by Michel Belanger
December 21, 2013, TRENTINO, Italy (ISN) – Canada captured gold in men’s hockey on the 12th and final day of the 26th Winter Universiade, on Saturday, to finish the biennial competition with eight medals, including two gold, three silver and three bronze.
December 20, 2013, TRENTINO, Italy (ISN) – Canada had a memorable Friday at the 26th Winter Universiade, claiming its first gold medal of the Trentino Games in women’s hockey, adding silver and bronze in short track speed skating, and defeating archrival Russia in men’s hockey on the penultimate day of competition.
by Michel Belanger
December 17, 2013, TRENTINO, Italy (ISN) – The Canadian men’s curling team secured a spot in the semifinals at the 26th Winter Universiade, Tuesday. Team Canada also received solid performances in snowboarding and alpine skiing on the eighth day of competition at the biennial world university games.
December 15, 2013, DAVOS, Sui. (ISN) - Struggling to find their top early-season form with no athletes qualifying for the top-30 heats of a skate sprint race on Sunday in Davos, Switzerland, Canada's cross-country ski squad will not lose sight of the ultimate goal in February.
December 12, 2013, TRENTINO, Italy (ISN) – Thursday marked the first full day of competition for Canada at the 26th Winter Universiade with women’s hockey, curling, snowboard cross and cross-country skiing on the schedule.
December 7, 2013, LILLEHAMMER, Nor. (ISN) - Many of the world’s best cross-country skiers are pushing the pace while fighting for Olympic spots for their respective country’s, but Canada’s best on the skinny skis remain focused on the process with the ultimate goal of peaking in Sochi.
November 28, 2013, CANMORE, Alta. (ISN) - Cross Country Canada is launching the trail to Sochi by giving Nordic fans the opportunity to ski with its athletes to the international podium, thanks to an enhanced Project Podium fundraising initiative.
November 6, 2013, CALGARY (ISN) —Two of Canada's cross-country ski athletes focused on competing at the 2014 Games in Russia, along with double Olympic medallist, Beckie Scott will ski into Morley Community School on the Morley Reserve just west of Calgary on Friday, November 8, 2013 at 1 p.m.
Canadian Paralympic Committee
September 19, 2013, Ottawa, ON (ISN) – The Canadian Paralympic Committee, in partnership with Flight Centre, would like to advise Canadians interested inpurchasing tickets to the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games of the process.
September 5, 2013, Quebec, PQ - The International Triathlon Union (ITU) today announced its support of a new winter triathlon format made up of snowshoeing, speed skating and skiing. ITU, in association with Pentathlon des neiges, will host the Quebec ITU Winter Triathlon Event on 8-9 March, 2014.
Darril FostyJuly 31, 2013, New York City/ Victoria, BC (ISN) - Stryker-Indigo Media & Island Sports News: Stryker-Indigo Media Group and Canadian alliance partner Island Sports News (ISN) said today that they have begun a roll-out of new online Canadian and International sporting platforms and content.
Story By Michele Sealey – ISN / Photographs by Glenn Ivens - ISN
By Ali Lee, Vikes Communications
April 4, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) – The University of Victoria Vikes presented their major awards and honoured three new inductees into the UVic Sports Hall of Fame on Wednesday night, at the Victoria Conference Center.
Chris DornanMarch 30, 2013, Whistler, BC (ISN) - Brent McMurtry will leave his cross-country ski career standing on top of the podium on the final day of the 2013 Haywood Ski Nationals on Saturday.