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Bowen FC helps pass passion for sport through generations

Bowen FC helps pass passion for sport through generations

Phil Carlington says that when his family was living in the UK, “football” was not an option for his young daughter, Emily.
Silver medal caps off 7-year ringette career

Silver medal caps off 7-year ringette career

Twelve-year old Lola Quicili wrapped up her seven years as a ringette player by winning a silver medal at the Western Canadian Ringette Championships in Winnipeg last month. Ringette, by the way, isn’t just hockey for girls.
Young Bowen footballers shine at first tournament

Young Bowen footballers shine at first tournament

U-10 Bowen FC team ties for first in Surrey The Bowen Island Football Club’s Under 10 team played in their first soccer tournament this weekend: the Surrey Mayor Cup. The team won three of our four matches and tied one.
The future looks bright for Bowen athlete

The future looks bright for Bowen athlete

Before entering grade eight, Elliott Beamer had never played a team sport, but when he started at West Vancouver Secondary School he decided to take up football.
Dip into the fountain of youth at Pilates open house

Dip into the fountain of youth at Pilates open house

Pilates is the fountain of youth. No, that’s not a quote by Joseph Pilates, the originator of this popular form of exercise, but rather a comment from a longtime client. That’s the magic of Pilates exercise … it makes you feel young.

Bowen Community Recreation offering trial pickleball series

Wondering what the buzz is about the rapidly growing sport of pickleball? Here is your chance to find out without having to travel off island.
Cruisers take softball championship title

Cruisers take softball championship title

Four teams weathered the pouring rain on Saturday in order to wrap up the first season of Bowen Island’s co-ed softball league.
Terry Fox Run unites community in finding a cure

Terry Fox Run unites community in finding a cure

Thirty-five years after the first Terry Fox run, Canadians are still going strong to raise funds for cancer research by running, walking, and biking every September.
Rio Games show that boxing is a big hit for women

Rio Games show that boxing is a big hit for women

This Olympics marks the second time that females have been included for boxing. Three weight classes were represented in Rio.
Raw talent on display at Veteran’s Park

Raw talent on display at Veteran’s Park

Last year’s logger sport event at Bowfest gave Bowen Islanders a taste of competitive axe throwing, pole climbing and cross-cut sawing.
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