Yukon North Of Ordinary

Sports archive for April 23, 2014

Div. 1 squash final goes down to wire

April 23, 2014 at 2:47 pm

The battle of the Yukon’s top two Division 1 squash teams fittingly went down to the wire last night at Better Bodies Whitehorse.

Yukon cyclists raring to begin season

April 23, 2014 at 2:43 pm

As another Yukon winter fades into history, bicycles are once again becoming a common sight on roadways.

Tai Chi Yukon set to celebrate 25 years

April 23, 2014 at 2:42 pm

Tai Chi Yukon is getting ready to celebrate.

Running The Table

April 23, 2014 at 2:41 pm

Abed Rajab competes in the Asian Tournament hosted by Table Tennis Yukon Saturday at Whitehorse Elementary School.

Yukoners complete emotional Boston Marathon

April 22, 2014 at 1:40 pm

Five Yukoners were part of the 35,755 runners who took to the streets yesterday for the 118th edition of the Boston Marathon.

Olympian lends hand to Nicaraguan school project

April 22, 2014 at 1:37 pm

Whitehorse cross-country skier Emily Nishikawa is continuing to inspire Yukoners, even during her offseason.

Late goal determines women’s hockey final

April 21, 2014 at 2:08 pm

As time wound down in the women’s hockey final Thursday night, defenceman Amy Vermeulen took the game into her own hands.

Grabowski’s golden break earns him pool league title

April 21, 2014 at 2:02 pm

The 2013/14 Winter 9 Ball League wound up last Wednesday night with some surprising play and outcomes in the closing tournament.

Wrestling event sees 500-plus compete

April 17, 2014 at 1:47 pm

More than 500 students from 16 Yukon elementary schools hit the mats at the Canada Games Centre yesterday during the Yukon Schools’ Athletic Association wrestling tournament.

On To Nationals

April 17, 2014 at 1:46 pm

The Northern Novas competitive synchronized swimming team of Jamie Duke, top, and Katelyn Vowk competed in the Wildrose Classic in Lethbridge, Alta. last weekend.