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A week of FIS racing at Kimberley Alpine Resort kicks off a huge season ahead for Dreadnaught Racing. Paul Rodgers photos.

Dreadnaught reflects on 10 days of FIS racing at Kimberley Alpine Resort

After two years upended by COVID and arson, Dreadnaught Ski Racing has…

The Western Canadian Championships, the biggest event the Kimberley Nordic Club has ever hosted, officially got underway on Friday, Feb. 3. Paul Rodgers photo.

Western Canadian Championships underway at Kimberley Nordic Club

Over 400 athletes registered at biggest event KNC has ever hosted

Round the Mountain is truly a family event, with activities for all ages, including the ever popular Kids Zone with special races and activities for the younger crowd. Jim Webster file

Over 300 people already registered for Round the Mountain 2023 in Kimberley

It may not be top of mind with winter still firmly gripping…

Jesse Kwasney with his favourite player Casey Miller. Submitted photo

Dynamiters’ Seventh Player

Jesse Kwasney was selected as the Dyamiter’s EMCO 7th player at their…

Jesse Kwasney with his favourite player Casey Miller. Submitted photo
Creston Valley Thunder Cats goalie blocks a shot, one of his 47 saves that catapulted his team to victory. Paul Rodgers photo.
Creston Valley Thunder Cats goalie blocks a shot, one of his 47 saves that catapulted his team to victory. Paul Rodgers photo.
Congratulations to Tae Millner,JordanThom, Jessie Kwasney, Jack Jarva, Cohen Oakland, Eddie Loftsgard, Denver Holmes, Reeve Hall,Tyler Watson, Robbie Machan, Rylan Kozey, Nathan Clarke, Liam Dayman, Hunter Smith, Ryder Nicholson, Cooper Kilfoyle and Coaches Dave Clarke, Jason Thom and Carson Loftsgard.

Kimberley U11 Dynamiters win Taber tournament

This happy bunch of hockey players are the Kimberley U11 Dynamiters. They…

Congratulations to Tae Millner,JordanThom, Jessie Kwasney, Jack Jarva, Cohen Oakland, Eddie Loftsgard, Denver Holmes, Reeve Hall,Tyler Watson, Robbie Machan, Rylan Kozey, Nathan Clarke, Liam Dayman, Hunter Smith, Ryder Nicholson, Cooper Kilfoyle and Coaches Dave Clarke, Jason Thom and Carson Loftsgard.
FIS Speed Camp at Kimberley Alpine Resort. Diane Malaher Katrusiak photos.

Dreadnaught Ski Racing’s season kicks off at Kimberley Alpine Resort

A momentous season of alpine ski racing has officially commenced at Kimberley…

FIS Speed Camp at Kimberley Alpine Resort. Diane Malaher Katrusiak photos.
Cash Regan scored two goals Saturday night. Paul Rodgers photo.

Dynamiters win one, lose one over the weekend as season winds down

The Kimberley Dynamiters emerged from the weekend a win and a loss,…

Cash Regan scored two goals Saturday night. Paul Rodgers photo.
Wednesday night game at Langley Events Centre showcased top NHL draft talent from the Western Hockey League, Ontario Hockey League and Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. (Photos courtesy of Ryan Molag/Langley Events Centre)

Team White defeats Team Red 4-2 at 2023 kubota CHL/NHL top prospects game

Connor Bedard finished with six shots on goal

  • Jan 26, 2023
Wednesday night game at Langley Events Centre showcased top NHL draft talent from the Western Hockey League, Ontario Hockey League and Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. (Photos courtesy of Ryan Molag/Langley Events Centre)
The December Dynamiter Player of the Month, sponsored by Jewels on Ninth, is #27 Kade Leskosky. Vice President Mark Anderson handed out the award. J. Righton photo

Kade Leskosky is Dynamiters’ December Player of the Month

The December Dynamiter Player of the Month, sponsored by Jewels on Ninth,…

The December Dynamiter Player of the Month, sponsored by Jewels on Ninth, is #27 Kade Leskosky. Vice President Mark Anderson handed out the award. J. Righton photo
Photo Credit Julie St. Jean Kimberley team at Nordiq Canada world selection trials in Prince George, B.C. Left to right : wax tech/coach Frank Ackermann, Marielle Ackermann, Sadie Demars, Raleigh Tarte, head coach Pauline Forren

Kimberley ski racers take on the world

Two qualify for U23 world championships in Whistler

Photo Credit Julie St. Jean Kimberley team at Nordiq Canada world selection trials in Prince George, B.C. Left to right : wax tech/coach Frank Ackermann, Marielle Ackermann, Sadie Demars, Raleigh Tarte, head coach Pauline Forren
Jeep Junior Freeski Event at Kimberley Alpine Resort. Paul Rodgers photo.

Photos from the 2023 Jeep Junior Freeski at Kimberley Alpine Resort

Kimberley Alpine Resort hosted a regional ISFA Sanctioned Junior Freeski event this…

Jeep Junior Freeski Event at Kimberley Alpine Resort. Paul Rodgers photo.
The Kimberley Nordic Club is gearing up to host the prestigious Western Championships, which will draw hundreds of racers, coaches, support staff and spectators to Kimberley in February. Dan Clark photo.

