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Walk the (slack)line, or at least give it a try

Walk the (slack)line, or at least give it a try

In spite of its name, slacklining has nothing to do with slacking off. It’s challenging to balance on a dynamic line, suspended between two points.
Here's how to tackle Bowen Island's hills on a bike

Here's how to tackle Bowen Island's hills on a bike

Tips to help you get peddling around the rock this summer, even if it means walking your bike
Soccer coach put his players first even while fighting cancer

Soccer coach put his players first even while fighting cancer

Harry Green's sporting spirit lives on in his players
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.