Category: Sask Proud

Sask. Speedskaters

Written by: Matt Johnson for Sask SportPhoto credit: Dave Holland/Canadian Sport Institute Calgary It’s pretty amazing. My first Olympic Games, the excitement was like none other, because it’s what I dreamed of ever since I was a little girl. White City’s Marsha Hudey reflects… Continue Reading “Sask. Speedskaters”

Clark headed to Beijing

January 11, 2022Photo credit: MATTHEW MURNAGHAN / HOCKEY CANADA IMAGES Saskatoon’s Emily Clark is one of 23 players announced to the Canadian women’s national hockey team that will represent Canada at the Olympic Games in Beijing. This will be Clark’s second Games after she… Continue Reading “Clark headed to Beijing”

Mixed Doubles Trials

December 20, 2021Photo credit: Curling Canada/Michael Burns The board is set. Sixteen teams will compete in the Mixed Doubles Curling Trials December 28 to January 2 in Portage La Prairie, MB for the right to represent Canada at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing.… Continue Reading “Mixed Doubles Trials”

Coakwell Olympics

Written by: Matt Johnson for Sask SportPhoto credit: International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation “Our goal is to win the Olympics:” Moose Jaw’s Coakwell set to represent hometown once again Ben Coakwell has an interesting way of explaining travelling in a bobsled going 150 km/h down a track.  “It’s… Continue Reading “Coakwell Olympics”

Curling Trials

Saskatchewan’s Team Dunstone and Regina’s Ben Hebert —who will be competing as part of Team Koe— are in Saskatoon for the Curling Canada Trials running Nov. 20-28. Both the Dunstone and Koe rinks will get their first taste of action in Draw 2, with… Continue Reading “Curling Trials”

Coakwell on World Cup

Olympic.ca and Bobsleigh Canada, November 19, 2021Photo courtesy of IBSF Ben Coakwell will be looking to qualify for his third Olympic Games when the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) begins its 2021-22 World Cup season on Nov. 19-21 in Igls, Austria. Coakwell, who… Continue Reading “Coakwell on World Cup”

Dunstone, Hebert at Trials

Written by: Matt Johnson for Sask SportPhoto credit: Curling Canada/Michael Burns (Ben Hebert) There would be no words to explain how cool it would be to be able to represent Canada at the Olympics. Kirk Muyres – Team Dunstone The best curlers in the… Continue Reading “Dunstone, Hebert at Trials”

Speed skaters at nationals

Speed Skating Canada, Oct. 6, 2021 Regina’s Kali Christ and Marsha Hudey, as well as Moose Jaw’s Graeme Fish are among the speed skaters who will be competing at the Canadian Long Track Championships Oct. 13-17 in Calgary. Christ, a two-time Olympian, will be… Continue Reading “Speed skaters at nationals”

Curling Olympic Qualifiers

curling.ca, September 27, 2021 Regina’s Team Matt Dunstone went 5-1 at the Olympic Curling Trials Direct Entry Event in Ottawa to secure one of the men’s spots at the Canadian Olympic Curling Qualifier in November in Saskatoon. Dunstone, who’s rink includes Braeden Moskowy, Kirk… Continue Reading “Curling Olympic Qualifiers”

Curling Trials

Curling Canada, September 22, 2021 The competition has begun for curling teams to represent Canada at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. Nine men’s and women’s teams will descend on Saskatoon Nov.20-28 for the Canadian Curling Trials, with four women’s teams and five men’s teams… Continue Reading “Curling Trials”