Murray offers sports tourism event

TRENTON — When Craig Murray needed a project, a sports tourism conference turned out to be the ideal topic. Murray, who grew up in Trenton and is in his third year of a five-year recreation and management program at Dalhousie University, organized the one-day conference that took place on December 6 in Antigonish and drew...

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Falcons edged 1-0 in soccer

WOLFVILLE – The Northern Nova United Falcons were defeated 1-0 by East Hants in their Under-17 B Girls Division semifinal game on Sunday at the 2018 at the Gunn Baldursson Memorial Soccer Tournament. The Falcons finished first in their pool before drawing East Hants. In their first game, Victoria Dunn and Megan MacKenzie each scored...

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Sport retreat refines future needs

BRAESHORE — More than 30 people gathered for a two-day sports retreat last week at the Pictou Lodge Beach Resort to reach agreement on focal points designed to expand sports’ reach in the province. Rae Gunn, Highland Region manager for Recreation Nova Scotia, was one of the 31 people who took part in the event....

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Athletes at net co-ed event

NEW GLASGOW — Spring volleyball kept local athletes busy recently during a tournament at New Glasgow Academy. Coach Rae Gunn called it a “fun and friendly” co-ed event and a “great way to be active with friends” while introducing more youth to the sport and raising money for club teams called the Invasion. The funds...

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Cross Fit new path toward fitness

NEW GLASGOW – Clan Cross Fit has become a new club with an interesting concept of personal fitness. Jason MacInnis and Ashley Greening introduce the regimen of weights, jumps, rowing and other exercise in late May and now boast about 20 members at a given time at their facility they opened in late May on...

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