Category: Olympics

Shishkin provides medical support

CBC Saskatchewan, June 18, 2021Photo Credit: Canada Basketball / Victory Saskatoon’s Rhonda Shishkin has travelled the Globe with the Canadian Senior Women’s National Team and, now, the physiotherapist will join the team at the Tokyo Olympic Games.  Shishkin, who works at Craven Sport Services as the Director of Physiotherapy, has most recently… Continue Reading “Shishkin provides medical support”

Priddell named alternate

Canadian Olympic Committee, June 2, 2021 Photo Credit: Dan Robichaud for Canadian Artistic Swimming Regina’s Kenzie Priddell was named an alternate for the artistic swimming team nominated to represent Canada at the Tokyo Games.  The eight team members named to the team are experienced with seven returning from the… Continue Reading “Priddell named alternate”

Wiens eyes Tokyo

Written by: Matt Johnson for Sask SportPhoto Credit: Diving Canada/Francois Mittens From when I was just young, I had dreamed of going to the Olympics. If I actually made it, that would be a dream come true. Saskatchewan-based diver Rylan Wiens They say good things… Continue Reading “Wiens eyes Tokyo”

Lyles invited camp

Canada Basketball, May 28, 2021 Photo Credit: 154781103 © publicdomainstockphotos | Dreamstime.com Saskatoon-born Trey Lyles is one of 21 athletes who accepted an invitation to attend Canada’s Senior Men’s National Team training camp ahead of the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament.  The team will hold camp in… Continue Reading “Lyles invited camp”

Heroux Tokyo bound

Written by: Matt Johnson for Sask SportPhoto Credit: CBC Sports I’ll never forget walking there and seeing the rings for the first time Saskatoon’s own Devin Heroux soon to get second Olympic experience  With a booming social media profile, Saskatchewanian Devin Heroux has emerged as a… Continue Reading “Heroux Tokyo bound”

Albers, Mollken on qualifier roster

Baseball Canada, May 22, 2021 Photo Credit: Baseball Canada Saskatchewan pitchers Andrew Albers and Dustin Molleken are among 25 athletes named to Baseball Canada’s roster for the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Baseball Americas Qualifier.   The qualifier is set for May 31 to June 5 in Palm Beach… Continue Reading “Albers, Mollken on qualifier roster”

Thibeault named to Olympics

May 19, 2021Photo Credit: ID 6651477 © Stephen Mcsweeny | Dreamstime.com Boxer Tammara Thibeault, who calls Regina her hometown, has been named to the Canadian boxing contingent at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.  This will be the first Games for Thibeault, who will competed in the 75-kilogram, middleweight… Continue Reading “Thibeault named to Olympics”

Dornstauder invited to camp

Canada Basketball, May 14, 2021Photo Credit: Canada Basketball / Victor Regina’s Quinn Dornstauder is one of 20 athletes invited by Canada Basketball to attend a Senior Women’s National Team training camp ahead of the FIBA Women’s AmeriCup in June. “Next month’s FIBA Women’s AmeriCup will… Continue Reading “Dornstauder invited to camp”

Gilbert named to Olympics

Softball Canada, May 12, 2021Photo Credit: Softball Canada Jenny Gilbert is among 15 athletes announced Wednesday by Softball Canada to don the red and white at the Tokyo Olympic Games.   Gilbert helped Canada qualify for the Olympics at the 2019 WBSC Americas Qualifier in Surrey, B.C., by finishing… Continue Reading “Gilbert named to Olympics”

Dornstauder eyes Olympics

CTV Regina, May 10, 2021Photo Credit: Canada Basketball / Victory Regina’s Quinn Dornstauder is ready for the call to represent Canada in Tokyo.  Playing with Basketball Canada for the last eight seasons, Dornstauder is on the shortlist for Team Canada’s roster at the Tokyo Olympic Games in July.  A… Continue Reading “Dornstauder eyes Olympics”