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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.
Bowen Island Men’s Soccer Team Finishes in Top Three

Bowen Island Men’s Soccer Team Finishes in Top Three

For a second year, Bowen Island FC placed an open men’s team in the third division of the highly competitive Vancouver Metro Soccer League.
Soccer final goes to sudden death in the snow

Soccer final goes to sudden death in the snow

A large crowd gathered and braved what turned into a snow storm on Friday evening in order to watch the one of the closest final games to be played in the Bowen Island FC co-ed league in recent years.

Headstands and bagging groceries

The lengths Bowen gymnasts will go to, to get to Finland
Bowen riders learn dressage

Bowen riders learn dressage

On Sunday, Sept. 28 BIHORA had the first Dressage Practice Day. What is Dressage you may wonder? Dressage is an art, a sport and a method of training both horse and rider.
Runners raise $2,000 towards cancer research

Runners raise $2,000 towards cancer research

On February 1, 1981, a young man named Terry Fox realized his dream of raising $1 towards cancer research for every member of the Canadian population.
Young Bowen sailors compete at Commodore’s Cup

Young Bowen sailors compete at Commodore’s Cup

Representing the Bowen Island Yacht Club, twelve excited sailors, three enthusiastic coaches and one terrific volunteer coach set off for the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club end of summer Commodore’s Cup Regatta last weekend.