Local Sports

Timbermen player chosen as a WLA all-star

Nanaimo senior A lacrosse player Chase Fraser honoured by league

Nanaimo Clippers open training camp

BCHL team practising this week leading up to first pre-season game Saturday (Aug. 26)

Trampolinists capable of bouncing with the best

Nanaimo Gymnastics School athletes find success at nationals, two of them now preparing for worlds

Raiders beat Broncos 51-10

V.I. players set records on special teams, defence

City of Nanaimo, club serving up pickleball at Beaufort Park

Six pickleball courts ready for use at Nanaimo park.

Vancouver Whitecaps help with tips and training at soccer camp

Members of the Major League Soccer club were in Nanaimo on Thursday.

V.I. Raiders look for high-intensity start to season


    Mid-Isle Mariners prepared for playoffs


      Women's championship wrestling title changes hands


        Senior B Timbermen win first playoff game


          V.I. Raiders back home to take on Kamloops

          The Raiders face the Broncos on Saturday (Aug. 19) in BCFC action at Caledonia Park.

          Men’s baseball players try for Western Canadian title

          Nanaimo-based B.C. Cardinals headed to Prince George for tournament

          Nanaimo softball players are a hit with Team Canada

          Brittany Dean and Keely Dodds represent country at world series, international cup tourney

          Nanaimo hammer thrower is a national champion

          Ethan Katzberg won the midget boys’ hammer throw at the Legion Youth Track and Field Championships

          Raiders shut out Huskers 40-0 on the road

          Nanaimo’s V.I. Raiders shut out the Valley Huskers 40-0 on Saturday at Chilliwack’s Exhibition Field

          High-level hoops athlete joins hometown team at VIU

          Tyus Barfoot will play PacWest basketball with the Mariners in 2017-18

          VIU basketball will hold camps for boys and girls

          Vancouver Island University is getting ready to host its basketball summer camps at the VIU gym

          Timbermen call 2017 a turning point

          Season in review: Senior A lacrosse team has its best campaign since 2011

          Intermediate A lacrosse program makes strides

          The intermediate A Timbermen recently handed out team awards to look back on a strong BCILL season

          Nanaimo beach volleyball team wins gold at Canada Games

          Jeff Webb and Isaac Bevis won the gold medal this past weekend at the Canada Games in Winnipeg

          Raiders edged by Rebels in home opener

          The Westshore Rebels beat the V.I. Raiders 27-25 in BCFC action on Saturday in Nanaimo

          Raiders will play fierce rivals in home opener

          Nanaimo takes on Westshore in junior football action Saturday (Aug. 5) at Caledonia Park

          Tough loss ends year for senior B Timbermen

          Nanaimo was beaten 24-8 by the Ladner Pioneers on Monday on the mainland