Sports & Recreation(Archives)

May
21
2015
Volume
3-4
After winning the bid in June 2011, the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo will host the Western Canada Summer Games in August 2015. The Western Canada Summer Games 2015 Wood Buffalo continues the western Canadian tradition as a multi-sport event to provide development opportunities for amateur athletes and to help…
May
21
2015
Volume
3-4
After a long northern Alberta winter, it’s safe to say that things are heating up…especially in and around Fort McMurray! There are some seriously fantastic events coming up in our community.
May
21
2015
Volume
3-4
An Olympic sport since 1992, badminton is the fastest racquet sport in the world with over 200 million players worldwide. It is a sport that requires quick reaction times, muscular strength and athletic endurance. McMurray Junior Badminton Club was founded in 1991 and registered as a non-profit organization in 2002.…
May
21
2015
Volume
3-4
Welcoming the World: A Highlight of Polish volleyball setter Alex Andryszewski As the Wood Buffalo region gears-up to host teams and athletes from across Western Canada, for the Northern Kickoff - Canadian Football League (CFL) Event and 2015 Western Canada Summer Games, Keyano College would like to welcome its athletes…
May
21
2015
Volume
3-4
In the ultimate state-of-the-art SMS Equipment Stadium, twenty-four aspiring soccer players from FC Edmonton (FCE) will seek to win the first-ever Wood Buffalo Cup title on July 5, 2015. The FCE team will be among some of the first soccer players to step foot on the pitch in two Northern…
Mar
20
2015
Volume
3-3
When an organization’s vision statement sets out the goal to make a difference in the region every day, it is clear the bar has been set high for what the individuals in the organization hope to achieve. This vision is the driving force behind the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood…
Oct
01
2014
Volume
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ON MARCH 6, 2014, the social profit sector in the Wood Buffalo region took another step into the future when the United Way of Fort McMurray was announced as the anchor tenant of the new Social Profit Shared Space in Shell Place, the $127-million expansion at MacDonald Island Park in…
Jul
26
2014
Volume
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YMM Summer: The Glorious Pub Crawl Returns! Summer has made its triumphant return, pushing away any doubt that it was ever coming at all with hot sun shiny rays of golden goodness, never-ending days and cold, cold beer. Of course, for those of you who remember, last summer I encouraged…

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