Three key events showcase Canada's sport
Alberta lacrosse has taken gigantic strides since the end of the National Lacrosse League season in May.
- By Bryce Forbes
Calgary Polo Club aims to break into local sporting landscape
The Calgary Polo Club was established back in 1890, 83 years earlier than Spruce Meadows, and 22 years prior to the first Stampede Rodeo taking place in the city.
Yet the 200-acre club – which is located in De Winton, Alta., just the south of Calgary – doesn't attract the crowds that other horse-related sports do.
- By Derrick Newman
Local family shoots and scores, on their unicycles
A ball spins across the pavement as a few boys scramble to retrieve a beat up hockey net, and get it out of the way of an oncoming car. A game of street hockey is a common sight during warm weather, but the Smith family puts their own twist on it.
- By Arielle Berze
First fight controversy hasn't slowed down new MMA promotion
The set up for Steve (Assassin) Fader's first foray into promoting the MMA sport he loved so much had a great start.
He sold just under 1,800 tickets out of the 1,895 person capacity, filling out two-thirds of the Telus Convention Center.
- By DAVID GOLDENSTEIN