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Red Bull Crashed Ice

By Charlene Brooke, Fall 2014 Edmonton is renowned for embracing cold-weather sports and winter 2015 promises to be no exception as the city prepares…

Mont-Tremblant, Quebec

Mont-Tremblant, Quebec

By Astrid Van Den Broek, Fall 2014 When the name Mont-Tremblant comes up, you probably think of swooshing down slopes, n’est-ce pas? But this…

Instant Icon: Meet Big Joe

Instant Icon: Meet Big Joe

He’s the larger-than-life mascot of the Ottawa Redblacks, inspired by a 19th century French Canadian folk hero. Jeff Hunt, president, Ottawa Sports and Entertainment…

Full STEAM Ahead

By Astrid Van Den Broek, Fall 2014 It was an acronym that kept popping up: STEAM. Short for Sport Tourism Economic Assessment Model, this…

Breakfast of Champions

Amateur athletes need to start their days with the right nutrition. Here’s what’s cooking. ‘ By Bonnie Schiedel, Fall 2014 “In sports nutrition, timing…

Prime Time: Canada 55+ Games

Competitive events for the 55+ crowd are booming. Seniors are more fitness and health-conscious, and have higher disposable incomes, than previous generations. They love…