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St. Albert kendo club members aim for world championships

St. Albert kendo club members aim for world championships

Kendo, which means “the way of the sword,” is a Japanese martial art that was originally developed as a safe form of sword training for samurai. It was the sport’s connection to Japanese culture that drew Nadia Leenders to the sport when she was 16 years old, she said. 
Teen attends World Judo Championships in Uzbekistan as contest prize

Teen attends World Judo Championships in Uzbekistan as contest prize

Tayven Tremblay was one of four lucky contestants from around the world to win a trip to Tashkent, Uzbekistan to take in the 2022 World Judo Championships.
Sturgeon and SACHS set to square off for division championship

Sturgeon and SACHS set to square off for division championship

The Sturgeon Spirits and their juggernaut defence will play a high-flying SACHS Skyhawks offence in what should be an ultra-competitive division championship game on Nov. 5 with bragging rights, a banner, and a trip to provincials on the line.
Locals win big at jiu-jitsu pan-am championships

Locals win big at jiu-jitsu pan-am championships

Three local jiu-jitsu athletes from the Hayabusa Training Centre in St. Albert had their hard work pay off for them in the form of international competition medals.
U19 Mission looking to make another run at ringette Nationals

U19 Mission looking to make another run at ringette Nationals

The road to glory has started all over again for last year's national championship winning U19 AA Mission ringette team. With some new players and a new head coach, the team might have a different identity this year, but the motivation to win is just as strong.
Merchants leading the league

Merchants leading the league

The St. Albert Merchants' high-powered offence has the team sitting on top of league standings through the first month of the season.
Sturgeon Spirits concede first points, remain undefeated

Sturgeon Spirits concede first points, remain undefeated

After 21 quarters of football – more than five full games – the Sturgeon Composite High School football team finally allowed another team to score.
SACHS celebrate head football coach's final home game

SACHS celebrate head football coach's final home game

Skyhawks gave coach Sam Johnson a proper send-off during his last home game on Oct. 8. Although he isn't retiring from teaching, Johnson will end his 25-year tenure as head coach at the conclusion of this season.
AAA hockey teams start season by racking up wins

AAA hockey teams start season by racking up wins

St. Albert's high-level minor hockey teams are showing no signs of rust as the new season gets underway.
Local teens make U.S. roster for World Ringette Championships

Local teens make U.S. roster for World Ringette Championships

St. Albert's Nyah Bodnarchuk and Sturgeon County's Cadence Pirtle will represent Team U.S.A in the upcoming World Ringette Championships.