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Fifteen-year-old Karam Gill set a new B.C. record in the bench press for his age at the BC Power Lifting Association provincials

Karam Gill sets new B.C. record

Hope teenager places third at provincial weightlifting championships

Fifteen-year-old Karam Gill set a new B.C. record in the bench press for his age at the BC Power Lifting Association provincials
Sixteen-year-old goal-keeper Tre Loewen has been asked to join the B.C. squad that will be competing at the North American Indigenous Games

Local soccer player joins B.C. squad

Tre Loewen will compete at the North American Indigenous Games

Sixteen-year-old goal-keeper Tre Loewen has been asked to join the B.C. squad that will be competing at the North American Indigenous Games
Hope resident Kay Thorne rode in the recent BC Ride to Conquer Cancer

Igniting the spark to help others

Ride to Conquer Cancer offers lesson in endurance and resilience

Hope resident Kay Thorne rode in the recent BC Ride to Conquer Cancer
Kevin Misumi has organized an eight-team ALS charity ball hockey tournament for Saturday

Ball hockey fundraiser in Hope

Tournament on June 28 at Memorial Park sport court benefits ALS Canada

Kevin Misumi has organized an eight-team ALS charity ball hockey tournament for Saturday

Hope Legion ready to take on RCMP

Second annual slo-pitch game at Sixth Avenue Park this Saturday

Carter Perry-Sweeting shows off the first place ribbon he received from volunteer

Proud moment for Coquihalla elementary

Crowd cheers on student with cerebral palsy to finish sports day race

Carter Perry-Sweeting shows off the first place ribbon he received from volunteer
Cadets (and siblings) Jackson and Taylor Lott enjoy the Canadian Army Cadets’ shooting range on Monday nights at the Hope Legion.  

Local cadet corps offer youth many activities

The program instills good citizenship, good physical conditioning and stimulate an interest in the elements of the armed forces

Cadets (and siblings) Jackson and Taylor Lott enjoy the Canadian Army Cadets’ shooting range on Monday nights at the Hope Legion.  
Hope’s Marcus Zerr takes on Darrell Steffenson of Manitoba at the Canadian National Arm Wresting Championships in Charlottetown

Local competes for national title

Marcus Zerr finished second in his age and weight class at the Canadian National Arm Wrestling Championships

Hope’s Marcus Zerr takes on Darrell Steffenson of Manitoba at the Canadian National Arm Wresting Championships in Charlottetown
Cycling and speed skating Olympic medalist Clara Hughes stopped in Hope on Monday as part of her Big Ride tour across Canada for Bell Let’s Talk. The ride aims to raise awareness about mental health issues and help put an end to the stigma.

Olympian Clara Hughes visits Hope

Cycling and speed skating medalist is using her celebrity to help shine a light mental illness

Cycling and speed skating Olympic medalist Clara Hughes stopped in Hope on Monday as part of her Big Ride tour across Canada for Bell Let’s Talk. The ride aims to raise awareness about mental health issues and help put an end to the stigma.
Demee Runquist of the Hope Mustangs Grade 8-9 team heads the ball in the home game against Chilliwack Middle School

Hope Mustangs wrap up soccer season

Senior girls finish year with two weekend tournaments in the B.C. Interior

Demee Runquist of the Hope Mustangs Grade 8-9 team heads the ball in the home game against Chilliwack Middle School
Dyllan James of Hope helped his Team B.C. to a second-place finish at the Canadian Aboriginal Hockey Championships at Kahnawake

Hope player represents B.C. at aboriginal hockey championship

Dyllan James helped his team to a second place finish

Dyllan James of Hope helped his Team B.C. to a second-place finish at the Canadian Aboriginal Hockey Championships at Kahnawake
Forty-three members of Hope’s Team F.I.T. club took part in the annual 10-kilometre Sun Run in Vancouver last Sunday.  

Team FIT takes part in Sun Run

Forty-three runners represented Hope at the annual Vancouver event

Forty-three members of Hope’s Team F.I.T. club took part in the annual 10-kilometre Sun Run in Vancouver last Sunday.  
Fitness specialist Andrea Petersen is training six days a week and following a strict diet

Hope fitness instructor training for bodybuilding competition

Andrea Petersen will compete June 9 in Fort St. John

Fitness specialist Andrea Petersen is training six days a week and following a strict diet
The Burnaby Warriors’ goalie Gabby Chang managed to stop this shot by the Surrey sHooters’ Marnie Macdonald

Hope hosts year-end ringette tournament

Eighty players participated in the event at Hope Arena

The Burnaby Warriors’ goalie Gabby Chang managed to stop this shot by the Surrey sHooters’ Marnie Macdonald
Jeremiah Steberl heads over an imaginary crossbar

Track athletes train for new season

The Hope Mustangs have about 30 members on the team this year

Jeremiah Steberl heads over an imaginary crossbar
The Steve Nash Youth Basketball program had its opening night on Monday

Three organized sports programs running this spring

Registration numbers for Steve Nash Basketball program are up

The Steve Nash Youth Basketball program had its opening night on Monday
Karam (left) and Daya Gill have lofty goals for their freestyle wrestling careers and they’re practicing up to six times a week to reach them.

Hope brothers find wrestling success

One wins silver at high school provincials while the other is off to nationals

Karam (left) and Daya Gill have lofty goals for their freestyle wrestling careers and they’re practicing up to six times a week to reach them.
Lenora Poulin runs like a zombie during Sunday’s Team FIT fun run in Hope. The group is training for the annual Sun Run in Vancouver on April 27.

Team FIT getting ready for Sun Run

Local group prepares for annual Vancouver event with zombie-themed run

Lenora Poulin runs like a zombie during Sunday’s Team FIT fun run in Hope. The group is training for the annual Sun Run in Vancouver on April 27.
Twelve girls from Hope are members of the Fusion Athletics Cheerleading Club

Taking cheerleading to the extreme

Local athletes show there's much more to the sport than pom-poms

Twelve girls from Hope are members of the Fusion Athletics Cheerleading Club
Hope senior Mustangs forward Amanda Lancaster evades the check of the Agassiz Chieftans’ Hannah Exley at last Thursday’s league playoff game at Agassiz Elementary-Secondary. The Chieftans prevailed

Mustangs fall to Agassiz in basketball playoffs

The Hope senior girl's team finishes season with 40-29 loss

Hope senior Mustangs forward Amanda Lancaster evades the check of the Agassiz Chieftans’ Hannah Exley at last Thursday’s league playoff game at Agassiz Elementary-Secondary. The Chieftans prevailed