were shot on the Pan Am legacy range. Dean Chaulk had an impressive debut at the Canadian Small Bore National Championships. Chaulk competes in the par... Read More


NL Athletes to compete this weekend at the 2016 Legion National Youth Track & Field Championships

August 4, 2016, Newfoundland & Labrador Athletics Association - NLAA and the Provincial Legion Command selected a team of 17 athletes to represent this province at the 2016 Legion National Youth Track & Field Championships. The NL Team will compete in the Midget (U16) & Youth categories (U18). The 2016 Legion National Youth Track & Field Championships will take place 5-7 August and will be hosted by Ste Therese/Blainville, Quebec. Competition site: Stade d'... Read More


Swimming Newfoundland and Labrador 2016 Long Course Championships

June 5, 2016, Swimming Newfoundland & Labrador - PRESS RELEASE Meet Manager: Ed Whelan sjlmeetmgr@gmail.com Swimmers from 10 clubs throughout the province met at the Aquarena in St. John’s, June 3-5th to compete in the 2016 Swimming Newfoundland and Labrador Long Course Provincial Championships. Competition got underway on Friday morning and concluded on Sunday evening. HIGHLIGHTS OF THE MEET: TOP ACHEIVERS: AGE: 12 and under f... Read More