The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal


Even though MMA is viewed by many as a blood sport, the recent Hard Knocks Fighting Championship, (HK53) fight in Calgary showcased competitors who demonstrated respect and sportsmanship. They fought not only for their titles, but also for their community by supporting local charities.

Hilary Boswell’s years in roller derby eventually moved her from Saskatoon to Calgary to pursue derby at a higher level.

Six years ago, Matt Brown was playing on Quebec ice as a prospect wanting to make a name for himself among the highest ranked prospects in the country.

The Mount Royal Cougars took to the Scotiabank Saddledome on Thursday night to battle it out with city rivals, the University of Calgary Dinos, as part of the highly anticipated Crowchild Classic.