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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.
Bowen Island Golf Club hosts aspiring young golfers

Bowen Island Golf Club hosts aspiring young golfers

Seventy-two golfers between the ages of 8 and 14 descended upon Bowen Island Golf Club this week to compete in the BC Bantam and Novice Golf Championships. Eleven of those young players come from the North Shore.

Spectators invited to bantam golf championships

Following the Loggers’ competition on Aug. 20, golfers and non-golfers are encouraged to attend the BC Bantam Provincial Golf Championships.
Fastpitch season wraps up with another win by the Diggers

Fastpitch season wraps up with another win by the Diggers

As far as diamonds go, this one is pretty rough-cut. But it’s still the most beautiful gem I’ve ever seen. If you passed through the Cove this weekend, it would have been hard to miss.

Bowen baseball players gear up to play for Scott Helenius Memorial Trophy

Last week as the regular season came to a close, the Diggers edged out the Firemen for the lead of the Bowen Island Men’s Fastpitch league.