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Course workers prepare the landing area at the ski jump venue in Whistler Olympic Park in Whistler, B.C. Friday, Feb. 5, 2010. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

Whistler, B.C., to host nordic world junior ski championship in 2023

Canada last hosted the championships in 1997 in Canmore, Alta.

Spectators will not be allowed in arenas across B.C. due to COVID-19. (Angie Mindus photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Spectators no longer allowed at B.C. indoor sporting facilities

The decision comes after Dr. Bonnie Henry issued caution to sports teams earlier this week

The Sports Men’s Basketball Championship will not proceed with the cancellation of the 2021 Winter Championships. (Contributed)

Winter championships canceled for B.C. university athletes

The decision was made with the unanimous support of U SPORTS’ board of directors

Fuller Lake Arena change rooms only opened up again on Monday, but only for putting on skates and not shower use. (Photo by Don Bodger)
Fuller Lake Arena change rooms only opened up again on Monday, but only for putting on skates and not shower use. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Unusual season of minor hockey slowly taking shape in Cowichan

Teams doing a lot of practicing right now while awaiting the possibility of games

Fuller Lake Arena change rooms only opened up again on Monday, but only for putting on skates and not shower use. (Photo by Don Bodger)
Fuller Lake Arena change rooms only opened up again on Monday, but only for putting on skates and not shower use. (Photo by Don Bodger)
Will Arquiett had 30 points in 53 games with the Caps last season. (Citizen file)

Cowichan Capitals continue making trades

Four players added in return for Arquiett and Morgan

Will Arquiett had 30 points in 53 games with the Caps last season. (Citizen file)
Mikael Seymour played out in the Fury’s season opener at the Sherman Road turf (pictured), then earned the win as goalie when the team visited Lakehill last weekend. (Brook Lisson photo)

Cowichan Fury too much for Hooligans

Alex Smith scores two in first win for Div. 3 club

Mikael Seymour played out in the Fury’s season opener at the Sherman Road turf (pictured), then earned the win as goalie when the team visited Lakehill last weekend. (Brook Lisson photo)
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Cowichan’s George Thomas and a Gorge player both go for the ball during a masters soccer clash at the Sherman Road turf on Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Achurch, Cowichan 49ers shut down Gorge

Both teams were scoreless on Saturday until the 65th minute

Cowichan’s George Thomas and a Gorge player both go for the ball during a masters soccer clash at the Sherman Road turf on Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
The Cowichan Steelheads’ Dan Hudson keeps the ball away from a UVic Alumni player during last Saturday’s game. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan Steelheads take a big step in loss to UVic

Masters team improves, anticipates match against 49ers

The Cowichan Steelheads’ Dan Hudson keeps the ball away from a UVic Alumni player during last Saturday’s game. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Jacob Brockman leads his teammates as they celebrate a goal against the Alberni Valley Bulldogs on Saturday night. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan Caps take two from Bulldogs

Brockman, Richter and Fontana combine for 12 points in two nights

Jacob Brockman leads his teammates as they celebrate a goal against the Alberni Valley Bulldogs on Saturday night. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Quw’utsun FC’s Devin Jack (21) keeps his balance as he winds between two Vic West defenders during last Sunday’s Div. 3 match at Si’em Lelum Field. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Quw’utsun prevails in soccer home opener

2-0 win over Vic West gets Div. 3 team off to good start

Quw’utsun FC’s Devin Jack (21) keeps his balance as he winds between two Vic West defenders during last Sunday’s Div. 3 match at Si’em Lelum Field. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Soccer ball stock shot

Cowichan LMG opens with loss

Cowichan will look to bounce back in home opener

Soccer ball stock shot
Kerry Park’s Dawson Elzinga slides the puck past a Westshore defender to help set up Jackson Egan’s goal in the Islanders 8-6’ win over the Wolves last Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Third-period surge gets Isles past Westshore

Three players earn four points each in Kerry Park victory

Kerry Park’s Dawson Elzinga slides the puck past a Westshore defender to help set up Jackson Egan’s goal in the Islanders 8-6’ win over the Wolves last Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Paralyzed B.C. cowboy set to ride again thanks to custom saddle

Cunin soon started hanging around back at the rodeo arena helping out

Cowichan Fury draw even with Vic West Casuals

Connor Crichton scores lone goal in Div. 3 home opener

Vancouver Canucks sign veteran goaltender Braden Holtby to 2-year deal

Each team can protect only one goalie in the Seattle expansion draft next year

Young Isles earn split to open season

Kerry Park beats Saanich in home opener