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No arena? No problem.

No arena? No problem.

Lake Josephine stayed wet this winter, so most little islanders that felt inclined to skate needed to convince their parents to take a trip off-island.
12 year-old islander awarded with black belt

12 year-old islander awarded with black belt

By age five, Jay Graham had already spent lots of time observing his brothers Brett and Chai learning Taekwondo and his mother Rebecca Salmon says, it was clear he already loved it.
Bowen girls stand tall on the field at BC Place with national women’s soccer teams

Bowen girls stand tall on the field at BC Place with national women’s soccer teams

On November 9, twenty-two girls aged 7 - 10 from the Bowen Island Football Club (BIFC) had the honour and privilege to escort members of the US and Canadian Women’s soccer team onto the pitch for the singing of both anthems before their game.
Bowen FC youth program thrives, with community support

Bowen FC youth program thrives, with community support

The Bowen Island Football Club would like acknowledge our gratitude toward two community organizations for their recent donations to the Club.
Athletic prowess takes young islander to Colombia

Athletic prowess takes young islander to Colombia

Many Bowen Island athletes have ventured far afield to play their sport. Baseball pitchers Robbie Watson and Matt Walker played in the U.S.
Underdog Loggers take the 2017 Slopitch season

Underdog Loggers take the 2017 Slopitch season

Saturday’s rain was no-match for the enthusiastic players with the Bowen Island Co-Ed Slopitch Baseball League. They brought out their batting helmets (mandatory for the day) and gave it their all for the league’s final tournament.
Women dominate in 21k race around Mount Gardner

Women dominate in 21k race around Mount Gardner

Five years ago, when Phil Osborne moved to Bowen and ran around Mount Gardner for the first time, he thought the loop around was too good to be true for a trail running race.
Golf community faces annual fight for survival

Golf community faces annual fight for survival

The Bowen Island Golf Club is not just a place to play golf. For members and non-members alike, our public golf course is a social centre.
Fastpitch 2017 wraps up with a win by the Twins!

Fastpitch 2017 wraps up with a win by the Twins!

The Twins and the Diggers had something of a rivalry throughout this fast pitch season. The two teams met one last time on Sunday evening to determine the league championship and in a dramatic seventh inning, the Twin’s scored three runs for the win.
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.