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Bowen Island Gymnastics Club Invitational

Bowen Island Gymnastics Club Invitational

One-hundred gymnasts from the Sea to Sky corridor including Whistler Gymnastics, Pemberton gymnastics, Vancouver Britannia gymnastics competed at Bowen Island Gymnastic’s Invitational on April 18.
People just came out to cheer, just because!

People just came out to cheer, just because!

There were bands, there was sun, there were balloons, and there were announcers, there were little girls in tutus and tiny red-head boys in Canucks jerseys.

Bowen Island Golf Club – Island Masters Tournament

The Augusta course and Jordan Speith had nothing on two Bowen golfers who won the coveted mustard jackets at our Island Masters last Saturday.
Update from Bowen Island Gymnastics Club

Update from Bowen Island Gymnastics Club

Local gymnast Eve Sentlinger is one of BC’s outstanding athletes in Women’s Artistic Gymnastics. Five years ago Eve got her start in this sport at the Bowen Island Gymnastics Club under coach Lisa Brougham.
Carbs vs. protein: Sun Run training diary part 3

Carbs vs. protein: Sun Run training diary part 3

I knew what she was going to say. She was going to say what they always say: eat breakfast. Ugh. Eating breakfast within thirty minutes of waking up is like downing a box of saltine crackers after running a 10K.

Golf with the Bowen Island Women’s League

Spring is here, the birds and the links are calling! The Bowen Island Women’s League is starting up another season of golf with a coffee party at the Clubhouse on Thursday, April 2 at 10:00 a.m.
Bits, boobs and running shoes: Sun Run training Week 7

Bits, boobs and running shoes: Sun Run training Week 7

It almost didn’t happen. We rarely get off the rock, and it seems to take a village to get us abroad, but at the last possible minute, it came together: we were all going to go to town to buy new running shoes.
Spring Co-ed Soccer, the best time to Play!

Spring Co-ed Soccer, the best time to Play!

Thinking about joining the adult coed soccer league? Well now’s your chance, the league is ramping up for its spring session with a kick off date of April 7.

Sun Run week 6: Journal entry #1

I hate running. Hate it. Hate it. Hate it. I love to dance. I danced ballet and contemporary for thirty hours a week for most of my young adult life. Running is a misery to do and a ludicrous spectacle to witness.

Aspiring Bowen runners train together for Sun Run

After enduring cold, dark, winter mornings, Bowen Islanders training for the 10 km Vancouver Sun run were treated to a taste of spring during last Saturday’s week 5 run.