Local Sports

Opening day on Hudson Bay Mountain

Some changes in store for this season on Smithers’ mountain.

Winter does not stop hiking

BV Backpackers conquer mountains every Sunday

Volleyball set at Pioneer Day
85-year-old, lifting since 1950, on track to cinch weightlifting championship
New NHL arena gets green light in Calgary
Aaron Brown edges Andre De Grasse to win Canadian 100-metre title

Terrace Indigenous skater takes front page of US magazine

Feature article shows 15-year old as inspiration to North American readership

Dieleman smashes national swim record

Bulkley Valley Paralympian keeps breaking records in the pool, this time on a trip with the Otters.

  • Nov 23, 2018

Top national sparrers in Smithers

Harmony Taekwon-Do brings home hardware from national competition in Calgary.

Champion BVCS bumps competition

Bulkley Valley Christian School jumping for joy after winning the boy’s Grade 7-8 volleyball zones.

Northwest Indigenous athletes honoured

The 2018 Premier’s Awards for Indigenous Youth Excellence in Sport were presented…

  • Nov 14, 2018

Trail to Town 10th anniversary upgrades courtesy of the Rotary

Smithers Rotary has just completed significant upgrades to the trail and auction is on now.

  • Nov 12, 2018

Gorbahn takes African route in quest for pro card

Bulkley Valley golf product goes to South Africa in bid to tour pro.

Smithers runners take on provincial best

How the Gryphons did at the BC High School Cross Country Championships.

Gammie on Canada West All-Rookie team

Chantal Gammie of Smithers has been selected by the league’s coaches to the rookie all-star team.

  • Nov 10, 2018

Smithers kickboxer takes on world

Shogun Dojo’s Pierson Ede medals at recent Kickboxing championships held in Dublin, Ireland.

  • Nov 10, 2018

Smithers and Hazelton win on court and pitch

Volleyball and soccer teams take on all comers at zones.

4 for 4 for Smithers Secondary cross-country teams

The Gryphons dominate at zones ahead of Nov. 3 provincials in Nanaimo.

  • Oct 30, 2018

Otters and Dieleman swimming in records

The Bulkley Valley’s Paralympian and young talent set swim records.

  • Oct 28, 2018

Relay around the world cycles through Bulkley Valley

A two-and-a-half-year-long international bike relay passed through Bulkley Valley recently.

  • Oct 27, 2018

Gorbahn’s drive to be a golf pro

Kaleb Gorbahn hopes to soon be wearing shorts year-round in Arizona.

$686,000 for Upper Skeena Rec Centre Gitxsan bioheat

The massive new Rec Centre will be biomass heated, saving cost and reducing emissions.

Olympian know-how

An Olympian is helping high school students in Smithers and Houston.