Kimberley Nordic Club gears up to host Western Canadian Championships

The Kimberley Nordic Club (KNC) is gearing up to host the Western…

The Kimberley Nordic Club is gearing up to host the prestigious Western Championships, which will draw hundreds of racers, coaches, support staff and spectators to Kimberley in February. Dan Clark photo.
The Kimberley Dynamiters lost both games over the weekend. Paul Rodgers photos.

Two loss weekend as Dynamiters continue to struggle on offensive end

The Kimberley Dynamiters’ pursuit of first-place in their conference for the 2022/23…

The Kimberley Dynamiters lost both games over the weekend. Paul Rodgers photos.
Ackermann racing with the Kimberley Nordic Club. Dan Clark photo

Three Kimberley Nordic racers in Prince George this week

Skiers are vying for spots at Junior World Championships

Ackermann racing with the Kimberley Nordic Club. Dan Clark photo
The Cranbrook U18 Bucks took home the gold medal in their home tournament with a 6-1 finish over Salmon Arm in the final game. Back Row L to R: Assistant Coaches Charlie Cooper and Darin Conroy, Rhys Williams, Brayden Conroy, Jayden Logodi, Carter Chown, Cohen Bell, Liam Wienke, Caden Williams, Rhys Wienke, Josh Kallies, Greyson Meisner, Linden Keiver, Cohen Langenbach, Quinn Cooper, Head Coach Jeff Keiver. Front Row L to R: Brody Taylor, Aidan McKay, Ryder Duczek, Nick Vopat, Vinny Fiorentino, Brennan Koch

U18 Bucks win gold at home tournament

The Cranbrook U18 Bucks took home the gold medal after a battle…

The Cranbrook U18 Bucks took home the gold medal in their home tournament with a 6-1 finish over Salmon Arm in the final game. Back Row L to R: Assistant Coaches Charlie Cooper and Darin Conroy, Rhys Williams, Brayden Conroy, Jayden Logodi, Carter Chown, Cohen Bell, Liam Wienke, Caden Williams, Rhys Wienke, Josh Kallies, Greyson Meisner, Linden Keiver, Cohen Langenbach, Quinn Cooper, Head Coach Jeff Keiver. Front Row L to R: Brody Taylor, Aidan McKay, Ryder Duczek, Nick Vopat, Vinny Fiorentino, Brennan Koch
Volunteers at the Sparwood Curling Club hosted the East-West Kootenay Boys High School Curling Championships on January 7-8. The Selkirk Secondary rink (pictured on the right) defeated Sparwood Secondary (on the left) and are off to Regionals. Photo submitted

Kimberley’s Selkirk takes the win in highschool curling and will move on to play West Kootenay

Volunteers at the Sparwood Curling Club hosted the East-West Kootenay Boys High…

Volunteers at the Sparwood Curling Club hosted the East-West Kootenay Boys High School Curling Championships on January 7-8. The Selkirk Secondary rink (pictured on the right) defeated Sparwood Secondary (on the left) and are off to Regionals. Photo submitted
Kimberley Dynamiters win two games on the road and are currently sitting on top of their division.

Dynamiters pick up two wins on Okanagan road trip

Nitros currently sit atop Eddie Mountain division standings

Kimberley Dynamiters win two games on the road and are currently sitting on top of their division.
A skier sends a drop in his run at the Jeep Junior Freeski Nationals 2023 at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort in Golden, B.C. on Saturday, Jan. 7. Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Facebook photo.

Registration open for Jeep Junior Free Ski event at Kimberley Alpine Resort

Kimberley Alpine Resort will once again be host to the Jeep Junior…

A skier sends a drop in his run at the Jeep Junior Freeski Nationals 2023 at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort in Golden, B.C. on Saturday, Jan. 7. Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Facebook photo.
Pictured Left to Right: Back Row: Assistant Coach Darin Conroy, Carter Chown, Jayden Logodi, Quinn Cooper, Cohen Bell, Rhys Wienke, Vinny Fiorentino, Liam Wienke, Josh Kallies, Grayson Meisner, Nick Vopat, Aidan McKay, Rhys Williams, Head Coach Jeff Keiver Front Row: Brody Taylor, Caden Williams, Linden Keiver, Cohen Langenbach, Brayden Conroy, Ryder Duczek, Brennan Koch Missing: Assistant Coach Charlie Cooper

Cranbrook U18 Bucks capture gold at Trail tournament

The team is made up of players from Cranbrook, Kimberley, Fernie, Elkford, Sparwood and Invermere

Pictured Left to Right: Back Row: Assistant Coach Darin Conroy, Carter Chown, Jayden Logodi, Quinn Cooper, Cohen Bell, Rhys Wienke, Vinny Fiorentino, Liam Wienke, Josh Kallies, Grayson Meisner, Nick Vopat, Aidan McKay, Rhys Williams, Head Coach Jeff Keiver Front Row: Brody Taylor, Caden Williams, Linden Keiver, Cohen Langenbach, Brayden Conroy, Ryder Duczek, Brennan Koch Missing: Assistant Coach Charlie Cooper