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Businesses, cities look to give Canadians outdoor rec options during pandemic winter

Businesses, cities look to give Canadians outdoor rec options during pandemic winter

At Fresh Air Experience in Ottawa, a sporting goods store that specializes in bikes in the summer and cross-country skis in winter, the demand for ski equipment doesn't traditionally take off until the first flakes of snow have fallen.
Legendary Edmonton locker-room attendant Joey Moss dies at 57

Legendary Edmonton locker-room attendant Joey Moss dies at 57

EDMONTON — Joey Moss — a legendary locker-room attendant for the NHL's Edmonton Oilers and CFL's Edmonton Football Team — has died. He was 57. The Edmonton Football Team confirmed the death on Monday by saying the city has lost a "hero.
David Braley, owner of three Canadian Football League franchises, dead at 79

David Braley, owner of three Canadian Football League franchises, dead at 79

A Hamilton businessman who owned three CFL franchises is being remembered as a Canadian icon. David Braley died at his home in Burlington, Ont. on Monday morning. The owner and chairman of the B.C. Lions was 79.
Two-time Scotties champ Heather Nedohin to coach Team Kerri Einarson this season

Two-time Scotties champ Heather Nedohin to coach Team Kerri Einarson this season

Big-game skipping experience. Two national women's titles. Two world women's bronze medals and a world junior gold. There's plenty to like about Heather Nedohin's curling resume.
Canada Soccer Hall of Fame administrator Alan Southard passes away at 92

Canada Soccer Hall of Fame administrator Alan Southard passes away at 92

TORONTO — Longtime soccer administrator Alan Southard, the first president of the Canadian Minor Soccer Association, has died at the age of 92. He passed away on Oct. 20.
Analysis: Braley could be gruff and stubborn but owner always had soft spot for CFL

Analysis: Braley could be gruff and stubborn but owner always had soft spot for CFL

TORONTO — It's hard to imagine the CFL existing in its present state without David Braley. The longtime B.C. Lions owner and chairman died Monday at his home in Burlington, Ont. He was 79.
Multiple arrests in P.E.I. after night of 'joyriding' on stolen golf carts: police

Multiple arrests in P.E.I. after night of 'joyriding' on stolen golf carts: police

MILL RIVER EAST, P.E.I. — Police in Prince Edward Island say a night of alleged "joyriding" on stolen golf carts has led to multiple arrests.

Canadian Denis Shapovalov loses to unheralded Austrian in first round of Vienna Open

Canada's Denis Shapovalov is out of the Vienna Open after suffering a first-round loss to a player with just one previous win at the ATP Tour level.

Hockey club investigating after video appears to show boy convulsing in locker room

CALGARY — Minor hockey players who were filmed pushing a boy into a locker room wall until he fell to the ground and appeared to briefly convulse have lost their playing privileges pending an investigation, the executive director of Hockey Calgary sa
Canadian freshman receiver Ajou Ajou making his mark with top-ranked Clemson Tigers

Canadian freshman receiver Ajou Ajou making his mark with top-ranked Clemson Tigers

Ajou Ajou knew the first day he stepped foot at Clemson that's where he wanted to be. It was in June 2019 when the six-foot-three, 215-pound receiver from Brooks, Alta., was at the school attending Tigers' coach Dabo Swinney's summer football camp.